Blair Gavin

Blair Gavin
15
Midfielder
  • 6'
  • 165 lbs.
  • 01-08-1989
  • Scottsdale, AZ

HOW ACQUIRED: Signed by Seattle on August 21, 2013

• 10th overall selection in 2010 MLS SuperDraft by Chivas USA.
• Three goals and five assists in 45 career MLS appearances.
• First Team All-MAC selection at Akron in 2009.

Professional Experience

Made seven appearances and logged 518 minutes for IMG Academy Bradenton of the PDL, registering one assist. The Academics finished the season sixth in the PDL Southeast Division at 4-5-5.

2012: Made nine appearances and four starts for Chivas USA before before being traded to the New England Revolution on August 1. Overall, played 398 minutes in 11 appearances (five starts) in 2012. Recorded lone point of the season for Chivas in a 1-1 draw at NY (5/23).

2011: Set career-high with 18 appearances and three assists for Chivas USA, making eight starts and registering 958 minutes despite batting a hamstring injury. Assisted on the opening goal in 1-1 draw at KC (7/9) and the second goal in a 3-0 win vs. HOU (7/23). Recorded second assist on Juan Pablo Angel’s 90th minute equalizer in 1-1 draw vs. PHI (10/2).

2010: Selected 10th overall in MLS SuperDraft by Chivas USA after three-year career at Akron. As a rookie, established career-highs in starts (16), minutes (1,369), and goals (three). Made professional debut in 2-0 loss to LA (4/1). Recorded first career point when he assisted in opening goal of 3-2 win vs. SJ (4/24) and scored first career goal in 4-0 win at NE (5/5). Netted the equalizer in 1-1 draw vs. PHI (7/3) and the game-winner in 3-1 win vs. CLB (7/31).

College

Played three seasons at Akron (2007-09), scoring seven goals and six assists in his career. In 2009, was named to the All-MAC First Team and All-Great Lakes Region First Team. Recorded the game-winning penalty kick in a shootout against the University of North Carolina to advance to the NCAA Division I championship game. Named to All-MAC Second Team and All-Great Lakes Region Third Team as a sophomore in 2008.
International Experience

As a member of the U-20 national team pool, Gavin scored a goal in the championship match against Honduran club CD Victoria in February 2007.

Personal

Born January 8, 1989, in Scottsdale, Arizona. Younger brother Michael played at University of Portland and for the LA Galaxy in 2008. Played club soccer for the Sereno (Ariz.) Soccer Club, which was ranked No. 1 in the nation, winning the Arizona State Cup four years in a row, as well as winning nationally-acclaimed tournaments such as the Surf Cup, Celtic Cup, Nomads and the Disney Soccer Showcase. Was selected to participate in adidas-ESP in the summer of 2006 and was a member of Region 4 ODP team which represents the top players in the West Region. Played the summer of 2007 with the Bradenton Academies of the PDL.
 

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2013 Seattle Sounders FC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 New England Revolution 2 1 0 88 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
2012 Chivas USA 9 4 0 310 1 3 2 0 1 0 0
2011 Chivas USA 18 11 0 958 3 12 3 6 3 0 0
2010 Chivas USA 16 16 3 1369 1 15 5 7 0 0 0
Career Totals 45 32 3 2725 5 30 10 14 4 0 0

2013 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Seattle Sounders FC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Seattle Sounders FC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

2012 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season New England Revolution 2 1 0 88 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Chivas USA 9 4 0 310 1 3 2 0 1 0 0

2011 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Chivas USA 18 11 0 958 3 12 3 6 3 0 0

2010 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Chivas USA 16 16 3 1369 1 15 5 7 0 0 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves

