5 Dean Balabanov
5 Dean Balabanov
Height: 6-1
Weight: 175
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
High School: University of Chicago Laboratory
Position: M
Major: Chemistry
g 0
a 1
pts 1
gw 0

2015: Played in all 18 of the team’s games during the season, including 16 in a starting role… Aided a defense that finished the year ranked 11th in Division III in team goals against average (0.59), 14th in save percentage (.866) and 21st in shutout percentage (0.56)… Helped to hold opponents to 10.3 shots per game and 4.6 shots on goal per game, while recording 10 shutouts… Assisted on a goal during the Spartans’ 2-1 win over Capital, the first assist of his career… Took 12 shots during the campaign, including three on goal… Received UAA All-Academic recognition… Finished his career with 50 games played for the Spartans.

2014: Played in nine matches with two starts at midfielder…recorded three shots…named UAA All-Academic.

2013: Played in all 17 matches with 12 starts at midfielder…recorded 13 shots…named UAA All-Academic.

2012: Played the first five matches of the season as a freshman before suffering an injury.

Personal: Earned four varsity letters at University of Chicago Laboratory High School…three-time first-team Independent School League selection…two-year team captain in 2010 and 2011…son of Roumen and Antoaneta Balabanov.

Recent Games
Oct 16 Emory W, 2-0
Oct 18 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 1-0
Oct 24 at Waynesburg W, 9-0
Oct 30 at Chicago L, 1-0
Nov 1 at Washington (Mo.) L, 1-0
Nov 7 Carnegie Mellon W, 1-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 18 7
Games started 16 6
Goals 0 0
Assists 1 0
Points 1 0
Shots 12 2
Shot Pct .000 .000
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 0 0
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Sep 1 at Mount Union W, 5-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 5 Pitt.-Greensburg W, 6-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 6 Thomas More L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 9 at Baldwin Wallace W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 12 at Capital W, 2-1 1 0 1 1 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 16 John Carroll W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 19 Ohio Northern W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 23 at Wooster W, 2-0 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 26 at Wilmington (Ohio) W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 30 at Kenyon   - - - - - - - -
Oct 3 at New York U. W, 4-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 7 Oberlin T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 11 Brandeis L, 2-1 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 16 Emory W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 18 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 24 at Waynesburg W, 9-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 30 at Chicago L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Nov 1 at Washington (Mo.) L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Nov 7 Carnegie Mellon W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2012-13 5 2 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
2013-14 17 12 .00 .00 .00 .76 .000 .18 .231
2014-15 9 2 .00 .00 .00 .33 .000 .11 .333
2015-16 18 16 .00 .06 .06 .67 .000 .17 .250
Total 49 32 .00 .02 .02 .57 .000 .14 .250
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2012-13 5 2 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0 0
2013-14 17 12 0 0 0 13 .000 3 .231 2 0 0-0 0
2014-15 9 2 0 0 0 3 .000 1 .333 0 0 0-0 0
2015-16 18 16 0 1 1 12 .000 3 .250 3 0 0-0 0
Total 49 32 0 1 1 28 .000 7 .250 5 0 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 18 16 .00 .06 .06 .67 .000 .17 .250
Conference 7 6 .00 .00 .00 .29 .000 .14 .500
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 9 8 .00 .00 .00 .89 .000 .11 .125
Away 9 8 .00 .11 .11 .44 .000 .22 .500
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 13 12 .00 .08 .08 .77 .000 .23 .300
Losses 4 3 .00 .00 .00 .25 .000 .00 .000
-
September 9 8 .00 .11 .11 1.00 .000 .22 .222
October 7 6 .00 .00 .00 .14 .000 .00 .000
November 2 2 .00 .00 .00 1.00 .000 .50 .500
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 18 16 0 1 1 12 .000 3 .250 3 0 0-0 0
Conference 7 6 0 0 0 2 .000 1 .500 2 0 0-0 0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
-
Home 9 8 0 0 0 8 .000 1 .125 0 0 0-0 0
Away 9 8 0 1 1 4 .000 2 .500 3 0 0-0 0
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
-
Wins 13 12 0 1 1 10 .000 3 .300 2 0 0-0 0
Losses 4 3 0 0 0 1 .000 0 .000 1 0 0-0 0
-
September 9 8 0 1 1 9 .000 2 .222 1 0 0-0 0
October 7 6 0 0 0 1 .000 0 .000 2 0 0-0 0
November 2 2 0 0 0 2 .000 1 .500 0 0 0-0 0