Odwalla Player of the Month: Connor Dawson

Santa Cruz's Connor Dawson takes home monthly honors for June

Odwalla Player of the Month: James Dawson

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The San Jose Earthquakes have named Connor Dawson the Odwalla Player of the Month for June.

Dawson plays U-10s for the Santa Cruz County Breakers 01B White coached by Raul Olvera. He lines up as a left back or forward and has notched 16 goals and 16 assists so far in 2011-12 matches. Dawson has helped his club to a 9-4-3 record in the top CYSA division. In 2011, SCC Breakers 01B White was second in the Fall Distric Cup for CYSA and they took top honors in the Juventus Coppa d'Oro.

Outside of the field, Dawson is a 4.0 student. He won a blue ribbon in the Santa Cruz County Science Fair and took fourth place in the ACSI Math Contest in 2011 and earned an Excellence Award at the ACSI Speech Meet in 2011 and 2012.

For more information about the Odwalla Player of the Month program, please visit www.sjearthquakes.com/community/odwalla.

Q&A WITH JAMES

Favorite Soccer Team: Liverpool FC

Favorite Earthquakes player: Marvin Chavez

Favorite Song: Lose Yourself (Eminem)

Favorite Meal:  Steak

Favorite Movie: The Avengers

When I grow up I want to be:  Professional soccer player

Favorite Odwalla Product: Mango Tango