CSF: Andres Jarquin had to make a quick
transition to American collegiate soccer in 2007 as a true
freshman... appeared in 18 of the 20 matches, 10 as a starter...
took 23 shots but failed to get a goal... had an assist vs. Memphis
on Sept. 7.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Principe de Arturias High
School in Guatemala City... Played for Coach Willie Oliveira...
Graduated in 2006.
PERSONAL: Born on Apr. 18, 1988, in
Guatemala... Parents are Luis and Paricia Jarquin... Has a brother
(Juan Luis) and two sisters (Ana and Maria)... Goal is to be a good
student, become a professional soccer player and then go into
business... Played for the Guatemalan National Under-20 team...
Also played for the Under-17 squad... Twice won Most Valuable
Player honors playing in the Nationals in 2005... Is most
appreciative of Coach Bob Ammann for finding him in Guatemala and
bringing him to the United States.