27 Sydney Drinkwater
Sydney  Drinkwater

RS Junior

Merritt Island, FL

High School:
Merritt Island High School

Last College:
University of South Florida



Exercise Science


Message from Pat Chun, FAU VP and Director of Athletics

December Newsletter


FAU’s Student Athletes Post the Program’s Highest G.P.A.

Every women’s team (11) averaged a 3.0 G.P.A. or higher


2015 Women's Soccer: A Season in Review

Owls tally 12 wins, five All-Conference Awards


Women's Soccer Season Ends at C-USA Tournament

Claire Emslie: 29th career goal


Baker Named Conference USA Co-Coach of the Year

Baker leads FAU into C-USA Tournament

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2015 (Junior):

  • Named Third Team All-Conference USA
  • Named C-USA Keeper of the Week on Oct. 19 and Oct. 26
  • Tied FAU record with 10 shutouts in a season
  • Allowed goals against average of just 0.79
  • Boasted .867 save percentage
  • Played all 1838 minutes in goal for FAU
  • Made 11 saves at FIU on Oct. 25
  • Dealt seven consecutive shutouts to end regular season

2014 (Sophomore): 

  • Played an impressive 1,938 minutes in goal in her first season at FAU, making 89 saves
  • recorded eight shutouts, the second-most in a season in program history
  • her .808 save percentage and .088 goals against average each rank in the FAU record books for a single season
  • recorded an assist against Rice on Oct. 19.

Previous College:

  • Came to FAU as a transfer from USF
  • played in two matches for the Bulls as a freshman, totaling 85 minutes without allowing a goal
  • earned her first career victory over Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Aug. 23 with 55 minutes of shutout play.

High School:

  • Attended Merritt Island High School and played under Head Coach Scott Carswell and posted a career goal percentage of .44
  • led her team to the 2010 State Championship and was named MVP
  • recorded 10 shutouts in 2010, making 110 saves on the season
  • in her junior year, she earned 16 shutouts, followed by 17 shutouts and 125 saves in her senior campaign.

Personal: Daughter of Paul and Valerie Drinkwater...born and raised in Merritt Island, FL...majoring in exercise science.

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