Men's Soccer

Eliott Tarney
Eliott Tarney


Preston, England

High School:
Corpus Christi Catholic Sports

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 179




Oakland Wins Final Exhibition Over SVSU 3-1

OU outshot Saginaw Valley State 21-8


Oakland Hosts SVSU in Final Exhibition Match

Admission is free and will begin at 7 p.m.


Oakland Draws Scoreless Exhibition at No. 19 Northwestern

OU had a 5-4 shots on goal advantage in the match


No. 1 Oakland Faces No. 3 Western Illinois in Championship

The match kicks off at 1 p.m. ET


Oakland Heads to League Championship as Top Seed

The Golden Grizzlies face Fort Wayne in the semifinal on Friday at Noon ET.


Oakland vs. Northwestern

The men' soccer team traveled to No. 19 Northwestern for an exhibition match at Lakeside Field


Oakland vs UMKC - Oct. 13, 2012

The Golden Grizzlies beat the Kangaroos 3-1 at the OU Soccer Field. Kyle Bethel scored twice in the win.


Oakland vs Duquesne - Sept. 26, 2012

Matt Dudley scored the golden-goal in double-OT as Oakland beat Dusquesne 2-1 at the OU Soccer Field on Sept. 26, 2012

▪ Did not see any match action

▪ Played five matches in goal, making three starts
▪ Recorded a shutout against Detroit Mercy (Oct. 3)
▪ Played 30:43 minutes in shutout against Oral Roberts (Sept. 22)
▪ Finished with a 0.82 goals against average and a .786 save percentage

High School:
▪ Played for Corpus Christi Catholic Sports College from 2005-09
▪ Helped his team at Corpus Christi go unbeaten in the English School League
▪ Won the prestigious Preston Cup in 2010
▪ Won a tournament in Italy as part of the Liverpool Youth Team

Top Athletic Performance:
▪ Playing at age 15 and helping his CSSF club team win a gold medal in the under-18 division in Portugal

Top Athletic Performance:
▪ Won the Basil McGowan Shiled as the best all-around pupil
▪ He was a senior prefect at his high school
▪ Volunteered as a form buddy and reading assistant
▪ Participated in high school drama performances

Reasons for Choosing OU:
1. The first rate coaching staff
2. An opportunity to continue playing soccer and learning
3. The positive reports from other Oakland attendees in Europe

Full Name:
Eliott Preston Tarney
Birthdate: November 2, 1993
Parents: Richard and Julie Tarney
Siblings: Ashlyn Tarney

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