1 Wade Hamilton
1 - Wade Hamilton
Height: 6-3
Weight: 175
Year: SO
Hometown: Murrieta, CA
High School: Murrieta Valley HS
Position: GK

United States National Team
Member of squad that reached the round of 16 at the 2011 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Mexico (unused substitute during all four matches) … earned three caps during 2010 calendar year, posting a 1-1-1 record.
 
2012 (Freshman)
Earned All-Big West honorable mention recognition after finishing second among conference players with a .800 save percentage, fourth with 4.33 saves per match and fifth with a 1.10 goals against average … among NCAA Division I players, finished 42nd in save percentage, 69th in saves per game and 79th in goals against average … earned Oct. 22 Big West Player of the Week praise after posting shutout in 1-0 home win against UC Davis (Oct. 16) and making career-high 11 saves in 2-1 overtime win at No. 16 UC Santa Barbara (Oct. 19) … earned Nov. 5 Big West Player of the Week recognition after posting successive shutouts in 1-0 victories at UC Davis (Oct. 31) and versus UC Santa Barbara (Nov. 3) … made nine saves during 2-0 Big West Tournament semifinal loss at Cal State Northridge (Nov. 7) and eight in 3-2 loss at Sacramento State (Oct. 27) … allowed just 10 goals from open play in 1062 minutes, 55 seconds of action … started during 11 of the 12 games appeared in.

Murrieta Valley HS (Murrieta, Calif.)
Rated as the No. 22 player in the TopDrawerSoccer.com class of 2012 ranking, the No. 28 player by ESPNHS and the No. 38 player by CollegeSoccerNews.com … named to NSCAA Youth Boys All-America team following senior season … failed to allow a goal in helping Region IV Olympic Development Program to 2009 championship at Disney Soccer Showcase … also a member of the Cal South ODP squad … appeared for Arsenal FC in 2009 at the Manchester United Premier Cup and Torneo Internazionale de calico (Pordenone, Italy).

Personal
Son of Wade and Rhonda Hamilton … has one sister, Sara … majoring in kinesiology … career highlight at Cal Poly is defeating UC Santa Barbara twice last year to cement program’s first season sweep of the Gauchos in 15 years … aspires to become a professional player … Wade Nelson Hamilton was born on Sept. 15, 1994 in Redlands, Calif.