4 Bob Groenendijk
4 Bob Groenendijk
Height: 5-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Eindhoven, Netherlands
High School: Sint-Joris College (Tilburg)
Position: D

2018 (Senior):
United Soccer Coaches All-West Region Team Selection
All-WCC First Team Selection
WCC All-Academic Team
Appeared in 17 games and started in 16. Notched three assists on the year, which was tied for the second-most on the team. Took 17 shots, six of which were on goal. Assisted on two goals against UC Riverside in a regular season match in September which included Jose Sosa's game-winning goal in the 71st minute. Assisted on a third goal in a 3-2 over Santa Clara on Oct. 13. Took a season-high three shots three times in matches against CSU Bakersfield, Sacramento State and Western Michigan.

2017 (Junior):
All-WCC Honorable Mention
Appeared in 16 games and started in 15. Had a career-best six assists. Led the team in assists and was fifth in the WCC. Tied a career high for goals scored with one. Lone goal on the season came against Cal State Fullerton in an NCAA Tournament First Round game. Recorded assists in back-to-back games twice, first against Sacramento State and Cal State Bakersfield on August 25 and 27 and again against West Virginia and Portland on October 1 and 7. 

2016 (Sophomore):
Started 16 games and appeared in all 19 for the Tigers in his first season. Netted his first collegiate goal in the 54th minute against San Jose State (Aug. 28) and registered a season-high three shots. Logged his first collegiate assist on the game-winning goal in the 1-0 win over Portland (Nov. 6). 

High School:
Bob Groenendijk is a 5-8 defender from Eindhoven, Netherlands. He attended Sint-Joriscollege in Eindhoven, graduating in 2014. After graduating from high school, he attended Tilburg University for the last two years where he focused on Business. He has been a member of the PSV Eindhoven Academy for 12 years as a youth player, helping the squad to win their pool (Wolfsburg, Manchester United and CSKA Moscow) in the UEFA youth Champions League.