Columbia Men's Soccer BIO
4 David Westlake

2014: Ended his career with All-Ivy League honors, earning a spot on the second-team his final season ... Started in 12 games, while seeing time in 15 contests as a central defender ... Saw time in all four shutout wins ... Helped the Lions to lead the conference in fewest shots on goal against (60) and second fewest total shots against (175).

2013: Played in 15 games, making 14 starts … His 1,278 minutes played was the fourth highest total on the team … Key defensive contributor to Columbia’s five shutouts … Credited with the assist on the game-winning goal at Northeastern (9/21) … Recorded two shots in 2-0 victory over Fordham (9/29) … Fired two shots in Lions’ win over Sacred Heart (11/5).

2012: Saw action in 12 matches, making seven starts ... Played a total of 776 minutes ... Strong contributor to Columbia's back line that posted four shutouts ... Made his first start of the season and tallied his only shot of the season in 90 minutes of action at Sacred Heart (9/2/12).

2011: Played in three matches this season facing Seton Hall, Delaware, and Monmouth.

2010: Saw action in just one match against Boston University, before injury kept him out the rest of the season.

Millburn High: Three-year letterwinner ... team captain as a senior ... first team All-Super Essex County ... also named All-State New Jersey and All-Group New Jersey ... helped Millers to state championship as a junior and runner-up finish as a senior ... second team All-Super Essex County as junior ... member of Players Development Academy (PDA) ... helped PDA to National Finals appearance and No. 4 ranking in the nation in 2009.

Personal: Political science major ... son of Barbara and Larry Westlake ... father played soccer at New Hampshire from 1977-81 ... mother has run the New York City marathon five times ... born May 15, 1992 in Ridgewood, N.J.

 Year GP GS G A Pts
 2010 1 0 0 0 0
 2011 3 0 0 0 0
 2012 12 7 0 0 0
 2013 15 14 0 1 1
 2014 15 12 0 0 0
 Total 31 21 0 1 1


Position: Defender
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 165
Year: 5th Year Senior
Hometown: Short Hills, N.J.
High School: Millburn
College: CC
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