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Thomas Villamil
Thomas Villamil

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Niles, Ill.

High School:
Niles West

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 160

Position:
Back

Club Team:
FC United


11/10/2014

Four Flames Garner Horizon League Postseason Honors

Villamil, Alvarez, Torres and Fuentes rewarded for 2014 performances

11/07/2014

Men's Soccer Ends Season with 4-0 Shutout Win over Belmont

Laude scores twice; Flames register season-high 27 shots

10/10/2014

Men's Soccer Drops 1-0 Decision at Denver

Pioneers score lone goal in fifth minute

09/26/2014

Men's Soccer Ties Oakland in Horizon League Opener

Jose Fuentes nets second goal of the season in 27th minute

09/11/2014

No. 23 Men's Soccer Heads to Northern Illinois

Flames to meet with Huskies for first time in a decade Friday night

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AS A REDSHIRT-JUNIOR (2014):
Game-by-Game StatisticsGet Acrobat Reader
Named to the All-Horizon League First Team ... Flames' captain ... one of four to play and start in all 17 matches ... led the back line and aided in six shutouts on the season, including a key 0-0 draw against then-No. 7 Michigan State (Sept. 6) that earned him HL Defensive Player of the Week honors ... took a total of seven shots, including two on goal ... scored the second goal of his career and the game-winner in the season opener against Cal State Fullerton (Aug. 29) ... collected his first-career assist on Jesus Torres' goal in UIC's final match of the season against Belmont (Nov. 7)

AS A REDSHIRT-SOPHOMORE (2013): Game-by-Game StatisticsGet Acrobat Reader
Named to the All-Horizon League Second Team ... appeared and started in 19 games ... played a key role for the Flames' back line,who contributed to 10 shutouts and limited the opposition to scoring just 16 goals ... recorded shots on goal against DePaul (09/06), Michigan State (10/01) and Milwaukee (11/17) ... named to the UIC Soccer Classic All-Tournament Team ... Horizon League Honor Roll member ... Academic All-League

AS A REDSHIRT-FRESHMAN (2012): Game-by-Game StatisticsGet Acrobat Reader
Played in and started all 17 matches ... a stalemate on UIC's youth-driven back line ... named First-Team All-Horizon League ... helped UIC preserve five clean sheet victories ... scored his lone goal of the season in UIC's 4-3 loss to rival Loyola (11/6/12) in the quarterfinals of the Horizon League Championship ... took five shots, including three shots-on-goal

AS A FRESHMAN (2011): Redshirted the season, preserving four years of eligibility

PREP/PERSONAL: Lettered in his junior and senior seasons at Niles West, a member of the Central Suburban League ... prep coach was Scott Ackman ... was named All-Conference in both seasons, and chalked up all NSCAA All-Region honors, along with All-State plaudits as a senior ... tabbed the Pioneer Press Player of the Year ... played club soccer for FC United, serving as a three-year team captain ... FC United won the MSL Championship in 2011 ... born September 8, 1993 ... son of Colleen Bahrs and Art Villamil ... currently enrolled as a Elementary Education major

HORIZON LEAGUE ACCOLADES
- All-League First Team (2014)
- Defensive Player of the Week (Sept. 2, 2014)
- All-League Second Team (2012, 2013)

SINGLE-GAME HIGHS

POINTS: 2, twice, last vs. Cal State Fullerton (08/29/14)
GOALS: 1, twice, last vs. Cal State Fullerton (08/29/14)
ASSISTS: 1 vs. Belmont (11/07/14)
SHOTS: 2, four times, last at Drake (09/08/14)
SHOTS ON GOAL: 2, twice, last vs. DePaul (09/06/13)

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