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#3 Diego Herrera
Height: 5-7
Weight: 150
Class: SO
Position: MF
Hometown: Chicago Heights, IL
Previous School: Bloom H.S.


Played in 18 of the 19 USF matches and started 14 of them for the Saints … His eight total points tied him for the third-highest mark on the team … Scored his two goals in consecutive games, notching them against Cornerstone MI and Concordia MI on Sept. 8 and 10 at Memorial Stadium … Also had an assist in that 4-3 win over Cornerstone to give him a personal-best three-point game … First career assist came against Truett-McConnell GA on Sept. 5 in his second start … Other assists were notched against St. Ambrose IA and Cardinal Stritch WI.

In H.S.: H.S. coach: Kelly Gutierrez … A four-year starter and letterman at Bloom Township High … Led the Blazing Trojans to a 13-8-2 record as a senior in 2009 … Bloom also swept its way to the Southland Conference title with a 10-0 league record that year … Named All-Sectional twice by the Illinois High School Soccer Coaches Association … Scored 12 goals and added 20 assists as a senior … Did not score a goal until the 14th game of the season but went on a rampage and scored 25 points in a four-game span which included notching a pair of goals in each contest.

Other: Born 3-18-92 … A recreation administration major.


Year           GP/GS          SOG           G             A           PTS        GWG
2010           18/14             9               2              4              8               0

2011-1217163161127.3%872.7%0100 - 0
Totals:17163161127.3%872.7%0100 - 0
2011 Men's Soccer Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
00Michael McGeeFRGK6-4200Wheaton, ILPlano H.S.
1Juan SantolivaSRGK5-11205Bourbonnais, ILBradley-Bourbonnais H.S.
2Emmanuel Del ToroFRMF5-5140Chicago, ILCICS-Northtown Academy
3Diego HerreraSOMF5-7150Chicago Heights, ILBloom H.S.
5Juan MascoteSOF5-7150Joliet, ILJoliet Township H.S.
6Ryan O'RourkeSRD5-9170Joliet, ILMinooka H.S.
7Carlos Del ToroJRMF5-9150Chicago, ILMorton H.S.
8Willie GutierrezJRMF5-7150South Holland, ILThornwood H.S.
9Ulises OrnelasSOMF5-10150Joliet, ILJoliet Township H.S.
10Michael KowalJRD6-4200Plainfield, ILNeuqua Valley H.S.
11Matt GoreckiJRMF5-10170Oak Lawn, ILOak Lawn H.S.
14Ricky NavarroJRD6-1178Plainfield, ILPlainfield North H.S.
15Peter TamaleJRMF/D6-0149Chicago Heights, ILBloom H.S.
16Shaun McMillinJRF6-0165Hickory Hills, ILStagg H.S.
17Victor TrujilloJRF6-2168Chicago, ILDe La Salle Institute
18Wilmer MorenoFRF6-1180East Chicago, INEast Chicago Central
19Matt NieciunskiJRD6-3190Palos Hills, ILStagg H.S.
20Christian OntiverosSOD5-7180Bolingbrook, ILBolingbrook H.S.
21Rosendo LopezFRMF5-10150Chicago, ILSaint Lawrence Academy
23Andres StecherJRMF5-6165Buenos Aires, ArgentinaPestalozzi H.S.
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