Andrew Glaeser, Richard Hall, Luke Read, Taylor Cole and Giovanni Garcia earn league honors
2015: Named to the NSCAA All-Great Lakes Region Third Team and the All-MAC Second Team … Earned Academic All-MAC honors … Named to the Top Drawer Soccer National Team of the Week twice (Sept. 15 and Oct. 6) … Named to the College Soccer News National Team of the Week on Sept. 14 … Named co-MAC Player of the Week on Sept. 14 … Named to the NIU adidas Invitational All-Tournament Team … Appeared in all 15 matches, including 14 starts … Played 90 minutes (or more) in 12 matches … Scored a team-high tying five goals … Scored the game-winning goal in the 82nd minute against Florida Atlantic (Sept. 11) … Scored the game-winning goal in the 88th minute against Stetson (Sept. 13) … Scored the game-tying goal in the 90th minute of a 3-2 win over Marquette (Sept. 18) … Scored the overtime, game-winning goal in the 110th minute against Eastern Illinois (Sept. 29) … Also scored against Milwaukee (Oct. 6) … Recorded 20 shots, including a team-high 13 on target.
2014: Appeared in six matches, including two starts … Made his collegiate debut in a starting role against Santa Clara (Sept. 7), playing the full 90 minutes … Also started in NIU's 4-1 victory over SIU Edwardsville (Oct. 22).
Prior to NIU: Spent the 2013-14 season with AFC Hornchurch in the Ryman Premier Division, helping the club to the playoff final ... Played the 2012-13 season with Redbridge Football Club in the Ryman Division I North, scoring one goal ... Played with the South-East England Schoolboys Team in the National Schoolboys Trials ... Three-time London Cup winner playing secondary school soccer (2011, '13, '14), finalists in the 2014 National Schools Cup.
Personal: Son of Paul and Jacqueline Read ... Born on February 23, 1996 in Redbridge, England ... Majoring in Finance.