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 Issey Maholo 1
Issey Maholo
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Tokyo, Japan

High School:
St. Mary's International

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 165

Position:
Goalkeeper

Birthdate:
03/24/1985

09/13/2013

Men's Soccer Travels To Pitt Saturday Night

Sides face off for first time as ACC members

AS A SENIOR (2006)
Received a medical hardship waiver ... played in four games, including three ACC contests ... finished the season with a record of 1-3-0; registered a 1.92 goals against average and a .667 save percentage ... totaled a 1-2-0 record, a 1.59 goals against average and a .675 save percentage in league play ... notched the victory in goal in a 2-1 overtime win against Virginia Tech (9/8); the victory marked the program's first in the ACC ... registered six saves in a 3-2 overtime loss at Virginia (9/15) ... totaled five saves in a 1-0 loss at Duke (9/23).

AS A JUNIOR (2005)
Played in 14 games, starting 12 ... earned the program's Thomas McElroy Award as the junior who demonstrates excellence in soccer at the awards banquet ... totaled 72 saves on the season ... finished the season ranked first among all ACC goalkeepers in saves per game (5.14); also led all conference goalkeepers in saves per game in league play (5.65) ... registered a 3-7-2 record ... tallied a 2.16 goals against average and a .727 save percentage ... recorded a career-high and ACC single-game season high 12 saves against Duke (9/30) ... recorded two shutouts - against Quinnipiac (9/7) and St. Peter's (9/21); totaled four saves in the team's 3-0 home win over Quinnipiac ... made six saves against Wake Forest (10/16) to preserve a 1-1 overtime tie.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2004)
Played in and started all 20 matches ... earned All-Big East second-team accolades ... earned Big East Goalkeeper of the Week honors four times, including three weekly awards in the season's first four weeks ... twice captured ECAC Goaltender of the Week for the weeks - on Sept. 14 and Oct. 19 ... compiled a 13-5-2 record with a single-season school-record 0.49 goals against average ... boasted an .882 save percentage ... recorded 75 saves, including a season-high seven saves in the team's 3-1 season-opening win over Brown ... registered 10 shutouts, tying him for second place on the school's single-season list ... recorded three consecutive shutouts from Oct. 13 through Oct. 20, leading BC to victories over Yale, Pittsburgh and Connecticut ... played more than 1,837 minutes - the fifth-highest single-season total in BC soccer history.

AS A FRESHMAN (2003)
Played in and started two matches in net ... compiled a 1-1-0 record with a 0.45 goals against average ... tallied an .889 save percentage ... earned the shutout victory over Ohio State in the first round of the Penn State Nike Tournament (9/13) ... recorded four saves in BC's 1-0 double-overtime loss to Connecticut (9/24).

BEFORE BC
Was a four-year member of the Kawasaki Frontale U-18 Youth Team; joined the team at age 14 .... the team finished eighth nationally in the 2002 All-Japan Youth Tournament ... was selected to the Kanagawa Prefecture All-Star Team ... allowed just 0.95 goals per game in 20 matches in 2002 ... surrendered 1.20 goals per game in 10 matches in 2001 ... earned the U-15 Best Goalkeeper Award at the 1998 Portsmouth (England) Cup ... played for coaches Himomoto Iwabuchi, Kenji Ohba and Takuya Matsumoto.

PERSONAL
Enrolled in the Graduate School of Management ... earned a bachelor's degree in general management in May 2007 ... Issey and his younger sister Hanako are the children of Yumiko Miyakawa and Etieene Maholo... born March 24, 1985.

MAHOLO'S CAREER STATS
Year	GP	GS	Min.	GA	GAA	Saves	SV%	Record
2003	2	2	199:48	1	0.45	8	.889	1-1-0
2004	20	20	1837:22	10	0.49	75	.882	13-5-2
2005	14	12	1123:03	27	2.16	72	.727	3-7-2
2006	4	3	327:51	7	1.92	14	.667	1-3-0
Totals	40	37	3488:04	45	1.16	169	.790	18-16-4

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