|High School:||Damien HS|
2011: Garnered Missouri Valley Conference Second Team honors…Played in 22 matches, starting 19…Posted three goals and two assists for eight points on the year…Was named MVC Offensive Player of the Week and to the College Soccer News National Team of the week after scoring in consecutive contests against Wisconsin (Oct. 5) and Indiana (Oct. 9)…Helped his team to the 2011 NCAA Men’s College Cup, a 14-0 home record and a 21-2-1 overall mark. 2010: Named to the Missouri Valley Conference First Team and NSCAA All-Midwest Region Second Team after leading the MVC with 10 assists...Ranked 11th in the NCAA in assists per game and 12th in total assists...Seven of his 10 assists came in CU’s final 12 matches...His 10 assists were the most by a Bluejay since Tim Bohnenkamp had 10 in 2005...Assisted the first CU goal of the season, Kris Clark’s game-winner at Loyola (Ill.) on Sept. 1...Had an assist in both matches at The Hotels at Grand Prairie Classic in Peoria (Sept. 17 and 19)...Dished two assists in 3-1 win over No. 5 Tulsa (Oct. 5)...Named MVC Offensive Player of the Week on Oct. 25 after notching an assist at Drake (Oct. 20), before scoring a goal and assisting the other in a 2-0 win at Central Arkansas (Oct. 23)...Attempted a career-high eight shots, three on goal at Evansville (Oct. 16). 2009: MVC Freshman of the Year and member of the MVC All-Freshman Team...Tabbed one of “100 Freshmen to Keep an Eye On” before the season by College Soccer News...Appeared in all 16 matches, making seven starts...Ranked second on the team with four assists...Played 34 minutes and attempted two shots in his collegiate debut against Loyola (Ill.) on Sept. 1...Earned his first start of the season against Missouri State (Sept. 19)...Started the final six matches of the season...Notched his first career point on an assist against Portland (Sept. 27)...Also dished assists against Eastern Illinois (Oct. 11), Bradley (Oct. 21) and seventh-ranked UCLA (Oct. 31)...Assisted the game-winning goals against Bradley and UCLA...Scored his only goal of the season at Evansville (Oct. 17).
Participated in the U.S. Soccer U-18 Development Academy in both 2008 and 2009...Ranked among the top-40 high school prospects by Top Drawer Soccer...PARADE High School All-American in 2009...An NSCAA Youth All-Region pick...Member of the California South ODP Winter Pool...Logged the fastest 20-meter time (2.61) at the U.S. Soccer Development Academy Showcase in 2008...Played club soccer with the Arsenal FC from the U-9 through U-18 age groups…Member of the United States U-18 Men’s National Team Pool...Played in Ireland and Portugal in the summer of 2009 with the U-18 team.
Attended Damien High School…Also lettered in track in field in the long jump and the 100, 200, 400 4x100 and 4x200 meter sprints.
Dion Jeremy Acoff was born on Sept. 23, 1991 in Fontana, Calif.…Parents are Juanita Tinsley and Amos Acoff…Has an older sister, Danielle…Is majoring in anthropology at UCSB…Enjoys listening to music and watching movies when off the field…Can’t do without his phone, family and God…Most memorable sporting moments were playing with the U18 National Team and playing in the NCAA College Cup…Would love to play on the same pitch as Messi…Cheers for Arsenal and the Los Angeles Lakers…A fan of Kobe Bryant and Thierry Henry…Would like people to know that he has a good work ethic…Enjoys watching “Workaholics” and “SportsCenter” on the small screen while “Wedding Crashers” is his favorite movie…Enjoys reading “The Hunger Games” trilogy.
|Oct 16||Sacramento State||W, 2-0|
|Oct 19||Cal Poly||L, 2-1|
|Oct 26||Stanford||L, 1-0|
|Oct 28||UC Davis||L, 2-1|
|Oct 31||at Sacramento State||W, 2-1|
|Nov 3||at Cal Poly||L, 1-0|
|Aug 18||Westmont||W, 3-0||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Aug 26||at Loyola Marymount||W, 2-1||1||0||0||0||2||.000||0-0||0|
|Aug 31||vs. Oregon State||T, 2-2||-||1||0||2||4||.250||0-0||0|
|Sep 2||at Gonzaga||W, 3-0||1||0||1||1||4||.000||0-0||0|
|Sep 7||Valparaiso||W, 2-1||1||0||0||0||0||-||0-0||0|
|Sep 14||at San Diego||W, 3-0||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Sep 16||at Seattle||W, 6-2||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Sep 21||UCLA||T, 1-1||1||0||0||0||3||.000||0-0||0|
|Sep 23||Harvard||W, 1-0||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Sep 28||at UC Riverside||W, 3-1||-||0||1||1||2||.000||0-0||0|
|Sep 30||at Cal State Fullerton||T, 0-0||1||0||0||0||2||.000||0-0||0|
|Oct 5||UC Irvine||W, 2-1||1||0||1||1||4||.000||0-0||0|
|Oct 7||Cal State Northridge||L, 1-0||1||0||0||0||2||.000||0-0||0|
|Oct 13||at UC Davis||L, 1-0||1||0||0||0||0||-||0-0||0|
|Oct 16||Sacramento State||W, 2-0||1||0||0||0||3||.000||0-0||0|
|Oct 19||Cal Poly||L, 2-1||1||0||0||0||3||.000||0-0||0|
|Oct 26||Stanford||L, 1-0||1||0||0||0||2||.000||0-0||0|
|Oct 28||UC Davis||L, 2-1||-||0||0||0||1||.000||0-0||0|
|Oct 31||at Sacramento State||W, 2-1||1||0||0||0||2||.000||0-0||0|
|Nov 3||at Cal Poly||L, 1-0||1||0||0||0||2||.000||0-0||0|