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#2 Christian Dean
Position: Defender
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 198
Year: Junior
Hometown: East Palo Alto, Calif.
High School: School for Independent Learners
Experience: 2 Letters
Dean Videos

- Selected third overall in the Major League Soccer SuperDraft by Vancouver Whitecaps FC

2013: Earned All Pac-12 and NSCAA Far West Region first team honors … Started and played all 21 games this season for the Bears in central defense … Scored one goal and added four assists … Made his season debut with an assist on Connor Hallisey’s 41st minute goal in the 2-0 win vs. #3 Georgetown on 8/30 … Started and played all 96 minutes of the overtime victory on 9/1 vs. #2 Maryland … Logged the full 90 minutes in a shutout win @ USF on 9/5 … Played all 110 minutes of the draw on 9/13 @ Penn State … Helped anchor the defense in the Bears’ second shutout of the year vs. Colgate on 9/20 … Tallied his second assist of the season on Steve Birnbaum’s 12th minute goal on 9/22 vs. College of Charleston … Played full 99 minutes in the shutout overtime victory vs. SCU on 9/27 … Made his Pac-12 conference debut on 10/3 vs. Oregon State by logging the full 90 minutes … Played the full 110 minutes in a draw with #3 UW on 10/6 … Started and played all 90 minutes in overtime victory on 10/10 @ SDSU … Scored the first goal of his Cal career off of a free kick @ UCLA on 10/13 … Started and logged the full 90 minutes on 10/20 vs. Stanford and vs. San Diego on 10/25 … Tallied two assists, each on midfielder Seth Casiple’s goals on 11/1 vs. SDSU … Started and played the full 90 minutes vs. #3 UCLA on 11/3 ... Started and played all 90 minutes in a 3-0 win @ Oregon State on 11/8 … Logged the full 91 minutes in overtime losses on 11/10 @ #3 Washington and @ Stanford on 11/13 … NCAA Tournament: Started and played the full 90 minutes in the second round match vs. Bradley on 11/24 … Was key in the Bears’ shutout win vs. #18 Coastal Carolina in the third round on 12/1 … Started and logged the full 90 minutes on 12/7 in a quarterfinal loss vs. #4 Maryland.

2012: All-Pac-12 honorable mention was one of three Bears to start in all 18 games … Was a key fixture of central defense and was instrumental in four shutouts by Cal during his sophomore season; vs. Houston Baptist on 9/11, on 9/16 vs. USF, vs. Loyola Marymount on 9/23 and on 10/21 vs. Oregon State.

2011: Valuable member of the backline in his first year as a Golden Bear … Collected two assists for his first points as a collegian … Trained with the U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team in early 2012 … Started all 16 games for the Bears as a freshman … Made his collegiate debut on 8/26 vs. USF … Made his Pac-12 debut @ #16 UCLA on 9/30 … Tallied the first point of his career with an assist on John Fitzpatrick’s 30th minute goal vs. UW on 10/16 … Assisted on Seth Casiple’s 51st minute equalizer in a draw on 11/6 vs. SDSU.

High School/Club: Was a co-captain for the De Anza Force U-18 team … Joined the club's U-18 team while still a U-16 … Named to National Academy Select 93 teams in 2009 and 2010 … Invited monthly to attend U.S. Soccer Men's Training Centers … Won the 2010 New York Red Bulls National High School Cup with current teammate Seth Casiple and the West team … Previously played for the Palo Alto Football Club and Santa Clara Sporting FC.

Personal: Social welfare major … Parents are William and Elizabeth Brown-Dean … Joined his first soccer team at age 4, when he also began playing baseball ... Brother, Josh Huestis, plays basketball at Stanford.

Dean's Career Statistics
Year	G	GS	Shots	Goals	Assists	Points
2011	16	16	12	0	2	2
2012	18	18	17	0	0	0
2013 21 21 18 1 4 6
Totals 55 55 47 1 6 8
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