#12 Sam Vanaria
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Height: 5-9
Class: SR
Position: D
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
Previous School: Adelphi/UW-Parkside/Sandburg

2011 at SXU:  All-Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC) Second Team selection ... played and started in 19 of team's 23 games ... did not record any goals or assists, but did record six shots on the season

2009 & 2010:  Played one season at Adelphi University in Garden City, N.Y. ... played in 13 games and recorded two goals and one assist on the season ... scored the game-winning goal in a 1-0 victory over Fordham University on September 1 ... did not log any stats in 2009.

2008:  Attended University of Wisconsin-Parkside in Kenosha, Wis., but redshirted and did not play soccer.

Prep:  Played soccer at Carl Sandburg High School in Orland Park, Ill. 

Date of Birth: April 14, 1989 ... Parents: Phil and Renee Vanaria ... Major: Finance and Management 

Roster for 2012 Men's Soccer Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
00Evan HeldFRGK6-4 Palatine, Ill.Palatine
0AJ PfatschbacherSOGK5-10 West Dundee, Ill.Jacobs
1Kyle HeldJRGK6-7 Palatine, Ill.Palatine
2James KingJRMF5-8 Downers Grove, Ill.Coll. of DuPage/Downers Grove South
3Dan CordesFRD5-10 Palos Heights, Ill.Shepard
4Sergio FrascoFRD6-1 Chicago, Ill.George Washington
5Luke ZeilerSRMF5-9 Homer Glen, Ill.Nova Southeastern/St. Francis (Ill.
6Dale JudickasJRD/MF5-9 Hickory Hills, Ill.South Suburban CC/Stagg
7Lorenzo SavinoSOF5-10 Palatine, Ill.Harper JC/Fremd
8Marco GutierrezFRF5-10 Stone Park, Ill.St. Joseph
9Kyle BreitenbachSRMF5-10 Valparaiso, Ind.Valparaiso University/Valparaiso
10Luis MedinaSOMF/F5-5 Waukegan, Ill.Waukegan
11Tom LojekSOMF/F5-9 Palos Hills, Ill.Stagg
12Sam VanariaSRD5-9 Chicago, Ill.Adelphi/UW-Parkside/Sandburg
13Roger CiszewskiFRF5-9 Alsip, Ill.Marist
14Szymon JakubiecFRMF5-10 Summit, Ill.Argo
15Connor GornyFRD5-8 Schererville, Ind. Andrean
16David RodriguezSOMF5-10 Montgomery, Ill.Yorkville
18Brandon SimoesSOMF5-11 Brampton, Ontario, CanadaOlivet Nazarene/St. Edmund Campion
19Mike KiptaSRD5-9 Chicago, Ill.Stagg
21Ryan ButlerJRD6-2 Tinley Park, Ill.MVCC/Eastern Illinois/Andrew
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Head Coach
9th season
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Assistant Coach
8th season
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Assistant Coach
8th season
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Assistant Coach