Knight led the Herd in scoring
Himes recorded eight saves and Stergiotis scored for the Herd
First round match between Herd and Wildcats set to kickoff at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday
Knight named second team and all-freshman, Diaz-Salcedo also second team
Himes recorded five saves
Marshall defeated No. 21 Kentucky at Hoops Family Field on Oct. 14, 1-0.
2017 College Soccer News All-Freshman second team
2017 All-Conference USA Second Team
2017 Conference USA All-Freshman Team
2017 Conference USA Offensive Player of the Week: September 18th
Games Played/Games Started: 19/17 … Made an immediate impact with Marshall in freshman campaign … Led the Herd with nine goals and 21 points … Contributed three assists, second-best on the team … Scored two goals in very first collegiate match against UNC Asheville (Aug. 25) … Scored two goals and assisted on another in Marshall’s 3-1 win at Duquesne (Aug. 31) … Scored again at Robert Morris (Sept. 3) … Was named Conference USA Offensive Player of the Week after scoring two goals, one each against Eastern Illinois (Sept. 13) and South Carolina (Sept. 16) … Knocked in Marshall’s game-winner in the 72nd minute of the Herd’s 1-0 victory over No. 21 Kentucky (Oct. 14) with a header off a long pass from Jamil Roberts … Spent several weeks in the early part of the season in the top 10 in the country in goals scored, goals per game and points … Ended the regular season in the top 50 in the nation in goals scored, goals per game and points … Used great speed to put pressure on opposing defenses with 57 total shots and 37 on goal.
High School: Played for Leeds United Football club in England … Was a captain this past season with the U-18 side and spent some time with the U-23 as well.
Personal: Born on Sept. 9, 1998 … Son of Martin and Lori Knight … Has two older sisters … Chose Marshall because, “…of the soccer team and the direction it is taking with the new coaches.” … Plans to major in business.