JJ Koval

JJ Koval
15
Midfielder
  • San Jose Earthquakes
  • 6' 1"
  • 175 lbs.
  • 05-19-1992
  • Westlake Village, Calif.

How he joined the club: First round selection (No. 9 overall) out of Stanford by the Earthquakes in the 2014 MLS SuperDraft. He signed with the club on Feb. 19, 2014.

College (Stanford): Earned a starting role as a freshman and appearing in 74 games during his career ... Earned All-Pac 12 honors as both a junior and a senior, including a spot on the All-Pac-12 First Team in 2013 ... Scored six goals and posted four assists during his career ... As a senior, helped Stanford reach the third round of the NCAA Tournament, defeating Loyola Marymount and Cal State Northridge along the way.

High School/Club: Played for Real So Cal in club soccer ... Helped Real SoCal to the Far West Regional title and the national final in 2008 ... Earned Premier League titles in 2009 and 2010 and a Southern California Academy League title in 2010 ... Named the No. 72 high school player in the nation and No. 15 in Southern California by TopDrawerSoccer.com in 2010 ... Played two years of high school soccer at Oaks Christian ... Named first team all CIF as a sophomore and second team all-Tri-Valley League as a freshman ... Led Oaks Christian to the CIF Southern Section title in 2007 and the Tri-Valley League title in 2007.

Personal: Born May 19, 1992 in Westlake Village, Calif. to Jeff and Lisa Koval ... Grandfather, Gordon Gravelle played offensive tackle for the Pittsburgh Steelers winning two Super Bowls (IX and X) ... Father rowed varsity crew at Loyola Marymount and also played rugby ... Made a cameo as a player for the Gladiators in Will Ferrell's 2005 hit movie Kicking & Screaming.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2014 San Jose Earthquakes 14 3 0 463 0 5 1 9 0 1 0
Career Totals 14 3 0 463 0 5 1 9 0 1 0

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season San Jose Earthquakes 14 3 0 463 0 5 1 9 0 1 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves

Regular Season Game Log

Date Match Result Appearance MINS G A SHT SOG FC FS Y R
8/16/2014 DAL @ SJ L 5-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/8/2014 SJ @ LA T 2-2 Subbed On 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/2/2014 SEA @ SJ W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/23/2014 CHI @ SJ W 1-5 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/19/2014 SJ @ NY T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/11/2014 DC @ SJ L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/2/2014 CHV @ SJ L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/28/2014 LA @ SJ L 1-0 Subbed On 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/7/2014 SJ @ TOR L 0-1 Subbed On 21 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
5/31/2014 SJ @ DAL W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/25/2014 HOU @ SJ W 0-3 Subbed On 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
5/17/2014 SJ @ SEA L 0-1 Subbed On 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/10/2014 DAL @ SJ W 1-2 Subbed On 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/7/2014 COL @ SJ T 0-0 Subbed On 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/3/2014 SJ @ VAN L 2-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0
4/26/2014 CHV @ SJ W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0
4/19/2014 SJ @ COL T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0
4/13/2014 CLB @ SJ T 1-1 Subbed On 37 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/29/2014 NE @ SJ L 2-1 Subbed On 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/22/2014 SJ @ KC L 0-1 Subbed On 45 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
3/15/2014 RSL @ SJ T 3-3 Subbed On 27 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves