Alex Aguiar
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Atascadero, Calif.

High School:
Atascadero HS '10

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 170

Position:
MF

Major:
Exercise Biology

2012: Started all 21 games and was one of three players to lead the Aggies with eight total points on three goals and two assists... Blasted a team-high 41 shots with a team-best 18 shots on goal... Ranked No. 8 in the Big West in shots attempted... Scored the game-winning goal in a 1-0 season-opening victory over UNLV... Also scored in wins over UC Irvine on Sept. 30 and Cal State Fullerton on Oct. 7... Both assists came against rival Sacramento State, one on Oct. 20 and one on Nov. 3... Played a season-high 97 minutes against both CSU Bakersfield on Aug. 27 and San Francisco on Sept. 6.

2011: One of only two players to start all 19 games, tallying nearly 1,500 minutes of playing time as a midfielder... Led team in assists with 5, including 2 at Cal State Northridge on Oct. 15... Also recorded assists against Sacramento State (9/23), at UC Irvine (10/19) and against Cal State Fullerton (11/2)... Ranked second on the team with 31 shots, putting 11 on frame... Scored two goals on the year, including first goal in a 2-1 victory over then-No. 6 UCLA on Sept. 4... Put away game winner against Cal Poly (10/22), scoring on a penalty kick in the 85th minute... Recorded a season-high four shots in that same game while taking 3 attempts on 6 other occasions.

2010: Appeared in all 18 games as a true freshman, starting 15 games... First career start came in 2-1 win over Saint Mary's (9/12)... Scored Aggies' only goal in 2-1 loss against Portland (9/24)... Also scored lone goal in 2-1 loss at Cal State Fullerton (10/27)... Recorded an assist in first game of the season, a 3-1 loss at Cal State Bakersfield (9/3)... Assisted game-tying goal at UC Santa Barbara to send the game to overtime (10/2)... Finished debut season with two goals, two assists and 14 shots, with five shots on frame.

ATASCADERO HS `10: Four-year letterwinner in soccer... Has served as team captain for the last two seasons... Voted Most Valuable Player by the team after finishing his senior campaign with 22 goals and 15 assists... In all, he posted 37 goals and 33 assists in his four-year career... Selected as the Pac 7 League Offensive Player of the Year and was an All-League first team honoree... All-Pac 7 League second team selection as a junior and was named team's Most Valuable Player.

PERSONAL:Parents are Craig and Stephanie Aguiar and has two siblings, Lucas and Blaine... Majoring in exercise biology... Would like to play soccer professionally... Enjoys playing saxophone and participated in the marching band and jazz band during all four years at Atascadero HS... His career highlight was scoring a goal from 35 yards out in the closing minutes of a double overtime game against co-league champions Arroyo Grande HS... Competed for Madrid Premier club team for seven years before playing one year with Oxnard Premier club team.

CAREER STATISTICS:

Year GP-GS Minutes G A P Shots Shot% SOG SOG% GW PK-A
2010 18-15 1157 2 2 6 14 .143 5 .357 0 0-0
2011 19-19 1492 2 5 9 31 .065 11 .355 1 1-1
2012 21-21 1645 3 2 8 41 .073 18 .459 1 1-1
Career 58-55 4294 7 9 23 86 .081 34 .395 2 2-2