CASA Grande, Ariz. – GSA Exports has been a feature on this blog that has tracked the performances of our former players who are playing professional or called up to a national team. This post is another GSA Exports, but a little different. We have wonderful student-athletes at the Grande Sports Academy and every single one has been offered a college scholarship. Over 40 of our former players are playing in the 2013 collegiate season and we will be tracking their performances every week here on our GSA Exports College Edition post.

This week’s GSA Exports Professional Edition (Spencer makes pro debut, Salcedo goes 90 and more)

The collegiate season kicked off last Friday and a number of our graduates are already off to a fantastic start. Below are recaps, links, videos and pictures from the opening week of collegiate action.

Combined regular season stats:
Goals: 4 – Navarro, Velazco, Allen, Tavares
Assists: 8 – (2) Brody, (2) Tavares, Goss, Allen, Clay, Velazco
GK ONLY Saves: 22
GK ONLY Clean Sheets: (2) Bersano,

All game descriptions and stats are from the respective universities soccer media page. Games listed are from August 29th-September 4th.

ACC – American Athletic Conference

Andrew BrodyAndrew Brody, M, #7 Louisville – Started, played 70 minutes and ASSISTED on both of Louisville’s goals in a 2-1 victory over Virginia on Friday. Brody’s first assist gave Louisville the lead in the 22nd minute when fellow GSA graduate Ricardo Velazco tapped the cross into the net. The second assist for Brody was the game winner when his cross was headed into the back of the net. Started, played 70 minutes and contributed to a goal in a 2-0 win over Cleveland State on Wednesday. Highlights from the match here with Brody’s “hockey assist” at the 1:57 mark.  Next match for Louisville is on Saturday at 4:00 p.m. at home against Butler. Follow the action on Louisville’s Twitter feed.
NOTE – Louisville
Season: 2 starts, 2 games, 2 assists

Ricardo Velazco, M/F, # 7 Louisville  – Started, played 76 minutes and SCORED A GOAL in Louisville’s 2-1 win over Virginia on Friday. Velazco scored the opening goal in the 22nd minute when he tapped in a Andrew Brody cross. For his efforts he was named as the Conference Offensive Player of the Week. Started, played 90 minutes and ASSISTED on a goal in a 2-0 win over Cleveland State on Wednesday. Highlights with Velazco’s assist at the 1:57 mark. Next match for Louisville is on Saturday at 4:00 p.m. at home against Butler. Follow the action on Louisville’s Twitter feed.
Season: 2 starts, 2 games, 1 goal, 1 assist

Jon Zabasajja, D/M, Southern Methodist University – Did not feature in SMU’s 2-1 loss to #1 Indiana on Friday and SMU’s  2-1 loss to #7 Notre Dame on Sunday. Next match for SMU is on Friday at 3:00 p.m. on the road against SIUE. Follow the action on SMU’s Twitter feed.
Season: 0 starts, 0 games

Pac-12

Trevor Hyman, M, Stanford – Did not feature in Stanford’s 3-3 draw with Maryland on Friday and 0-2 loss to Georgetown on Sunday. Next match for Stanford is on Saturday at 7:00 p.m. on the road against Santa Clara. Follow the action on Stanford’s Twitter feed.
Season: 0 starts, 0 games

Danny Gavin, F, #19 Washington – Did not feature in Washington’s 1-0 win over Gonzaga on Friday and 4-1 win over Santa Clara on Tuesday. Next match for Washington is on Friday at 7:30 p.m. at home against Portland. Follow the action on Washington’s Twitter feed.
Season: 0 starts, 0 games

Jonathan Stadler, D, Oregon State University –  Did not feature in OSU’s 3-0 win over Cleveland State on Friday and 2-0 win over UC Davis on Sunday. Next match for OSU is on Friday at 2:00 p.m. on the road against Michigan State. Follow the action on OSU’s Twitter feed.
Season: 0 starts, 0 games

Matt Bersano, GK, Oregon State University – Started, played 90 minutes, made 6 saves and earned the clean sheet in OSU’s 3-0 win over Cleveland State on Friday. Started, played 90 minutes, made 8 saves and earned the clean sheet in OSU’s 2-0 win over UC Davis on Sunday. Bersano was named as the Outstanding Defensive Player in the 2013 Portland Nike Invitational due to his performance in the two matches. Next match for OSU is on Friday at 2:00 p.m. on the road against Michigan State. Follow the action on OSU’s Twitter feed
Season: 2 starts, 2 games, 0 goals allowed, 2 clean sheets, 14 saves

