8 Hector Guzman
8 Hector Guzman
Birth Date: 02/07/1983
Height: 5-10
Weight: 175
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: San Jose, Costa Rica
High School: Harbor
Position: Forward
College: HS

AS A SENIOR IN 2005: A first-team all-WCC selection ... entered the first six matches as a reserve at the forward position, then started the next 13 ... appeared in all 22 matches and started 13 ... second on the team with five goals, two of which were game-winners ... registered two assists against previously unbeaten Georgetown in the Maryland adidas Classic ... scored game winners against Florida International and Portland ... scored in the win at San Diego ... scored twice in the 3-0 shutout of Portland and earned WCC Player of the Week honors ... scored in SCU's 3-0 win over San Francisco.

AS A JUNIOR IN 2004: Appeared in 14 matches, providing an offensive spark off the bench... All-WCC Honorable Mention... took eight shots, seven of which were on goal... scored three goals, all of which were game-winners... all three goals came in consecutive games, providing the edge in 1-0 WCC wins... first game-winner came against San Francisco on October 3, scoring the goal in the 89th minute... scored the Bronco's game-winner at Portland in the next contest... followed that performance with the game-winning goal at Gonzaga on October 10... earned West Coast Conference Player of the Week honors after the Bronco's trip to the Pacific Northwest... also named to Soccer America's National Team of the Week following his game-winners.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2001 graduate of Harbor High School in Santa Cruz, Calif... coached by John Dunn... led team to CCS quarterfinals and a SCAAL championship... named CCS Player of the Year... SCAAL MVP... member of Homestead Tournament Championship team... earned Homestead Tournament MVP honors... named team MVP... scored 21 goals and tallied 18 assists in one season... also played with Saprissa FC in Costa Rica... member of Saprissa, one of Central America's top clubs for six years... played with Nervion AD in Seville, Spain in early 2004... volunteered with AIDS patients while in Spain.

PERSONAL: Born February 7, 1983 in San Jose, Costa Rica... parents are Hector and Xinia... has a younger sister, Laura, and a younger brother, Nicolas... enjoys playing tennis and listening to music... majoring in operations & management information systems.





Guzman's Career Statistics


Year M-S Shots Goals GW Goals Assists Points
2004 14-0 8 3 3 0 6
2005 22-13 38 5 2 2 12
Career 36-13 46 8 5 2 18



Guzman's Career Honors
All-WCC Honorable Mention (2004)
West Coast Conference Player of the Week (10/11/04)
Soccer America's National Team of the Week (10/11/04)
WCC Player of the Week (Oct. 17, 2005)
All-WCC First-Team 2005