Patiño Announces 2014 Men's Soccer Incoming Class

BUENA VISTA, Va.—Set to begin his first season as head men's soccer coach at Southern Virginia University, Josh Patiño announced his 2014 incoming class Tuesday afternoon in Buena Vista, Va.

The class of 10 individuals has committed to attend Southern Virginia University and participate in the men's soccer program.

"Our focus coming into this season is building a successful and strong program and laying the foundation for the future, and I believe we're doing that with this incoming class," Patiño said. "Success is not given – it's earned. This group will help us be successful with time because they'll work at it and strive to get better every day. I'm excited to be able to work with them."

The following is a rundown of the 2014 incoming class:

Defender/Midfielder

Coastal Christian High School (Mike Scheffel and Uriah Bentick)

Cape Fear Soccer Club (Dino Ankrah)/ Port City Soccer Club (Trey Folcher)

1x North Carolina State Cup Champion

School Team Captain 2013-2014

Tri-M Music Honors Society Officer

Community Service Award

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Goalkeeper

Las Vegas High School (Vince Hart)

2008 Nevada 4A State Champion

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Defender/Midfielder

Karl G. Maeser Preparatory Academy (Dustin Simmons)

Xtreme United (Robert Allred and Pedro Pereira)

Varsity Captain 2012-2014

Varsity Academic Award

Varsity MVP 2012-2013

Named school's Male Athlete of the Year

Region XIV All-State

National Honor Society member

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Great Bridge High School

Club Team: Beach FC and Chesapeake United

Honors/Awards: ODP for 4 years, Super Youth Soccer for 2 years;

voted Tournament MVP on 3 occasions

Earned six tournament sportsman challenge coins from opposing coaches

Honors/Awards: National High School Scholar

Captain of travel team

Member of school's crew team

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Defense/Midfielder/Striker
Thomas Dale High School (Mark Fowler)
Chesterfield United (Coach Richardson)
Holds record for most assists for club team 2013
Captain of club team 2010-2013
High school Central District Champions 2013
DECA District Competition Champion 2011-12 school year
DECA State Competition contender 2011-12 school year
DECA Vice President 2012-13 school year
Quill and Scroll member
Photo Editor of school newspaper

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Midfielder

Colonial Forge High School
SASA Travel League
Stafford Revolution NCSL Division 4 Travel Team 
NCSL Tournament Finalists 2012
Club Team Captain 2011-2014
Grade 8 Certified Referee
Coach's Assistant U14
Travel team 2012
Member of Jazz Honor Band
Member of Wind Ensemble Honor Band
Eagle Scout

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Midfielder

Pikesville High School (Mark Lavalee)

Glyndon Soccer Club (Coach Lerry)

First team All-Division One 2013

First team All-Baltimore County 2013

Baltimore County senior all-star 2013

1A North Region champion 2013

Class 1A State finalist  2013

Team's leading scorer/assists

3-year varsity starter

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Midfielder\Defender

Atlantic Shores Christian School (Scott Osbourne)

ODSC United (Cesar Rizzo)

3-year varsity member

Most Valuable Player – JV squad

7 years travel soccer

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Midfielder

Denham Springs High School (Kevin Landry)

Baton Rouge Soccer Club (Richard Bankston)

High school captain 2007-2009

10 goals & eight assists junior season

Currently completing his Coach E License from the USSF

Coaches U12 AZ Estudiantes (Oscar Guardado)

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Forward

Eagle High School

FC Nova Soccer Club

First Team All-Conference

First Team All-Academic 2011-2013

ODP Idaho Team 2009, 2010, 2011

US Club Soccer regional finalist