Nine seniors to be recognized at Hoops Family Field
Games Played/Games Started: 8/0 … Played 151 minutes in the midfield … recorded one shot against Eastern Illinois (Sept. 13) … Played season-high 35 minutes in match versus Eastern Illinois.
2016 (Redshirt Sophomore): Games Played/Games Started: 9/3 … Played 237 minutes in first season with the Herd … Made starts against Appalachian State (Sept. 10), at High Point (Sept. 14) and at UAB (Sept. 17) … Had one shot on goal in match versus Appalachian State … Played season-high 74 minutes at High Point.Prior to Marshall:
Attended WVU Tech from 2014-16 before transferring to Marshall … Attended Yaei High School in Sagamihara, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan … Played club ball for West Virginia Chaos in the PDL.
Born Oct. 16, 1994 … Hometown is Kanagawa, Japan … Son of Hisao and Kimiyo Takeuchi … Has two siblings, older brother Akihiko (23) and younger sister Namie (20) … Chose Marshall because “It’s a good place to focus on studying and playing soccer.” … Major is marketing.