Duke Men's Soccer BIO
13 Austin McDaniel
Career: Played in 10 games after joining team as a walk-on in 2008.
2009: Saw action in three contests … played a season high 58 minutes against Presbyterian ... ACC Honor Roll selection.
2008: Saw action against both American and Stony Brook ... ACC Honor Roll selection.
Prep: Helped team to conference finals and a 13-11-5 record senior year ... tallied 11 goals and eight assists ... first team All-Conference and state all star as a senior ... voted team MVP as a senior ... team advanced to regional playoffs during junior campaign with a record of 18-7-4 ... advanced to state semifinals with a 23-4-5 ledger as a sophomore ... three-year letter winner ... an AP scholar and member of National Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society ... earned Principal’s Honor for seven semesters.
Personal: Born Austin Harris McDaniel on May 4, 1989 in Tuscon, Ariz. ... son of David and Cristy McDaniel ... has two brothers, Ryan (20) and Tyler (16) and one sister, Courtney (14) ... Ryan is currently a junior midfielder for the Blue Devils ... father (1984) also played soccer at Duke ... mother (1984) and aunt Cheryl Duckworth (1988) also attended Duke ... favorite athlete is Zinedine Zidane.