Tigers open season at UAB Friday, August 29th
Tigers play first exhibition game Monday night at No. 14 Louisville
Six Underclassmen Start in the Exhibition Opener
Tigers recognized for GPA of 3.0 or higher during 2013-14 season.
Sherrod earns first team selection for second straight year, Uzcategui picks up honorable mention selection.
2013 (RS Sophomore):
An NSCAA University Division Men's Scholar All-South Region honorable mention selection ... Started 17 matches in goal ... Posted an 8-7-1 record with five shutouts ... Recorded 48 saves and posted a 1.27 goals-against average ... Made two saves in the season-opening 1-0 win over Cal State Fullerton Aug. 30 ... Stopped a career-best eight shots against Cal State Northridge Sept. 1 ... Posted second shutout of the season against UMKC Sept. 6 ... Made two saves in 0-0 draw against East Tennessee State Sept. 13 ... Collected seven saves in a 2-0 shutout victory over Cincinnati Sept. 21 ... Named College Sports Madness' American Athletic Conference Player of the Week Sept. 23 ... Made six saves in a 2-0 win over USF Oct. 5 ... The shutout vs. USF was his fifth of the season.
2012 (RS Freshman):
Played in five matches and started the season's final four contests ... Compiled a 3-1 record in goal with 15 saves and four goals allowed ... Recorded his first collegiate win over FIU (2-1) ... Recorded a season-high four saves (faced 10 shots) in the 2-1 win over No. 14 SMU.
Prior to Memphis:
Competed at the prestigious IMG Academy for a year following graduation from West Orange High School ... As a senior at West Orange, served as team captain and earned all-metro first team honors ... Played for coaches Keith Fulk and Scottie Dean at IMG and Scott Fisher at West Orange High ... Named to the U.S. U-17 Men's National Team Pool in 2008-09 ... Selected to Rush Soccer National Development Team in 2009 ... Earned a spot on the Southeast Region Starting 11 ... Named the IMG Goalkeeper of the year in 2010-11.
Son of Ernesto and Holly Uzcategui ... Has a younger brother, Kyle ... Enjoys going to the beach, golfing and movies in his spare time ... Majoring in accounting.