10 Emerson Aquilera
10 Emerson Aquilera
Birth Date: 10/10/1982
Height: 5-9
Weight: 160
Year: Senior
Hometown: Tulsa, Okla.
High School: Bishop Kelly
Position: Midfield
2004 (Senior):
Has been hampered by injuries throughout the season but has played in 14 games, using his skillful footwork to spark the Rams' offense ... has two assists for two points on the season ... assisted on a goal by Joe Spofford in a 3-0 win over Providence on Sept. 14 ... assisted on a goal by Sasha Gotsmanov against Boston University on Sept. 22.

2003 (Junior):
Was named to the Atlantic 10 All-Championship team after helping the Rams win three games on their way to the conference title and a berth in the NCAAs ... played in 16 games, starting 12 ... led the Rams in assists for the second-straight season with seven ... was sixth on the team with seven points ... finished sixth on the team in shots with 24 ... dished out an assist on Jim Goetter's game-winning goal in the quarterfinal Atlantic 10 Tournament victory over Dayton on Nov. 13 ... took a season-high four shots against No. 30 ranked Bradley on Aug. 30.

2002 (Sophomore):
One of only eight players to appear in all 20 games, making 18 starts ... led the team with nine assists and was third on the team in scoring with 11 points for the season ... had a stretch of four games (Oct. 4 vs. Dayton through Oct. 13 vs. La Salle) where he had at least one point ... tallied a pair of assists in the Rams home finale against Duquesne (Oct. 20) ... scored his only goal of the season in the Rams impressive 4-1 win over Dayton.

2001 (Freshman):
Named to the Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team ... scored three goals and added an assist for seven points on the season ... played in 17 of the Rams 18 games, making nine starts ... scored his first collegiate goal in the Rams' 2-0 win over George Mason (Sept. 23), tallying the game-winner to give the Rams' first-place in the URI/Kappa Classic ... also scored the game-winner in the Rams 2-0 victory against Xavier (Nov. 2) on the road that clinched the Atlantic 10 regular-season championship.

High School:
Graduated from Bishop Kelley High School in June of 2001 ... trained at the prestigious Tachuichi Soccer Club in Bolivia before emigrating to the United States where he starred for the Tulsa Thunder Soccer Club and Bishop Kelly ... earned all-state and Oklahoma Player of the Year honors in 2000.

Emerson Aguilera was born on October 10, 1982 ... his legal guardians, Gary and Margean McDonald, live in Tulsa, Oklahoma ... majoring in communications.

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