15 William Birchard
15 - William Birchard
Height: 6-0
Weight: 170
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Tuscon, AZ
High School: University
Position: DEF
College: Claremont McKenna
g 5
a 4
pts 14
gw 2

At CMS
2019 season (Junior): Second-Team United Soccer Coaches All-America selection ... First-Team All-SCIAC ... First-Team United Soccer Coaches All-West Region ...
Started all 17 games he played in, missing four with a nagging injury midseason, seeing time at both left back and defensive midfield ... Tallied five goals and four assists on the year ... Had both CMS goals in a 2-0 win over Texas Lutheran in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament, giving the Stags their first NCAA win since 2011 ... Had the game-winning goal on a free kick in the SCIAC Semifinals against Occidental ... Scored the game's only goal in a 1-0 win over Emory ... Assisted on the game-winning goal in overtime of a 2-1 win over Saint Thomas.

2018 season (Sophomore): First-Team All-SCIAC ...
 First-Team United Soccer Coaches All-West Region ... Third-Team D3soccer.com All-America selection ... Was a standout on the CMS defense, while also contributing to the teams offensive attack, particularly on set pieces, leading the team with six goals, five assists, and 17 points... Twice named the SCIAC Defensive Player of the Week, and capped off the regular season with the Offensive Player of the Week Award after scoring both goals in a pair of 1-0 wins over Redlands (Oct. 24) and Occidental (Oct. 27), which secured the SCIAC regular season title for the Stags ... Helped CMS rank No. 1 in the nation in goals against average (0.22), allowing only four goals in 18 games.

2017 season (First-Year): Appeared in 15 games, making 14 starts … Scored one goal … Had one assist … Tallied three points … Took 16 shots with eight on goal … Scored game-winning goal against Caltech (Oct. 18)

Recent Games
Nov 2 Caltech W, 4-0
Nov 6 Occidental W, 2-0
Nov 9 Redlands W, 2-0
Nov 16 vs. Texas Lutheran W, 2-0
Nov 17 Trinity (Tex.) W, 2-0
Nov 23 vs. Centre L, 4-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 18 8
Games started 18 8
Goals 5 1
Assists 4 2
Points 14 4
Shots 42 21
Shot Pct .119 .048
Penalty kicks 4-4 1-1
Game-winning goals 2 0
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 30 vs. Oglethorpe L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 1 at Emory W, 1-0 1 1 0 2 3 .333 1-1 1
Sep 6 vs. Trinity (Tex.) W, 3-1 1 0 1 1 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 7 at Texas-Dallas L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 13 St. Thomas (Minn.) W, 2-1 1 0 1 1 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 18 at Cal Lutheran W, 2-0 1 0 1 1 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 21 at Occidental W, 3-1 - - - - - - - -
Sep 25 Whittier W, 1-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Caltech W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 6 .000 0-0 0
Oct 2 Redlands T, 2-2 1 0 1 1 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 5 at La Verne W, 5-0 1 1 0 2 2 .500 1-1 0
Oct 12 Pomona-Pitzer W, 2-0 - - - - - - - -
Oct 16 Chapman L, 1-0 - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 La Verne W, 3-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 26 at Redlands T, 0-0 1 0 0 0 5 .000 0-0 0
Oct 30 at Whittier W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Nov 2 Caltech W, 4-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Nov 6 Occidental W, 2-0 1 1 0 2 1 1.000 0-0 0
Nov 9 Redlands W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Nov 16 vs. Texas Lutheran W, 2-0 1 2 0 4 4 .500 2-2 1
Nov 17 Trinity (Tex.) W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Nov 23 vs. Centre L, 4-2 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2017-18 15 14 .07 .07 .20 1.07 .063 .53 .500
2018-19 18 18 .33 .28 .94 1.83 .182 1.00 .545
2019-20 18 18 .28 .22 .78 2.33 .119 .89 .381
Total 51 50 .24 .20 .67 1.78 .132 .82 .462
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2017-18 15 14 1 1 3 16 .063 8 .500 4 0 0-0 1
2018-19 18 18 6 5 17 33 .182 18 .545 0 0 3-3 4
2019-20 18 18 5 4 14 42 .119 16 .381 2 0 4-4 2
Total 51 50 12 10 34 91 .132 42 .462 6 0 7-7 7
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 18 18 .28 .22 .78 2.33 .119 .89 .381
Conference 8 8 .13 .25 .50 2.63 .048 .88 .333
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 7 7 .14 .29 .57 1.57 .091 .57 .364
Away 7 7 .29 .14 .71 3.14 .091 .86 .273
Neutral 4 4 .50 .25 1.25 2.25 .222 1.50 .667
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Wins 13 13 .38 .23 1.00 2.23 .172 .92 .414
Losses 3 3 .00 .00 .00 2.00 .000 .33 .167
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August 1 1 .00 .00 .00 2.00 .000 .00 .000
September 6 6 .17 .50 .83 2.67 .063 .67 .250
October 5 5 .20 .20 .60 2.40 .083 .80 .333
November 6 6 .50 .00 1.00 2.00 .250 1.33 .667
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 18 18 5 4 14 42 .119 16 .381 2 0 4-4 2
Conference 8 8 1 2 4 21 .048 7 .333 1 0 1-1 0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 7 7 1 2 4 11 .091 4 .364 0 0 0-0 0
Away 7 7 2 1 5 22 .091 6 .273 1 0 2-2 1
Neutral 4 4 2 1 5 9 .222 6 .667 1 0 2-2 1
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Wins 13 13 5 3 13 29 .172 12 .414 1 0 4-4 2
Losses 3 3 0 0 0 6 .000 1 .167 1 0 0-0 0
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August 1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0 .000 1 0 0-0 0
September 6 6 1 3 5 16 .063 4 .250 1 0 1-1 1
October 5 5 1 1 3 12 .083 4 .333 0 0 1-1 0
November 6 6 3 0 6 12 .250 8 .667 0 0 2-2 1