17 - Adam Bettencourt|
|Previous School:||Hilmar HS|
AS A SOPHOMORE (2009)
Team tri-captain started 20 matches in the defensive midfield and as a striker...scored lone goal of the season on Oct. 30 in 1-0 MPSF victory over New Mexico...rebounded a header that was saved and jammed it into the back of the net in the 58th minute...an MPSF all-academic honoree.
AS A FRESHMAN (2008)
Played in 18 matches, making 17 starts...missed one match due to yellow card accumulations...scored first career-goal against UC Irvine in the 86th minute, earning the Hornets a tie against a team that reach the round of 16 at the NCAA Tournament and lost just twice on the season...earned MPSF Player of the Week and Saint Mary's all-tournament honors following the goal...found the back of the net for the second time on Oct. 17 against Air Force...MPSF all-academic honoree.
Used a redshirt for the 2007 campaign.
A 2007 graduate of Hilmar High School...played four seasons for the Yellowjackets in the midfield...three time all-Western Athletic Conference honoree...was named Most Valuable Offensive Player of the WAC his final three seasons...as a senior recorded 18 goals and six assists in leading Hilmar to the Division V Sac-Joaquin Section Championship...scored two goals and added an assist in section semifinal game...scored 14 goals and compiled 10 assists during his junior campaign...as a sophomore in 2004, led the Yellowjackets to the Division IV Sac-Joaquin Section Championship...competed at the club level for the Turlock Tornadoes, leading them into the State Cup quarterfinals in 2007.
Born June 19, 1989...parents are Louie and Rachel Bettencourt...cousin Chris is also a member of the Hornet soccer team...major is construction management.