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Marco Velez
Marco Velez

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Sarasota, Fla.

High School:
IMG Academy

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 191

Position:
Goalkeeper

Experience:
HS

04/01/2014

Gamecocks Draw Atlanta Silverbacks of the NASL 0-0

Beebe and Velez impress in combined shutout performance.

03/24/2014

Men's Soccer Celebrates 2013 Season at Awards Banquet

11/12/2013

Four Gamecocks Earn All-Conference Honors

Kaba receives First-Team Nod.

11/12/2013

Gamecocks Open C-USA Soccer Championship vs. Tulsa Wednesday

Kickoff set for 3 p.m., in Charlotte, N.C.

11/09/2013

Gamecock Rally Falls Short Against ODU in Regular Season Finale

Torda nets fifth goal of the season.


- Rated as the No. 14 signee in the Florida Region by TopDrawerSoccer.com
- Starting goalkeeper for the IMG U18 U.S. Soccer Development Academy squad (member of squad since 2010)
- Selected to the 2012 AX/PSC Select U.S. Team, which competed in the European Showcase (Denmark, Netherlands)
- Prior to time at IMG, member of Club Deportivo Los Millonarios in Bogata, Colombia with U15/U17 squads
- Named to the Bogata city all-star team in 2009 and represented the city in the 2010 national tournament
- Prior to time in Columbia, spent two seasons with Atletico de Madrid
- Has triple nationality, United States, Colombia and Spain
- Son of Mario and Corinna Velez, has a sister, Hannah and a brother, Jaime

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