9 - James Galvani
James Galvani
Height: 6-3
Weight: 175
Year: Jr.
Hometown: High Wycombe, England
Position: Forward
Previous School: Amersham & Wycombe College
g 4
a 0
sh % .080
gw 2

In the Record Book: Program leader in shots per match (3.97)…Fifth in goals per match (0.58) and match-winners (7)…Sixth in points per match (1.42)…Eighth in shots attempted (143).

As a sophomore (2011): Daktronics NCAA Division II all-Southeast Region Second teamNCCSIA all-State teamAll-Conference Carolinas First teamConference Carolinas Player of the Week…Ranked 40th in the nation in total goals (11) and 44th in total points (26)…Listed 65th in goals per match (0.52) and 71st in points per contest (1.24)…Led the team in goals (11), points (26) and match-winners (3)…Tied for second in assists (4)…Appeared in 21 matches, making 19 starts…Put together a six-match point streak, tallying nine goals and three assist in that span…Season-high two assists against Barton (Oct. 1)…Netted two goals, including the match-winner, against Queens (Oct. 8)…Scored two goals, including the match-winner, in a 2-0 win over Belmont Abbey (Oct. 12)…Tallied his first career hat trick in a thrilling come-from-behind 4-3 win at Mount Olive (Oct. 15), netting the winner from the penalty spot in extra time...Scored his 11th goal of the season at Anderson (Nov. 9) in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

As a freshman (2010): NSCAA all-Southeast Region Third teamAll-Conference Carolinas Second teamConference Carolinas Player of the Week (Oct. 5)…Appeared in 20 matches, making 18 starts…Ranked 37th in the nation in total points (28) and 38th in total goals (11)…Tied for the conference lead in match-winners (four)…Second in the conference and on the team in points (28) and goals (11)…Fourth on the team and in the conference in assists (six)…Tallied at least one point in three straight matches (Sep. 5-14)…First collegiate assist against Tusculum (Sep. 5)…Scored his first career goal against Limestone (Sep. 11)…Posted one goal and a season-high two assists at Belmont Abbey (Sep. 14)…Recorded a season-high two goals and five points at King (Sep. 29), including his first career match-winner…Scored two goals, including the match-winner, at Queens (Oct. 9)…Tallied the match-winning goal and an assist against No. 17 Mars Hill (Oct. 20)…Scored the match-winner against Queens (Nov. 2) in the quarterfinal round of the conference tournament…Posted a goal in the conference tournament final against Coker (Nov. 7)…Scored LMC’s lone goal in the first round of the NCAA Tournament against Clayton State (Nov. 10).

High School: Graduated from Amersham & Wycombe College in High Wycombe, England…Coached by Peter Scott…Scored 34 goals for the Wycombe Wanderers U19 team in 2009.

Personal: Born on May 25, 1991 in Cannes, France…Son of John and Kim Galvani…Has one sister, Lauren (16)…Majoring in sport management…Plans to pursue a professional playing or coaching career in the United States after graduation.

More about James: Favorite book: “My Side” by David Beckham…Favorite movies: Anything with Jason Statham…Favorite musical artists: Aviici, Calvin Harris, Blondie…Favorite song: “Beautiful Day” by U2…Favorite sports teams: Manchester United, Philadelphia Eagles, Boston Celtics, Elgin FC…Favorite athletes: Jimmy Bullard of Ipswich Town, Former Manchester United star Eric Cantona…Favorite saying by Coach Squires: “Be ruthless!”…James can’t imagine a week without: Kicking a ball…James’ advice to kids: “Don’t be a fool, stay in school”..Favorite color: Red…Favorite food: Anything out of the back of a van in England…Favorite sports other than soccer: Football, basketball and hockey…People James most admires: His parents…Best advice James has ever been given: “If you don’t shoot, you don’t score”...What people don’t know about James: He chose soccer over being a recording artist…When people first meet James, they think: “What a strange accent!”.

Recent Games
Oct 6 Pfeiffer T, 0-0
Oct 10 Limestone T, 1-1
Oct 17 Lenoir-Rhyne T, 0-0
Oct 20 at Barton L, 1-0
Oct 23 King (Tenn.) L, 3-2
Oct 27 Mount Olive L, 1-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 12 6
Games started 11 6
Goals 4 3
Assists 0 0
Points 8 6
Shots 50 34
Shot Pct .080 .088
Penalty kicks 0-1 0-1
Game-winning goals 2 2
Date Opponent Score g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 31 Lynn L, 1-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 2 at Catawba W, 1-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 7 at Tusculum L, 2-0 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 9 vs. Carson-Newman L, 2-0 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Sep 12 at Mars Hill L, 1-0 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Sep 15 at North Greenville W, 2-0 1 0 2 7 .143 0-0 1
Sep 20 North Georgia L, 2-1 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 0
Sep 22 at Queens (N.C.) L, 3-2 1 0 2 4 .250 0-0 0
Sep 26 at Belmont Abbey L, 2-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 29 Coker W, 1-0 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 1
Oct 4 at Erskine L, 1-0 0 0 0 6 .000 0-0 0
Oct 6 Pfeiffer T, 0-0 0 0 0 12 .000 0-1 0
Oct 10 Limestone T, 1-1 - - - - - - -
Oct 17 Lenoir-Rhyne T, 0-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 20 at Barton L, 1-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 23 King (Tenn.) L, 3-2 - - - - - - -
Oct 27 Mount Olive L, 1-0 - - - - - - -
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2011-12 21 19 11 4 26 86 .128 50 .581 6 0 2-4 3
2012-13 12 11 4 0 8 50 .080 21 .420 4 0 0-1 2
2013-14 3 2 1 0 2 14 .071 4 .286 0 0 0-0 0
2014-15 5 5 4 1 9 20 .200 9 .450 1 0 0-0 2
Total 41 37 20 5 45 170 .118 84 .494 11 0 2-5 7
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 12 11 4 0 8 50 .080 21 .420 4 0 0-1 2
Conference 6 6 3 0 6 34 .088 15 .441 2 0 0-1 2
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -

Home 4 4 2 0 4 18 .111 5 .278 2 0 0-1 1
Away 7 7 2 0 4 28 .071 15 .536 1 0 0-0 1
Neutral 1 - 0 0 0 4 .000 1 .250 1 0 0-0 0

Wins 3 3 2 0 4 12 .167 6 .500 1 0 0-0 2
Losses 8 7 2 0 4 26 .077 12 .462 2 0 0-0 0

September 9 8 4 0 8 32 .125 14 .438 3 0 0-0 2
October 2 2 0 0 0 18 .000 7 .389 1 0 0-1 0
November - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
December - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -