9 Gianna Yurchak
9 Gianna Yurchak
Height: 5-7
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Leola, PA
High School: Conestoga Valley
Position: F/M
Major: Occupational Therapy
g 4
a 1
pts 9
gw 1

2018: Had a breakthrough year as a sophomore starting in all 19 games for the Bulls… Set career-highs in goals (4) and shots (33) while tying a career-high in points (9)… Notched a season-high four shots, two points and a goal in a 3-0 win at Youngstown State (8/24)… Tied a season-high with four shots, two points and the game-winning goal in a 1-0 win over Toledo (10/18)… Recorded a goal on three shots at Ohio (10/7)… Had 10 games with at least two shots… Earned Academic All-MAC honors for the first time in her career.

2017: Made an immediate impact up top for the Bulls during her freshman campaign as she started all 19 matches at striker... earned MAC All-Freshman team honors after a strong first season... compiled three goals, three assists and nine points while ranking third on the squad with 26 shots... recorded her first career point, an assist, on the game-winning goal against St. Bonaventure (9/15)... recorded one assist in victories over Western Michigan (9/22) and Eastern Michigan (9/29)... notched her first career goal, a game-tying goal in the 85th minute, in a road win over Ohio (10/5)... scored a goal and had two shots in a loss at Bowling Green (10/13)... scored a goal in the regular season finale draw against Akron (10/26)... had four games with a career-high three shots.

High School: She joins the Bulls after a very successful high school career in Pennsylvania at Conestoga Valley where she set the program record for goals in a career (70), goals in a season (30), assists in a season (19) and ranked second in school history in assists in a career (38)... the crafty forward led her team to a 18-3 record during her senior season as she netted a career-high 30 goals, eight assists and 68 points... following her senior season, Yurchak earned NSCAA All-America team honors along with being named Pennsylvania Soccer Player of the Year... she is also a three-time All-State team member and two-time NSCAA All-Region selection while playing four years of varsity soccer for Keith Nagley... the lethal scorer led her team to three Lancaster Lebanon Section I championships during her impressive career... she also played for one of the top club teams in the nation, Penn Fusion Soccer Academy, for the last four seasons.

Personal: Born on October 5, 1998... daughter of Nancy and John Yurchak... has three sisters, Rachel, Jocelyn and Samara... other hobbies include watching movies and traveling... her favorite athlete of all-time is Mia Hamm... lists her favorite movie of all-time as She's The Man... enjoys listening to country music and her favorite musician is Taylor Swift... Occupational therapy major at UB.

Recent Games
Oct 12 at Miami (OH) W, 1-0
Oct 14 at Ball State L, 1-0
Oct 18 Toledo W, 1-0
Oct 21 Bowling Green L, 5-0
Oct 25 Akron L, 3-2
Oct 28 at Ball State L, 2-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 19 12
Games started 19 12
Goals 4 3
Assists 1 1
Points 9 7
Shots 33 20
Shot Pct .121 .150
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 1 1
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 7 at Cleveland St. W, 3-1 - - - - - - - -
Aug 14 at Niagara W, 4-1 - - - - - - - -
Aug 20 at St. John's L, 3-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Aug 24 at Youngstown State W, 3-0 1 1 0 2 4 .250 0-0 0
Aug 31 at Cornell W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 2 at Albany W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 6 Canisius W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 9 St. Francis (Pa.) W, 3-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 14 St. Bonaventure W, 3-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 21 at Northern Illinois W, 5-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 23 at Western Michigan L, 4-2 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 28 Central Michigan W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 30 Eastern Michigan W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 4 at Kent State L, 5-2 1 1 0 2 1 1.000 0-0 0
Oct 7 Ohio L, 2-1 1 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 0
Oct 12 at Miami (OH) W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Oct 14 at Ball State L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 18 Toledo W, 1-0 1 1 0 2 4 .250 0-0 1
Oct 21 Bowling Green L, 5-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 25 Akron L, 3-2 1 0 1 1 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 28 at Ball State L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2017-18 19 19 .16 .16 .47 1.37 .115 .58 .423
2018-19 19 19 .21 .05 .47 1.74 .121 .95 .545
2019-20 - - - - - - - - -
Total 38 38 .18 .11 .47 1.55 .119 .76 .492
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2017-18 19 19 3 3 9 26 .115 11 .423 0 0 0-0 0
2018-19 19 19 4 1 9 33 .121 18 .545 0 0 0-0 1
2019-20 - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
Total 38 38 7 4 18 59 .119 29 .492 0 0 0-0 1
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 19 19 .21 .05 .47 1.74 .121 .95 .545
Conference 12 12 .25 .08 .58 1.67 .150 .83 .500
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 9 .22 .11 .56 2.33 .095 1.33 .571
Away 10 10 .20 .00 .40 1.20 .167 .60 .500
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 11 11 .18 .00 .36 2.18 .083 1.09 .500
Losses 8 8 .25 .13 .63 1.13 .222 .75 .667
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August 3 3 .33 .00 .67 1.67 .200 .67 .400
September 8 8 .00 .00 .00 1.75 .000 1.13 .643
October 8 8 .38 .13 .88 1.75 .214 .88 .500
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 19 19 4 1 9 33 .121 18 .545 0 0 0-0 1
Conference 12 12 3 1 7 20 .150 10 .500 0 0 0-0 1
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 9 9 2 1 5 21 .095 12 .571 0 0 0-0 1
Away 10 10 2 0 4 12 .167 6 .500 0 0 0-0 0
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Wins 11 11 2 0 4 24 .083 12 .500 0 0 0-0 1
Losses 8 8 2 1 5 9 .222 6 .667 0 0 0-0 0
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August 3 3 1 0 2 5 .200 2 .400 0 0 0-0 0
September 8 8 0 0 0 14 .000 9 .643 0 0 0-0 0
October 8 8 3 1 7 14 .214 7 .500 0 0 0-0 1