Leon Abravanel
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Leon Abravanel

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
South Lake Tahoe, CA

High School:
South Tahoe

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 174

Position:
Defense

Birthdate:
07/08/1986

Experience:
2V

USD: Abravanel made three appearances for the Toreros in 2005 ... Against UC Irvine, Alabama A&M, and Loyola Marymount ... As a junior this year, he will be an asset in the backfield ... Started 11 of 15 matches as a freshman playing both midfield and defense... credited with assist in road match at LMU.

PREP/CLUB: Led South Tahoe High School to a 23-0-1 record and a state championship in his senior year (team finished #19 in the nation)... Also won the conference championship, leading the Vikings to a 22-1-1 record his junior season... Named MVP Midfielder of the conference in both his junior and senior years... Earned First Team All-Sierra League honors his sophomore year... Played on the U.S. National Champion San Juan Predators club team... Four-year member of the Region IV Olympic Development Program team (2001-2004)... NSCAA All-America Team member... Four-time Nevada All-State Academic Team member.

PERSONAL: Born on July 8, 1986 in South Lake Tahoe, CA... Highly recruited as a prep by SMU, Santa Clara, Portland, Duke and St. John's... Chose USD for the soccer program, academics and atmosphere.

MAJOR: Business Administration.