9  Wil Linder
Wil Linder

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Nashville, Tenn.

High School:
Ravenwood HS

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 155

Position:
Midfielder

Birthdate:
11/04/1992

Experience:
2L

Awards:
Tiger 3.0 Club (Fall 2012)


W. Linder

2013 (Junior):

Played in 16 games and made 11 starts during the 2013 season ... Started the first seven games of the season at forward ... Played a season-high 79 minutes against Connecticut on Oct. 12.

2012 (Sophomore):

Played in 18 matches for the Tigers starting 14 ... Finished the 2012 campaign with one goal, two points and 14 shots at the midfield position ... Netted the game-winning goal in Memphis' 5-0 win over Drake (9/22) and set a season-high for shots (three) and shots-on-goal (2) ... Played a season-high 106 minutes in the Tigers' 2-1 win over Belmont (2OT, 9/3).

2011 (Freshman):

Earned Conference USA All-Freshman Team honors ... Saw action in all 18 games, playing 684 minutes ... Tallied first career assist on Mark Sherrod's shoeless goal against No. 18 Bradley ... Assisted on Sherrod's 26th-minute goal against Evansville ... Named to Hotels at Grand Prairie Classic All-Tournament Team after performances against No. 18 Bradley and Evansville ... Scored first career goal in a two-goal performance against FIU ... Headed in the game-winning goal against Kentucky, clinching a C-USA Tournament Berth.

Prior to Memphis:

Four-year letterman at Ravenwood High School ... All-state and district MVP as a junior ... Named to the NSCAA All-Region III South Team ... Played at the club level for Brentwood Premier under the tutelage of coach Ken Heckman ... Named Brentwood Soccer Club's "Star of Tomorrow" in 2010 ... Scholastically, was school's Student Athlete of Merit from 2007-10.

Personal:

Son of Fred and Marla Linder ... Has one brother, Sam ... Besides soccer, enjoys working out and playing the guitar ... Following his collegiate career, plans to become a physician's assistant.

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