1 Rollie Thayer
1 - Rollie Thayer
Height: 5-11
Weight: 180
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Shorewood, Minn.
High School: Minnetonka
Previous College: Pomona College
Position: GK
Major: Environmental Economics

At Pomona-Pitzer: Has completed his senior season a member of the Pomona-Pitzer Men's Soccer team, where he played goalkeeper.

2012: Second-team All-SCIAC...Third-team NSCAA All-West Region...Started 15 games for the Sagehens, and tallied an 11-4 record and a 1.26 goals against average...Had a .743 save percentage...Picked up six solo shutouts and one combined shutout (when he missed the final 15 minutes of the first half with an injury at La Verne)...Had a six-save shutout in a big road win at Redlands in the final week of the regular season, which virtually clinched the SCIAC championship...Added three more saves in an ensuing 1-0 win over Caltech which mathematically clinched the title with one game left in the regular season...Had a six-save shutout at Occidental, including a couple of key saves late to preserve the 1-0 win.

2011: Second-team All-SCIAC selection...SCIAC All-Academic team member...Started 15 games for the Sagehens in goal and compiled a 9-6 record...Had six shutouts, all of which came in SCIAC games...Finished the year with a 1.11 goals against average and a .754 save percentage...Had a seven-save shutout in a 2-0 road win over CMS, several of which were of the highlight-reel variety...Had a six-save shutout against Whittier and a pair of three-save "clean sheets" against Occidental.

High School: Attended Minnetonka (Minn.) High School...Was a four-time all-conference selection for the Skippers...Was all-metro and all-state as a senior, and a two year captain...Earned both the Rookie of the Year and Team MVP awards during his career...Graduated summa cum laude...Also played for the Tonka United club team, which he helped to four state championships.

Personal: Attending Pomona College, where he majors in environmental economics...Father is a restauranteur and mother is a graphic designer...Has two younger sisters...Hobbies include skiing, travel and playing the piano...Lists Kevin Garnett, Bert Blyleven, Jared Allen and Randy Moss as his favorite athletes...Pulp Fiction and Reservior Dogs are his favorite movies, and John Krakauer is his favorite author...Lists "Nature, Culture and Society" as the most interesting course he has taken at Pomona...Lists Martin Luther King, Jr., George Carlin and 50 Cent as the public figures he most admires...Plans to attend law school after graduation...Chose Pomona for "academics, class size and professor reputation and career placement"...Says: "Thank you Mom and Dad!"...Born June 15, 1991.