12 - Eli Millan|
|Hometown:||Santa Ana, Calif.|
|Previous School:||Santa Ana HS|
AS A JUNIOR (2006)
After suffering a knee injury at the beginning of the year, took over at attacking midfielder, making seven starts and appearing in 15 matches...led the team with six assists during the season and also added three goals....was named to the MPSF second team, receiving conference honors for the first time in his career...scored the fifth game-winning goal of his career in a 2-1 overtime victory at UNLV with a 30-yard blast to the upper right corner...also assisted on Oscar Sandoval’s goal at Denver on Oct. 15.
Redshirted during the season.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2004)
A dangerous attacking player used mainly as a late-half sub...finished second on the team with five goals...during the season recorded three game-winners, including two against MPSF competition...first scored the game winner in a 2-1 victory over UNLV on Oct. 17 with five seconds remaining in the first half... struck again in a 2-1 overtime win against Air Force, scoring the golden goal in the 103rd minute.
AS A FRESHMAN (2003)
Missed the first five matches of the season with a foot injury but played in the final 13 games...also recorded four starts...tallied one goal, one assists and three points on the year....recorded first collegiate assists in a 3-2 win over Air Force on Oct. 17...finished with 11 shots (seven on goal).
A 2003 graduate of Foothill High School in Sacramento, Calif...played four years of soccer as a forward at Santa Ana HS...also competed in the long jump and the 200-meter dash in track and field...at SAHS, he helped lead the Saints to an 11-1 record and a Golden West league title in 2000....during the year, he scored the game-winning goal against Oceanview HS to secure a playoff spot for the Saints...named all-Capital Valley Conference and conference MVP as a senior...tallied 25 goals in 24 non-league games as a junior...in track, he earned team MVP honors as a freshman...as a junior, he received High Honor Roll accolades in Spanish, Economics and English...a member of the CVU Blackhawks club team.
Born May 26, 1985...parents are Eliseo and Fidelina Millan...major is organizational communications.