#10 Stephen Phillips
|Club Team||Sparta United Premier||Major||Studio Art & Anthropology|
Junior season (2007) - Led Whitman in scoring for a second consecutive season ... Earned all-conference and all-region first-team honors ... Team captain ... His 12 goals and three assists made him the second-leading scorer in the NWC ... Earned NWC Offensive Player of the Week honors in early September after scoring three goals that sparked two season-opening victories ... Three of his four game-winning goals came against NWC opponents ... Most dramatic goal of the season came with just 90 seconds left in overtime to lift Whitman to a 2-1 victory over Pacific ... Voted Most Valuable Player by his teammates.
Sophomore season (2006) - Led Whitman in scoring with three goals and two assists in just 15 games (also scored three goals in two exhibition game victories) ... Booted Whitman's first and third goals in a 4-1 victory over George Fox ... With an assist from older brother Greg Phillips, scored the lone Missionary goal in a 1-1 overtime tie with Linfield ... Played in all 15 Whitman games, 14 as a starter.
Freshman season (2005) - Hit the scoring column in his second college game, contributing an assist in a 4-3 loss to Corban ... Added three more assists in games against George Fox, Willamette and before booting his first two college goals against Walla Walla College ... Played in all 19 Whitman games, 17 as a starter.
Prep - Played for Sparta United Premier, which placed second in state in 2004 ... Played for Waterford, a Class 1-A high school that placed second in state at the 3-A level ... Named Second Team All-State junior year and First Team All-State senior year with 24 goals in the season.
Academics - Double majoring in Studio Art and Anthropology at Whitman.
Personal - Stephen Phillips was born on February 19, 1987 ... Son of Greg and Cynthia Phillips ... Older brother Greg Phillips also plays varsity soccer at Whitman...Has three younger siblings -- Andy, Cami and Bizzy ... Competes on dodgeball, basketball, and volleyball intramural teams ... Loves to paint and paints murals as a part-time job ... Spent the spring 2008 semester studying abroad in Ghana ... Also enjoys skiing, mountain biking, writing and reading poetry, ping pong and playing racquetball.Back to Men's Soccer Roster