Bruins open the season in Indiana against Notre Dame on Aug. 30
Men's soccer player Joe Sofia leads the list with a 3.96 cumulative GPA
UCLA to square off against Cardinal on Thursday night, Golden Bears on Sunday night.
Hollingshead scores lone goal in 12th minute while defense allows just one shot on goal.
Bruins to play Beavers on Friday afternoon, Huskies on Monday night on Pac-12 Networks.
Introducing the 2012 UCLA Men's Soccer Juniors
Men's Soccer vs. North Carolina; UCLA 2, UNC 2 (UNC wins 3-1 on PKs); Dec. 9, 2011
Men's Soccer vs. Oregon State; UCLA 1 Oregon State 0; Oct. 30, 2011
Men's Soccer vs. Seattle; UCLA 2, Seattle 1; Sept. 23, 2011
Men's Soccer vs. Washington; UCLA, 1 Washington 0; Oct. 28, 2011
Men's Soccer vs. Saint Mary's (2-1), Sept. 9, 2011
2011 -- Earned Pac-12 All-Academic honorable mention acclaim ... Voted UCLA's Most Improved Player ... Tied for third on the team with seven assists ...Played in 21 games with 17 starts ... Helped UCLA post nine shutouts in their last 11 games, including a school record-tying eight in a row.
2010 -- Named to Goal.com's All-Freshman third team ... Starter in 15 of 16 games played ... Recorded two assists on the year, assisting on goals against San Diego and on the game-winner at Cal State Fullerton ... Helped lead the Bruins to nine shutouts, the team's most since 2005.
U.S. National Team -- Member of the U-18 National Team pool in 2007/2008 ... US Men's National Team Mega Camp participant in 2007.
High School/Club -- NSCAA/adidas Region IV honoree in 2008 ... Played club soccer for Irvine Strikers, which won the 2006 U.S. Club Soccer National Championship ... Ranked No. 22 in the Top Drawer Soccer Top 100 recruit list ... Part of the 2009 U.S.F.C. Super Elite Discover Europe Showcase Team ... U.S. Soccer Development Academy Participant from 2007-2010 ... Competed on the swim team at Dana Hills HS as a freshman and sophomore and was a league finalist and CIF qualifier both seasons in the 50 & 100 Freestyles ... Earned the Scholar Athlete Award in both 2007 and 2008 ... Played water polo in 2008 and 2009 and helped lead his team to the CIF Quarterfinals both seasons ... Won the Scholar Athlete Award in 2008 and 2009.
Personal -- Describes his biggest athletic thrill as playing against Mainz 05 Soccer Club with the Bluestars Premier Team while touring Germany in 2009 ... Admires Brazilian defender Maicon ... Parents: Phillip and Sharon ... Has an older brother, Michael, and younger sister, Megan ... Father Phillip Matchett was on the water polo and swimming teams at UCLA and was captain of the Bruin water polo team in 1984 ... Both parents attended UCLA ... Hobbies include going to the beach and body boarding ... Full name is Patrick Allen Matchett ... Born March 3, 1992 in Laguna Niguel, CA ... Pre-Business Economics major.
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