Men's Soccer

Gavin Hoy
Gavin Hoy


Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada

High School:
Hammarskjold High School

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 155




Career Game-by-Game | Career Stats

▪ Played in 17 matches, making 10 starts
▪ Finished tied for the second-most assists on the team with three
▪ Recorded assists in three straight matches: Detroit (10/5), Denver (10/7) and at Wright State (10/12)

▪ Played in 18 matches, making nine starts
▪ Finished season with six points
▪ Scored a goal at Oral Roberts (Sept. 22)
▪ Netted a goal against Fort Wayne (Nov. 9)
▪ Summit League Academic Honor Roll selection

▪ Saw action in 15 matches, starting once
▪ Ended the year with two points from one goal
▪ Made his collegiate debut in the season-opener against DePaul (8/27)
▪ Made his collegiate debut against DePaul (8/27) and his first start against Ohio State (10/26)
▪ Netted the match-winning goal in an exhibition vs Michigan State (8/18), the first night match at the OU Soccer Field
▪ Scored his first collegiate goal during against Detroit (10/19)
▪ Earned Summit League All-Academic Team honors as a distinguished scholar

High School:
▪ Earned four varsity letters in soccer at Hammarskjold High School and was a two-time team captain
▪ Helped his team win the 2007 junior indoor soccer title
▪ Earned MVP honors for the men's city soccer league in 2009 and 2010
▪ Was the Hammarskjold indoor soccer team MVP four times from 2006-09
▪ Also competed in Canadian football, badminton, volleyball and basketball at Hammarskjold
▪ Holds the city record with a 56-yard field goal
▪ He was the 2010 Hammarkjold junior and senior Athlete of the Year
▪ Helped HHS win the 2009 football championship and is also a city badminton singles champion

Top Athletic Performance:
▪ Training with the Toronto FC academy team

Academics and Extracurriculars:
▪ Graduated on the honor roll

Reasons for Choosing OU:
1. Oakland's Division I soccer program
2. The outstanding facilities on campus
3. The coaching staff and program at OU

Full Name:
Gavin Michael Van Bendegem-Hoy
Birthdate: September 7, 1992
Parents: Ruby Van Bendegem and Don Hoy
Siblings: Jeremy, Karoline, Taka
> His sister Karoline runs cross country at Guelph University

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