7 Noah Billingsley
7 Noah Billingsley
Height: 6-2
Weight: 185
Year: Sr
Hometown: Wellington, New Zealand
High School: Onslow College
Position: D
g 0
a 4
pts 4
gw 0

UC Santa Barbara

2018 All-Big West First Team

2018 All-Far West Region Team

2018: Noah Billingsley started all 18 matches for the Gauchos in his junior season...Finished as one of the most aggressive offensive players this season with 1.33 shots per game and 24 overall despite the change from Forward to Defender...Had the game-winning goal in a conference match against Fullerton in overtime (Oct. 6)...Totaled three points with a goal and an assist each...Billingsly ranked second on the team with 37.5% of his shots being on frame...Played 1465 minutes as a forward...Selected for the preseason All-Conference team, All-Far West Region team, and All-Big West First Team.

 

2017: Played in 14 games while making 11 starts at forward as a sophomore … Finished third on the team with two goals, two assists, six points and 24 shots … Both goals went as game winners in back-to-back games against UC Riverside (Sept. 30) and at CSUN (Oct. 5) … Logged his assists in a 1-0 win over Portland (Sept. 23) and against San Diego State (Sept. 4) … One of the most dynamic finishers on the team when healthy … Missed five of six games down the stretch due to injury … Tallied a season-high six shots in a match against UC Irvine (Oct. 7) … UCSB went 5-1-4 in games he started during the regular season … Went just 1-6-1 when he did not start or play … Totaled 910 minutes on the pitch … Earned Big West All-Academic honors.

2016 Big West All-Freshman Team

2016: A true freshman, Billingsley appeared in 19 games for UCSB with 12 starts ... Played a total of 1,007 minutes, one of only two Gaucho freshmen (Lamar Batista) to play over 1,000 ... Recorded two goals on the year with three assists for seven points ... Totaled 14 shots, six shots on goal, and one yellow card ... After the season, was named to the 2016 Big West All-Freshman Team ... Made his NCAA debut as a substitute in UCSB's season-opening win over Oakland on Aug. 26 ... Recorded his first career point, an assist, against UCLA on Sept. 17 ... Registed his first career goal in UCSB's next game – vs. Loyola Marymount on Sept. 21 at home – knocking home a rebound in the 66th minute ... Tallied a point in four of seven games between Sept. 17 and Oct. 8 ... Assisted on UCSB's lone goal in the Big West Tournament Semifinal vs. Cal State Fullerton, setting up Kevin Feucht with a low pass across the goal mouth ... Started 10 of 11 games between Sept. 17 and Oct. 22 ... Started eight of UCSB's 10 Big West contests ... Was ranked as the No. 61 freshman in college soccer by Top Drawer ... UCSB was 2-3 when he scored a point

New Zealand National Team / Waitakere United
Made his New Zealand National Team debut after coming on as a sub in the 62nd minute of a 2-1 loss to Kenya in the 2018 Hero Intercontinental Cup on Jun. 2, 2018 … Spent the previous two seasons on the roster for the New Zealand U-20 National team, earning six caps ... Concurrently spent time with New Zealand clubs Waitakere United and Wanderers SC ... Scored the first U-20 World Cup goal in New Zealand history in a 5-1 win over Myanmar in the summer of 2015 ... He was the youngest player on that World Cup team ... Has played against international U-20 opponents such as the United States, Ukraine, and Portugal. 

Personal
Noah Billingsley was born on Aug. 6, 1997 in Wellington, New Zealand to his mother Wendy ... When not playing soccer, he hanging out with friends and family ... Can't do without his phone so he can talk to friends back home ... Before a game, he listens to music ... Can best be described as hardworking, happy, and passionate ... Most memorable moment is scoring in the U-20 World Cup ... Would like people to know he is from New Zealand ... Would love to play with Lionel Messi or Andres Iniesta ... Roots for Liverpool FC ... Messi and Lebron James are his favorite athletes ... Calls Superbad his favorite movie ... Likes to watch Breaking Bad and Family Guy ... Enjoys reading Zlatan Ibrahimovi?'s autobiography, I am Zlatan

