#1 Chris Podlich | Goalkeeper
Hometown: Brisbane, Australia
Previous School: Grace Lutheran
2012 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete
2011 Honorable Mention All-GPAC
2011 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete
2011 OWH All-Nebraska Team Honorable Mention
Chris appeared in 11 games with eight starts at goal in 2012... finished with a 5-5 record with two shutouts on the season... allowed 11 goals and finished with 28 saves... Chris allowed an average of 1.24 goals per game while finishing with a .718 save percentage... was named as a 2012 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete
Chris appeared in 17 games with 15 starts in 2011…finished with a record of 9-4-3 with four shutouts on the season…allowed 15 goals (0.95 goals against average) and finished with a .858 save percentage…made 91 saves on the year…earned honorable mention All-GPAC honors and was a Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete selection...was an honorable mention selection to the Omaha World Herald's All-Nebraska Team.
Podlich appeared in 17 games with 16 starts in net for the Bulldogs in his sophomore season…Allowed 30 goals (1.76 per game) and made 101 saves on the year…Had a .771 save percentage and finished with a record of 7-8-2…Finished with two shutouts in the 2010 season…Made season-high 12 saves in Concordia’s 1-0 win over Briar Cliff on 9-21-10…Also reached double figures in saves vs. Kansas Wesleyan on 9-5-10, vs. Northwestern College on 9-18-10 and at Hastings College on 11-4-10.
Appeared in 17 games with 16 starts at goalkeeper for Concordia in his freshman year…finished the season with an overall record of 4-11-1 with two shutouts…made 80 total saves on the year with a .714 save percentage.
Prepped at Grace Lutheran in Queensland, Australia, under coaches Peter Miles, Jason Miles and Peter Underhill for five years ... Won conference five years in a row ... Also participated in tennis for five years.
Born Jan. 10 in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia ... Son of Owen and Janelle Podlich... Has one younger brother, JP.