Cole Nagy, D, #6 UCLA – Did not feature in UCLA’s scoreless draw with Notre Dame on Friday and UCLA’s 1-0 overtime victory over Indiana. Next match for UCLA is on Thursday at 7:00 p.m. at home against  Cal Poly. Follow the action on UCLA’s Twitter feed.
Season: 0 starts, 0 games

Conference USA

Ive Burnett, D, South Carolina – Started, played 90 minutes in South Carolina’s 1-0 over ETSU on Friday. Started, played the full match plus two overtime periods for South Carolina in a 1-2 loss to Clemson on Monday. Next match for South Carolina is on Friday at 4:00 p.m. at home against High Point. Follow the action on South Carolina’s Twitter feed.
Season: 2 starts, 2 games

Josh Goss, M, #9 University of New Mexico – Came on in the 39th minute and ASSISTED on a goal in UNM’s 7-2 win over Villanova on Friday. Video highlights from the match can be seen here with Goss’ assist at the :39 mark. Next match for UNM is on Friday at 4:00 p.m. on the road against VCU. Follow the action on UNM’s Twitter feed.
Season: 0 starts, 1 games, 1 assist

Big East Conference

Coco Navarro, F,  Marquette – Started, played 72 minutes in Marquette’s 2-1 loss to Milwaukee-Wisconsin on Friday. Started, played 82 minutes and SCORED A GOAL in Marquette’s 3-3 draw with Green Bay on Sunday. Watch the goal here at the :56 mark. Next match for Marquette is on Friday at 3:00 p.m. on the road against Bowling Green. Follow the action on Marquette’s Twitter feed.
Season: 2 starts, 2 games, 1 goal

ACC – Atlantic Coast Conference

Riggs LennonRiggs Lennon, F, Virginia – Came on during halftime in Virginia’s 2-1 loss to Louisville on Friday. Lennon started, played 77 minutes in Virginia’s 2-0 win over St. John’s on Monday. Lennon was very active in both games and had a few shots blocked in both matches. Next match for Virginia is on Friday at 5:00 p.m. on the road against Clemson. Lennon will face former GSA teammate Phanuel Kavita in this match. Follow the action on Virginia’s Twitter feed.
Season: 1 starts, 2 games

Jordan Allen, F/D, Virginia – Started, played 90 minutes in Virginia’s 2-1 loss to Louisville on Friday. Started, played 89 minutes, SCORED A GOAL and ASSISTED on another goal in Virginia’s 2-0 win over St. John’s on Monday. Video highlights, which is pretty much an Allen highlight reel can be found here. Next match for Virginia is on Friday at 5:00 p.m. on the road against Clemson. Allen will face former GSA teammate Phanuel Kavita in this match. Follow the action on Virginia’s Twitter feed.
Season: 2 starts, 2 games, 1 goal, 1 assist

Phanuel Kavita, D, Clemson – Started, played 90 minutes in a 2-0 win over Mercer on Friday. Started, played 90 minutes plus 2 overtime periods in a 2-1 win over South Carolina on Monday. Next match for Clemson is on Friday at 5:00 p.m. at home against Virginia. Kavita will face former GSA teammates Jordan Allen and Riggs Lennon. On Sunday Kavita will face another GSA graduate when Clemson host Gardner Webb. Follow the action on Clemson’s Twitter feed.
Season: 2 starts, 2 games

Southern Conference

Miguel Salazar, M, Elon University – Started, and played the majority of the match in a 1-1 overtime draw with Northeastern on Friday. Started, played the majority of the match in a 2-1 win over Rutgers on Sunday. Elon doesn’t list game times, but lists total minutes. Salazar has played for 188 thus far. Next match for Elon is on Friday on the road against Mercer with kickoff at 2:00 p.m. Follow the action on Elon’s Twitter feed.
Season: 2 starts, 2 games

Colonial Athletic Association

Tanner Clay, F/D, College of Charleston – Started, played 90 minutes in a 0-2 loss to Akron. Clay did score a goal, but the play was whistled offside. Started, played 90 minutes and ASSISTED on the lone goal in a 1-0 win over Xavier on Sunday. Clay played a through ball to a streaking FW in the 13th minute. Highlight of the goal and his assist here.
Season: 2 starts, 2 games, 1 assist

