First season as a Blue Hen after transferring from Iona College • will have two years of eligibility at Delaware and will battle for starting goalkeeper spot this fall.
Played and started in 19 games for the blue hens • Broke a school record for most goalie minutes played in a season with 1,817:27 • Between the pipes Borja let up just 25 goals and registering 70 saves • Recorded a goals against average of 1.24 and a save percentage of .737 to go along with his five shutouts • Tallied nine saves on Nov. 3 against Hofstra and eight saves on Oct. 19 against Drexel • CAA Academic Honor Roll, 1st team All-NSCAA South Atlantic Region, 1st Team All CAA, CAA Player of the week for the week of Oct. 7, and ECAC Defensive Player of the Week (Oct. 7).
Played in all 18 games for the Gaels in the goalkeeper position • allowed 35 goals on 109 shots, registering a 1.94 goals against average • registered 74 saves and a.679 save percentage • recorded one shutout • tallied a season-high eight saves on Sept. 15 vs. Niagara • allowed just 16 goals in seven Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) contests to lead Iona to a 5-2 conference record and 2012 MAAC post-season tournament appearance.
MAAC All-Rookie Team selection • MAAC Championship All-Tournament selection • named to the 2011 NCAA All-North Atlantic first team • two-time MAAC Rookie of the Week (Aug. 29, Sept. 26) • started all 20 games he played in • allowed 19 goals, recording a goals against average of 0.97 • made 62 saves, accumulating a .765 save percentage • recorded four shutouts, finishing his rookie season with a record of 15-4-1.
Attended Apostolado High School • played for the Real Valladolid Club team for nine years.
Borja Brabero • son of Javier Barbero and Maria Jose Barcenilla • born on Sept. 16, 1993 • biochemistry major at Delaware • enjoys playing sports and watching movies • lists Real Valladolid Soccer Club as his favorite professional sports team.
CAREER STATISTICS AT DELAWARE
CAREER HIGHS AT DELAWARE
Saves: 9 vs. Hofstra (11/3/13)
Minutes: 120 vs. Drexel (11/14/13)