Eckenrode Selected by Toronto FC in MLS SuperDraft
Men's Soccer Trio Garners All-Big Ten Honors
• College Sports Madness Preseason All-Big Ten Team (2014)
• Big Ten All-Rookie Team (2013)
• Team Captain (2016)
• Took second shot on goal of season in 2-0 win against Penn State (Oct. 2).
• Recorded first shot on goal of season in 2-0 loss against Indiana (Sept. 14).
• Started all 12 games this season, compiling seven shots.
• Started all 17 matches in the role of central defense
• Played the full match 13 times
• Donned the captains armband on four occasions
• Took two shots, one on goal, in the 2-1 win over Niagara (Sept. 6)
• Finished the year with 16 starts in as many appearances as one of U-M's primary centerback options
• Had one shot on goal in one attempt in the 2-1 win over Wisconsin (Oct. 4)
• Missed Oakland match (Oct. 29) due to yellow card accumulation
• Played in 17 matches with 14 starts as a true freshman
• Missed Big Ten Tournament match vs. Indiana (Nov. 13) due to yellow card accumulation
• Assisted TJ VanSlooten in the 2-1 win over Indiana (Oct. 26)
• Scored the winning goal in the 1-0 win over Creighton (Oct. 15)
• West Springfield (2013)
• Played two seasons for Annandale United prior to moving to D.C. United Youth Academy for junior and senior seasons
• Captain of the 2011-12 D.C. United Youth squad
• Has played in several reserve matches for D.C.
• Took part in the AEGON Future Cup (2011)
• Trained with Werder Bremen of the Bundesliga and SC Freiburg in 2012
• Ranked as the No. 64 incoming freshman in country by College Soccer News
• No. 24 player in Mid-Atlantic region and four-star prospect by TopDrawerSoccer.com.
• Lars Konstantin Eckenrode
• Son of Don and Eva Eckenrode
• Has two brothers, Jannik, who is currently a sophomore on the soccer team at George Mason, as well as Kai, who played four seasons of soccer at Stetson and professionally overseas
• Enrolled in the School of Kinesiology, majoring in sport management.
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