MEN'S SOCCER ADDS THREE NEWCOMERS FOR 2017 SEASON
June 16, 2017

ROCHESTER, Mich. – Noah Jensen, Ben McCauley and Jacob Moore have been added to the Oakland men’s soccer team as a part of the 2017 recruiting class, announced head coach Eric Pogue on Friday.

Name

Class

Position

Hometown

High School/Club Team/College

Noah Jensen

Fr.

MF

Courtice, Ontario-Canada

Holy Trinity Secondary/Sigma FC

Ben McCauley

Fr.

MF

Novi, Mich.

Northville/Michigan Jags FC

Jacob Moore

Jr.

F/MF

Ashland, Mo.

Southern Boone County/Joplin Demize/East Central College


 

NOAH JENSEN – MF
Freshman
Courtice, Ontario-Canada
Holy Trinity Secondary/Sigma FC
 
Highlights
▪ Helped led Holy Trinity to two regional championships and provincial bronze medal
▪ Scored 43 goals in high school career earning team Most Valuable Player honors twice
▪ Four-year honor roll selection
 
Why Jensen chose Oakland: “I choose Oakland University because they are a good fit for me in academics and athletics along with having a beautiful campus and great sports facilities. The excellent soccer program and coaching staff will offer me opportunities to succeed throughout my collegiate career.”
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BEN MCCAULEY – MF

Freshman
Novi, Mich.
Northville/Michigan Jags FC
 
Highlights
▪ Helped Northville to Kensington Lakes Athletic Associations (KLAA) division titles in 2015 and 2016 along with conference title 2015
▪ Earned All-State First Team, All-District and All-Conference selection in 2016 and All-Conference honors in 2015
▪ Helped Midwest Regional League (MRL) Premier to a championship in 2015
▪ Member of National League in 2014 and 2015

 
Why McCauley chose Oakland: "There's nothing I don't like about Oakland. From the academics, athletics and the student body, I feel very comfortable with this school.”
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JACOB MOORE – F/MF

Junior
Ashland, Mo.
Southern Boone County/Joplin Demize/East Central College
 
Highlights
▪ Two-time National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Second-Team All-American, All-Region and All-Conference selection
▪ Four-time high school All-State, three-time All-Midwest and two-time All-State Offensive Player of the Year
▪ All-time Sothern Boone County career leader in goals, assists and single season goals
 
Why Moore chose Oakland: "I chose Oakland because of the excellent reputation of the soccer program and coaches. I also saw Oakland as a place where I could achieve academic success."


 
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