Spangler Gaining Valuable Experience As MLS Pool Goalkeeper
Oregon State aims to beat two ranked teams in one season for the first time since 2005
The Beavers have next weekend off before wrapping up the season at Washington on Nov. 11
Oregon State drops to 3-4-1 in Pac-12 play
CAREER: Third all-time in Oregon State history in both saves (250) and shutouts (11) ... Tallied 5,541 career minutes in goal, second all-time in the Beaver record books for a keeper ... Posted a 1.64 career goals-against average, the fifth best in school history ... Owns two of the top 10 seasons at OSU for saves (77 - 2010; 74 - 2011).
SENIOR (2011): Started all 18 matches in goal ... Posted three shutouts against Wake Forest, Gonzaga and Stanford ... Made 74 saves and had a .685 save percentage ... Allowed 34 goals for a 1.81 goals against average ... Led the Pac-12 in saves and was second in saves per game (4.11) ... Made a season-high seven saves on two occasions, at Wake Forest on Sept. 4 (T, 0-0) and at home against Stanford on Oct. 23 (W, 1-0).
JUNIOR (2010): Played and started all 17 matches in goal ... Had shutouts against UMKC and Central Arkansas ... Finished the season with a 2.08 goals-against average ... Had 77 saves on the season with a .681 save percentage ... Ranked second in the Pac-10 with 4.53 saves per game and third in the conference with 77 saves.
SOPHOMORE (2009): Played in all 18 matches and started 17 ... Named to the All-Pac-10 Honorable Mention Team ... Named to the College Soccer News National Team of the Week for Nov. 2-8 ... Compiled a record of 8-6-3 ... Finished the season with a 1.27 goals-against average ... Had four shutouts and 59 saves ... Had a save percentage of .720.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2008): Played in eight games and started five ... Finished the season with a 1.09 goals-against average ... Had two shutouts and 40 saves.
FRESHMAN (2007): Redshirted freshman season.
ODP: Played for the Arizona state team for three years.
CLUB: Played for the Sereno Soccer Club, which won four state championships and advanced to the finals of the Far West Regionals twice ... Team was ranked No. 1 in the nation at one point ... Previous club was the Blackhawks.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Brophy College Prep in Phoenix, Ariz., in 2007 ... Also attended Saguaro and Arcardia high schools ... Played one year of high school soccer as a freshman before concentrating on club soccer.
PERSONAL: Born in Mesa, Ariz. ... Son of Trish and Scott Spangler ... Has one sister, Samantha ... Grandfather played football at Stanford ... Chose Oregon State because "of the soccer program and the coaching staff" ... Majoring in Business.