Juan Avila
Juan  Avila


Woodland, Calif.

High School:
Woodland HS '00

Height / Weight:
5-7 / 150


Organizational Studies

2003: Played in all 19 games, starting 15... Took 12 shots but did not score... Recorded first career assist at home vs. Humboldt State (9/24), setting up Ryan Shaw's header in 60th minute.

2002: Appeared in 14 games, making one start... Attempted 2 shots but did not score... Lone start came against Sonoma State (9/11).

2001: Played and started four games on season... Suffered season-ending knee injury vs. Cal St. Bakersfield (9/14)... Took 2 shots with no goals.

2000: Redshirted.

WOODLAND HS '00: Four-year letterwinner in soccer... Three-time team defensive MVP and co-MVP of Delta League as a senior... Also earned All-Sac-Joaquin Section honors during senior season... Played club ball for Davis Cosmos.

PERSONAL: Born Aug. 5, 1982 in Yuba City, Calif.... Organizational studies major... Parents are Manuel & Angelina Avila... Pretended to be Mark McGwire and Jose Canseco as a young athlete.