Regular Season Game Log

Date Match Result Appearance MINS G A SHT SOG FC FS Y R
10/27/2013 LA @ SEA T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/19/2013 SEA @ DAL L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/13/2013 SEA @ POR L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/9/2013 VAN @ SEA L 4-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/5/2013 SEA @ COL L 1-5 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/29/2013 NY @ SEA T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/21/2013 SEA @ LA T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/13/2013 RSL @ SEA W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/7/2013 CHI @ SEA W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/4/2013 CHV @ SEA W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/31/2013 SEA @ CLB W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/25/2013 POR @ SEA W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/27/2012 NE @ MTL W 1-0 Subbed On 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/20/2012 CHI @ NE W 0-1 Started 62 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
10/6/2012 NE @ PHI L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/29/2012 NE @ HOU L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/22/2012 NY @ NE T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/15/2012 NE @ DC L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/5/2012 CLB @ NE W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/1/2012 PHI @ NE T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/29/2012 CHV @ NE T 3-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/25/2012 NE @ CLB L 3-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/18/2012 NE @ CHI L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/12/2012 MTL @ NE L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/4/2012 KC @ NE L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/28/2012 CHV @ POR W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/21/2012 CHV @ LA L 1-3 Started 45 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/18/2012 POR @ CHV W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/7/2012 VAN @ CHV T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/23/2012 CHV @ DAL T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/20/2012 MTL @ CHV W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/16/2012 RSL @ CHV L 3-0 Started 60 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/26/2012 SEA @ CHV T 1-1 Subbed On 14 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
5/23/2012 CHV @ NY T 1-1 Started 90 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
5/19/2012 LA @ CHV W 0-1 Subbed On 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/13/2012 CHV @ SJ T 1-1 Subbed On 15 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
5/4/2012 CHI @ CHV L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/28/2012 CHV @ COL L 0-4 Subbed On 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/21/2012 PHI @ CHV L 1-0 Subbed On 35 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0
4/14/2012 CHV @ TOR W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/7/2012 CHV @ POR W 2-1 Started 45 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/1/2012 KC @ CHV L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/24/2012 CHV @ RSL W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/17/2012 VAN @ CHV L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/11/2012 HOU @ CHV L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/22/2011 SEA @ CHV L 3-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0
10/16/2011 CHV @ LA L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/2/2011 PHI @ CHV T 1-1 Subbed On 45 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/24/2011 TOR @ CHV W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/21/2011 CHV @ DC T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/17/2011 CHV @ CHI L 2-3 Subbed On 45 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0
9/10/2011 DC @ CHV L 3-0 Started 73 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 0
8/27/2011 RSL @ CHV L 1-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
8/24/2011 CHV @ POR L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/20/2011 CHV @ COL T 2-2 Started 60 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/13/2011 CHV @ SEA T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 1 1 0 3 0 0
8/6/2011 CHV @ NE W 3-2 Started 56 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
7/31/2011 CHV @ DAL L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
7/23/2011 HOU @ CHV W 0-3 Started 80 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
7/16/2011 NY @ CHV T 0-0 Subbed On 12 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
7/9/2011 CHV @ KC T 1-1 Started 63 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0
7/6/2011 SJ @ CHV W 0-2 Started 74 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
7/2/2011 CHI @ CHV T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/25/2011 CHV @ PHI L 2-3 Subbed On 14 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
6/18/2011 DAL @ CHV L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/11/2011 CHV @ HOU L 1-2 Subbed On 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/4/2011 POR @ CHV W 0-1 Subbed On 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/1/2011 VAN @ CHV T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/28/2011 CHV @ CLB T 3-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/21/2011 LA @ CHV L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/15/2011 CHV @ NY W 3-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/7/2011 CHV @ RSL L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/30/2011 NE @ CHV W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/23/2011 CHV @ SJ W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/16/2011 CHV @ VAN T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/9/2011 CLB @ CHV T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/2/2011 CHV @ TOR T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/26/2011 COL @ CHV L 1-0 Started 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/19/2011 KC @ CHV L 3-2 Subbed On 28 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
10/23/2010 CHI @ CHV L 4-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/20/2010 CHV @ SJ L 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/15/2010 CHV @ SEA L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/9/2010 TOR @ CHV W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/3/2010 LA @ CHV L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/25/2010 CHV @ PHI L 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/19/2010 KC @ CHV L 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/10/2010 NE @ CHV W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/4/2010 CHV @ COL L 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/29/2010 DC @ CHV W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/21/2010 CHV @ DAL L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/14/2010 SEA @ CHV T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/7/2010 CHV @ TOR L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/31/2010 CLB @ CHV W 1-3 Started 57 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
7/24/2010 CHV @ RSL T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/10/2010 CHV @ KC W 2-0 Started 52 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/3/2010 PHI @ CHV T 1-1 Started 90 1 0 2 1 0 1 0 0
6/26/2010 DAL @ CHV L 2-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/5/2010 CHV @ NY L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
5/29/2010 CHV @ DC L 2-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
5/22/2010 RSL @ CHV L 2-1 Started 90 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 0
5/15/2010 CHV @ CLB L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
5/8/2010 HOU @ CHV L 2-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0
5/5/2010 CHV @ NE W 4-0 Started 90 1 0 2 2 1 2 0 0
5/1/2010 CHV @ CHI T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
4/24/2010 SJ @ CHV W 2-3 Started 90 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
4/17/2010 CHV @ HOU L 0-3 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
4/10/2010 NY @ CHV W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/1/2010 CHV @ LA L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 0
3/26/2010 COL @ CHV L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves