CU (M) Soccer BIO
15 Eric Miller
CREIGHTON CAREER - 2012 (Sophomore): Started all 19 matches that he participated in for the Bluejays in 2012, logging 1,596 minutes ... Collected three points on one goal and one assist ... Claimed All-MVC First Team and MVC All-Tournament Team honors on the field ... Also earned CoSIDA Academic All-District VII First Team and MVC Scholar-Athlete First Team for work in the classroom ... Named MVC Scholar-Athlete of the Week (11/14) after scoring first career goal against Drake and then assisted Vincent Keller’s double-overtime game-winner in the MVC Tourney Semifinals (11/9) ... TopDrawerSoccer Team of the Week (9/10) member after solid road swing in California ... Earned sixth opportunity to play for the United States Under-20 National Team at the 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Turkey, making three starts in four matches and playing 210 minutes on defense ... Leading up to the World Cup he also attended U-20 World Cup Qualifying camp (January 2013), U-20 Camps in Carson, CA and Portugal (April & June 2013) and U-20 Toulon Tournament Team for United States (June 2013) ... Also earned a roster spot with the Portland Timbers U-23s of the Premier Development League (PDL) alongside fellow Creighton teammates Zach Barnes and Jose Ribas ... Despite splitting time, ranked third on the Timbers U-23s with five points in summer of 2013 with two goals and one assist.

2011 (Freshman) - Named to the College Soccer News All-Freshman Third Team and to the Missouri Valley Conference All-Freshman Team ... Started 23 of the 24 matches on the season, sitting third among field players with 2,042 minutes played in his rookie campaign ... Had a pair of assists on the season, first in the 3-0 win over Drexel (9/4) and also in the 3-0 NCAA Tournament win over Northern Illinois (11/20) ... Key cog in the record-setting defense that allowed just five goals all season, holding a 0.20 goals against average ... Played with the United States U-20 National team in the summer of 2012.

PREP CAREER: Invited to training camp for the U.S. U-18 National Team in February 2011 ... Played club soccer for Minnesota Thunder Academy and Bangu Tsunami ... Member of the Minnesota ODP and Region II ODP Team ... Four-year starter earned NSCAA All-America notice as a senior ... Tabbed the Minnesota Gatorade Player of the Year and Minnesota Mr. Soccer as a senior, after scoring 15 goals and adding 16 assists ... Twice named First Team all-state and all-region ... Named to the state all-tournament team as a junior, leading team to a third-place finish ... Scored 22 goals as a junior ... Graduated high school in December 2010, enrolling and starting his Creighton career in January 2011.

PERSONAL: Son of Mike and Susan Miller ... Eric was born January 15, 1993 ... Has older sister Stephanie and older brother Matt ... Majoring in economics.
Position: Midfielder/Defender
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 175
Year: Junior
Hometown: Woodbury, Minn.
High School: Woodbury
Club: Portland Timbers U-23s