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- Mathieu Laurent
Mathieu  Laurent

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Markham, Ontario

High School:
ESC Renaissance

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 175

Position:
Defender

Birthdate:
02/28/1996

Experience:
2L



Sophomore Season (2016)
- Team Captain and anchored the UAB backline
- Did not miss a single minute of the 17 games he played and started in
- Rested in the final regular season game of the year
- C-USA Defensive Player of the Week on October 10 after his efforts in a 2-1 victory over No. 15 Kentucky
- Added an assist on the game-winning goal against Santa Clara the same week
- NSCAA Division I Scholar All-South Region Second Team
- Member of the C-USA Commissioner’s Academic Honor Roll for the third straight season

Sophomore Season (2015)
- Received a medical redshirt
- Lone appearance was off the bench at New Mexico
- Member of the C-USA Commissioner’s Academic Honor Roll 

Freshman Season (2014)
- Named to the All-Conference USA Freshman Team
- Saw playing time in all 20 contests and started in 17 matches for the Blazers at defender
- Part of the UAB backline that held opponents to one goal or less on 11 different occasions
- Took five shots for three on target
- Named to the C-USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll 

High School
- Attended ESC Renaissance for his high school education

Other Soccer Info
- Member of the 2013 Canadian U17 National Team
- The squad participated in 2013 CONCACAF World Cup qualifying and the 2013 U17 World Cup in the United Arab Emirates
- Member of the 2013 Team Ontario, winning a bronze medal at the Canada Games
- Played club soccer for Vaughn Azzurri under head coach Patrice Gheisar 

Personal
- Born Mathieu Laurent on Feb. 28, 1996 in Canada
- Son of Yvonne and Jean-Marc Laurent
- Has one brother, Julieu
- Business major