24 - Michael Pattison
Michael Pattison
Birth Date: 06/29/1992
Height: 6-0
Weight: 145
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Granada Hills, Calif.
High School: Granada Hills HS
Position: Defender
EXP: HS

2010

Michael Pattison redshirted the 2010 season.

GRANADA HILLS CHARTER HIGH SCHOOL

Graduated with honors in 2010 with a 3.8 GPA ... competed all four years on campus for the Highlander soccer and track teams ... named captain for head coach Martin Emmanuel's squad ... rotated between corner back, defensive midfield, and forward positions ... earned All-City Second Team, All-League First Team and MVP honors for his successes earned on the pitch as a senior ... competed in the 200m, 400m, 800m, and long jump for Frost Ballserette's track team ... received the Best Sprinter award for his efforts on the track in 2010 ... in conjunction with his athletic endeavors at Granada Hills, Pattison competed on the U-17 Surf Cup championship-winning soccer squad in 2008.

PERSONAL

Born June 29, 1992 in West Hills, Calif. ... parents are Dawn and Marshall Pattison ... his sister Michelle also attends CSUN ... favorite team is Chelsea F.C. ... favorite athlete is Frans Ferdinand ... other favorites include Adam Sandler, television show "Family Guy" and the movie "Forrest Gump" ... enjoys eating spaghetti, detests seafood ... enjoys listening to Blink-182 and Eminem .. Facebook.com is his favorite website ... chose CSUN to relain close to his family ... scoring a game-winning goal off a free kick is his greatest sports moment, most embarrassing moment took place when he scored an own goal ... likes to spend time with his friends when he as time to relax ... once met Jay Leno ... "good players want the ball" is the best advice he has been given ... his advice to others, "follow your dreams" ... cannot imagine going a week without soccer ... could not live without his television ... his best friend always makes him smile ... recovering from an injury is the biggest obstacle he has faced ... his greatest hero is his mom because she is always there for him ... currently undecided on a major.