Summit League

Nick Miller, D, University of Nebraska-Omaha – Started, played 90 minutes in a 0-1 loss to GCU on Friday. Highlights from the match can be found here. Started, played 102 minutes in a 0-1 overtime loss to Missouri State on Sunday. Next match for UNO is on Sunday at home against Columbia with kickoff at 9:00 a.m. Follow the action on UNO’s Twitter feed.
Season: 2 starts, 2 games

Brian HoytBrian Hoyt, M, University of Denver – Started, and played the majority of the match in a 0-2 loss to Charlotte on Friday. Started, played the majority of the match and ASSISTED on a goal in a 4-0 win over Cal State Bakersfield on Sunday. Next match is on the road on Friday against George Mason at 4:00 p.m. Follow all the action on Denver’s Twitter feed.
Season: 2 starts, 2 games, 1 assist

CCAA – California Collegiate Athletic Association

Tigran Tiraturyan, M, California State University-San Bernardino – First regular season game is on Thursday, September 5th on the road against BYU-Hawai’i. Kickoff is 9 a.m. PST.
Season: 0 starts, 0 games

Horizon League

Isaias “Junior” Juarez, D, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee – Did not feature in UWM’s 2-1 win over Marquette on Friday. Next match for UWM is on Friday at home against Drake at 5:30 p.m.
Season: 0 starts, 0 games

Kostas Kotselas, F, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee – Came off the bench and played 50 minutes in UWM’s 2-1 win over Marquette on Friday. Next match for UWM is on Friday at home against Drake at 5:30 p.m.
Season: 0 starts, 1 games

Augustine Rey, GK, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee – Did not feature in UWM’s 2-1 win over Marquette on Friday. Next match for UWM is on Friday at home against Drake at 5:30 p.m.
Season: 0 starts, 0 games

WAC – Western Athletic Conference

AJ Esparza, D, Air Force Academy – Did not feature in AFA’s 1-3 loss to St. Mary’s on Friday and AFA’s 0-2 loss to San Francisco on Sunday. Next match for Air Force is on Saturday at home against Army with kickoff at 6:00 p.m.
Season: 0 starts, 0 games

Joey Speshock, GK, Air Force Academy – Started, played 90 minutes and made 5 saves in a 1-3 loss to St. Mary’s on Friday. Started, played 90 minutes and made 3 saves in a 0-2 loss to San Francisco on Sunday. Next match for Air Force is on Saturday at home against Army with kickoff at 6:00 p.m.
Season: 2 starts, 2 games, 5 goals allowed, 8 saves

Amer Sasivareic, F, Grand Canyon University – Started, played 90 minutes in GCU’s first ever Division I match, which was a 2-1 win over Nebraska-Omaha on Friday. Highlights from the macth can be found here. Started, played 90 minutes in GCU’s 0-1 loss to Loyola Chicago on Monday. Next match for GCU is on Thursday on the road against Jacksonville with kickoff scheduled for 4:00 p.m.
Season: 2 starts, 2 games

Jose “Bean” Vasquez, M, Grand Canyon University – Did not feature in GCU’s 2-1 win over Nebraska-Omaha on Friday and GCU’s 0-1 loss to Loyola Chicago on Monday. Next match for GCU is on Thursday on the road against Jacksonville with kickoff scheduled for 4:00 p.m.
Season: 0 starts, 0 games

Nick Semintendi, M, Grand Canyon University - Did not feature in GCU’s 2-1 win over Nebraska-Omaha on Friday and GCU’s 0-1 loss to Loyola Chicago on Monday. Next match for GCU is on Thursday on the road against Jacksonville with kickoff scheduled for 4:00 p.m.
Season: 0 goals, 0 games

Brandon Marquez, D, Seattle U – Did not feature in Seattle’s 1-3 loss to UMBC on Friday. Came off the bench and played the final three minutes of regular time and two overtime periods in a 2-3 loss to Delaware on Sunday. Next match for Seattle is on Friday at 5:00 p.m. on the road against UC Davis.
Season: 0 starts, 1 games

