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Riley Grant
Riley  Grant


Copley, Ohio

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6-1 / 172




Men's Soccer Kicks off Spring Slate with Win

PSU win's its first of six spring contests


No. 23 Men's Soccer Hosts No. 21 MSU in Big Ten Quarters

Nittany Lions host Michigan State in a Big Ten Tournament quarterfinal match Sunday at Jeffrey Field at 1 p.m.


Minutillo's Header Puts No. 23 Penn State Past Akron, 1-0

Senior forward Mikey Minutillo scores in the 81st minute, Nittany Lions earn first win over the Zips in a decade; Wolverton saves five shots for his ninth shutout of the year


No. 7 Penn State Pounces on Penn, 6-2

Five Nittany Lions score six goals, most since 1999, in rout of the Quakers


No. 10 Lions Host Mack Brady Game Sunday vs. Ohio State

Nittany Lions honor Mack Brady on Sunday against the Buckeyes as PSU looks to improve to 2-0-0 in Big Ten play

2014 (Sophomore): Appeared in 18 matches, starting one ... Tallied a goal and two assists in 382 minutes out on the pitch ... Took six shots, two of which were on goal ... First career score came in a 6-2 win vs. Penn (Sept. 24) ... Tallied first assist in a 3-0 win vs. St. Francis (Sept. 16) ... Added another assist, Nov. 5 vs. Akron in what proved to be game winning goal in a 1-0 win vs. the Zips.


2013 (Freshman - Akron): Appeared in 11 games ... Fired two shots in a 1-0 win at West Virginia ... Logged 40 minutes in a 2-1 win at Michigan ... Played in both games of the MAC Tournament against West Virginia and Western Michigan as Akron won the title.

High School/Club/ODP:Rated 12th-best prospect in the Great Lakes Region and a four-star recruit according to ... Led Copley-Fairlawn High School to district and regional championships, and the state semifinals as a junior ... Scored 16 goals, including seven game-winners, while tallying eight assists in that breakout season, earning All-Ohio Second Team honors ... Played club soccer for the Internationals SC of the US Soccer Development Academy as a senior ... Played on three Ohio Youth Soccer Association North State Cup Champion teams (2010, 2011, 2012) ... Also played club soccer with Everest SC Black (2009-12) and Ohio Select Futbol Club (2005-09).

Personal:Riley Neal Grant was born January 27, 1995 in Cleveland, Ohio to Russ and Judy Grant ... Has a younger brother, Austin, and a younger sister, Grace ...Father, Russ, played soccer at Cleveland State ... Intends to major labor of employment relations.

Year GP-GS Goals Assists Points GWG Shots
2013* 11-0 0 0 0 0 2
2014 18-1 1 2 4 0 6
TOTALS 29-1 1 2 4 0 8
*Stats from Akron

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