Men's Soccer

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Gavin Hoy
Gavin Hoy

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada

High School:
Hammarskjold High School

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 155

Position:
Midfielder

Birthdate:
09/07/1992

Major:
Philosophy



09/01/2014

SECOND HALF SURGE DOWNS OAKLAND AT WEST VIRGINIA, 4-1

Gavin Hoy scored Oakland's first goal of the season

08/16/2014

OAKLAND FALLS IN EXHIBITION OPENER 3-1 AT SIUE

Gerald Ben scored in the fifth minute on a penalty kick

06/03/2014

OAKLAND LEADS LEAGUE IN HONOR ROLL SELECTIONS FOR SECOND SEMESTER

The Golden Grizzlies had 122 student-athletes named to the list.

05/09/2014

OAKLAND MEN'S SOCCER SPRING SEASON REVIEW

Oakland took on two teams that ended the season in the top-25 nationally including the reigning NCAA national champions

01/23/2014

OAKLAND LEADS HORIZON LEAGUE IN FALL HONOR ROLL SELECTIONS

The Golden Grizzlies placed 120 student-athletes on the honor roll list.

08/20/2014

Oakland vs. Saginaw Valley State

The men's soccer team took on Saginaw Valley State in an exhibition match at the OU Soccer Field

11/12/2013

Oakland vs. Valparaiso

Oakland men's soccer faced Valparaiso in the quarterfinals of the Horizon League Championship at the OU Soccer Field

10/05/2013

Oakland vs. Detroit

The Oakland men's soccer team took on Detroit in a rivalry league match Saturday night at the OU Soccer Field

09/08/2013

Oakland vs. Oregon State

The men's soccer team took on Oregon State Sunday at the OU Soccer Field

09/06/2013

Oakland vs. Valparaiso

Oakland men's soccer faced Valpo in the first Horizon League matchup in school history at the OU Soccer Field on Friday

Career Game-by-Game | Career Stats

2013:
▪ 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)

2012:
▪ 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

2011:
▪ 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

Personal:
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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