UVM Athlete Spotlight of the Week

#18 Jesse Scheirer – Men’s soccer

Position: Forward

Height: 5’10”

Weight: 170 pounds

Class: First Year

Hometown: Venetia, Pa.

High School: Peter’s Township High School

Accomplishments at UVM:

Scheirer scored his first career goal to lead UVM to a 1-0 win over Siena on Sept. 16. His first career appearance in a Vermont uniform proved to be a memorable one, as Scheirer guided his team to its fourth win and fourth shutout of the season.

Previous accomplishments:

As a senior team captain, Scheirer scored 23 goals, including five goals during his team’s state championship run. In the 2007 Western Pennsylvania AAA State Championship game, he scored a crucial overtime goal to place his team in the winner’s circle. He ended his high school career with 44 goals and 21 assists.