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Ryan Caugherty
Ryan Caugherty

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Pittsburgh, PA

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 173

Position:
Defender / Midfielder

Birthdate:
09/23/1980

About Caugherty... Described by Coach Vidovich as perhaps the most focused players he's ever coached ... constantly working on his game ... one of the most competitive players on the team ... a good ball-winner ... a tenacious defender ... possesses a great fighting mentality.

In 2003... Played in 18 games and started six of those matches ... battled a couple of nagging injuries throughout the season ... registered an assist on the Deacs second goal in the 4-0 shutout of South Carolina on Oct. 12 ... started the first six matches of the season ... fired eight shots on goal.

In 2002... Played in 18 games and drew starting assignments in each of those contests ... registered one assist against Elon from his back line position ... fired 14 shots during the course of the season ... a key component of a defense that put together a school record 11 shutouts during the year.

In 2001... Made an impact as a freshman, appearing in 18 of 21 games with 13 starts ... recorded four points on one goal and two assists ... scored a goal on his only shot of the season against Charlotte ... tallied an assist in the season-opening win against James Madison and against Duke on Nov. 3.

Background... An All-State selection at Penn Hills HS under Richard Nese ... a regional All-American ... Section 3 Player of the Year and an ODP Regional player.

Personal ... A business major ... chose Wake Forest over Duke, North Carolina, James Madison and Ohio State ... born 9/23/82 in Korea ... the son of Brenda and Richard Caugherty.

Caugherty's Career Statistics

Year GP/GS Sh G A Pts GWG 2001 18/13 1 1 2 4 0 2002 18/18 14 0 1 1 0 2003 18/6 8 1 1 1 0 Total 54/37 23 2 4 6 0

 

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