Sophomore Jonny Forrest tallied three points, including the game-winning goal, in GW men's soccer's 2-0 win over Howard on Sunday. GWsports.com sat down with the England native and latest Colonial of the Week.
2014 Atlantic 10 All-Academic Team ... NSCAA Scholar All-East Region Honorable Mention ... Tied for the team lead with three goals and was second with six points ... Scored the equalizer in GW's 4-1 win over Howard in the Kuykenstrong D.C. College Cup (Aug. 31) ... Tallied both of GW's goals in a 2-1 victory over Harvard (Sept. 7) ... Game-winning goal was a penalty kick ... Took 14 shots, including seven on goal for a .500 shots-on-goal percentage ... Matched his career high with three shots against Howard ... Saw action in 11 games and made seven starts ... Amassed 496 minutes on the pitch ... Played a career-high 92 minutes in the season finale against Davidson (Nov. 9) ... Recognized on the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for both semesters ... Received GW's Outstanding Academic Achievement Award for being in the top two percent of his class in the School of Business.
Saw action in 11 games and made three starts, amassing 433 minutes on the pitch ... Ranked second on the team with three goals and eight points ... All three goals were game-winners, tying for fourth in the Atlantic 10 in that category ... Tallied a goal and an assist in GW's 2-0 win over Howard (9/1) ... Also scored goals in 2-0 victories over LIU Brooklyn (9/6) and Fordham (10/20) ... Took 10 shots on the season, including five on goal ... Played a season-high 59 minutes in the season opener against American (8/30) ... Recognized on the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for both semesters.
Saw action in 11 games and made three starts in his rookie campaign, amassing 580 minutes on the pitch ... Tied for third on the team with 14 shots, including seven on goal ... Made his first career start against Howard in the D.C. College Cup (9/1) ... Tallied his first collegiate point, an assist on Bailey Hinners' game-winner at Richmond (10/5) ... Recognized on the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for both semesters.
Named Monkseaton High School's Young Player of the Year ... Earned the Golden Boot as a member of England's Four Nations Clubs for Young People tournament ... Teammate of current Colonial Matthew Scott.
Jonathan David Forrest ... Born Feb. 21, 1994 in North Sheilds, England ... Son of Carolyn and John Forrest ... Has an older brother, Thomas ... Majoring in finance and sport, event and hospitality management.