24  Stefan Manz
Stefan Manz


Bronx, N.Y.

High School:
Fordham Prep





Spring Soccer Festival takes place April 26

Stony Brook will hold a clinic for soccer boys and girls ages 6-13 and then take on St. John's in an exhibition.


Men's soccer falls short in AE Semis at UMBC

The Seawolves finish 11-6-1, their best record since 2005.


Men's soccer collides with UMBC in the AE Semifinals

Stony Brook seeks a return to the conference final for the second consecutive season.


Men's soccer stages comeback to beat Binghamton in OT

Down two goals, Seawolves persevere and beat the Bearcats behind Casey's golden goal.


Men's soccer begins championship run Saturday vs. Binghamton

The Seawolves are undefeated in playoff games at LaValle Stadium.

  • Stony Brook's all time leader in goalkeeper wins and shutouts.

2012: Finished fourth in the America East in goals against average (1.03) and fifth in shutouts (4)...Had three saves in a shutout (17th of his career) on Senior night in a 2-0 win against New Hampshire (Oct. 24)...became the program's all time leader in shutouts (17) and tied for 1st all-time in goalkeeper wins with a 1-0 win over Albany (Sept. 29)...made eight saves in a 110 minutes in a 1-1 tie at Central Connecticut State (Sept. 22)...earned his 15th career shutout against Buffalo (4-0), tying the program record for career shutouts (Sept. 14)...recorded a shutout in a 2-0 win over St. Joseph's at the Kentucky Invitational. (Sept. 9)

2011: Started 19 of 20 games this season as the team's top goalkeeper...sported a 1.13 goals against average, .714 save percentage and recorded five shutouts...made two saves in Stony Brook's scoreless draw at Lehigh (Aug. 27)...made five saves in 1-0 win at New Hampshire (Sept. 30)...made six saves in 0-0 tie at Monmouth in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

2010: Appeared in 18 matches, starting 17...finished fifth in America East in goals against average (1.02), second in shutouts (8) and third in saves (71)...made six saves in an overtime shutout victory at Hofstra (Sept. 1)...shutout Dartmouth with four saves (Sept. 12)...made six saves in net in 4-2 win vs. Central Connecticut State (Sept. 17)...made a big save in the 89th minute to preserve a 2-1 win over Bryant (Sept. 19)...shut out Iona for his third clean sheet of the season (Sept. 29)...made five saves to blank Albany 2-0 for his fourth shutout of the year (Oct. 9)...made four saves in a 0-0 tie vs. New Hampshire (Oct. 13), his fifth shutout of the year...made a career-high nine saves to preserve a 0-0 tie at Vermont (Oct. 16), his third consecutive clean sheet and sixth of the season...made four saves in 2-1 win at Binghamton (Oct. 23)...scoreless streak came to an end at impressive 365 minutes...picked up his seventh shutout of the season at Hartford (Oct. 27)...shut out Vermont (Nov. 6) in the first round of the America East Championship.

2009: Started six games...recorded first career win and shutout at Bryant (9/6)...had an outstanding game at St. John's (9/11)...made three saves vs. Red Storm...recorded five saves at Long Island (9/16)...recorded time against Evansville (9/20) and Boston University (10/3).

High School: Four-year letterwinner at Fordham Prep for coach Peter McNamara...recorded nine shutouts as a senior... .447 goals against ranked second in New York State...played club soccer for East Fishkill Thunder...also played baseball.

Personal: Stefan Joseph Manz...born December 1, 1990 in White Plains, N.Y...son of Stefan and Margherita Manz...brother of Daniel and Thomas...father played soccer at Dominican College and is one of the top scorers in school's history...majoring in Arts & Sciences.

Career Statistics

Year GP/GS Min. GA GAA Svs. Sv% W-L-T Sho.
2009 6/6 500:54 13 2.34 15 .536 1-4-1 1
2010 18/17 1677:52 19 1.02 71 .789 10-5-3 8
2011 19/19 1753:45 22 1.13 55 .714 9-6-4 5
Totals 43/42 3932:31 54 1.25 141 .723 20-15-8 14