Duke Men's Soccer BIO
14 Ryan Thompson
2013: Missed much of the season to injury … Played three games … Registered a season-high 26 minutes at Pittsburgh (11/2).
2012: Played in 17 games with 14 starts … tied for the team-high four assists … played 1,024 minutes overall … registered assists in wins over Delaware (9/2) and Clemson (9/14) and also against Maryland (10/12) and UNC Wilmington (9/25) … played a season-high 98 minutes at Wake Forest ... ACC Academic Honor Roll.
Prep: Joins the Blue Devils after graduating a year early from Green Hope High School ... follows in the footsteps former Green Hope teammate Chase Keesling who came to Duke after graduating a year early ... led Green Hope to the Class 4A state championship with 10 goals and 16 assists in 2011 ... Green Hope finished the year ranked seventh in the Powerade Fab 50 national rankings ... an all-conference and all-region selection in 2011 ... plays his club soccer for CASL Chelsea of the U. S. Soccer Development Academy ... invited to SuperY ODP National Camp in 2009 ... helped guide CASL to the top of its group at the 2011 U.S. Soccer Academy Playoffs ... team finished eighth overall at 2011 academy finals week ... has 17 starts in 22 games with three goals and two assists for Chelsea in 2012.