George Mason Men's Soccer BIO
18 Steffen Kraus
2015: Played and started in 12 games... Named to NSCAA All-Midwest Third Team... Recorded a 1.44 goals-against-average and .734 save percentage... Made 47 saves on the season... Posted a 4-5-1 record, finishing the season with three straight Atlantic 10 Conference wins... Made a season-best eight saves in loss to UMBC (Sept. 26)... Recorded seven saves in draw against VCU (Oct. 3)... Registered shutout in 1-0 victory over Davidson, making four saves on 13 shots faced (Oct. 31).
2014: Started the first 15 matches in goal before going down to a season-ending injury against Fordham on October 19... 1309:14 minutes played with only 12 goals allowed... A goals-against average of 0.82... Accumulated a record of 9-3-3 in his 15 starts with six individual shutouts and was a part of two team shutouts... Made 50 saves with a save percentage of .806... Named to the Top Drawer Soccer Team of the Week (9/30)... Recorded an assist in Mason's 2-1 victory over Wisconsin (9/5).
2013: Started all 21 matches for Mason in net... Played 2,015:14 minutes in his freshman campaign, every minute of the season... Finished with a 12-3-6 record... Made his first collegiate start against Howard on August 30, also recorded his first career shutout in a 1-0 victory over the Bison... Made a season-high eight saves in 2-2 shootout victory over William & Mary in NCAA Tournament first round... Played season-high 110 minutes in six double overtime contests... Allowed 16 goals in 21 games for a 0.71 goals-against-average... Led the A-10 Conference in GAA and shutouts with nine on the season... Named Atlantic 10 Conference Rookie of the Year... A-10 All-Tournament team... A-10 All-Conference second team... All-Region second team... Two-time A-10 Men's Soccer Rookie of the Week... Soccer America All-Freshman first team... VaSID All-State second team... 2013 Top Drawer Soccer All-Freshman second team... 2013 College Soccer News All-Freshman second team... Third Team NSCAA All-American.
High School: Played soccer at VfB Stuttgart from 2005-12.
Personal: Son of Wolfgang and Evi.