9 Nate Merchant
9 - Nate Merchant
Height: 5-10
Weight: 170
Year: 2018
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif.
High School: Crossroads School
Position: F
g 6
a 6
pts 18
gw 2

Career statistics

2017: Named a Second Team forward on the United Soccer Coaches' NCAA Division III Men's Scholar All-America Team.... Named First Team Scholar All-East Region by United Soccer Coaches.... Second Team All-New England.... First Team All-NESCAC.... Senior Scholar Award recipient.... NESCAC Fall All-Academic selection.... Played in all 16 matches, starting 13 for the Bobcats at forward.... Tied for the team-lead in goals with six.... Led the NESCAC with six assists.... Finished tied for second in the NESCAC in points with 18.... Scored the game-winning goal in Bates' 2-1 win at Hamilton (Sept. 9).... Scored two goals, including the game-winner, and dished out an assist in Bates' 3-1 win over the University of New England (Sept. 13).... Scored a goal in Bates' 3-1 win at Newbury College (Sept. 16).... Scored a goal in Bates' 1-1 draw at Williams (Sept. 24).... Dished out an assist in Bates' 2-0 win over Maine Maritime (Oct. 3).... Recorded an assist in Bates' 1-0 win over Thomas College (Oct. 11).... Scored a goal and recorded two assists in Bates' 5-0 win at Fisher (Oct. 18).... Tallied an assist in Bates' 3-0 win over Middlebury (Oct. 21).

2016NESCAC Fall All-Academic selection.... Played in 14 matches, starting 12.... First on the team and tied for seventh in the NESCAC in goals scored with seven.... First on the team in assists with three.... Scored a goal in Bates' 3-0 win over Maine-Farmington (Sept. 7).... Dished out an assist in Bates' 2-1 win over Newbury College (Sept. 11).... Scored a goal in Bates' 1-1 draw with Bowdoin (Sept. 20).... Scored two goals, including the game-winner, in Bates' 2-1 victory over Thomas College (Oct. 12).... Scored three goals and dished out an assist in Bates' 7-0 win over Maine Maritime (Oct. 16).... Dished out an assist in Bates' 3-2 victory over Middlebury (Oct. 22). 

2015: Played in 13 matches, starting 12.... Tallied a goal and two assists.... Dished out an assist in Bates' 2-0 win at Hamilton (Sept. 12).... Scored a goal in Bates' 2-1 win at Williams (Sept. 27).... Tallied an assist in Bates' 1-0 win over Maine Maritime (Oct. 6).

2014: Started nine games.... Tied for second on the team with four goals.... Received team Freshman of the Year honors.

Recent Games
Oct 14 Tufts L, 1-0
Oct 15 Amherst L, 2-1
Oct 18 at Fisher W, 5-0
Oct 21 Middlebury W, 3-0
Oct 25 at Colby W, 1-0
Oct 28 at Tufts L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 16 10
Games started 13 9
Goals 6 2
Assists 6 1
Points 18 5
Shots 45 16
Shot Pct .133 .125
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 2 1
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Sep 9 at Hamilton W, 2-1 - 1 0 2 1 1.000 0-0 1
Sep 13 U. of New England W, 3-1 - 2 1 5 6 .333 0-0 1
Sep 16 at Newbury College W, 3-1 1 1 0 2 4 .250 0-0 0
Sep 23 at Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 4-2 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 24 at Williams T, 1-1 1 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 0
Sep 30 Trinity (Conn.) T, 0-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 3 Maine Maritime W, 2-0 1 0 1 1 7 .000 0-0 0
Oct 7 at Connecticut Col. L, 3-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 8 Bowdoin L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 11 Thomas (ME) W, 1-0 - 0 1 1 6 .000 0-0 0
Oct 14 Tufts L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 15 Amherst L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Oct 18 at Fisher W, 5-0 1 1 2 4 5 .200 0-0 0
Oct 21 Middlebury W, 3-0 1 0 1 1 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 25 at Colby W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 28 at Tufts L, 3-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2014-15 10 9 .40 .00 .80 2.20 .182 .60 .273
2015-16 13 12 .08 .15 .31 1.62 .048 .85 .524
2016-17 14 12 .50 .21 1.21 2.43 .206 1.50 .618
2017-18 16 13 .38 .38 1.13 2.81 .133 1.38 .489
Total 53 46 .34 .21 .89 2.30 .148 1.13 .492
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2014-15 10 9 4 0 8 22 .182 6 .273 1 0 0-0 1
2015-16 13 12 1 2 4 21 .048 11 .524 0 0 0-0 0
2016-17 14 12 7 3 17 34 .206 21 .618 2 0 0-1 1
2017-18 16 13 6 6 18 45 .133 22 .489 0 0 0-0 2
Total 53 46 18 11 47 122 .148 60 .492 3 0 0-1 4
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 16 13 .38 .38 1.13 2.81 .133 1.38 .489
Conference 10 9 .20 .10 .50 1.60 .125 .80 .500
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 6 .25 .50 1.00 3.38 .074 1.38 .407
Away 8 7 .50 .25 1.25 2.25 .222 1.38 .611
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 8 5 .63 .75 2.00 4.00 .156 2.13 .531
Losses 6 6 .00 .00 .00 1.67 .000 .50 .300
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September 6 4 .83 .17 1.83 2.83 .294 1.50 .529
October 10 9 .10 .50 .70 2.80 .036 1.30 .464
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 16 13 6 6 18 45 .133 22 .489 0 0 0-0 2
Conference 10 9 2 1 5 16 .125 8 .500 0 0 0-0 1
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 8 6 2 4 8 27 .074 11 .407 0 0 0-0 1
Away 8 7 4 2 10 18 .222 11 .611 0 0 0-0 1
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Wins 8 5 5 6 16 32 .156 17 .531 0 0 0-0 2
Losses 6 6 0 0 0 10 .000 3 .300 0 0 0-0 0
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September 6 4 5 1 11 17 .294 9 .529 0 0 0-0 2
October 10 9 1 5 7 28 .036 13 .464 0 0 0-0 0