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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

AS A REDSHIRT-SOPHOMORE (2013): 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)
: 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)

CAREER STATISTICS

Year GP-GS Sh G A Pts GW
2011 Redshirt Season
2012 17-17 5 1 0 2 0
2013 19-19 5 0 0 0 0
2014 17-17 7 1 1 3 1
Totals 53-53 17 2 1 5 1

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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