No. 8 UCLA Upends Stanford on Senior Day. Photos by Jim Shorin.
2012: Earned All-Pac-12 honorable mention ... named Pac-12 All-Academic honorable mention ... second on the team with six goals and 12 points ... fourth on the team with 31 shots ... netted first goal in 2-0 win over San Diego State (9/30) ... scored both Cardinal goals in 2-0 win over California (10/4) ... scored in consecutive games against Oregon State (10/18) and Washington (10/20) ... added a goal in 4-0 Cardinal win at San Diego State (11/3).
2011: Saw action in 17 of 18 games, including seven starts ... the tallied a goal and an assist on the season for three points, which was tied for the freshman lead with Felipe Neguerol ... scored in 3-0 win over California on a through ball and one-touch finish (11/11) ... assist came in Stanford's 3-1 win over Kentucky ... was third on the Cardinal with 21 shots, including 12 on goal.
High School/Club: A 2011 graduate of Mt. Lebanon High School in Pittsburgh, Penn. ... captained the team his senior year ... team won the conference title and played in the state tournament in 2009 ... a three-time all-section, all-conference, all-state, and NSCAA all-region selection ... a two-time NSCAA All-American ... a two-time Pittsburgh Post-Gazette MVP ... a 2009 Parade All-American ... a 2010 PSCA and Gatorade State Player of the Year ... played with Beadling SC from 2006-11 ... club team won the state championships twice (2009, 2010) ... ranked the No. 16 player in the country by College Soccer News, and No. 26 by TopDrawerSoccer.
National Competition: Member of the USA U18 Men's National Team ... played in California camps in 2009 ... made an international trip to Argentina and Chile with the team in July 2010.
Personal: Son of Joseph and Cathy Batteer ... father ran track at Penn State ... has an older sibling, Alex, and a younger sibling, Joshua ... undeclared major ... enjoys music and hanging out with friends.