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17  Michael Strong
Michael Strong

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
San Antonio, Texas

High School:
Alamo Heights

Height:
5-7

Position:
Forward


  • 2004 Second-Team All-Mac

2007
Redshirted season.

2006
Played in all 21 games off the bench, logging 811 minutes ... Was one of just three UK players to see action in all 21 games ... Totaled four goals and two assists, good for 10 points ... Fired 20 shots, 12 on goal.

2005
Played in all 19 games while starting 14 ... One of three Wildcats to see action in every game ... Tallied two goals and three assists for seven points, which ranked fourth on the team ... First goal came in win over Georgetown ... Provided spark off the bench with game-winning goal vs. East Carolina ... Recorded a pair of assists in win over UAB ... Added an assist in win over No. 25 Tulsa ... Cracked 29 shots with a team-high-tying 16 going on goal.

2004
Named second-team All-MAC ... Did not see action in first six games, but has played in 12 of final 13 while earning eight starts at forward ... Second on the team with five goals on just 13 total shots ... Also finished second on squad with 11 points ... First career goal was the game-winner in the second half against Winthrop ... Carried offensive load for Kentucky with a goal and assist in 2-1 win over Ohio State ... Notched second game-winner in 109th minute against Alabama A&M ... Recorded one yellow card. Pre-College Played for Alamo Heights High School ... Team finished Texas 4A State runner-up in 2003 ... Named to the All-Tournament team at the state tournament ... Texas State 4A Regional Semifinalists in 2004 ... Two-time All-State first team selection ... Set school records for single season goals, career goals and career points ... Selected by the "Express-News" to the Greater San Antonio Area 2004 "Super Team" ... Named 4A Most Valuable Player ... Led Greater San Antonio area in scoring in 2003 and 2004 ... Seven-year starter for `86 Hammers club team ... Led club team to two state championships.

Personal
Born Jan. 29, 1986 ... Parents are Tom and Melinda Strong ... Lettered in track and field as a senior ... Also enjoys playing basketball.

Strong's Career Stats
Year	GP-S	G	A	Pts	Sh	SOG	YC-RC	GW	PK-Att
2004	12-8	5	1	11	13	9	1-0	2	0-0
2005	19-14	2	3	7	29	16	2-0	1	0-0
2006	21-0	4	2	10	20	12	0-0	0	0-0
Total	52-22	11	6	28	62	37	3-0	3	0-0
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