|Hometown:||Homer Glen, Ill.|
Honors & Awards
- 2015 All-SLIAC Third Team
- SLIAC Offensive Player of the Week (9/14/15, 9/25/16, 9/26/16)
Career Notes (Prior to 2018 Season): One of the most prolific scorers in program history, appearing on all-time Eureka top-10 lists with 27 goals (second), 64 points (second), 73 shots on goal (second), 134 shots (third), a .201 shots percentage (third), 10 assists (fourth) and a .545 shots on goal percentage (fifth) ... The active Eureka leader with 47 career appearances.
Junior (2017): Appeared in 11 matches, registering two goals, two assists, six points, 15 shots and seven shots on goal ... Took a season-high four shots at Faith Baptist Bible on Sept. 8 ... Assisted on the match-winning goal and later scored in the 87th minute of Eureka's 2-0 win at Emmaus Bible on Oct. 6 ... Scored and added an assist in a league matchup with Iowa Wesleyan on Oct. 24.
Sophomore (2016): Played in 17 contests ... Led the SLIAC with 14 goals, tied for fourth-most in a season in Eureka history ... Also ranked on Eureka's single-season lists with a .264 shot percentage (third), 32 points (fifth), 32 shots on goal (sixth), a .604 shot on goal percentage (sixth), 53 shots (eighth) and four assists (ninth) ... Led the conference with five match-winning goals ... Scored four goals versus Emmaus Bible on Sept. 3, second-most in a match in program history ... Also added an assist on Sept. 3 to finish the contest with nine points ... Netted the match-winner in the 31st minute of Eureka's 1-0 win over Rockford on Sept. 13 ... Tallied both goals of Eureka's Sept. 24 victory over MacMurray ... Notched a hat trick against Robert Morris-Springfield on Sept. 29 ... Scored twice at Lincoln Christian on Oct. 4 ... Logged one of Eureka's three goals in the Red Devils' first-ever victory over Principia on Oct. 22.
Freshman (2015): Started 19 matches as a freshman ... Named to the All-SLIAC Third Team ... Set freshman Eureka records with 11 goals, 26 points, 66 shots, 34 shots on goal and a .167 shot percentage ... His shot total of 66 ranked third in the SLIAC and his point total of 26 ranked fifth in the league ... Also totaled four assists and a .515 shot on goal percentage ... Made his collegiate debut against Lincoln Christian on Sept. 3, collecting two assists ... Scored his first career goal at Iowa Wesleyan on Sept. 9 ... Recorded a hat trick against Iowa Wesleyan on Oct. 13 ... Netted match-winning goals at Rockford (Sept. 12) and against Iowa Wesleyan (Oct. 13).
Seneca High School: All-Area Ottawa Times in 2013 and 2014, All-Area Morris Daily Herald in 2013, Little Ten All-Conference in 2014 and 2013 ... Scored 26 goals and compiled 12 assists as a junior ... Netted 34 goals as a senior, while tallying 32 assists ... Tied for 11th in Illinois state history (IHSA) for most assists in a season ... Member of the High Honor throughout high school.
Personal: The son of Ron and Chris Bowen, James was born in Lockport, Ill. ... Has three siblings, Felicia, Amanda and Emily.
|Oct 11||Lincoln Christian||W, 2-0|
|Oct 13||at Spalding||L, 6-0|
|Oct 16||at Principia||L, 8-2|
|Oct 20||Webster||L, 5-0|
|Oct 23||at Blackburn||W, 2-0|
|Oct 27||Greenville||L, 2-0|
|Sep 1||Lakeland||W, 2-1||1||0||1||1||2||.000||0-0||0|
|Sep 6||Finlandia||W, 3-0||1||2||1||5||7||.286||0-0||0|
|Sep 8||at Monmouth (Ill.)||L, 4-1||1||0||0||0||0||-||0-0||0|
|Sep 13||Faith Bapt. Bible||W, 4-3||1||2||1||5||11||.182||0-0||1|
|Sep 15||Emmaus||L, 3-1||1||0||0||0||5||.000||0-0||0|
|Sep 17||St. Mary-Woods||L, 5-4||1||2||0||4||2||1.000||0-0||0|
|Sep 26||at Emmaus||W, 1-0||1||0||0||0||3||.000||0-0||0|
|Sep 29||Fontbonne||L, 3-0||1||0||0||0||5||.000||0-0||0|
|Oct 3||at Iowa Wesleyan||L, 5-0||1||0||0||0||1||.000||0-0||0|
|Oct 6||at Westminster (MO)||L, 5-4||1||2||0||4||4||.500||0-0||0|
|Oct 9||MacMurray||W, 4-0||1||0||0||0||0||-||0-0||0|
|Oct 11||Lincoln Christian||W, 2-0||1||1||0||2||2||.500||0-0||0|
|Oct 13||at Spalding||L, 6-0||1||0||0||0||2||.000||0-0||0|
|Oct 16||at Principia||L, 8-2||1||0||0||0||4||.000||0-1||0|
|Oct 20||Webster||L, 5-0||1||0||0||0||3||.000||0-0||0|
|Oct 23||at Blackburn||W, 2-0||1||0||0||0||1||.000||0-0||0|
|Oct 27||Greenville||L, 2-0||1||0||0||0||2||.000||0-0||0|