20 - Parker Holland
Parker Holland
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 175
Year: Freshman
Hometown: San Diego, Calif.
High School: Cathedral Catholic
Position: Defender
Major: Business

2013 WCC All-Freshman Team

2013 Action Photos

FRESHMAN (2013): In his first season with the Broncos, Holland played in 19 of the Broncos’ 20 matches, starting 18 … named to the WCC All-Freshman Team … from the defensive midfield position, scored his first collegiate goal at UW (Sept. 3) ... attempted a shot at New Mexico (Sept. 13) … attempted a shot at UCI (Sept. 22) … attempted a shot vs. USF (Oct. 11) … collected a shot on goal at Portland (Nov. 1) … picked up a shot vs. Saint Mary’s (Nov. 8).

HIGH SCHOOL: 2009-2010 North Carolina State Semi-Finalists ... 2011-2012 CIF San Diego Section Basketball Champions ... Honorable Mention WNC Soccer as a Freshman ... starting center defender as a freshman ... Honorable Mention All-League, Basketball ... All-Tournament Team and starting point guard as a freshman ... moved from Asheville,N.C. to San Diego sophomore year. 

CLUB: 2012 U15/16 Academy Playoffs ... 2009, 2010 ODP Region III Camp holdover ... 2008-2010 North Carolina First Team. 

PERSONAL: Son of Steve and Deidra ... has one sister, Kimberlee ... plans to major in Business ... career goals are to start and build a business ... enjoys basketball, golfing and watching movies ... involved with the National Honor Society (NHS) and did 50+ hours of Christian Service Hours (ie. Food Bank, Feeding the Homeless in San Diego). 

WHY I CHOSE SANTA CLARA: I chose Santa Clara because of it's outstanding soccer program and academic standards. Also, the campus is amazing and I knew it was the place I wanted to be for the next four years.