Kyle Bjornethun of the men's soccer team was picked by Seattle Sounders FC in the fourth round of the 2016 MLS SuperDraft on Tuesday. He is the third SU player to be drafted in program history.
Thirty Redhawks were named to the 2016 Fall All-WAC Academic Teams Thursday.
The men's soccer team put together another stellar season in 2016, winning 11 games and finishing second in the WAC.
Kyle Bjornethun of the men's soccer team has been invited to the 2017 MLS Combine, while Pete Fewing will coach at the event, held in Los Angeles next month.
The 2016 season marked 50 years of men's soccer at Seattle University. The 1967 team was honored at Championship Field on Sept. 30.
Bjornethun is an engineering major and a soccer player. He's a student-athlete who puts emphasis on both parts, and wants to be remembered for successfully doing that.
Seattle U men's soccer dropped a 3-1 decision to Air Force in the WAC Tournament semifinals Friday. Kyle Bjornethun scored the Redhawks' goal in the game, played at Utah Valley.
Kyle Bjornethun of the Seattle U men's soccer team was chosen WAC Defensive Player of the Year Wednesday night, headlining the Redhawks' recognition from the league. Four other players earned All-WAC.
The Seattle University men's soccer team heads to Orem, Utah, for the 2016 WAC Tournament this weekend. The Redhawks earned a first-round bye and will play in the semifinals on Friday.
The men's soccer team fell, 1-0, at Air Force Saturday afternoon. The Falcons scored late in the first half and held on for a victory on the last day of WAC regular season action.
Men's soccer travels to Air Force to close out the 2016 regular season. The Redhawks are still in contention for the WAC title and have clinched a first-round bye in next week's WAC Championship.
The men's soccer team beat UNLV, 4-1, on senior night at Championship Field. Four different Redhawks scored as SU won its 16th straight home match.