Jason Griffiths

Jason Griffiths
32
  • 5' 11"
  • 165 lbs.
  • 03-22-1987
  • Ascot, England

A central midfielder who excels on the defensive side of the ball and enjoys breaking up the opposition’s attack ... is fearless and a strong tackler … has great vision and is an effective distributor from his defensive midfield position … deceptively skillful on the dribble and is a threat to shoot from long distance … plans to join the team in the spring after graduating from Kentucky. 

COLLEGE: Started 64 of 65 games in which he appeared during his four-year career at Kentucky, registering 12 goals and 10 assists … earned All-Midwest Region honors as a senior, ranking second on the team with three goals and adding one assist … named to the All-Conference USA first team in both his junior and senior seasons, while he also earned C-USA All-Tournament team honors as a junior … helped lead the Wildcats to the C-USA title game in both 2006 and 2008 … finished his collegiate career 8-for-8 on penalty kicks, serving as the team’s first-choice penalty taker all four years. 

PERSONAL: Son of Ricky Griffiths and Karen Clark … has an older sister, Lucie (24), and a younger brother, Jacob (17) … goes by the nickname “Jase” … was just the second-ever Kentucky men’s soccer player to be drafted in the MLS SuperDraft, following Andy Gruenebaum (third overall in 2005 by the Columbus Crew) … most memorable soccer moment was when he scored two goals and added one assist in a Conference USA semifinal game against Tulsa in 2006, his freshman year at Kentucky … lists his favorite movie as The Hangover, while he also enjoys the standup comedy of Ricky Gervais and Michael McIntyre … musical tastes include techno and hip hop … favorite soccer team is Liverpool, and his favorite player is Steven Gerrard … enjoys hanging out with friends, watching movies, and playing tennis and golf in his spare time.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2010 New England Revolution 10 4 0 377 0 4 1 5 0 1 0
Career Totals 10 4 0 377 0 4 1 5 0 1 0

2010 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season New England Revolution 10 4 0 377 0 4 1 5 0 1 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
10/21/2010 NE @ NY L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 2 0 1 1 1 0
10/16/2010 KC @ NE W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
10/10/2010 NE @ HOU W 2-1 Subbed On 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/2/2010 RSL @ NE L 2-1 Subbed On 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/25/2010 CLB @ NE T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/22/2010 NE @ DAL T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/18/2010 NE @ COL L 0-3 Subbed On 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/10/2010 NE @ CHV L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/4/2010 SEA @ NE W 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/28/2010 PHI @ NE L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/21/2010 NE @ KC L 1-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/18/2010 NE @ CHI L 1-2 Subbed On 21 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
8/14/2010 HOU @ NE W 0-1 Subbed On 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/7/2010 DC @ NE W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/31/2010 NE @ PHI T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/10/2010 LA @ NE W 0-2 Started 28 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
7/2/2010 NE @ RSL L 0-5 Started 90 0 0 2 1 1 1 0 0
6/27/2010 CHI @ NE L 1-0 Subbed On 9 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