Northeast Conference

Nick Cavaretta, M, Long Island University – Did not feature in LIU’s 0-2 loss to San Francisco on Friday and LIU’s 0-2 loss to Saint Mary’s on Sunday. Next match for LIU is on Friday at home against George Washington with kickoff at 6:00 p.m.
Season: 0 starts, 0 games

West Coast Conference

David Flores, M, Loyola Marymount University – Came off the bench and played 13 minutes in a 2-1 win over Florida International. Highlights from the match can be found here. Next match for Loyola is on Friday at 7:00 p.m. on the road against Cal State Fullerton.
Season:0 starts, 1 games

Mountain West

Julio Alarcon, D, San Diego State University – Did not feature in SDSU’s stunning 5-0 win over San Diego on Friday and SDSU’s 3-5 loss to FIU on Sunday. Next match for SDSU is on Saturday at 7:00 p.m. at home against UCI. Alarcon will face former teammate Elliot Farmer.
Season: 0 starts, 0 games

Big West

Elliot Farmer, GK, University of California-Irvine – Did not feature in UCI’s 1-0 win over Marist on Friday and UCI’s 2-2 draw with Iona on Sunday. Next match for UCI is on Saturday at 7:00 p.m. on the road against San Diego State. Farmer will face former teammate Julio Alarcon.
Season: 0 starts, 0 games

Great Northwest Athletic Conference

Alfredo Zendejas, M, Northwest Nazarene University – No box score information listed for NNU’s two exhibition matches. In NNU’s second exhibition match against College of Idaho, Zendejas contributed an assist when his throw-in was collected and converted. First regular season game is on Thursday, September 5th at home against Cal State Stanislaus. Kickoff is 4:30 p.m.
Season: 0 starts, 0 games

Atlantic 10 Conference

Brian Bates, F/M, University of Dayton – Did not feature in a 4-0 win over IPFW on Sunday. Next match is on Friday at home against Northern Kentucky at 4:30 p.m.
Season: 0 starts, 0 games

ACCAC 

Eti Tavares, F, Arizona Western – Started, played the majority of the match and had TWO ASSISTS in a 2-2 draw with GCC on Thursday. Started, played the majority of the match in a 2-0 win over MCC on Saturday. Next match for AW is on Thursday on the road against GCC. Kickoff is 7 p.m. PST.
Season: 4 starts, 4 games, 1 goal, 2 assists

America East Conference

Rodrigo Uriarte, D, Stony Brook University – Started, played 90 minutes in a 2-0 win over Sacred Heart on Friday. Highlights from the match can be found here. Next match is on Friday on the road against Penn with kickoff at 6:00 p.m.
Season: 1 starts, 1 games

Southland Conference

Cesar Cobos, GK, University of the Incarnate Word – Did not feature in a 0-1 loss to Missouri State on Friday and a 4-3 overtime win over Central Arkansas on Monday. Next match for Incarnate Word is on Friday on the road against St. Bonaventure University with kickoff at 1:00 p.m.
Season: 0 starts, 0 games

Dylan Kelly, F, University of the Incarnate Word – Came off the bench in a 0-1 loss to Missouri State on Friday. Came off the bench is a 4-3 overtime win over Central Arkansas on Monday. Next match for Incarnate Word is on Friday on the road against St. Bonaventure University with kickoff at 1:00 p.m.
Season: 0 starts, 2 games

Big South Conference

Brandon Johnston, M, Gardner Webb University – Dealing with a back injury. Has not features in GWU’s three regular season matches: a 5-4 win over Wofford on Friday, a 1-2 loss to Georgia Southern on Sunday and a 2-0 win over USC Upstate. Next match for GWU is on Sunday on the road against Clemson with kickoff scheduled for 3:00 p.m. Johnston will face fellow GSA graduate Phanuel Kavita.
Season: 0 starts, 0 games

Antonio “Tony” Murillo, M, High Point University – Recovering from an injury and may miss a portion of the season.
Season: 0 starts, 0 games

Luis Chavez, M, Liberty University – Did not feature in Liberty’s 1-0 win over Georgia State on Friday. Next match for Liberty is on Friday at home against IUPUI. Kickoff scheduled for 3:00 p.m.
Season: 0 starts, 0 games

Lone Star Conference

Eric Gonzalez, M, West Texas A&M University – First regular season match is on Thursday, September 5th at home against Colorado State-Pueblo. Kickoff is at 6 p.m. PST.
Season: 0 starts, 0 games

 

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