COLLEGE COMMITMENTS

Barça Academy is a brand-new partnership between FC Barcelona, one of the premier and most renowned soccer clubs in the world, and Grande Sports Academy, one of the most successful youth soccer development academies in the United States competing in the U.S. Soccer Development Academy (USSDA).

 

Barça Academy is the only USSDA full-time residential program in the U.S. partnered with a top international professional team. Our goal is to ensure that every student-athlete has the opportunity to succeed at the next level in academics, athletics and in life.

 

Every Grande Sports Academy graduate has received a college scholarship (131) offer or signed a professional contract (33). The following student athletes have earned a college scholarship:

COLLEGE COMMITMENTS

Student-Athlete Commitment Year College
Lucas Purgato 2017 Point Loma Nazarene University
Elijah Rice 2016 University of Washington
Billy Garton 2016 University of Portland
Alex Knox 2016 Wake Forest University
Ethan Shacknai 2016 University of California, Los Angeles
Miles Stray 2016 University of Maryland, College Park
Jared Osgood 2016 Amherst College
Geoffrey Schuchardt 2016 University of San Diego
Kristopher Fourcand 2016 University of Portland
Patrick Ring 2016 Grand Canyon University
Kaleb Augat 2016 Utah Valley University
Juan Ramon Ruiz 2016 Seattle University
Tanner Dieterich 2016 Clemson University
Efren Estrada 2016 Lipscomb University
Mckay Eves 2016 Utah Valley University
Alec Felix 2016 Utah Valley University
Terrell Lowe 2016 University of Virginia
Juan Mora 2016 Arizona Christian University
Anthony Negrete 2016 California State University, Bakersfield
Mathias Baboun 2016 Suffolk University
Antony Siaha 2016 California State University, Bakersfield
Daniel Moreno 2016 Grand Canyon University
Gabriel Mendoza 2016 Pima College
Gui Leme 2016 Utah Valley University
Student-Athlete Commitment Year College
Luis Barraza 2015 Marquette University
Paul Bin 2015 University of Maryland, College Park
Rodrigo De La Maza 2015 Boston University
Leonardo Fuchs 2015 Utah Valley University
Damian German 2015 Grand Canyon University
Jose Hernandez 2015 University of California, Los Angeles
Marcos Hernandez 2015 Fort Lewis College
Aaron Herrera 2015 University of New Mexico
Aaron Hidalgo-Mazzei 2015 University of Winnipeg
Erik Holt 2015 University of California, Los Angeles
Darian Huerta 2015 Santa Rosa Junior College
Joel Kazhila 2015 University of Nebraska Omaha
Kyle Leonard 2015 Fort Lewis College
Grant Livingston 2015 United States Air Force Academy
Andres Lopez 2015 Fort Lewis College
Martin Lopez 2015 Fort Lewis College
Tevin Lowe 2015 Concordia University
Trent Lowe 2015 Concordia University
Chandler Maynes 2015 University of South Florida
Nicolas Perez 2015 Fort Lewis College
Judah Rashirai 2015 Richmond, The American International University in London
Tate Schmitt 2015 University of Louisville
Amar Sejdic 2015 University of Maryland, College Park
Diego Silva 2015 University of Maryland, College Park
Lauro Vasquez 2015 Northwest Nazarene University
David Villegas 2015 University of California, Los Angeles
Evan Waldrep 2015 Creighton University
Victor Alvarez 2014 Richmond, The American International University in London
Ishan Atit 2014 Drexel University
Corey Baird 2014 Stanford University
Matthias Binder 2014 University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee
Chase Bishov 2014 Princeton University
Tyler Buckley 2014 Richmond, The American International University in London
Kiuno Cann 2014 University of Indianapolis
Eric Carbajal 2014 University of Maryland, College Park
Santiago Carrillo 2014 Pima Community College
Lucas Cawley 2014 Utah Valley University
Elijah Evans 2014 Iowa Western Community College
Adam Ferguson 2014 Emory University
Jack Gayton 2014 University of Louisville
Sam Gleadle 2014 University of New Mexico
Kaleb Goodman 2014 California State University, Fullerton
Nicholas Jackson 2014 Grand Canyon University
Bay Kurtz 2014 Liberty University
Radu Marcu 2014 Trinidad State Junior College
Corey Nemeth 2014 Radford University
Dillon Nino 2014 University of Dayton
Jaime Payamps 2014 Greensboro College
Elias Rieland 2014 California State University, Sacramento
Moises Rodriguez 2014 Tyler Junior College
Bayley Scholz 2014 University of Wisconsin–Madison
Patricio Yrizar 2014 California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Student-Athlete Commitment Year College
Jordan Allen 2013 University of Virginia
Andrew Brody 2013 University of Louisville
Ive Burnett 2013 University of South Carolina
Luis Chavez 2013 Liberty University
Cesar Cobos 2013 University of the Incarnate Word
Nathaniel Deaton 2013 University of Nevada, Reno
Alejandro Dominguez 2013 Liberty University
A.J. Esparza 2013 United States Air Force Academy
Danny Gavin 2013 University of Washington
Michael Gray 2013 Dixie State University
Eric Gonzalez 2013 West Texas A&M University
Josh Goss 2013 University of New Mexico
Trevor Hyman 2013 Stanford University
Brandon Johnston 2013 Gardner-Webb University
Isaias Juarez 2013 University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee
Kostas Kotselas 2013 University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee
Riggs Lennon 2013 University of Virginia
Dylan MacVane 2013 Marist College
Brandon Marquez 2013 Seattle University
Antonio Murillo 2013 High Point University
Jose Navarro 2013 Marquette University
Froylan Onofre 2013 San Diego Christian College
Amer Sasivarevic 2013 Grand Canyon University
Lucas Seligman 2013 University of New Mexico
Nick Semintendi 2013 Grand Canyon University
Jonathan Stadler 2013 Oregon State University
Tigran Tiraturyan 2013 California State University, San Bernardino
Haedan Turner 2013 Douglas College
Rodrigo Uriarte 2013 Stony Brook University
Jose Vasquez 2013 Grand Canyon University
Jon Zabasajja 2013 Southern Methodist University
Julio Alarcon 2012 San Diego State University
Brian Bates 2012 University of Dayton
Elliot Farmer 2012 University of California, Irvine
Junior Gbapou 2012 Yavapai College
Dylan Kelly 2012 University of the Incarnate Word
Winston Lyons 2012 Santa Barbara City College
Cole Nagy 2012 University of California, Los Angeles
Miguel Salazar 2012 Elon University
Joey Speshock 2012 United States Air Force Academy
Etiandro Tavares 2012 Arizona Western College
Ricardo Velazco 2012 California State University, San Bernardino
Alfredo Zendejas 2012 Northwest Nazarene University
Student-Athlete Commitment Year College
Matthew Bersano 2011 Oregon State University
Nick Cavaretta 2011 LIU Brooklyn
Tanner Clay 2011 College of Charleston
David Flores 2011 Loyola Marymount University
Brian Hoyt 2011 University of Denver
Phanuel Kavita 2011 Clemson University
Nick Miller 2011 University of Nebraska Omaha
Casey Phillips 2011 University of New Mexico
Agustin Rey 2011 Yavapai College
Ari Sanchez 2011 Chandler-Gilbert Community College
Craig Wadas 2011 Gonzaga University
Eriq Zavaleta 2011 Indiana University Bloomington