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Ryan Thelen
Ryan Thelen

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Mason, Mich.

High School:
Mason

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 185

Position:
D

Birthdate:
03/29/1991


12/07/2013

MSU Falls 2-1 at Notre Dame in NCAA Elite Eight

Spartans conclude historic season at 14-6-3.

12/05/2013

Spartans Face Notre Dame in NCAA Elite Eight

MSU will take on the Fighting Irish in rematch in hopes to advance to the College Cup.

11/29/2013

No. 14 Spartans Compete in NCAA Sweet 16 at No. 8 Georgetown

Michigan State takes on the Hoyas in the third round of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday, Dec. 1 at 1 p.m.

11/24/2013

Men's Soccer Wins Overtime Thriller in NCAA Tournament Second Round

Kreutz' header in double overtime accounted for the lone goal of the day.

11/17/2013

Men's Soccer Falls To Indiana, 1-0 in Big Ten Championship

Alashe and McIntosh named to All-Tournament Team.

12/10/2013

MSU Men's Soccer vs. Notre Dame - NCAA Elite Eight

MSU vs. Notre Dame NCAA Elite Eight game, Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013, in South Bend, Ind. (Photo credit: Joe Raymond).

12/01/2013

MSU Men's Soccer vs. Georgetown - NCAA Sweet 16

No. 11 Michigan State men's soccer (14-5-3) shutout No. 6 Georgetown, 1-0 in Washington, D.C. Photos by: Rafael Suanes

11/25/2013

MSU Men's Soccer vs. Louisville - NCAA Second Round

MSU Men's Soccer defeats Louisville, 1-0 in the NCAA Tournament Second Round. Photos by Matt Mitchell.

2012: Started all 23 games... Tallied a team best (and career-high) seven assists, good for third in the Big Ten... Had a two-assist game against Indiana (10/21), both Jay Chapman tallies ... Assisted on Adam Montague's marker against Bowling Green (8/29) ... Had assists in back-to-back games against Marquette (9/16) and Western Michigan (9/21), on Montague and Tim Kreutz goals, respectively ... Had the assist on Domenic Barone's game-winner in a 1-0 win over Oakland (10/17)

2011: Appeared in 10 games, starting six ... Assisted on Kyle Rutz's game-winning goal in a 2-1 victory over Illinois-Chicago (9/27) ... Missed significant time with injury.

2010: Medical redshirt.

2009: Played in nine games throughout the season...Recorded one assist in a 4-0 victory vs. Wright State (9/13)

Prior to MSU: Named first-team all-state and Lansing Area Dream Team Player of the Year as he scored 16 goals and registered 11 assists as a senior ... Garnered all-region, all-district and all-league honors as a junior and senior ... Collected second-team all-state honors his junior season ... Earned all-league honors as a freshman in helping the Bulldogs to a 20-1-3 record and a spot in the state semi-finals ... four-year letterwinner totaled 24 goals and 31 assists during his career for former Spartan Nick Binder at Mason High School ... Played club soccer for Vardar from 2005-09.

Personal: Born March 29, 1991 ... Son of Eric and Stephanie Thelen. Link to Career Stats

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