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1 Kyle Dal Santo
1 Kyle Dal Santo
Height: 5-10
Weight: 165
Year: Junior
Hometown: Bolingbrook, Ill.
High School: Benet Academy
Position: GK
Major: Computer Management and Information Systems
gp 22
gs 20
min 2142:23
ga 17
gaa 0.71
sv 88

2016: All-West Region third team selection by NSCAA…All-Missouri Valley Conference second team selection…  Named to the National Team of the Week by CollegeSoccerNews.com and TopDrawerSoccer.com 11/22… Save percentage of .838 led the MVC and was ninth in the NCAA…Finished second in the MVC and 15th in the NCAA with 0.71 goals against average…Played every minute in goal for Cougars, finishing fourth nationally with 2142:23 played…Finished year with 88 saves, which was 12th best nationally… Recorded nine shutouts this season – moving him into a tie for second most all-time at SIUE with 20 for his career.

2015: All-Missouri Valley second team selection...MVC All-Tournament team selection...Finished No. 5 in the NCAA with a 0.49 goals against average...Also No. 10 in the NCAA with a .833 save percentage...Compiled an 11-2-2 record...Made 43 saves...Finished the year with nine shutouts...Tied his career high with eight saves in SIUE's 3-2 win at Drake 10/24...Earned MVC Defensive Player of the Week honors 11/9 - following 1-0 overtime win over Loyola where he made three saves, including a penatly kick...Started all but one game during the season...Played all but 45 minutes.

2014: Forced to make two starts in the postseason following an injury to starting goalkeeper Kent Kobernus...Shined in his first career start, shutting out Northwestern in the first round of the NCAA tournament, where he made a career-best eight saves...Made six saves at California in the second round. 

2013: Did not compete.

Prior to SIUE: Touted as one of the top goalkeepers in the country, the 5-11 Dal Santo comes to SIUE from the Chicago Fire Academy and Benet Academy.  Dal Santo was ranked No. 68 on TopDrawerSoccer.com's 2013 Top 150 Players as well as being rated as the No. 6 Goalkeeper in the nation, No. 2-ranked prospect in the entire Midwest, and the No. 77-ranked recruit in the country by collegesoccernews.com. Dal Santo started all 39 games for the Chicago Fire Academy last season in the U.S. Development Academy. In those 39 games, he recorded 20.5 shutouts and a 0.64 goals against average, helping the team to a 27-6-6 record, and a spot in the USSDA National Finals. 

Recent Games
Nov 5 at Evansville T, 1-1
Nov 11 Evansville W, 2-1
Nov 13 at Missouri State W, 1-0
Nov 17 at Michigan State T, 1-1
Nov 20 at Butler T, 0-0
Nov 27 at Wake Forest L, 2-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 22 8
Games started 20 7
Minutes 2142:23 783:42
Goals against 17 5
Goals-against average 0.71 0.57
Saves 88 33
Save pct .838 .868
Wins 10 4
Losses 5 1
Ties 7 3
Shutouts 9 3
Date Opponent Score gs min ga gaa sv sv%
Aug 14 Notre Dame T, 0-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 3 1.000
Aug 16 at Kentucky T, 0-0 - - - - - -
Aug 19 Dayton W, 1-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 1 1.000
Aug 26 Northern Illinois T, 1-1 1 110:00 1 0.82 2 .667
Aug 29 Valparaiso T, 0-0 1 110:00 0 0.00 3 1.000
Sep 3 at Butler L, 2-0 1 90:00 2 2.00 4 .667
Sep 9 CSUN W, 1-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 6 1.000
Sep 14 at Memphis L, 2-1 1 90:00 2 2.00 7 .778
Sep 17 Lipscomb L, 1-0 1 108:41 1 0.83 1 .500
Sep 24 at Loyola L, 1-0 1 90:00 1 1.00 3 .750
Sep 28 at Ohio State W, 3-2 1 90:00 2 2.00 3 .600
Oct 1 Drake W, 2-1 1 93:42 1 0.96 6 .857
Oct 4 IUPUI W, 3-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 4 1.000
Oct 8 at Bradley T, 0-0 1 110:00 0 0.00 3 1.000
Oct 11 Missouri State W, 2-1 1 90:00 1 1.00 2 .667
Oct 18 at Xavier W, 1-0 0 90:00 0 0.00 4 1.000
Oct 22 Bradley W, 3-1 1 90:00 1 1.00 5 .833
Oct 26 at Central Arkansas T, 0-0 0 110:00 0 0.00 3 1.000
Oct 29 Loyola W, 1-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 2 1.000
Nov 5 at Evansville T, 1-1 1 110:00 1 0.82 9 .900
Nov 11 Evansville W, 2-1 1 90:00 1 1.00 4 .800
Nov 13 at Missouri State W, 1-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 2 1.000
Nov 17 at Michigan State T, 1-1 1 110:00 1 0.82 6 .857
Nov 20 at Butler T, 0-0 1 110:00 0 0.00 5 1.000
Nov 27 at Wake Forest L, 2-1 1 90:00 2 2.00 4 .667
  gp gs min/g ga/g gaa sv/g sv%
2013-14 - - 0:00 - - - -
2014-15 2 2 90:00 .50 0.50 7.00 .933
2015-16 18 17 91:46 .50 0.49 2.50 .833
2016-17 22 20 97:23 .77 0.71 4.00 .838
Total 42 39 94:37 .64 0.61 3.50 .845
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
2013-14 - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 2 2 180:00 1 0.50 14 .933 1 1 0 1
2015-16 18 17 1651:51 9 0.49 45 .833 12 3 2 10
2016-17 22 20 2142:23 17 0.71 88 .838 10 5 7 9
Total 42 39 3974:14 27 0.61 147 .845 23 9 9 20
  gp gs min/g ga/g gaa sv/g sv%
Total 22 20 97:23 .77 0.71 4.00 .838
Conference 8 7 97:58 .63 0.57 4.13 .868
Exhibition 2 2 90:00 .00 0.00 2.00 1.000
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Home 10 10 96:14 .60 0.56 3.50 .854
Away 12 10 98:20 .92 0.84 4.42 .828
Neutral - - 0:00 - - - -
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Wins 10 9 90:22 .60 0.60 3.80 .864
Losses 5 5 93:44 1.60 1.54 3.80 .704
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August 2 2 110:00 .50 0.41 2.50 .833
September 6 6 93:07 1.33 1.29 4.00 .750
October 8 6 95:28 .38 0.35 3.63 .906
November 6 6 100:00 .83 0.75 5.00 .857
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
Total 22 20 2142:23 17 0.71 88 .838 10 5 7 9
Conference 8 7 783:42 5 0.57 33 .868 4 1 3 3
Exhibition 2 2 180:00 0 0.00 4 1.000 1 0 1 2
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Home 10 10 962:23 6 0.56 35 .854 7 1 2 4
Away 12 10 1180:00 11 0.84 53 .828 3 4 5 5
Neutral - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -
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Wins 10 9 903:42 6 0.60 38 .864 10 0 0 5
Losses 5 5 468:41 8 1.54 19 .704 0 5 0 -
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August 2 2 220:00 1 0.41 5 .833 0 0 2 1
September 6 6 558:41 8 1.29 24 .750 2 4 0 1
October 8 6 763:42 3 0.35 29 .906 6 0 2 5
November 6 6 600:00 5 0.75 30 .857 2 1 3 2