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Matteo

Busio

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Midfielder
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 155
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Greensboro, N.C.
High School: Western Guilford
Experience: High School

Bio

2017 (Junior)

Played and started in all 20 games in the midfield to earn his third letter… Named to the Southern Conference All-Tournament Team… Finished tied for fifth on the team in scoring with five points… Scored a goal against VMI (Oct. 24) … Finished tied for third on the team in assists with three … Recorded a season high two assists at Wofford (Oct. 17) … Tied for fourth on the team with 20 shots.

2016 (Sophomore)
Played in all 20 games, making 19 starts in the midfield to earn his second letter … Named to the Southern Conference All-Tournament Team ... Finished tied for fifth on the team in scoring with eight points … Tied for the team lead and ranked third in the Southern Conference with six assists … Scored his long goal against VMI (Oct. 29) … Dished out two assists twice on the year – at Jacksonville (Aug. 26) and VMI (Oct. 29) … Fourth on the team with 25 shots.

2015 (Freshman)
Played and started all 21 games as a true freshman to earn his first letter … Named Second Team All-Southern Conference and to the SoCon All-Freshman Team … Finished fourth on the team and ninth in the SoCon in scoring with 13 points … Tied for fourth on the team with five goals while handing out three assists … Scored first career goal against Mercer (Sept. 29), the game-winning tally in the 95th minute of overtime … Added goals at VMI (Oct. 10), against Wofford (Oct. 24) and two against VMI (Oct. 27) … Goal against Wofford was also the game-winning tally … Dished out an assist against Wofford for three total points … Posted two assists against VMI (Oct. 27) to finish with a career-high six points … Fifth on the team with 28 shots.

High School
Four-year letterwinner at Western Guilford High School for coach Shawn Abernathy … Named First Team All-Conference and All-Region as a senior … Named the team offensive player of the year … Played club soccer for NC Fusion of the United State Development Academy for five years … Guided his team to a third place finish in the national finals in 2012 … Member of the US Developmental Academy … Member of the Western Guilford GENTS Club and the National Beta Club.

Personal
Full name is Matteo Alessandro Busio … Born October 15, 1996 … Son of Alessandro and Dionne Sills Busio … Has two siblings, Ilaria and Gianluca … Mother Dionne Sills Busio works at UNCG … Majoring in business administration.

 


 

Season GP Goals Assists Points Shots Shot% SOG SOG% GW PK-Att
2015 21 5 3 13 28 .179 12 .429 2 2-2
2016 20 1 6 8 25 .040 8 .320 0 0-0
2017 18 1 2 4 20 .050 7 .350 0 0-0
TOTAL 59 7 11 25 73 .096 27 .370 2 2-2

 

SINGLE-GAME HIGHS [all-time ranking]:
Points: 6 [t-3rd], VMI -- Oct 27, 2015 
Goals: 2 [t-4th], VMI -- Oct 27, 2015 
Assists: 2 [t-4th], 4 times
Shots: 5, VMI -- Oct 27, 2015 

 

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