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10   Mark Garcia
Mark Garcia

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Tempe, Ariz.

High School:
McClintock

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 160

Position:
Midfielder

Birthdate:
08/22/1988


Garcia Named to UMBC adidas Kickoff Classic All-Tournament Team (Sept. 8, 2008)

Senior (2009): Game-by-Game Statistics

Junior (2008): Game-by-Game Statistics
Garcia had another good season, ranking second on the team in scoring with five points and leading the team with three assists ... scored three points in Navy's overtime win over Lipscomb (1 g, 1 a), scoring the Mids' first goal which tied the game at one right after intermission ... also dished out assists on Navy's game-winning overtime goal against Saint Joseph's and the Mids' game-tying goal against Colgate ... selected to the UMBC / adidas Kick-off Classic All-Tournament Team ... was second on the team with 26 shots, including four each against St. Francis (N.Y.) and Lipscomb ... is Navy's active leader in points (15) and assists (9).

Sophomore (2007): Game-by-Game Statistics
Garcia had another strong season as a sophomore, ranking third on the team with seven points and pacing the Midshipmen with five assists ... he led the team with 23 shots ... tallied first goal of the season in spectacular fashion, a bicycle kick in overtime of a 2-1 victory over Iona ... was named to the UMBC Soccer Classic All-Tournament Team for his game-winning goal ... dished out assists on both of Navy's goals in a 2-1 win over Longwood ... also added assists against Air Force, Florida International and Philadelphia U. ... took four shots against St. Francis (N.Y.).

Freshman (2006): Game-by-Game Statistics
Garcia had an outstanding freshman season, appearing in 15 games with three points (1 g, 1 a) ... ranked fourth on the team with three points and his 10 shots were tied for third on the squad ... tallied first career goal in the loss to Howard, then added an assist on the game's lone goal in a 1-0 win over American ... earned first career start in the win over American ... tallied two shots against Massachusetts and Howard and had six other games where he recorded one shot.

Personal:
Graduated in 2006 from McClintock High School, where he earned four letters ... garnered all-city and all-region accolades as well as team MVP honors twice ... served as the team captain at McClintock, which competed in Class 4-A ... his father, Mark, lettered three times in track and field at Arizona State and his grandfather, Benjamin, lettered four times at Arizona State in track and field and competed in the 1956 Olympic Games javelin competition ... full name is Mark Albert Garcia ... son of Mark and Janis Garcia ... born Aug. 22, 1988, in San Diego, Calif. ... majoring in general engineering.

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