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 Guy Melamed 24
Guy Melamed
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Nofit, Israel

High School:
Ort Greenberg

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 185

Position:
Back

Birthdate:
09/12/1979

Notes
2003 Semifinalist for the Missouri Athletic Club's Hermann Trophy ... has captured Team MVP honors three times ... known as a rock-solid defender ... rarely gets beaten one-on-one ... owns one of the most powerful shots on the team ... an outstanding student who earned Verizon Academic District I first-team honors in 2003 and second-team honors in 2002.

As a Junior (2003)
Nominated as one of 15 semifinalists for the Missouri Athletic Club's Hermann Trophy, the highest individual honor in collegiate soccer ... was a Soccer Post All-America first-team pick ... gained All-BIG EAST and NSCAA/adidas All-New England first-team honors ... started all 17 matches ... registered an assist on Neil Krause's game-winning goal against West Virginia (Oct. 5) ... was a Soccer America Preseason All-America honoree ... anchored a defense that allowed the fewest goals (14) in the BIG EAST ... earned the Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

As a Sophomore (2002)
Earned NSCAA/adidas All-America third-team honors ... was a College Soccer News All-America second-team selection ... gained All-BIG EAST and NSCAA All-New England first-team accolades ... started all 23 matches ... registered six goals for 12 points; tied for second on the team in goals ... netted three game-winning goals ... three of his six goals came on free kicks ... was named BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week and earned a spot on the Soccer America and College Soccer News teams of the week after scoring the game-winning goal off a free kick in BC's 2-1 win over then No. 3 St. John's (Sept. 1) ... scored in overtime - off a Paul Chase corner kick - in a 2-1 win against Brown (Oct. 30) ... scored the game-winning goal against Connecticut in the BIG EAST Championship title game (Nov. 17) ... scored the Eagles' third goal in their NCAA Tournament third-round win over SMU (Dec. 1), earning a spot on the College Soccer News Team of the Week ... anchored a defense that tied for the second-fewest goals allowed (14) in the BIG EAST ... recipient of the Al Morro Scholarship for Academic and Athletic Excellence for the 2002-03 school year ... earned the Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

As a Freshman (2001)
Earned an All-New England third-team selection ... selected to Soccer America's All-Freshman team ... was a freshman All-America honorable mention choice by College Soccer News ... appeared in and started 17 games ... recorded two goals and one assist ... scored one goal and one assist in the team's 3-2 win over Providence (Oct. 17) ... assist came on Ramon Smith's game-winning goal against the Friars ... also netted a goal in the Eagles' 3-2, overtime loss at Pittsburgh (Nov. 3) ... earned the Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

Before BC
A former member of Israel's U-18 and U-21 National Teams ... also played on the country's U-16 entry ... completed a mandatory three-year service in the Israeli army.

Personal
Enrolled in the Carroll School of Management ... Guy is the son of Hezi and Miriam Melamed ... born September 12, 1979.

Career Stats

Year      GP      GS      G      A      Pts.    Shots
2001      17      17      2      1        5      21
2002	  23	  23	  6	 0	 12	 26
2003      17      17      0      1        1      32
Totals	  57	  57	  8	 2	 18	 79

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