|12 Stuart Ford
Played at St. Edward High School in Lakewood, Ohio for coaches Tony Dore, Jim Duffy and Tim Broadbent ... Totaled 104 saves and a 0.63 goals-against average as a junior and 99 saves with a 0.70 goals-against average as a senior, totaling 20 shutouts in two years ... Set the career record for saves (203) and wins by a goalkeeper (15) ... Played club for Everest Soccer Club and the Cleveland Blues Soccer Club ... Was coached in club by Dan Zemanski and Jared Bernstein ... Played with the Blues from 20001 and Everest from 2006 ... Led team to the district championship in 2012 and the district finals in 2011 ... Earned three varsity letters and was named all-region in 2012 ... Was named first-team All-Ohio and All-Greater Cleveland in 2012 ... Was named to the all-star team in 2012 and as the player to watch by the Cleveland Plain Dealer ... Named second-team All-Greater Cleveland ... Was named MVP and best defensive player at St. Edward ... Helped led his team to a win over four-time state champion St. Ignatius in the district championship in 2012 ... Led Everest to the Disney Showcase Championship in 2012 ... A three-year member of the academic honor roll.
Full name is Stuart Aston Jones Ford ... Born on Nov. 10, 1994 in Shaker Heights, Ohio ... Son of Scott J. Ford, Jr. and Evette Ford ... Has a brother, Brendon (19) and a sister, Chelsea (21) ... Active in the community, serving as a leader at the freshman leadership retreat ... Also volunteered in tutoring inner-city youth and as a soccer coach.