Mustafa Chopan
Mustafa  Chopan


Citrus Heights, Calif.

High School:
Bella Vista HS '08

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 155


Neurobiology, Physiology & Behavior


Aggie duo honored with CoSIDA Academic All-District awards

Senior Chase Rhode and junior Matt Baringer named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District VIII First Team


Men's soccer opens 2016 campaign against Chico State

UC Davis welcomes the Wildcats for a friendly on Sunday (Aug. 21) at 5 p.m.


Aggies clash with Titans again in tourney opener

UC Davis hosts Cal State Fullerton in the first round of the Big West Conference Tournament on Saturday at 1 p.m.


Big West berth, seeding on the line in finale

Aggies host Cal Poly looking to secure spot in Big West Conference Tournament


Ford earns Academic All-District honors

Senior defender now up for Academic All-America laurels

AS A SENIOR (2012): FIRST TEAM ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICAN...W.P. LINDLEY AWARD WINNER...Given the W.P. Lindley Award at the 2013 Hall of Fame Banquet as UC Davis' top scholar-athlete...Earned selection to Big West Conference All-Academic Team for fourth straight year...Third on the team in minutes played with 1,757...His 5,132 career minutes played is the most of any player in the Div. I era (2007+)...Helped the Aggies' defense post six shutouts and go 3-0-1 against top-25 foes.

AS A JUNIOR (2011):THIRD TEAM ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICAN...Started 15 of the 17 games he appeared in, recording seven shots, two of which were on frame... Recorded first career assist in 1-0 double overtime victory over Oregon State on Sept. 9... Took 3 shots at UC Riverside on Nov. 5... Clocked over 1,400 minutes on the field, recording more than 90 minutes of playing time on six different occasions... Named to CoSIDA/Capital One Academic All-America third team after receiving his second career All-District 8 selection... Earned selection to Big West Conference All-Academic Team for third straight year... Top-10 finalist for the 2012 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholars Award.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2010): Appeared in 11 games as a defender, making nine starts... Tallied one shot on the year which came against UC Irvine (10/6)... Named to Big West Conference Fall All-Academic Team for second straight season.

AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2009): Competed in 19 games and started 11... First career start came Sept. 27 against Sacramento State... Tallied three shots, two on goal... Named to the CoSIDA/ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District VIII Team as well as the Big West Conference Fall All-Academic Team.

AS A FRESHMAN (2008): Redshirted.

BELLA VISTA HS '08: Scored 16 goals (on 43 shots) with 6 assists as a senior, 6 goals with 5 assists as a junior... Named to Sacramento Bee All-Metro first team in 2007... Played club ball for Boca Juniors Academy.

PERSONAL:Born in Castro Valley, Calif.... Majoring in neurobiology, physiology and behavior... Parents are Shahwali & Mina Chopan... Has one sister (Hawa) and two cousins (Masoud Chopan, Edreece Arghandiwal) all at UC Davis.


Year GP-GS Minutes G A P Shots Shot% SOG SOG% GW PK-A
2009 19-11 1156 0 0 0 3 .000 2 .667 0 0-0
2010 11-9 786 0 0 0 1 .000 0 .000 0 0-0
2011 17-15 1433 0 1 1 7 .000 2 .286 0 0-0
2012 21-21 1757 0 0 0 3 .000 0 .000 0 0-0
Career 68-56 5132 0 1 1 14 .000 4 .286 0 0-0


(L-R): GOLFDemi Runas (Hubert Heitman Award - Female Athlete of the Year), MBBCorey Hawkins (Colby E. "Babe" Slater Award - Male Athlete of the Year), MSOCMustafa Chopan (W.P. Lindley Award - Scholar-Athlete of the Year)