The George Washington University: Men's Soccer

Derek Biss
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Derek Biss

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Pittsfield, MA

High School:
St. Joseph's/Northfield Mt. Hermon

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 195

Position:
Goalkeeper

Birthdate:
12/30/1982



2004: Started 21 matches in goal for the Colonials ... Named the A-10 Championship's Most Outstanding Player after tying a tournament record with two shutouts ... Selected to the College Soccer News National Team of the Week (11/15) and earned A-10 co-Player of the Week honors (11/1) ... Ranked third in the league in goals-against average (1.07) .. Tied for third in the A-10 with six shutouts, the most by a Colonials keeper since 2000 ... Ranked seventh in the league with 73 saves ... Posted shutouts in four straight matches versus Temple (10/29), Saint Joseph's (10/31), at Richmond (11/6) and versus Rhode Island in the A-10 Championship (11/11) ... Also recorded shutouts versus Temple in the A-10 Championship match (11/14) and at North Carolina in the NCAA Tournament (11/19) ... Finished with a 10-7-4 record ... Made a season-high seven saves at Radford (9/11), versus George Mason (9/25) and Xavier (10/22).

2003: Started 16 games for the Colonials in goal ... Ranked fifth in the Atlantic 10 with 84 saves and third in the league in saves per game (5.25) ... Finished eighth in the conference in goals-against average (1.68) ... Posted a record of 6-8-2 with three shutouts ... Had a .750 save percentage ... Made a season-high nine saves in a 1-0 shutout at Rhode Island (10/5) ... Stopped eight shots in a 2-0 blanking at Xavier (10/19).

2002: Appeared in 11 games, 10 in goal with eight starts ... Posted a 2.58 goals-against average.

High School: Two-time all-state selection.

Personal: Derek Andrew Biss ... Born December 30, 1982 ... Son of Eric and Teresa Biss ... One sister, Ashley ... Majoring in history.

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