23 - Craig Neal
Craig Neal
Height: 5-10
Year: SO
Hometown: Bay City, Mich.
High School: Bay City Western HS
Position: D
g 3
a 1
sh % .058
gw 3

2012: Participated in all 25 matches for Saginaw Valley, starting in 22 of them...posted three goals on the year, all of which were game-winners against Ashland and twice against Notre Dame (OH), including the game-winner of the GLIAC Tournament Championship Match...finished second on the team with 52 shots, including 18 on net as a sophomore.

2011: Competed in all 20 games for the Cardinals, starting in 16 of them...recorded four goals for Saginaw Valley off of 34 shots while also adding three assists on the season.

Prior to SVSU/Personal: Prepped at Bay City High School under the coaching of Jeff Swears…earned four varsity in soccer…2009 and 2010 first team all-valley…elected to be a part of Midland Daily News and Bay City Dream Team in 2010…SVL honorable mention…member of the National Honor Society…honor roll all four years of high school…four-time SVL all-academic team…majoring in criminal justice…son of Dave and Lisa Neal…born 10/29/92.

Recent Games
Nov 4 Notre Dame (OH) W, 1-0
Nov 11 Quincy T, 1-1
Nov 16 vs. Rockhurst (Mo.) W, 2-1
Nov 18 vs. Northeastern St. W, 1-0
Nov 29 vs. Simon Fraser W, 3-1
Dec 1 vs. Lynn L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 25 13
Games started 22 10
Goals 3 2
Assists 1 0
Points 7 4
Shots 52 29
Shot Pct .058 .069
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 3 2
Date Opponent Score g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 30 Lewis W, 3-1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 2 St. Joseph's (Ind.) W, 4-1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 7 Marygrove W, 4-3 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 9 at Northwood L, 2-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 14 Findlay W, 3-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 16 Ashland W, 1-0 1 0 2 1 1.000 0-0 1
Sep 21 at Lake Erie W, 4-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 23 at Tiffin T, 1-1 0 0 0 5 .000 0-0 0
Sep 28 Notre Dame (OH) W, 3-2 1 0 2 4 .250 0-0 1
Sep 30 Ohio Dominican L, 3-2 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Oct 5 at Walsh W, 3-0 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Oct 7 at Malone T, 0-0 0 0 0 5 .000 0-0 0
Oct 12 vs. Rochester (Mich.) T, 1-1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 14 at Ashland W, 1-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 19 Northwood W, 1-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 21 Tiffin W, 4-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 26 at Findlay W, 2-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 28 at Urbana W, 3-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Nov 2 Northwood W, 3-0 0 1 1 2 .000 0-0 0
Nov 4 Notre Dame (OH) W, 1-0 1 0 2 1 1.000 0-0 1
Nov 11 Quincy T, 1-1 0 0 0 5 .000 0-0 0
Nov 16 vs. Rockhurst (Mo.) W, 2-1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Nov 18 vs. Northeastern St. W, 1-0 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Nov 29 vs. Simon Fraser W, 3-1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Dec 1 vs. Lynn L, 3-2 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2011-12 20 16 .20 .15 .55 1.70 .118 .90 .529
2012-13 25 22 .12 .04 .28 2.08 .058 .72 .346
2013-14 20 20 .15 .50 .80 2.10 .071 .70 .333
2014-15 15 15 .47 .47 1.40 2.20 .212 1.00 .455
Total 80 73 .21 .26 .69 2.01 .106 .81 .404
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2011-12 20 16 4 3 11 34 .118 18 .529 3 0 0-0 0
2012-13 25 22 3 1 7 52 .058 18 .346 1 0 0-0 3
2013-14 20 20 3 10 16 42 .071 14 .333 2 0 0-0 2
2014-15 15 15 7 7 21 33 .212 15 .455 2 0 1-1 4
Total 80 73 17 21 55 161 .106 65 .404 8 0 1-1 9
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 25 22 .12 .04 .28 2.08 .058 .72 .346
Conference 13 10 .15 .00 .31 2.23 .069 .69 .310
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 12 10 .25 .08 .58 1.92 .130 .67 .348
Away 8 7 .00 .00 .00 2.62 .000 .88 .333
Neutral 5 5 .00 .00 .00 1.60 .000 .60 .375

Wins 18 16 .17 .06 .39 1.83 .091 .67 .364
Losses 3 3 .00 .00 .00 1.00 .000 .00 .000

August 1 1 .00 .00 .00 2.00 .000 1.00 .500
September 9 6 .22 .00 .44 2.11 .105 .56 .263
October 8 8 .00 .00 .00 2.00 .000 .75 .375
November 6 6 .17 .17 .50 2.50 .067 1.00 .400
December 1 1 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 25 22 3 1 7 52 .058 18 .346 1 0 0-0 3
Conference 13 10 2 0 4 29 .069 9 .310 1 0 0-0 2
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -

Home 12 10 3 1 7 23 .130 8 .348 1 0 0-0 3
Away 8 7 0 0 0 21 .000 7 .333 0 0 0-0 0
Neutral 5 5 0 0 0 8 .000 3 .375 0 0 0-0 0

Wins 18 16 3 1 7 33 .091 12 .364 1 0 0-0 3
Losses 3 3 0 0 0 3 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0

August 1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 1 .500 0 0 0-0 0
September 9 6 2 0 4 19 .105 5 .263 0 0 0-0 2
October 8 8 0 0 0 16 .000 6 .375 1 0 0-0 0
November 6 6 1 1 3 15 .067 6 .400 0 0 0-0 1
December 1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0 0