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    9  Jesus Torres
    Jesus Torres

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Chicago, Ill.

    High School:
    Little Village

    Height / Weight:
    5-10 / 155

    Position:
    Forward

    Club Team:
    Chicago United FC/Hellenic United


    04/15/2014

    Night of Champions Banquet Honors Student-Athletes

    Women's Tennis wins Academic Team of the Year for the seventh time in 12 years

    03/17/2014

    Men's Soccer Announces Spring Schedule

    Flames begin spring competition on April 5 at Northern Illinois

    12/19/2013

    Men's Soccer: Season in Review

    Talent, leadership and character defined UIC's record-setting season

    12/10/2013

    Four Flames Named NSCAA Great Lakes All-Region

    Bob Novak, Josh Beard, Slobodan Aleksov and Jesus Torres earn regional honors

    11/17/2013

    Flames Fall In Championship Final, Await Postseason Fate

    UIC's chance to continue in the postseason will be decided tomorrow during the NCAA Selection Show

    AS A JUNIOR (2013): Named to the NSCAA All-Great Lakes Region Third Team and All-Horizon League First Team ... played and started in all 20 games ... led the League and placed within the top 15 nationally in assists with nine ... assisted on five game-winning goals against Western Michigan (09/08), Cleveland State (10/05), Eastern Illinois (10/08), Wright State (10/19) and Valparaiso (10/25) ... recorded two goals, an assist and the game-winner against IPFW (09/22) ... scored four goals on the season against Western Michigan, IPFW and Milwaukee (10/16), while also collecting the game-winner against the Panthers ... came away with at least one point in six-consecutive matches during October ... named to the UIC Soccer Classic and Horizon League Championship All-Tournament Teams ... received the Horizon League Offensive Player of the Week accolade on Oct. 22

    AS A SOPHOMORE (2012)
    : Played in and started all 17 matches ... named a First-Team All-Horizon League frontrunner ... totaled four points with one goal and a pair of assists ... scored his first goal of the season in UIC's 4-3 loss to rival Loyola (11/6/12) in the Horizon League Tournament Quarterfinals ... tallied one assist in back-to-back 3-1 wins over Loyola (10/10/12) and Drake (10/13/12) ... took 27 shots (1.59 per game), including 10 shots on goal.

    AS A FRESHMAN (2011): Played in 12 matches, earning 10 starts as one of the Flames' primary frontrunners ... scored three goals, third-most on the team, and added two assists ... named to the Horizon League All-Newcomer Team ... chalked up All-Tournament honors at the UIC Soccer Classic ... scored his first-two career goals in UIC's 3-2 win over SIU-Edwardsville (9/16/11), including the game-winning header in the second overtime session ... gave UIC a 1-0 lead early in the second half at Michigan State (9/27/11) ... recorded his first-career assist in the season opening win over Marquette (8/27/11), as Joe Radice scored the game-winner ... also tallied the game-winning assist versus DePaul (9/1/11) at Toyota Park ... played in just two regular season Horizon League matches due to a nagging hamstring injury, but still earned All-Newcomer honors based on votes conducted by League member head coaches..

    PREP/PERSONAL: Lettered all four years at Little Village, a member of the Premiere Conference ... prep coach was Antonio Pazarran ... played club soccer for the Chicago United FC ... born May 28, 1993 in Mexico ... son of Evangelina Alvarez ... has two younger sisters, Joan and Brenda ... currently enrolled as a Criminology, Law & Justice major

    HORIZON LEAGUE ACCOLADES
    - All-League First Team (2013)
    - All-Tournament Team (2013)
    - Offensive Player of the Week (Oct. 14, 2013)
    - All-League First Team (2012)
    - All-Newcomer Team (2011)

    CAREER STATISTICS

    Year GP-GS Sh G A Pts GW
    2011 12-10 26 3 2 8 1
    2012 17-17 27 1 2 4 0
    2013 20-20 27 4 9 17 2
    Totals 49-47 80 8 13 29 3