4 Ross Friedman
4 - Ross Friedman
Height: 5-9
Weight: 155
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Bexley, Ohio
High School: Bexley
Position: Defender

Sophomore (2011):
Tabbed to All-Ivy League honorable mention ... Played in all 17 games ... Led Harvard in points (six) and assists (six) ... Was tied for fourth in the Ancient Eight in helpers ... Assisted on a score against Boston University (Sept. 28) ... Dished out an assist at Cornell (Oct. 8) ... Handed out two assists in 3-3 tie against Colgate (Nov. 1) ... Earned an assist off a corner kick at Columbia (Nov. 5) ... Assisted on a score against Penn (Nov. 12).

Freshman (2010):
Saw action in 14 games, starting four ... Had five shots on the season ... Scored the game-winning goal on a header at Massachusetts (Sept. 6).

Helped Columbus Crew Juniors win 2010 Super-20 Finals and was named to all-tournament team.

Before Harvard:
Four-year letterwinner in soccer … Captained team as a junior and senior … Mid State League Player of the Year as a senior … First team All-MSL as a junior … First team all-district as a senior, second team as a junior … First team all-state, NSCAA all-region as a senior … Recipient of Coaches Award as a senior … Team Most Valuable Player as a junior and senior … Member of the Crew Soccer Academy U-18 team that finished third at the Development Academy Finals … Columbus Dispatch Starting 12 … WTVN Player of the Week … Played for the Columbus Crew club team ... High school team made two state semifinal appearances … National Honor Society member … Cum Laude Society … Quill and Scroll National Journalism Society.

Enjoys reading … Uncle, Henry, attended Harvard Medical School.