Kristian Heptner
Kristian  Heptner


West Sacramento, Calif.

High School:
Christian Brothers HS '15

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 185



Biomedical Engineering


Aggies close non-conference play at Saint Mary's

UC Davis looks to bounce back against local rivals on the road


Aggies announce 2017 men's soccer slate

UC Davis opens regular season on the road at SMU on Aug. 25


Aggies fall in penalties in tournament opener

Junior Noah Wilson scores his team-best seventh goal of the season to tie the match in the first half


Aggies open tournament play at two-time defending champs

UC Davis heads to Southern California to take on Cal State Fullerton in first round clash


Men's soccer lands six on All-Big West teams

MacNamara, Wilson, Higgins, and Heptner named to second team; Barrett and Boateng earn honorable mention honors

2016: ALL-BIG WEST CONFERENCE SECOND TEAM... One of eight players to appear in all 20 matches, making 15 starts... Finished the year tied for second on the team in scoring with 12 points on five goals and two assists... His 45 shots ranked tied for fifth in the league and he stood sixth in the conference in shots per game (2.25)... Tied for 10th in the league in goals and tied for second with three game-winning strikes on the year... Scored both goals in a 2-0 win at Pacific on Sept. 1 -- setting career highs in both goals and points -- and added scores against Portland (Sept. 18), Cal State Fullerton (Oct. 8), and Sacramento State (Oct. 15)... His goals against the Pilots and Titans were also game winners... Ended 2-for-2 on penalties against Pacific and Portland... Finished with a career-high five shots at Loyola Marymount on Sept. 11... Had at least one shot in 17 of the team's 20 matches... Placed nearly half (20) of his 45 shots on frame for the year, leading the team in that category.

2015: Appeared in 20 of the team's 21 matches as a true freshman, making 12 starts... Made his Division I debut off the bench in the season opener at Seattle on Aug. 28, following that up with his first career start at Washington two days later... Scored his first career goal in his fourth career match against Wisconsin (Sept. 6)... Added his first career assist as part of a 1-1 draw with Big West Conference rival CSUN on Oct. 8... Finished with a season-high four shots three times against CSU Bakersfield (Sept. 4), the Badgers, and Sacramento State (Oct. 24)... Had six matches with multiple shots... His 28 shots overall ranked third on the team, while he was one of five with 10-or-more shots on goal -- ranking third on the team with 13.

Four-year varsity letter winner for the Falcons... A three-time all-league selection and two-time league MVP as a junior and senior... Two-time Sacramento Bee Player of the Year... Led the state of California in scoring as a junior and senior, finishing his career with 93 goals and 16 assists... Led the Falcons to back-to-back conference titles in 2013-14, and a section title as a junior... Also played baseball for the Falcons as a senior, helping his team to a league title as a pitcher and outfielder.

Parents are Theresa, a UC Davis alumnae, and Maureen... Has an older sister, Alex... Biomedical engineering major at UC Davis who has set his sights on playing professionally... Lists attending or playing in a World Cup, traveling to Europe, and skydiving, as the top three items on his "bucket list."

Year GP-GS Minutes G A P Shots Shot% SOG SOG% GW PK-A
2015 20-12 962 1 1 3 28 .036 13 .464 0 0-0
2016 20-15 1047 5 2 12 45 .111 20 .444 3 2-2
Career 40-27 2009 6 3 15 73 .082 33 .452 3 2-2