Nov. 13, 2013
BOCA RATON, Fla. –Florida Atlantic University men’s soccer player Ryan Price has earned third-team All-Conference USA honors, as voted on by the 10 conference head men’s soccer coaches.
Price is the team’s leading scorer and has started in all 15 games this season. He has tallied seven goals and four assists for 18 points total. Price collected his first FAU goal in a 3-1 win over UMass-Lowell on Sept. 1. He also earned his first assist in the same match. In the Owls’ following match on Sept. 11 against FGCU, Price posted a career high three goals, including the game winner, for a double overtime 3-2 victory. Price went on to score goals in FAU’s wins over Jacksonville (2-1) on Sept. 20 and UNF (3-2) on Sept. 22 leading the Owls to a five-game winning streak. In FAU’s final match against the Stetson University Hatters, Price led all players with three shots on goal, one of which he converted to a goal as the Owls defeated the Hatters 5-1.
Price finished the season with a .304 shot percentage and a .522 shot on goal percentage. The native of Smithtown, NY received conference honors to highlight his first season at FAU on Sept. 16 when he was named Conference USA’s Offensive Player of the Week. The Owls finished their season 7-7-2, 1-7-1 in conference play.