2 Christian Meyer
2 Christian Meyer
Height: 5-11
Weight: 165
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Hinsdale, IL
High School: Hinsdale Central
Position: F
Major: Finance & Strategy
Parents: Keith & Eileen Meyer
g 6
a 2
pts 14
gw 4

Senior (2017):

Appeared in all 22 games, making 15 starts…Was one of five Eagles to register double-digit points, finishing with a career-high six goals and 14 points…Ranked second on the team with four game-winning goals…Netted his first three goals of the season in consecutive games from October 3rd through the 13th against Piedmont, #1 Chicago and NYU, all Emory victories…Was named the UAA Offensive Player of the Week on November 7th after scoring the game-winning goal in overtime in the season finale against Rochester, helping the Eagles secure a postseason bid…Recorded a pair of game-winning strikes in the NCAA tournament against Dickinson and Mary Hardin-Baylor, propelling Emory into the NCAA DIII Quarterfinals for the first time since 1988…Had 34 shot attempts on the year including 23 on target…Played a season-high 95 minutes in the NCAA Elite Eight at Chicago.

Junior (2016):

Meyer played in all 16 contests for the Eagles in 2016 including appearing in the starting lineup for nine matches…Finished third on the team with seven points thanks to two goals and three assists…Registered at least one point in all four games to begin the year, collecting assists against Texas-Tyler on September 3rd, Maryville on September 4th and North Carolina Wesleyan on September 11th...Found the back of the net in Emory’s 2-0 win over Methodist on September 10th…Added another marker in the team’s 4-0 victory at Covenant on October 22nd.

Sophomore (2015):

Meyer had a terrific breakthrough sophomore season for the Eagles in 2015. He led the team with five goals and 11 points while playing in 16 games including 11 in a starting role. Three of his tallies were of the game-winning variety, all coming in the 81st minute or later. He earned All-UAA Second Team honors for the first time in his career for his play. Meyer scored his first two collegiate goals in Emory’s 7-1 win over St. Joseph’s (Brooklyn) on September 5th. He netted the game-winner in the 88th minute to give the Eagles a 2-1 victory at Berry College on September 19th. Meyer found the back of the net in the 81st minute for the game-winner against #17 Washington on October 10th. He scored the golden-goal in the 95th minute defeat Birmingham Southern on October 21st. Meyer added his lone assist of the season in a 1-1 tie against Carnegie Mellon on October 18th.

Freshman (2014):

Meyer played in nine games off the bench for Emory during his freshman year.  He took three shots during the campaign, a pair of which were on goal.  The midfielder/ forward logged a season-high 51 minutes during the Eagles’ 1-0 loss at Brandeis University, the then-seventh ranked team in Division III.

Career Statistics:

  GP GS Goals Assists Points
2014 9 0 0 0 0
2015 16 11 5 1 11
2016 16 9 2 3 7
2017 22 15 6 2 14
Totals 63 35 13 6 32

For complete career statistics, click here.

Honors:

2015 All-University Athletic Association Second Team
 

Prior to Emory:

Was a four-year member of the Hinsdale Central High School team, serving as the team captain during his senior year... Was an all-Midwest and all-State selection in 2013, and an all-Section honoree in 2012... Scored 17 goals and assisted on 12 others his senior season... Coached in high school by Michael Wiggins... Also played club soccer for the Chicago Fire for two years, where he was coached by Paul Cadwell

Personal:

Born July 17th... Brother, Mitchell, plays soccer at Cornell...National Merit Scholarship recipient...Son of Keith and Eileen Meyer.

Why he chose Emory:

"I chose Emory for the amazing weather, great business school and quality soccer team."

Recent Games
Oct 29 at Case Western Reserve L, 3-2
Nov 4 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 3-2
Nov 11 vs. Dickinson W, 3-1
Nov 12 at Lynchburg W, 1-0
Nov 17 vs. Mary Hardin-Baylor W, 2-1
Nov 18 at Chicago T, 1-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 22 7
Games started 15 7
Goals 6 3
Assists 2 1
Points 14 7
Shots 34 16
Shot Pct .176 .188
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 4 1
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Sep 1 N.C. Wesleyan W, 3-0 - 0 1 1 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 2 Pacific Lutheran W, 1-0 - 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 9 at Wash. & Lee L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 10 vs. Randolph L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 13 at Sewanee W, 3-2 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 16 Birmingham Southern W, 3-0 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 20 at Maryville (Tenn.) W, 1-0 - 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Sep 23 Carthage W, 3-0 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 30 Washington (Mo.) W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 3 at Piedmont W, 5-2 - 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 1
Oct 7 at Chicago W, 3-0 1 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 0
Oct 13 New York U. W, 5-0 1 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 0
Oct 15 Brandeis L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 5 .000 0-0 0
Oct 18 at Oglethorpe L, 3-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 22 Berry W, 4-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 27 at Carnegie Mellon T, 2-2 1 0 1 1 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 29 at Case Western Reserve L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Nov 4 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 3-2 1 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 1
Nov 11 vs. Dickinson W, 3-1 1 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 1
Nov 12 at Lynchburg W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Nov 17 vs. Mary Hardin-Baylor W, 2-1 1 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 1
Nov 18 at Chicago T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2014-15 9 - .00 .00 .00 .33 .000 .22 .667
2015-16 16 11 .31 .06 .69 1.25 .250 .75 .600
2016-17 16 9 .13 .19 .44 1.75 .071 .94 .536
2017-18 22 15 .27 .09 .64 1.55 .176 1.05 .676
Total 63 35 .21 .10 .51 1.35 .153 .83 .612
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2014-15 9 - 0 0 0 3 .000 2 .667 0 0 0-0 0
2015-16 16 11 5 1 11 20 .250 12 .600 5 0 0-0 3
2016-17 16 9 2 3 7 28 .071 15 .536 1 0 0-0 0
2017-18 22 15 6 2 14 34 .176 23 .676 2 0 0-0 4
Total 63 35 13 6 32 85 .153 52 .612 8 0 0-0 7
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 22 15 .27 .09 .64 1.55 .176 1.05 .676
Conference 7 7 .43 .14 1.00 2.29 .188 1.57 .688
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 5 .22 .11 .56 1.56 .143 1.00 .643
Away 10 7 .20 .10 .50 1.40 .143 1.00 .714
Neutral 3 3 .67 .00 1.33 2.00 .333 1.33 .667
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Wins 15 8 .40 .07 .87 1.53 .261 1.07 .696
Losses 5 5 .00 .00 .00 2.20 .000 1.40 .636
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September 9 3 .00 .11 .11 .78 .000 .56 .714
October 8 7 .38 .13 .88 2.38 .158 1.50 .632
November 5 5 .60 .00 1.20 1.60 .375 1.20 .750
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 22 15 6 2 14 34 .176 23 .676 2 0 0-0 4
Conference 7 7 3 1 7 16 .188 11 .688 2 0 0-0 1
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 9 5 2 1 5 14 .143 9 .643 1 0 0-0 1
Away 10 7 2 1 5 14 .143 10 .714 1 0 0-0 1
Neutral 3 3 2 0 4 6 .333 4 .667 0 0 0-0 2
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Wins 15 8 6 1 13 23 .261 16 .696 1 0 0-0 4
Losses 5 5 0 0 0 11 .000 7 .636 0 0 0-0 0
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September 9 3 0 1 1 7 .000 5 .714 0 0 0-0 0
October 8 7 3 1 7 19 .158 12 .632 1 0 0-0 1
November 5 5 3 0 6 8 .375 6 .750 1 0 0-0 3