Connecticut downed PC, 2-0, and earned a share of the BIG EAST Regular Season Title.
AS A SENIOR (2012):Drafted No. 2 overall by Chivas USA in the MLS SuperDraft...College Soccer News First Team All-American...NSCAA Second Team All-American...Soccer American MVP Second Team...BIG EAST Midfielder of the Year...All-BIG East First Team...No. 14 all-time at UConn with 82 points...Finished career third all-time at Connecticut in assists with 42...Finished the season second on the team with 23 points from 7 goals and 9 assists...Nine assists led the squad for the fourth straight season...Had a 6 game point streak earning 16 points from 5 goals and 6 assists... Finished the season with three game-winning goals...Assisted on one of UConn's two goals in a 2-1 overtime win over New Mexico in the third round of the NCAA Tournament...BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Week on Sept. 24...Soccer America National Player of the Week on Sept. 24... Soccer America Preseason All-American...Topdrawersoccer.com #6 Ranked Player...Named to the Preseason All-BIG EAST Team... Named to the Hermann Trophy Watch List.
AS A JUNIOR (2011): NSCAA/Continental Tire Second Team All-American... College Soccer News Third Team All-American... NSCAA Northeast Region First Team selection... Named All-BIG EAST Second Team... Selected to the 2011 BIG EAST All-Tournament Team... Moved into a tie for seventh all-time at UConn with 33 career assists... Finished the season with 20 points on six goals and eight assists... Eight assists as a junior led the squad for the third straight season and ranked second in the BIG EAST... Finished the season with four game-winning goals... Assisted on UConn's lone goal in the NCAA Quarterfinals against Charlotte... Named College Soccer News National Player of the Week on Nov. 28 after notching the game-winning goal and an assist in the 3-0 victory over James Madison in the NCAA Third Round... Notched two goals, including the game winner, and an assist in a 4-0 victory over DePaul in the BIG EAST Tournament... Had a three-game point streak (1G, 2 A) to open the season... Named to the All-BIG EAST Preseason Team... Soccer America Preseason All-American... M.A.C. Hermann Trophy Watch List.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2010): NSCAA All-Northeast First Team... All-BIG EAST First Team selection... was named to the BIG EAST weekly honor roll once, on Sept.6 after recording three assists in two victories for the Huskies to open the 2010 season... led UConn with 14 assists on the year, while adding four goals for 22 points... registered two game-winning goals... started all 20 games for the Huskies... led the BIG EAST Conference in assists with 14 and was fourth in the country in assists per game with a tally of 0.70... posted seven assists and one goal in nine BIG EAST matches... recorded a season-high four assists in UConn's 4-0 win over South Florida on Sept. 24, which was televised live on ESPNU... had three assists against Seton Hall on Oct. 9.
AS A FRESHMAN (2009):Named BIG EAST Rookie of the Year and earned a spot on the All-BIG EAST Third Team and All-BIG EAST Rookie Team...named to the Soccer America All-Freshman Team...earned a spot on the Northeast Region Third Team...led the BIG EAST in assists with 11 in the regular season...started all 19 games...scored three goals on the season which included two against Harvard (10/14).
PRIOR TO UCONN: Lettered four years at Bishop MoraSalesian in Los Angeles, Calif.... Was called in for the Under-20 National Teams for both USA (August 2008) and Mexico (March 2009)... In high school, led his team to four league championship titles... Played for the LAFC... Named Offensive Player of the Year for his team in 2007 and 2008... Earned First Team All-CIF (California Interscholastic Federation) in 2007 and 2008... In 2008, was named Athlete of the Year and most valuable player in the Santa Fe League... He played for the Patedores in 2006 and led his team and was a 2008 Academy Finalist as he recorded the most goals and assists for his team.
PERSONAL: Majoring in Spanish and literature and culture... Born November 12, 1990.