Marin Pusek - 11
Marin Pusek

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Brampton, Ontario

High School:
St. Ausgustine

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 160

Position:
Midfielder

Birthdate:
06/29/1980

Experience:
3L


A pre-season All-Conference USA selection...2003 Team Co-Captain.

2002...Named honorable mention All-American by College Soccer News...was the eighth Blazer in school history to be tabbed as an All-American in men's soccer...was named to the first-team All-South Region by the NSCAA for second consecutive season...also named to an All-Conference USA team for a third consecutive season, garnering first-team accolades in 2002 for the first time in his career...played and started 17 games for the Blazers last season...leading returnee in points (11) and assists (7)...his seven assists was only four shy of the school record ...also tallied two goals ...scored goals against Tulsa and Marquette ...attempted 25 shots which was third-best on team ...the 25 shots, two goals, seven assists and 11 points were all career-highs.

2001...Tabbed first-team All-South by the NSCAA...also named second-team All-Conference USA...started 19 games during the season...collected a goal, assist and season-best three shots in 5-0 victory over Florida Atlantic...netted a game-winning goal in 2-0 win over Brown...also recorded assist against Marquette...tallied 16 shots during season.

2000...Named to C-USA's All-Freshman Team...played in 19 games, starting 18...scored first career goal which helped the Blazers to a 4-1 victory over Birmingham-Southern...also recorded first career assist against Florida International...recorded 12 shots throughout season.

High School...Scored 19 goals during senior year...tallied 16 goals as a junior.

Other Soccer Info...Former member of the Canadian Under-17 Team...scored twice in match against Japan...Member of Woodbridge Strikers club team... team won the provincial championship three times...led club to national finals...selected Player of the Year for Woodbridge in 1999...scored twice against Tottenham Hotspurs of the English Premier League in 1999's Dallas Cup...invited to training camp with Racing deSantander of the Spanish Primera League following the Canadian National Championships.

Personal...Parents are Stjepan and Nada Pusek...majoring in Criminal Justice...born June 29, 1980 in Croatia...moved to Brampton at age nine...chose UAB over College of Charleston.

 
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