Shots from the Gamecocks' top-15 showdown at No. 6 Wake Forest on Oct. 6, 2015
2016 Third Team All-Conference USA
2016 CoSIDA Academic All-District 4 Team
2016 SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll
2016-17 C-USA Academic Honor Roll
2015 SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll
2015-16 C-USA Academic Honor Roll
One of the top goalkeepers in Conference USA, started 18 games and was named Third Team All-C-USA after posting an 11-6-1 record in the net... pitched five shutouts and logged 68 saves... allowed 18 goals for 0.98 goals against average... his 68 saves and .793 save percentage ranked third in C-USA amongst keepers... tallied four or more saves 11 times... posted a season-high seven stops at Coastal Carolina (9/9)... earned C-USA Defensive Player of the Week honors for the second time in his career after recording back-to-back shutouts at FIU (10/10) and vs. UAB (10/15)... had four saves after blanking Mercer (11/17) in the opening round NCAA Tournament 1-0 at Stone Stadium... earned a spot on the CoSIDA Academic All-District 4 Team... selected to the C-USA and SEC Academic Honor Rolls.
Took over as the starting goalkeeper at UAB, drawing the last 16 starts ... Became the first Gamecock starting keeper to post a goals-against average under 1.00 (finished at 0.96) since Jimmy Maurer in 2008 ... His .826 save percentage ranked second in Conference USA and 17th nationally, while he made a C-USA-best 76 saves ... Posted four shutouts, two in C-USA wins over UAB (9/18) in his first start as a Gamecock and at home over FIU (10/27), one of the highest-scoring teams in the nation ... Compiled six saves in both of those clean sheets ... Tallied back-to-back wins against No. 8 Elon (9/22) and No. 7 New Mexico (9/25) to earn C-USA Defensive Player of the Week accolades and a spot on the Top Drawer Soccer Team of the Week ... Also shut out No. 11 Coastal Carolina (11/7) and New Mexico (11/11) in the opening round of the C-USA Tournament ... Had eight saves at No. 15 Kentucky (10/18) and seven twice more, including in the home win over Old Dominion (10/31) ... Gained a spot on the Southeastern Conference Fall Academic Honor Roll and the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2014 (UNC Greensboro)
Started 13 games in goal, earning Southern Conference All-Freshman Team accolades ... Started his streak in net against the Gamecocks ... Posted a 1.16 goals-against average over 1,245 minutes ... Made 70 stops for a save percentage of .814 ... Of his five wins, three came in shutouts ... Also had a shutout in a scoreless tie against No. 24 Furman (9/30) ... Named SoCon Player of the Week after that effort against Furman and picking up the win with 10 saves against Wofford (10/4).
Earned four letters at Ardrey Kell High, starting two years in goal ... Played in the US Development Academy for the Charlotte Soccer Academy from 2010-14 ... A four-star recruit according to Top Drawer Soccer ... Helped his team to the South Conference Atlantic Division titles in 2010 and 2011 ... Member of the National Technical Honor Society.
Son of Steve and Kim Pyle ... Has a twin brother, James, who is a goalkeeper at North Carolina.