Men's Soccer
Drew Midkiff - Men's Soccer - University of Kentucky Athletics


  • height 5-8
  • Weight 170
  • class Senior
  • Previous School Cincinnati State
  • High school Fairfield


2009 Game-by-Game

Emerged late in the season as a regular-starter on the backline, helping UK post a league-leading 0.78 goals-against average … Played in 16 games with nine starts, logging the ninth-most minutes on the team, 1064 … Totaled one assist, firing 10 shots – including three on target … Started the first eight games of the season, before proving as a valuable talent coming off the bench … Played a season-high 100 minutes against Marshall … Went the full 90 minutes twice, against No. 19 Illinois-Chicago and Alabama A&M.

Transferred to UK from Cincinnati State Community College, where he played in nine games with seven goals and 12 assists during the fall of 2007.

Lettered three years at Fairfield High School under coach Chad Reed … Played club ball for Ohio Elite under coach Wes Schulte from 2002-2007 … Also played basketball as a freshman … Played for club team, Ohio Elite and coach Wes Schulte from 2002-07 … Helped lead his high school team to the district championship as a senior … As a senior in 2005, was named first-team All-Conference and All-Region, earning first-team All-Conference in 2004 as well … Finished the 2003 season with five goals and eight assists … Netted seven goals and added eight assists in 2004 … As a senior, totaled nine goals and 12 assists.

Full name is Drew Dawson Midkiff … Son of Mark and Elizabeth Midkiff … Has an older brother Adam (24) and a younger sister Lexi (15) … Born on October 11, 1987 in Cincinnati, Ohio … Brother Adam played soccer for UK from 2006-07 … Both grandparents, father and three cousins attending Kentucky.

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