18 - Frank Patano
Frank Patano
Born: 02/14/1987
Height: 5-8
Weight: 155
Year: Senior
Hometown: Franklin Park, Ill.
High School: East Leyden
Position: F
2007: Named Butler MVP...second team All-Horizon League forward...named third team All-Great Lakes Region...led the Horizon League in scoring...tied for the league lead in goals...finished fouth in the league in shots...posted the fourth-highest single season total for goals in Butler men's soccer history...became the ninth player in Butler men's soccer history to record a "hat-trick" with three goals against Wright State...had two goals each against St. Francis, Detroit and IUPUI...tallied game-winning goals against St. Francis, Cleveland State and Wright State...named to the All-Tournament Teams at the Western Kentucky and Dayton Tournaments...named College Soccer News National Team of the Week for Sept. 2, after being named MVP of the Dayton Tournament...named Horizon League Men's Soccer Player of the Week on Sept. 3 and Nov. 5...2006: Played in all 20 matches, including 13 as a starter...led the Bulldogs in scoring with a team-high seven goals and three assists...tied for fifth in the Horizon League in scoring and goals...tied for third on the team in shots (30) and tied for second in shots on goal (14)...named to the All-Tournament Team at the Wright State adidas Cup...scored two goals against IPFW at the Wright State Tournament...had both goals in Butler's 2-0 victory at Dayton...scored the game-winning goal in Butler's 3-1 victory over IUPUI...2005: Saw action in 18 matches, including seven as a starter, in his initial season with the Bulldogs...tied for fourth on the team in scoring with two goals and two assists...finished fifth on the squad in shots (14) and tied for fourth in shots on goal (7)...High School: Two-time all-state forward at East Leyden High School...received NSCAA All-America recognition as a senior...tallied 123 goals and 63 assists during high school career...high school team captain...all-conference and All-Midwest performer...helped East Leyden to 38 wins and two regional championships during final two high school seasons...earned four varsity soccer letters...high school coach: Eric Roy...Personal: Born 2/14/87...son of Mike and Rosa Patano....undeclared major...Club Team: Maroons.