2 Michael Bergen
2 - Michael Bergen
Height: 5-11
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Newtown, Pa.
High School: The Pennington School
Position: M
Major: Human Resources Studies
g 4
a 5
pts 13
gw 2
  • Four-year letter-winner who played in 73 career matches, with 61 starts in the midfield
  • Scored 11 goals and recorded 17 assists for a 39 career point total

Senior Year (2016)

  • Match-by-Match Statistics
  • Earned First Team All-Landmark Conference honors at end of season; Was also a NSCAA All-Region Pick
  • Started 20 matches in the midfield for the second straight season, scoring four goals, with five assists for a 13 point total
  • Took 27 shots overall, 17 of which were on goal
  • Scored a pair of game-winning goals, both of which came in home Landmark Conference matches against Juniata (Oct. 15) and Goucher (Oct. 22)
  • Scored a pair of goals in the Goucher match, leading Scranton to a 5-1 win on Senior Day
  • Assisted the game-winning goal in the Landmark Conference Championship Match at Elizabethtown on Nov. 5, a 1-0 Scranton win
  • Assisted both goals in Scranton's 2-1 win over Penn State Behrend in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament

Junior Year (2015)

  • Started all 20 matches the Royals played in on the year, scoring three goals and adding four assists for a 10 point total
  • Fired 26 total shots for the year, 12 of which were on net
  • Scored game winning goals in back-to-back matches in September; first at Muhlenberg on Sept. 9 in a 2-0 win, then against Centenary at home on Sept. 13 in a 1-0 triumph
  • Third goal of the year came against Wilkes on Sept. 30 in a 4-0 victory for the Royals. Also had an assist in the win
  • Assisted game-winner against Moravian on Oct. 21 in a 1-0 Scranton victory

Sophomore Year (2014)

  • Match-by-match statistics
  • Played in all 18 matches, including 14 starts.
  • Finished with two goals and four assists for eight points.
  • Had a goal and an assist in a 2-0 win at Centenary on Sept. 13.
  • Scored the match-winning goal in a 2-1 victory at Wilkes on Oct. 1.

Freshman Year (2013)

  • Match-by-match statistics
  • Played in 15 matches, including seven as a starter at left outside midfielder.
  • Finished with two goals and a team-high four assists for eight points, fourth-best on the team.
  • Earned Landmark Conference Rookie of the Year honors.
  • Made his first career start in a 1-0 victory at Misericordia on Sept. 17.
  • Picked up his first career assist on the match-winning goal by fellow freshman and former high school teammate Henry Bonilla in a 2-1 win over Ithaca on Sept. 25 at Fitzpatrick Field.
  • Had two assists in a 3-1 win over Moravian on Oct. 22 at Fitzpatrick Field.
  • Scored his first career goal in the first half of a 2-2 tie at Drew University on Oct. 26.
  • Had a goal and an assist in a 4-1 win over Merchant Marine Academy on Oct. 30 at Fitzpatrick Field.

Awards & Honors

  • Landmark Conference Rookie of the Year (2013)
  • All-Landmark Conference First-Team Selection (2016)
  • 2016 NSCAA All-Region Second Team Pick
  • 2016 NSCAA Scholar All-American
  • Landmark Conference Offensive Player of the Week (Oct. 28, 2013)
  • University of Scranton Athlete of the Week (Sept. 15, 2014)
  • Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll (2014, 2015, 2016)
  • Landmark Conference Sportsmanship Team (Fall 2015)

