9 - Matthew Tellez|
|Hometown:||Canyon Country, Calif.|
|Previous School:||Canyon HS|
AS A FRESHMAN (2008)
Appeared in all 19 matches for the Hornets, making four starts...took 22 shots on the season, including a career-high four against New Mexico om Nov. 7...posted 11 shots on goal on the season...broke out to score first career goals during spring season.
A 2008 graduate of Canyon HS in Canyon Country, Calif...was a three year letterwinner for the Cowboys...was an all-CIF South Section Division II selection as a junior after posting 19 goals and 11 assists...named first team all-Santa Clarita Valley by the The Signal after leading his team to the CIF South Section Division II playoffs...scored a goal and added an assist in a 3-2 first round overtime playoff loss...played club soccer for the Los Angeles Futbol Club based in La Cañada, Calif...was part of the club’s 2007 U.S. Club Soccer Champions Cup title, leading his U17 team to a first place finish at the prestigious tournament held at Disney World’s Wide World of Sports Complex by scoring three goals...collected seven goals in the Nomads College Showcase in 2007, leading LAFC to the tournament title...competed in the 2008 U.S. Soccer Development Academy with LAFC, leading them to the finals of the tournament which were broadcast live on ESPNU.
Born July 3, 1990...parents are Bruce Tellez and Alexis Gastelum-Tellez...plans to major in kinesiology.