2007-08 Men's Soccer
Anton Axelsson
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Anton Axelsson
No.: 9
Pos.: F/MF
Cl.: Sr.
Ht.: 5'11"
Wt.: 170
Hometown (Last School): Vaxjo, Sweden (Hogskola Gymnastic)
Rosters: 2007-08 Men's Soccer
2006: Started all 19 matches at forward as a junior...earned second team all-conference honors after ranking second on the team and in the A-Sun with eight goals...tied team lead and ranked second in the conference with five assists...named to the A-Sun all-tournament team after scoring the game-tying goal against Stetson in the conference semifinals (11/3)...scored six goals in the Dolphins[apos] first four matches...recorded two goals at Elon on Aug. 27...scored two goals and had the game-winning assist in overtime to help JU down Central Arkansas, 4-3, at the Nike/JU Invitational (9/3)...had a goal and an assist against Georgia State a day later to help JU shutout the Panthers, 4-0, and sweep the invitational... tallied an assist at Campbell (10/5)...scored a goal in the Dolphins[apos] 4-0 win against Lipscomb (10/14) to break JU[apos]s four-game losing streak...dished out two assists in the Dolphins[apos] 3-1 home finale win against Georgia Southern (10/24)...also earned A-Sun academic all-conference honors.

2005: Made 16 starts as a junior splitting time as a forward and midfielder...named second team all-conference after scoring nine goals and leading the team with seven assists...opened the season scoring five goals in three games...had three game-winning goals...scored two goals and added one assist in the season opener against Flagler (9/1)...scored a goal at USF on Sept. 4...scored two goals, including the game-winner, in 4-1 win over VMI (9/10)...added a goal and an assist in the Dolphins 3-2 upset win over Gonzaga on Sept. 23....had a goal against Oregon State in the Gonzaga Invitational (9/25)...dished out two assists in 3-2 loss vs. Campbell...scored a goal and had an assist in 4-1 victory over Gardner-Webb (10/1)...added an assist at Lipscomb on Oct. 29

High School: Attended high school at Katedralskolan in Vaxjo, Sweden.

Personal: Born Feb. 28, 1984 in Vaxjo, Sweeden...son of Gunnar and Annika Axelsson...has a sister, Ida...majoring in philosophy and psychology.