Skip to main content

8 Merlin Baus
Merlin  Baus

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bochum, Germany

High School:
Matthias-Claudius-Schule

Last College:
Virginia Tech

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 155

Position:
M

Birthdate:
02/08/1993


11/11/2017

Heartbreaking Finish

Toreros fall at Santa Clara, 1-0, on late goal

11/03/2017

Senior Night Spoiled

Toreros drop 1-0 decision to San Francisco

11/01/2017

Senior Night Against San Francisco

Toreros are unbeaten in eight of past nine games

11/15/2016

Four Toreros Named to All-WCC Team

Michael Turner Earns All-WCC First Team recognition

11/11/2016

Michael Turner Lifts Toreros to 3-2 Win Over Santa Clara on Senior Night

Turner notched a goal and an assist

02/16/2017

USD Mens Soccer vs Santa Clara

USD Mens Soccer vs Santa Clara (11/11/2016)

10/24/2016

USD Men's Soccer vs Pacific

Torero Men's Soccer took on Pacific University on October 16, 2016.

09/22/2016

Men's Soccer vs. Sacramento State

The USD Torero men's soccer team took on Sacramento State on 9/11/16

USD HIGHLIGHTS
  • All-WCC Honorable Mention (2016)
JUNIOR (2016) 
  • Was an All-WCC Honorable Mention selection in his first year with the Toreros
  • Appeared in 16 matches and made 15 starts at midfield
  • Scored one goal and tallied one assist
  • Scored goal at UC Santa Barbara (9/2/16)
  • Recorded an assist against Santa Clara (11/11/16)
PREVIOUS COLLEGE 
  • Played his first two years at Virgina Tech where he started every match at midfield
  • Led the Hokies in goals (five), assists (five), and points (15) in his sophomore year
  • Was second on team in goals (three) and third on team in points (eight) in his freshman season
  • Was a pefect 4-for-4 on PK's while at VT
  • Was named to the VaSID All-State Second team in 2015
HIGH SCHOOL 
  • Attended Matthias-Claudius-Schule
  • Played club for FC Schalke
  • Led team to a U-19 national championship
  • Appeared in 46 matches scoring one goal and notching three assists
  • Also played for Borrusia Dortmund appearing in 56 games scoring three goals
PERSONAL
  • Born on Feb. 8, 1993 to parents Harry and Nadja in Bochum, Germany
  • Has one brother, Valentin

Loading...

VIDEO
Video Thumbnail Torero Timeout with Summer Mason
USD junior women's soccer player takes a timeout during a study break
Video Thumbnail On Saturday We Dominate
Big wins for both USD Football and USD Volleyball Saturday afternoon
Video Thumbnail Torero Timeout with Henry Lander
Men's soccer sophomore Henry Lander takes a Timeout between classes
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Ten
Toreros gear up for home game against Drake
Video Thumbnail Halloween Hoopla
Men's and women's basketball teamed up to host a Halloween event
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Nine
Big day in the weight room for the Toreros
Video Thumbnail Seamus McFadden's Legacy
39 years in review by former players and coaches
Video Thumbnail Seamus Night
Alumni, staff and the San Diego community gathered to celebrate Men's Soccer Head Coach Seamus McFadden
Video Thumbnail Sixth Man Night: The Event
Recap video of the October 12 fundraiser event
Video Thumbnail Women's Basketball: WCC Hoops Tip-Off
Coach Fisher and Maya Hood attend media day in Las Vegas
Video Thumbnail Men's Basketball: New Heights
Men's basketball celebrates the third era of the program
Video Thumbnail Homecoming
Alumni and family gathered together for an eventful Homecoming weekend
Video Thumbnail Torero Timeout with Kristen Gengenbacher
Take a Timeout with the senior setter at her house in South Mission Beach
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Seven
Football preps for this Saturday's Homecoming game
Video Thumbnail Torero Timeout with Jonathan Petersen
USD Football's Petersen strolls through Belmont Park during his bye week
Video Thumbnail USD Basketball: Practice No. 1
Check out what practice looks like for the Torero ballers
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Five
Toreros prep for big game against Dayton
Video Thumbnail Football: FaceTime with Lion's Jamal Agnew
USD Head Coach Dale Lindsey congratulates Torero alum Agnew on his first NFL touchdown
Video Thumbnail Football: Brian Fogarty PFL Classic
From tailgates to touchdowns, we got it all
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Four
Hard work follows these Toreros on and off the field
Video Thumbnail Cross Country: USD Invite
Missed Saturday's race? Don't stress, we have it right here
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Three
Sights and sounds of USD Football at work
Video Thumbnail USD Invite: Take a Lap
Men's and women's cross country host the USD Invite: the only home race for the Toreros
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Two
Football hard at work for their first away game at UC Davis
Video Thumbnail Three Games - One Day
Ole Weekend was one to remember for USD Athletics
Video Thumbnail Football: Week One
Toreros preps for their home opener against Western New Mexico
Video Thumbnail 2017 Football Season Preview
Head Coach Dale Lindsey and Senior Ray Clark discuss upcoming season
Video Thumbnail USD Athletics Highlight Video 2016-17
Don't miss the best highlights from this past year in USD Athletics

SCHEDULES

  • Loading Tweets...
    1 second ago

Instagram

West Coast Conference USD
Top ^
» «