College Men's Soccer Recruiting | Oregon | George Fox University

Join a rising program in the Northwest

Are you looking for an opportunity to play collegiate soccer in one of the most competitive conferences on the West Coast? If you possess strong skills and are dedicated to working hard to improve your game, consider competing for George Fox University. You will join a program on the rise within the Northwest Conference under the leadership of head coach Biniam Afenegus. Afenegus arrived in 2018 after leading Southern Oregon University to a 14-7-1 record in 2017 and the program's first appearance in the NAIA Men's Soccer Championships.

The Bruin men's soccer program is looking to compete with the best in the Northwest. You will also have the chance to play your home games at the Austin Sports Complex, arguably one of the finest soccer facilities in the Northwest Conference.

George Fox truly offers the student-athlete experience, where professors know students by name and academics are at the forefront of the college experience. Additionally, George Fox students get the opportunity to grow spiritually in a Christian atmosphere at a school ranked among the top Christian schools in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report and Forbes.

Why George Fox?

  • Men's soccer athletes will have the opportunity to join a rising program in the Northwest Conference.

  • Athletes will have the chance to play at Austin Sports Complex, arguably one of the finest soccer facilities in the Northwest Conference.

  • The combination of academics, athletics, and value that George Fox provides make it a great choice for your collegiate athletics career.

Austin Sports Complex

This 23-acre complex a half-mile north of campus serves as home to the Bruin men's and women's soccer teams and the women's lacrosse squad. The synthetic soccer/lacrosse field features a regulation-size soccer configuration of 75 yards by 110 yards, while the lacrosse field is 60 yards by 110 yards. Bleacher seating for 750 is located on the north side of the field, with team benches and a press box on the south side. A soft-surface path circles the perimeter of the complex for running, walking and jogging.

All Facilities

  • 21 sports offered
    (as of 2018)

  • 20 Northwest Conference

  • 22 Percent of Students
    are Athletes

  • 39 NCAA Individual
    National Championships

  • 268 All-American

  • 2 NCAA Team National

George Fox: A Top Ranked College

  • We are top-flight Christian university, ranked among the top Christian colleges in the nation (Forbes) and in the first tier of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Regional Universities (West) category.

  • You will get the opportunity to compete in a Christ-centered program that emphasizes good citizenship, sportsmanship and a commitment to team.

Become an NCAA Student Athlete

At the Division III level, we maintain a proper perspective between academics and athletics. Character, work ethic, sportsmanship and teamwork take precedence over winning. Such a commitment reflects our philosophy that the athletic arena is more than just a place where games are played – it’s a venue vitally critical to your leadership development, mentoring and education.

The Region’s Premier Small-College Conference

George Fox is a member of the NCAA Division III Northwest Conference, a group of nine selective private colleges which all rank in the first tier of U.S. News’ National Liberal Arts Colleges or Regional University categories. The other members are Lewis & Clark College, Linfield College, Pacific Lutheran University, Pacific University, University of Puget Sound, Whitman College, Whitworth University and Willamette University.