2009 • Played in all 16 games, starting seven, as a 2009 junior • Scored lone goal in a win over Hope International • Started five straight GSAC games
L.A. HARBOR • Played his 2008 sophomore season for head coach Bill Barlow at L.A. Harbor Junior College • Led the Seahawks to a 16-7-2 finish and an appearance in the second round of the state playoffs • Ranked among the South Coast Conference leaders in goals (6th-11), assists (5th-13) and points (6th-35) • Was 18th in the state with 35 points
CAL STATE DOMINGUEZ HILLS • Played his 2007 freshman season for head coach Joe Flanagan at NCAA Division II power Cal State Dominguez Hills • Appeared in 21 games for the 18-3-1 Toros that lost on penalty kicks in the NCAA Far West Regional Championship game • Scored three goals and assisted on three others (9 points). • Scored twice against Cal State San Marcos and assisted in his collegiate debut in a 3-2 win over Concordia.
HIGH SCHOOL • Played four varsity seasons for head coach Sergio Medrano at Animo Leadership High, graduating in 2006 • Named All-CIF Division IV first team as a 2005 junior • Led the Aztecs to the state semifinals as a freshman and senior • Had single-season highs of 29 goals and six assists • Was the only freshman in the varsity starting lineup in 2003
PERSONAL • Born Dec. 31, 1987, in Gardena, Calif., to Tiburcio and Maria Casillas • Has one brother (Isaac) and two sisters (Sonia, Lupita) • Majoring in criminal justice • Enjoys video games, spending time with friends and community service