High school/personal

  • Earned four varsity letters in soccer.
  • Helped The Pennington School go 64-14 in his four years, including four appearances in the New Jersey "A" final each season.
  • Earned New Jersey All-Prep Team honors as a senior while helping the team win the Mercer County championship and the South Kent Diadora Tournament title.
  • Was given the Soccer Leadership Award following his senior season.
  • Earned New Jersey All-Prep Team honors as a junior.
  • Was the school vice president as a senior after serving as class vice president as a freshman, sophomore and junior.
  • Son of Michael & Raquel Bergen.
Recent Games
Oct 22 Goucher W, 5-1
Oct 29 at Catholic W, 1-0
Nov 2 Drew W, 2-1
Nov 5 at Elizabethtown W, 1-0
Nov 12 vs. Penn St.-Behrend W, 2-1
Nov 13 at Cortland St. L, 2-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 20 7
Games started 20 7
Goals 4 4
Assists 5 1
Points 13 9
Shots 27 8
Shot Pct .148 .500
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 2 2
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Sep 3 Gettysburg W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 4 Cabrini W, 4-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 7 Muhlenberg W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 10 at Centenary (N.J.) W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 13 Misericordia W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 17 at Lycoming L, 3-1 1 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Sep 24 at Moravian W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 28 at Wilkes W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 1 Elizabethtown L, 2-1 1 1 0 2 1 1.000 0-0 0
Oct 5 Drew L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 8 at Susquehanna W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 12 Dickinson W, 1-0 1 0 1 1 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 15 Juniata W, 4-1 1 1 1 3 1 1.000 0-0 1
Oct 18 #13 Haverford T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 22 Goucher W, 5-1 1 2 0 4 3 .667 0-0 1
Oct 29 at Catholic W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Nov 2 Drew W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Nov 5 at Elizabethtown W, 1-0 1 0 1 1 2 .000 0-0 0
Nov 12 vs. Penn St.-Behrend W, 2-1 1 0 2 2 2 .000 0-0 0
Nov 13 at Cortland St. L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2013-14 15 7 .13 .27 .53 .73 .182 .27 .364
2014-15 18 14 .11 .22 .44 .50 .222 .22 .444
2015-16 20 20 .15 .20 .50 1.30 .115 .60 .462
2016-17 20 20 .20 .25 .65 1.35 .148 .85 .630
Total 73 61 .15 .23 .53 1.00 .151 .51 .507
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2013-14 15 7 2 4 8 11 .182 4 .364 0 0 0-0 0
2014-15 18 14 2 4 8 9 .222 4 .444 0 0 0-0 1
2015-16 20 20 3 4 10 26 .115 12 .462 1 0 0-0 2
2016-17 20 20 4 5 13 27 .148 17 .630 0 0 0-0 2
Total 73 61 11 17 39 73 .151 37 .507 1 0 0-0 5
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 20 20 .20 .25 .65 1.35 .148 .85 .630
Conference 7 7 .57 .14 1.29 1.14 .500 1.00 .875
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 11 .36 .18 .91 1.09 .333 .64 .583
Away 8 8 .00 .13 .13 1.63 .000 1.25 .769
Neutral 1 1 .00 2.00 2.00 2.00 .000 .00 .000
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Wins 15 15 .20 .33 .73 1.40 .143 .80 .571
Losses 4 4 .25 .00 .50 1.25 .200 1.00 .800
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September 8 8 .00 .00 .00 1.50 .000 .88 .583
October 8 8 .50 .25 1.25 1.25 .400 1.13 .900
November 4 4 .00 .75 .75 1.25 .000 .25 .200
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 20 20 4 5 13 27 .148 17 .630 0 0 0-0 2
Conference 7 7 4 1 9 8 .500 7 .875 0 0 0-0 2
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 11 11 4 2 10 12 .333 7 .583 0 0 0-0 2
Away 8 8 0 1 1 13 .000 10 .769 0 0 0-0 0
Neutral 1 1 0 2 2 2 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0
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Wins 15 15 3 5 11 21 .143 12 .571 0 0 0-0 2
Losses 4 4 1 0 2 5 .200 4 .800 0 0 0-0 0
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September 8 8 0 0 0 12 .000 7 .583 0 0 0-0 0
October 8 8 4 2 10 10 .400 9 .900 0 0 0-0 2
November 4 4 0 3 3 5 .000 1 .200 0 0 0-0 0