15 Giovanny Acosta
15 Giovanny Acosta
Height: 5-6
Weight: 135
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Santa Paula, Calif.
High School: Santa Paula HS
Position: Defender
g 0
a 1
pts 1
gw 0

UC Santa Barbara
2017:
Played in 18 games while making 16 starts as a true freshman … Tallied one assist on the year in a 5-2 win over Cal State Fullerton (Sept. 28) in the Big West Conference opener … Finished with nine shots and one shot on goal … Season-high two shots came against Cal Poly (Oct. 28) in the regular season finale …Helped a defense that finished with seven shutouts during the season to rank second in the Big West … Held opponents to a 1.33 goals against average as a defensive unit to rank third in the conference …Totaled 1,383 minutes of action … Second on the team with 20 corner kicks taken.

Santa Paula High School/Santa Barbara Soccer Club
Graduated from Santa Paula High School in 2016 … Won three Tri-Valley League Championships with the Cardinals … Two-time First Team All-Tri-Valley League selection … Two time Second Team All-Tri-Valley League selection … Earned MVP honors … Enjoyed a successful run playing for the Santa Barbara Soccer Club … Won three National Championships in 2012, 2013 and 2016 … Also won Regional Championship three times … Made five appearances at the USYSA Nationals … Won the State Championship five times.

Personal
Giovanny Acosta was born on Dec. 26, 1997 in Ventura, Calif. … Parents are Jaime and Marivel … Has a sister, Sayra … Child Development major … Most memorable sporting moment was winning the National Championship in 2016 … Roots for FC Barcelona … Favorite athlete is Andres Iniesta … Favorite movie is Friday Night Lights

Recent Games
Oct 14 Cal Poly T, 0-0
Oct 18 at Sacramento State W, 2-1
Oct 21 UC Davis L, 5-0
Oct 25 Sacramento State T, 0-0
Oct 28 at Cal Poly L, 4-1
Nov 1 UC Riverside L, 1-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 18 10
Games started 16 10
Goals 0 0
Assists 1 1
Points 1 1
Shots 9 5
Shot Pct .000 .000
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 0 0
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 19 Westmont L, 2-1 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Aug 25 St. Mary's (Cal.) T, 0-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Aug 27 Siena T, 0-0 - 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 1 at San Diego L, 1-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 4 at San Diego State L, 3-1 - 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 9 Akron L, 3-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 12 at St. John's (N.Y.) L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 15 Pacific W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 17 Club América U-20 W, 2-1 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 23 Portland W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 28 Cal State Fullerton W, 5-2 1 0 1 1 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 30 UC Riverside W, 3-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 5 at CSUN W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 7 at UC Irvine T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 11 at UC Davis L, 3-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 14 Cal Poly T, 0-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 18 at Sacramento State W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 21 UC Davis L, 5-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 25 Sacramento State T, 0-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 28 at Cal Poly L, 4-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Nov 1 UC Riverside L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2017-18 18 16 .00 .06 .06 .50 .000 .06 .111
2018-19 4 1 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
Total 22 17 .00 .05 .05 .41 .000 .05 .111
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2017-18 18 16 0 1 1 9 .000 1 .111 1 0 0-0 0
2018-19 4 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0 0
Total 22 17 0 1 1 9 .000 1 .111 1 0 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 18 16 .00 .06 .06 .50 .000 .06 .111
Conference 10 10 .00 .10 .10 .50 .000 .00 .000
Exhibition 2 - .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
-
Home 11 10 .00 .09 .09 .45 .000 .09 .200
Away 7 6 .00 .00 .00 .57 .000 .00 .000
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 6 6 .00 .17 .17 .50 .000 .17 .333
Losses 7 6 .00 .00 .00 .57 .000 .00 .000
-
August 2 1 .00 .00 .00 .50 .000 .00 .000
September 7 6 .00 .14 .14 .43 .000 .14 .333
October 8 8 .00 .00 .00 .50 .000 .00 .000
November 1 1 .00 .00 .00 1.00 .000 .00 .000
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 18 16 0 1 1 9 .000 1 .111 1 0 0-0 0
Conference 10 10 0 1 1 5 .000 0 .000 1 0 0-0 0
Exhibition 2 - 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0 0
-
Home 11 10 0 1 1 5 .000 1 .200 0 0 0-0 0
Away 7 6 0 0 0 4 .000 0 .000 1 0 0-0 0
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
-
Wins 6 6 0 1 1 3 .000 1 .333 1 0 0-0 0
Losses 7 6 0 0 0 4 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0
-
August 2 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0
September 7 6 0 1 1 3 .000 1 .333 0 0 0-0 0
October 8 8 0 0 0 4 .000 0 .000 1 0 0-0 0
November 1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0