2013 Men's Soccer

2013 Men's Soccer

Record: 13-4-3 Home: 4-1-1 Away: 6-3-2 Neutral: 3-0 KCAC: 7-0-2
Gabe Romo
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Gabe Romo - Head Coach - 1st Season

Gabe Romo has been the head men's soccer coach since July 2013.

Romo has served as an assistant for the Wesleyan soccer teams for two seasons in 2011 and 2012 after playing for four years for the Coyotes from 2005 to 2008. Romo had a substantial role in the success of the 2012 men’s team, handling a majority of the on-pitch coaching duties.


Romo is originally from Lancaster, Calif. He graduated from Kansas Wesleyan University in 2009 with a Bachelor of Arts-Criminal Justice. He played soccer at KWU from 2005-2008.


He then returned to California for two years after graduating coaching for a major youth soccer club, LAFC, where he won a state championship and placed third in the regional tournament with his under 13 boys' soccer team. He also coached at La Canada High School, where under his leadership the 2010 team went 22-0 in the regular season, was ranked No.1 in the state for most of the season.

2013 Men's Soccer Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
RSJose Farias*JRCB5-10160Hesperia, Calif.Cal State - Los Angeles
RSChristopher Gonzalez*JRCM5-10165San Bernardino, Calif.San Bernardino Valley College (Cali
00Blessing NgwaJRGK5-10163Bamenda, CameroonLA Harbor College (Calif.)
RSAndrew Paredes*SRRB5-10170Victorville, Calif.Victor Valley College (Calif.)
RSNicolas Parra*SOCB6-2180Rio Negro, ArgentinaInstituto Nugstra Senora Del Rosari
0Alberto RodriguezSOGK5-11165Palmdale, Calif.Palmdale HS
RSGeovanni Rodriguez*SRCDM5-4165Los Angeles, Calif.East LA College (Calif.)
RSNicolas Sobanski*FRCM6-1136Buenos Aires, ArgentinaSan Taisicio
1Alex MontielJRGK6-0156La Puente, Calif.Los Altos HS
2Ryan FarrellSORB6-1148Dublin, IrelandSalesian College Celbridge
3Matt SchmutzerSOCB6-0180La Crescenta, Calif.Crescenta Valley HS
4Joe BondioSOLW5-11140Quartz Hill, Calif.Desert Christian HS
5Jonathan Von BrockeSOCM5-11160Buenos Aires, ArgentinaGoethe Schule
6Diego CoconSRMD5-9190Bell Garden, Calif.Mt. San Antonio College (Calif.)
7Paul AkumbuSRLW5-8150Bamenda, CameroonLA Harbor College (Calif.)
8Jorge CaballeroJRLB5-9155San Bernardino, Calif.San Bernardino Valley College (Cali
9Robert CarrollSRFW6-1175Redlands, Calif.San Bernardino Valley College (Cali
10Cameron MeekerSOFW5-9185La Canada, Calif.Sacramento State (Calif.)
11Jesse LennonFRRW5-9145Salina, Kan.Salina Central HS
12Mario VillafanaJRCM5-11156Fontana, Calif.San Bernardino Valley College (Cali
13Salvador RosalesSRFW5-9155Los Angeles, Calif.Mt. San Antonio College (Calif.)
14Akram El-NadyJRFW5-11175Pasadena, Calif.College of the Canyons (Calif.)
15Vlad NeamtiFRCAM5-9132Palmdale, Calif.Highland HS
16Corey NietoSOFW5-8158Palmdale, Calif.Palmdale HS
17Jeremy CarrollSRFW6-1175Redlands, Calif.San Bernardino Valley College (Cali
18Tanner MontoyFRCAM6-0160Salina, Kan.Salina Central HS
19Juan EspinoFRFW6-2163Salina, Kan.Salina Central HS
20Daniel ChanceSRRB5-10175Lawrence, Kan.Free State HS
21Juan DiazFRCM5-8138Salina, Kan.Salina South HS
22Ryan IngrassiaSRFW5-9170Salina, Kan.Salina Central HS
24Roy KimSOCM5-10165Buenos Aires, ArgentinaColegio Nacional de Bueno Aires
25Adrian HernandezSOCB6-0190El Paso, TexasTrinidad State College (Colo.)
27David FariasJRRB5-8143Los Angeles, Calif.East LA College (Calif.)
28Johnny AlemanSRCM5-10180Inglewood, Calif.LA Harbor College (Calif.)
29Santiago YaskyFRFW5-9201Lomas de Zamora, ArgentinaSagrado Corazon
30Alan MartinezJRLW5-10170Phoenix, Ariz.Gateway CC (Ariz.)
31Brandon CruzJRCB6-1185Cleveland, OhioOwens CC (Ohio)
32Luciano CucinottaFRFW6-2180Avellaneda, ArgentinaCarlos Pellegrini
33Lucas BarbeitoFRFW5-7140Buenos Aires, ArgentinaIPEA
34Eddie FrancoSOCB5-10165Salina, Kan.Salina South HS
35Juan Carle-ZocoFRCM5-7135Buenos Aires, ArgentinaUniversidad Nacional de La Plata
86Luca CoppolaFRGK5-10155Montrose, Calif.St. Francis HS
* Redshirt
Gabe Romo - Head Coach - 1st season
Logan Adams - Assistant Coach - 1st season
Rommel Forde - Grad Assistant - 1st season
Diego Martinez - Student Assistant - 1st season
BT Timmerman - Recruiting Assistant - 8th season
2013 Reserve M Soccer Roster