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2017 College Cup - The Final Four - Tale Of The Tape - A Comparison Of The Participants

The Final Four Stanford Akron Indiana North Carolina
The Participants:
Overall Record: 17-2-2 18-3-2 17-0-6 17-3-1
Conference: Pac-12 Mid-American Big Ten Atlantic Coast 
Conference Record: 9-0-1 4-1-0 5-0-3 6-1-1
Regular Season Finish In Conference Play: First Second Second First (Coastal Division)
Record Away From Home 7-1-0 5-3-2 2-0-3 4-1-1

Coach:

Years At The Helm:

Jeremy Gunn

6th Season

Jared Embick

5th Season

Todd Yeagley

8th Season

Carlos Somoano

7th Season

NCAA Seed: Nine Five Two Three
CSN Poll Regular Season Ending Rank:  3 5 2 4
Average Shots Per Game: 17.10 14.5 17.7 13.4
Total Goals Scored: 45 50 48 53
Average Goals Scored Per Game: 2.14 2.17 2.09 2.52
Total Goals Allowed:  9 12 6 18
Average Goals Allowed Per Game: .43 0.52 0.26 0.86
Most Goals Scored In A Single Game: 5 5 5 6
Most Goals Allowed In A Single Game: 2 2 1 2
Corner Kicks (Total) 119 160 173 135
Total Number Shutouts: 12 12 17 7
Unbeaten Streak:  13 13 23 3
Last Loss: Saint Louis (0-2) Western Michigan (0-1) N/A Notre Dame (1-2)
Power Rating (RPI): 11 7 4 2
Strenghth

Athleticism

Experience

Explosiveness

Pressure

Uniified Team Effort

Enthusiasm 

Multi-Dimensional Offense

Opportunistic

How They Beat You: Set Pieces/Creativity Persistance/Momentum Stout Defense/Balance Run of Play/Energy
Top Scorer:

Foster Langsdorf

(13g, 6a)

Stuart Holthusen 

(12g, 3a)

Mason Toye 

(10g, 2a)

Alan Winn

(11g, 2a)

Number Players With Four Or Goals:  6 5 5 6
Key Distributor:

Drew Skundrich 

(5g, 5a)

Manuel Cordeiro 

(2g, 5a)

Trevor Swartz 

(4g, 7a)

Cam Lindley 

(7g, 13a)

Key Defender: Tomas Hillard-Arce Nate Shultz  Grant Lillard  Alex Comsia
Goalkeeper:

Nico Corti

(0.43 GAA) 

Ben Lundt

(0.51 GAA)

Trey Muse

(0.24)

James Pyle

(1.00 GAA)

Don't Underestimate: Jared Gilbey (0g, 6a) Pau Belana (0g, 3a) Francesco Moore (3g, 2a) Mauricio Pineda  (3g, 1a)
Freshman To Watch: Defender Logan Panchot  Center Back - Joao Moutinho  Midfielder - Griffin Dorsey  Defender John Nelson
Where They Have The Edge:  Up-Top Up-Top Backline Midfield
Wild Card (X-Factor)  Sam Werner (3g, 5a) Nick Hinds (6g, 4a) Andrew Gutman (6g, 4a) Jelani Pieters (9g, 7a)
A Key Element: Corey Baird (6g, 6a) Sam Gainford (10g, 5a)  Cory Thomas (7g, 3a) Zach Wright (4g, 11a)
Last Trip To College Cup: 2016 2015 2012 2016
The Road Traveled:

Pacific  0-0 (home)

Coastal Carolina 2-0 (home)

Wake Forest 2-0 (road) 

Seattle 3-0 (home)

Wisconsin 3-2 (home)

Louisville 0-0 (road)

 

Old Dominion 3-0 (home)

New Hampshire 2-1 (home)

Michigan State 1-1 (home)

UNCW 2-1 (home)

SMU 2-0 (home)

Fordham 2-1 (home) 

Semi-Final Opponent: Akron Stanford North Carolina Indiana

Game #1 - Stanford vs. Akron - Friday 6:00 p.m.

Game #2 - North Carolina vs. Indiana - Firiday 8:45 p.m.