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1 Eric Klenofsky

2016 MAAC Preseason Goalkeeper of the Year

2016 MAAC Co-Goalkeeper of the Year

2016 All-MAAC Second Team

MAAC 35th Anniversary Second Team

2015 All-Northeast Region First Team
2015 MAAC Goalkeeper of the Year

2015 All-MAAC First Team
2015 MAAC Preseason Player of the Year
2015 ECAC All-Star
2014 NCAA Division I Statistical Leader (GAA)
2014 All-MAAC Second Team
2013 NCAA Division I Statistical Leader (GAA)
2013 All-MAAC Second Team

SENIOR (2016): Named MAAC Co-Goalkeeper of the Year...Ranked first in the conference with a .841 save percentage, second with a 0.87 goals against average, and was tied for fifth with four shutouts....Averaged 4.82 saves per game, which was third in the MAAC and recorded 53 saves, which were the eighth-most in the conference....Leaves Monmouth with the fourth-best goals against average in program history (0.745), the third highest save percentage (0.842)...Named MAAC Defensive Player of the Week twice this season, also earning a Second Team All-MAAC selection.

JUNIOR (2015): Was named MAAC Preseason Player of the Year and backed up the selection with Goalkeeper of the Year honors… Also earned All-Northeast Region and All-MAAC First Teams, ECAC All-Star recognition and Academic Team honors… Was named to the MAAC 35th Anniversary Second Team... Selected as a Top 10 goalkeeper in the country in the preseason by Top Drawer Soccer… Chosen MAAC Defensive Player of the Week three times – Sept. 14, Sept. 21 and Oct. 5 – and picked to Top Drawer Soccer National Team of the Week on Oct. 6… Also selected a Hero Sports Stud of the Week twice… Played every minute in goal for the Hawks, posting a 1.00 goals-against average and a .784 save percentage with seven shutouts… His 13 wins on the season moved him into second all-time in the MAAC with 31 for his career… Made a then-career-high seven saves in a win over Villanova on Sept. 12… Made four stops in a scoreless draw against Rutgers on Sept. 16… Shut out Holy Cross on the road on Sept. 19, making six saves… Made another six saves in a 4-1 win over Seton Hall on Sept. 22… Posted three-straight shutouts to begin conference play, making three saves at Canisius (Sept. 26), seven against Iona (Sept. 30) and two against Siena (Oct. 3)… Compiled his seventh clean sheet of the year Oct. 17 at Fairfield… Made a then-career-high eight saves in a 2-2 tie at Marist on Oct. 31… Established a new career high with nine saves in the MAAC Championship Game against Rider on Nov. 9.

SOPHOMORE (2014):
Earned his second-consecutive NCAA Division I Statistical Championship in goals-against average at 0.48, while also playing a pivotal role in team statistical championships in both goals-against average (0.48) and save percentage (.883)… Finished second in both the nation and the conference in save percentage (.880)… Was selected to attend the 2015 NCAA Career in Sports Forum… Earned All-MAAC Second Team Honors… Was named MAAC Defensive Player of the Week on Sept. 22 and Nov. 10, while also earning Big Apple Soccer Player of the Week and ECAC Defensive Player of the Week on Nov. 13… Posted an 11-4-6 record in net, including 12 shutouts, good for fourth all-time in a single season at Monmouth… Also tied for the league lead in total saves with 81… Matched his career high with seven saves on two occasions in shutouts of Marist (Oct. 25) and Siena (Nov. 8)… Also shut out UMass Lowell (Aug. 29), Holy Cross (Sept. 13), Rutgers (Sept. 16), Canisius (Sept. 30), Niagara (Oct. 4), Manhattan (Oct. 8), Fairfield (Oct. 11), Quinnipiac (Oct. 18), Rider (Oct. 29), and Saint Peter’s (Nov. 5)… Made six saves in a 2-1 win over Iona (Nov. 14) in the MAAC Championship Semifinals and another six stops in a 1-1 draw at Villanova (Sept. 20).

FRESHMAN (2013):
Led the nation in goals-against average (0.22) and finished second in save percentage (.914)… Earned All-MAAC Second Team recognition… Was selected MAAC Defensive Player of the Week in four-straight weeks (Oct. 14, 21, 28 and Nov. 4)… Also earned ECAC Player of the Week on Oct. 29… Both his goals-against average and save percentage set new MAAC single-season records. Took over the starting goalkeeper position at the beginning of MAAC play and the Hawks immediately went on a nine-game unbeaten streak… Monmouth posted a 7-1-4 record with him in net… Compiled nine clean sheets… Made a season-high seven saves and added two more in the penalty kick shootout in the MAAC Championship Semifinals against Manhattan… Also shut out Quinnipiac in the MAAC Championship Game.

BEFORE MONMOUTH:
Named a 2012 NSCAA First Team All-American, becoming the only player from New Jersey to represent the East in the NSCAA All-American Game… Earned Star Ledger First Team All-State in helping DePaul Catholic earn its first-ever Passaic County Championship in 2012… Also earned Star Ledger All-State as a junior… Also played for the TSF Academy Club Team, earning the 2011 Super Y-League North American Championship.

KLENOFSKY'S CAREER STATS:

YEAR GP GS MIN GA GAA SV SV% W L T SHO
2013 13 12 1219:35 3 0.22 32 .914 7 1 4 9
2014 21 21 2050:38 11 0.48 81 .880 11 4 6 12
2015 21 21 1986:15 22 1.00 80 .784 13 4 4

7

2016

TOTAL

11

66

11

65

1030:00

6286:28

10

46

0.87

0.66

53

246

.841

.842

5

36

4

13

2

16

4

32

Position: Goal Keeper
Height: 6'6"
Weight: 170
Year: Senior
Hometown: Lincoln Park, NJ
High School: DePaul Catholic
Club: TSF Academy
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