A first for the University of Memphis Soccer Program.
One Tigers player earns National Honors of the Highest regard.
Senior Midfielder Dayton O'Brien is name pre-season First Team All-American by College Soccer News.
O'Brien, who prepped at E.C.S., is coming off a 2004 campaign that earned him post season second team All-American status.
He was named Conference USA Offensive Player of the Year as well.
He's picked for the same honor this season.
O'Brien and the Defending C-USA Champion Tigers open their season Friday Night against Lambuth at the Mike Rose Soccer Complex.