Season-Opener on Friday Against Iona
Final Preseason Match for the Huskies
10 Players Make UConn Debut
Eight Freshmen Prepare for Collegiate Action
Men's Soccer Returns Mix of Youth and Experience
AS A JUNIOR (2017): Did not see playing time in the 2017 season.
Before UConn: Spent two seasons at Syracuse University before transferring to UConn…Started the first nine matches of his freshman season in 2015, recording three shutouts against Bucknell, Pittsburgh, and Colgate…Ranked eighth in the ACC in goals against average (0.97) and ninth in save percentage (.710)…Played club for New England Revolution…Played for U.S. U-17 and U-18 national teams…Two-time East Coast Academy All-Star…Participated in Nike Select game at the Academy Showcase in Sarasota, Fla. in 2014…Played soccer at Medway High School for one year, receiving Tri-Valley Rookie of the Year award.
Personal: Austin William Aviza is the son of John and Eileen Aviza…One brother, Johnny, and two sisters, Shannon and Isabelle…Economics major.