11 Shay Spitz
11 Shay Spitz
Birth Date: 01/27/1988
Height: 5-7
Weight: 145
Year: Senior
Hometown: Sydney, Australia
High School: Westfields Sports
Previous College: Orange Coast
Position: MF/D
Experience: 3V

CSF: Shay Spitz emerged as an offensive threatin 2007 after being an integral part of the Titans' back line in2006 and carried that play into 2008... Has led the team in scoringin each of the last two seasons with 11 points (4 goals and 3assists last year and 5 goals and 1 assist in 2007)... Appeared inall 20 matches each season, starting 19 times last year and 17times as a sophomore... In 2008 had game-winning goals at Air Forceon Sept. 12 and at UC Riverside on Nov. 8... Also scored at UCDavis on Oct. 13 and on Oct. 18 at Cal State Northridge... In 2007he scored both goals in a 2-1 win at UC Davis on Oct. 20... Alsoscored in the previous match against UC Riverside (Oct. 17) andadded two later goals against Cal State Bakersfield on Oct. 28 andUC Santa Barbara on Nov. 10... Appeared in all 19 matches in 2006as a true freshman.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Westfields SportsHigh in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia in 2005... Played twoyears of "senior" or varsity ball at left back and midfield forCoaches Trevor Morgan and Dave Barret.

ORANGE COAST COLLEGE: Took classes for onesemester but did not play intercollegiate soccer.

PERSONAL: Born on Jan. 27, 1988, in HongKong... Parents are Stephen and Tricia Spitz of Picnic Point inSydney... Has a brother, Tyler... .. Well traveled and toured withthe State Institute of Sport team... Has dual citizenship in theUnited States and New Zealand... Turned down an offer to playprofessionally this summer in Australia.