Uzcategui selected as University of Memphis' male recipient
Memphis ends season 9-7-2, 3-4-1 AAC
Men's soccer wrapped up regular season play Saturday night against Temple
Linder & Thomas score first goals of the season
Memphis now 1-4-1 in conference
Memphis Men's Soccer vs SIUE on September 3, 2014, at Mike Rose Soccer Complex. Photos by Joe Murphy
2014 (RS Junior):
Received a $2000 scholarship and named winner of the 2014-15 American Athletic Conference Institutional Scholar-Athlete Scholarship ... Started in all 18 games ... Posted 49 saves and 5 shutouts, one of those being against the No. 15 Saint Louis Billikens ... Recorded a total of 1614:25 minutes.
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.