Athletic Hall of Fame
Dai Nguyen '94
Dai Nguyen was one of the premier defensive players in the Division III era of Cal Lutheran men’s soccer. After transferring from Pima Junior College in 1991, Nguyen was named an All-SCIAC First Team and NCAA All-West Region selection in each of his three years with the Kingsmen. As a senior, he capped off his collegiate career by receiving NCAA All-America Third Team honors.
Nguyen was a part of two SCIAC Championship teams including the first-ever title in Cal Lutheran men’s soccer history. During his senior season, the Kingsmen finished undefeated in conference play posting a 9-0-1 record and earning the team’s second league crown in three years. During his CLU career, the team won 43 games and posted a 32-2-1 record in SCIAC play.