UCLA Men's Soccer BIO
Shawn Singh
Player Profile:
Shawn Singh 1266640
Position: Defender
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 145
Year: Senior
Hometown: Bakersfield, CA
High School: Garces Memorial HS
Experience: 3 Letters

2011 --- Honorable mention All-Pac-12 and Pac-12 All-Academic selection ... Named the Pac-12 Player of the Week and selected to the Top Drawer Soccer Team of the Week for Nov. 1-7 after scoring a goal at Stanford and leading the team to a pair of shutout victories ... Played in all 24 games with 22 starts ... Recorded one goal and five assists on the year ... Contributed to 12 Bruin shutouts, the third-highest total in school history, including a school-record tying eight in a row.

2010 --- Second-team All-Pac-10 ... Named to the honorable mention Pac-10 All-Academic team ... Starter in 19 of 20 games played ... Totaled one goal and three assists for five points on the year ... Scored the game-winner at Oregon State and had assists on game-winners against Davidson and at Washington ... Also added an assist on UCLA's lone goal at Stanford.

2009 -- Starter in 15 of 17 games played ... Totaled one goal and two assists on the year ... Scored the game-winning goal against Cal State Fullerton ... Assisted on the game-winner in the home win over Cal.

High School/Club -- Played four years on the varsity squad at Garces Memorial HS under coach Mike Howes ... Earned first-team All-Southeast Yosemite League as a sophomore, junior and senior and was an honorable mention selection as a freshman ... Led the CIF Central Section with 18 assists during his senior year and received first-team All-CIF honors ... Captained his team to the Division II Valley Championship game ... Led team to the league championship as a sophomore and also was named the Defensive MVP. ... Team captain for four years with the Bakersfield Gunners, which won U-18 Gold in the Coast Soccer League with an undefeated record ... In 2007, played with the Bakersfield Brigade in the Premier Development League and ranked third on the team in minutes played with 980 ... Named Player of the Game in a U.S. Open Cup match against the Portland Timbers ... Played in the 2006 Gothia Cup in Sweden.

Personal -- Joined the UCLA team after the 2008 season as a walk-on ... Favorite soccer players include Thierry Henry, Gael Clichy and Xabi Alonso ... Describes his biggest athletic thrills as playing alongside Eric Wynalda and competing in the Gothia Cup in Sweden ... Hobbies are music and ping-pong ... Career objective is to work in an Artist and Repertoire (A&R) division of a major record label ... Parents: Satinder and Shahnaz Singh ... Has older sisters, Sonya and Persis ... Full name is Shawn Bijan Singh ... Born May 5, 1989 in Bakersfield, CA ... Economics major.

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