MU has won two straight heading into BIG EAST/Big Ten Challenge
MU will play three exhibition matches this week.
Kickoff set for 1 p.m. in opening spring match
MU outshot Cardinals 14-6
2010: Ranked as high as No. 20 among the top players in the BIG EAST Blue Division, according to TopDrawerSoccer.com ... Finished second on the team with 1,709 minutes ... Posted six shutouts, the most in a season by an MU keeper since 1998 ... Made a league-high 89 saves, placing MU second in the league in saves ... Recorded a Marquette post-season single-game high with 10 saves against Notre Dame in the BIG EAST Championship (Nov. 6) ... Posted five saves in 2-0 shutout over Wright State (Oct. 6) ... Became first BIG EAST player since 2004 to earn the league's Goalkeeper of the Week honor in consecutive weeks when he garnered the award on Oct. 4 ... Made a career-high nine saves vs. Connecticut (Oct. 1), holding the nation's top scoring offense to just one goal in the 1-1 draw ... Recorded third straight shutout with 1-0 win vs. Wisconsin (Sept. 28) ... Named BIG EAST Goalkeeper of the Week on Sept. 27 following his 1-0 shutout at Rutgers (Sept. 24) to open league play ... Faced 16 shots vs. WIU with five saves ... Made two saves in his 1-0 shutout over Florida Gulf Coast in the MU Invitational ... Saw 18 shots at Rutgers (Sept. 26) and matched a season high with six save en route to his third shutout of the season ... Posted back-to-back shutouts in his first two collegiate starts ... Earned clean sheet in a 0-0 draw at Western Illinois (Sept. 5).
2009: Made collegiate debut Nov. 2, 2009,at Connecticut ... Played final 45 minutes against UConn,the No. 8-ranked No. 8 in the nation (NSCAA) ...Surrendered one goal in the 70th minute in MU's 3-0 loss to the Huskies and made one save.
Personal: David Charles Check was born April 16, 1990 ... He is the son of Charlie and Lynn Check and majoring in mechanical engineering.
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