5 Mark Plaisance
5 Mark Plaisance
Height: 6-1
Weight: 175
Year: Junior
Hometown: Montgomery Village, Md.
High School: Gaithersburg
Position: M

2013: Appeared in 17 games with 16 starts in his first season on campus … assisted on AU’s goal at. Bucknell (11/12) in the Patriot League Tournament Quarterfinals … totaled seven shot, one on goal.

Before American: At Mount St. Mary's in 2012, started 15 games as a sophomore … recorded a team-high four goals and handed out one assist … led the team with nine points … took 14 shots, eight on target … picked up first career point on an assist in the season opener against Towson (8-28-12) … scored first collegiate goal in what turned out to be the game winner in a 1-0 win over VMI (8-31-12) … tallied one goal in the Mount’s 4-1 win versus Bryant (10/5/12) … scored on a free kick from 30 yards out against Monmouth (10/14/12) … netted the team’s only goal in a home loss to Sacred Heart (11/2/12) ... in 2011 he appeared in 16 games, including 12 starts as a freshman ... recorded four shots on the year ... made collegiate debut in the starting lineup in a 1-0 loss at UMBC on Aug. 27, 2011 ... notched first two collegiate shots in a 1-all result against Towson on Sept. 1, 2011. 

HIGH SCHOOL: A four-year letterwinner on the Gaithersburg boy's soccer team ... served as team captain for his final two seasons ... named the Most Valuable Player in his junior and senior year ... named to the All-County first team in 2011 ... helped his team to the regional finals in 2009.

PERSONAL: Son of Debra and Steven Plaisance ... has one brother, Ryan ... Father played soccer at Towson for two years, bother played at Mount all for years and was an All-CAC Team selection in 2012.


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