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Player Profile

Carlos Garcia-Partida

Carlos Garcia-Partida

YearSeniorMajorBusiness Administration
HometownReno, Nev.
High SchoolGalena HS

2014 (junior): Started all 16 games he played ... scored five goals, four of which were game winners ... led the conference in game winning goals ... First Team All-PacWest ... First Team NSCAA/Continental Tire All-West Region ... Second Team Daktronics, Inc./NCAA Division II All-West Region ... Named the leagues Player of the Week after stellar two-goal game at Chaminade on five shots (Oct. 9)

2013: Redshirt Season

2012 (sophomore): Started in each of the 18 matches he appeared in ... Finished second on the team in goals (7) and points (18) ... Recorded 31 shots, placing 13 on target ... Scored the game-winning goal in back-to-back victories over Biola (Sept. 1) and Hope International (Sept. 5) ... Had a season-high four points (one goal, two assists) in a 4-1 road win over Dixie State (Utah) on Nov. 3 ... Azusa Pacific posted a 6-1 record when he scored a goal ... Went 1-for-1 in penalty kicks.

2011 (freshman): Had an impressive freshman campaign, earning all-GSAC honors as a true freshman... Played in 20 matches, starting 18 times... Finished second on the team in goals (six) and points (17)... Tallied a team-high five game-winning goals, including one in his collegiate debut against Oklahoma Baptist... Knocked in the game-winning goal against Vanguard on Oct. 19... Had a season-high three points in Azusa Pacific's 5-0 win over St. Xavier (Ill.)... Registered assists in the final three games of the season, including two in the playoffs... Finished with five assists.

HIGH SCHOOL: Prepped at Galena HighSchool in Reno, Nev. where he played two varsity seasons of soccer under Head Coach Marco Merlo ... As a junior was named first team All-Sierra League as his team made the regional semifinals ... Earned 'Offensive Player of the Year' during his senior campaign while his team made the regional quarterfinals.

PERSONAL: Born Dec. 2, 1992 in Reno, Nev. ... Mother is Esmerelda Partida ... Wants to be a professional soccer player after his career at Azusa Pacific ... Likes movies and soccer.