Recent Games
Sep 28 No. 1 Stanford T, 3-3
Oct 1 at No. 25 San Diego T, 2-2
Oct 5 Cal Poly W, 3-1
Oct 9 Sacramento State W, 2-0
Oct 12 at No. 22 Cal State Fullerton W, 5-0
Oct 16 UC Riverside W, 2-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 8 3
Games started 8 3
Goals 0 0
Assists 4 4
Points 4 4
Shots 8 1
Shot Pct .000 .000
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 0 0
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 17 Westmont W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Aug 24 at Loyola Marymount W, 1-0 1 1 0 2 1 1.000 0-0 1
Aug 30 UNLV W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 1 No. 16 Virginia Tech L, 3-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 7 (RV) Cal L, 3-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 12 at Gonzaga W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 15 at (RV) Oregon State W, 3-2 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 19 (RV) Seattle U W, 1-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 UMBC W, 4-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 25 at Pacific W, 2-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 No. 1 Stanford T, 3-3 - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 at No. 25 San Diego T, 2-2 - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Cal Poly W, 3-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 9 Sacramento State W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 12 at No. 22 Cal State Fullerton W, 5-0 1 0 3 3 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 16 UC Riverside W, 2-0 1 0 1 1 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 19 UC Irvine   - - - - - - - -
Oct 23 at UC Davis   - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at CSUN   - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Cal Poly   - - - - - - - -
Nov 6 TBD   - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 TBD   - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 TBD   - - - - - - - -
Nov 21 TBD   - - - - - - - -
Nov 24 TBD   - - - - - - - -
Dec 1 TBD   - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 TBD   - - - - - - - -
Dec 13 vs. TBD   - - - - - - - -
Dec 15 vs. TBD   - - - - - - - -
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2016-17 19 12 .11 .16 .37 .74 .143 .32 .429
2017-18 14 11 .14 .14 .43 1.71 .083 .43 .250
2018-19 18 18 .06 .06 .17 1.33 .042 .50 .375
2019-20 8 8 .00 .50 .50 1.00 .000 .13 .125
Total 59 49 .08 .17 .34 1.19 .071 .37 .314
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2016-17 19 12 2 3 7 14 .143 6 .429 1 0 0-0 0
2017-18 14 11 2 2 6 24 .083 6 .250 2 0 0-0 2
2018-19 18 18 1 1 3 24 .042 9 .375 4 0 0-0 1
2019-20 8 8 0 4 4 8 .000 1 .125 1 0 0-0 0
Total 59 49 5 10 20 70 .071 22 .314 8 0 0-0 3
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 8 8 .00 .50 .50 1.00 .000 .13 .125
Conference 3 3 .00 1.33 1.33 .33 .000 .00 .000
Exhibition 2 2 .50 .00 1.00 1.00 .500 .50 .500
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Home 5 5 .00 .20 .20 1.20 .000 .20 .167
Away 3 3 .00 1.00 1.00 .67 .000 .00 .000
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 7 .00 .57 .57 .86 .000 .14 .167
Losses 1 1 .00 .00 .00 2.00 .000 .00 .000
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August 1 1 .00 .00 .00 2.00 .000 1.00 .500
September 3 3 .00 .00 .00 1.33 .000 .00 .000
October 4 4 .00 1.00 1.00 .50 .000 .00 .000
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 8 8 0 4 4 8 .000 1 .125 1 0 0-0 0
Conference 3 3 0 4 4 1 .000 0 .000 1 0 0-0 0
Exhibition 2 2 1 0 2 2 .500 1 .500 0 0 0-0 1
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Home 5 5 0 1 1 6 .000 1 .167 1 0 0-0 0
Away 3 3 0 3 3 2 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Wins 7 7 0 4 4 6 .000 1 .167 1 0 0-0 0
Losses 1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0
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August 1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 1 .500 0 0 0-0 0
September 3 3 0 0 0 4 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0
October 4 4 0 4 4 2 .000 0 .000 1 0 0-0 0