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Goalkeeper
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 167
Year: Redshirt Freshman
City/State: Petaluma, CA
High School: St. Vincent De Paul HS
Major: Political Science
Experience: Redshirt

Bio

AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN IN 2018
Did not see action as one of three goalkeepers on roster.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2017
Did not see action as one of three goalkeepers on roster.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2016
Attended UC San Diego during 2016-17 academic year, but was not on men's soccer roster.

CLUB
Competed for Marin FC (2011-13, 2015-16) and Real Salt Lake AZ Academy (2013-15) ... While with RSL, scored a rare goal as a goalie in 5-4 win over Spanish side Athletic Club Bilbao at 2015 Generation adidas Cup at Toyota Soccer Center in Frisco, Texas (4/1) ... His kick off of a back pass by a teammate hit about 35 yards out from goal and took a couple of high bounces on its way into the net to close to within a 4-3 deficit in the 67th minute of a 70-minute contest, with RSL finding time for two more in dramatic 5-4 triumph that rounded out pool play ... U.S. Soccer Development Academy (USSDA) and Generation adidas Cup finalist with RSL.

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2016 graduate of St. Vincent De Paul High School in Petaluma ... Played varsity soccer for St. Vincent Mustangs in 2015-16 ... All-Coastal Mountain Conference (CMC) North Central League II First Team, All-Empire Small-School Second Team and Scholar-Athlete as a senior ... Previously attended Casa Grande High School, also in Petaluma, and played varsity soccer there in 2012-13.

PERSONAL
Born March 4 in Santa Rosa ... Parents are Gregory and Debbie Orton ... Father attended UCSD and mother went to Wisconsin ... Has a younger brother named Michael ... Political science major at Roosevelt College ... Interested in moving on to law school after completing his undergraduate degree at UC San Diego ... Most memorable soccer moment is scoring as a goalie in win over Spain's Athletic Bilbao at 2015 Generation adidas Cup ... Enjoys watching Netflix, playing soccer with friends and reading ... Roots for Paris Saint-Germain and the San Francisco Giants ... Favorite athlete is Juventus and Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon ... Top movie is Do the Right Thing ... Listens to Tame Impala, Frank Ocean and Pink Floyd ... Loves fish tacos ... Can play the trumpet proficiently and is a published poet.

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