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William Citron

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Position
6'0''
Height
185 lbs.
Weight
Junior
Class
Eastchester, N.Y.
Hometown
Iona Prep
High School / Club
Cornell
Previous School
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William Citron - Men's Soccer - Virginia Cavaliers

2020
• Started his first five games of his UVA career before suffering an injury
• Made his UVA debut on March 2 at home against George Mason
• Played in four UVA’s five shutouts in the spring season.
• Did not come off the field in shutouts against George Mason (3/2/21), Notre Dame (3/7/21) and Virginia Tech (3/19/21). Played 30 minutes in a 1-0 clean sheet against Central Arkansas (3/23/21)

PRIOR TO VIRGINIA
• Transferred to Virginia in January 2021 from Cornell University
• Played for the Big Red in the fall of 2019 and appeared in 15 games as a true freshman, starting in nine.
• Named Ivy League Rookie of the Week on Sept. 9, 2019 for his performance against against Michigan State on Sept. 8, 2019. Scored the game-winning goal against the Spartans in a 2-1 overtime victory, is second collegiate match.
• Finished the season with one goal and one assist

PREP
• Attended Iona Prep in New Rochelle, but played club for NYCFC, an MLS academy team.
• Helped NYCFC to the U19 DA National Championship
• Team also claimed the U16 Generation Adidas Cup Premier Division Championship.

PERSONAL
• Born in White Plains, N.Y.
• Son of Bill Citron & Yolanda Citron
• Has a sister, Sonia, is a two-time New York State Gatorade Player of the Year and is a freshman on the Notre Dame women’s basketball team