AS A FRESHMAN: Took a medical red-shirt.
BEFORE SIENA: Played four years of varsity soccer at Conestoga High School...Two-time All-League Player...Team captain his senior year...Won gold medal at USSF Academy Disney College Showcase...Won the Pioneer Award for Sportsmanship and the Ryan Kerr Memorial Soccer Award for Excellence in Soccer...Started the Futsal Club...Volunteered at the YMCA and has coached youth soccer.
PERSONAL: Born October 12, 1991...Son of Travis and Tina Eldridge...Older brother Travis attends Syracuse University...Cousin Brad Knighton is the goalie for the Philadelphia Union in the MLS...An education major with a concentration in history...Aspires to become a teacher and soccer coach...Chose Siena for its size and reputation...Also recruited by Fairfield, Lehigh, Cornell, American and New Hampshire.
GETTING TO KNOW GARRET ELDRIDGE
What I like most about Siena College: The campus
My favorite (musical) artist is: James Beeston
My favorite class at Siena is: Conflict Resolution
My favorite pro soccer player is: Xavi
My favorite pro soccer team is: Arsenal
My favorite pro soccer stadium is: The Emirates Stadium
My favorite movie is: 500 Days of Summer
My favorite food is: Steak
Other sports I like to follow at Siena are: Softball, Women's Basketball, Women's Soccer, Women's Cross Country, Women's Golf, Water Polo, Women's Lacrosse
Why I chose Siena: Because we are all friends