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Schedule

M. SOCCER
Aug 16 - 7:00 PM
Delaware
Delaware
George Mason (Exhibition)
M. SOCCER
Aug 20 - 7:00 PM
Delaware
Delaware
Saint Joseph's (Exhibition)
M. SOCCER
Aug 28 - 7:00 PM
Bryant
Bryant
Delaware
Delaware
M. SOCCER
Aug 31 - 2:00 PM
Temple
Temple
Delaware
Delaware
M. SOCCER
Sep 3 - 1:00 PM
Delaware
Delaware
Holy Cross
Holy Cross
M. SOCCER
Sep 6 - 3:00 PM
Delaware
Delaware
Villanova
Villanova
M. SOCCER
Sep 13 - 7:00 PM
Delaware
Delaware
Seton Hall
Seton Hall
M. SOCCER
Sep 17 - 1:00 PM
UNCW
UNCW
Delaware
Delaware
M. SOCCER
Sep 23 - 5:00 PM
Delaware
Delaware
Northeastern
Northeastern
M. SOCCER
Sep 27 - 7:00 PM
Drexel
Drexel
Delaware
Delaware
M. SOCCER
Oct 1 - 5:00 PM
Delaware
Delaware
William & Mary
William & Mary
M. SOCCER
Oct 4 - 7:00 PM
Penn
Penn
Delaware
Delaware
M. SOCCER
Oct 7 - 7:30 PM
Delaware
Delaware
Hofstra
Hofstra
M. SOCCER
Oct 11 - 7:00 PM
James Madison
James Madison
Delaware
Delaware
M. SOCCER
Oct 17 - 7:00 PM
Delaware
Delaware
UMBC
UMBC
M. SOCCER
Oct 21 - 7:00 PM
Delaware
Delaware
College of Charleston
College of Charleston
M. SOCCER
Oct 24 - 7:00 PM
Delaware
Delaware
Duke
Duke
M. SOCCER
Oct 28 - 7:00 PM
Elon
Elon
Delaware
Delaware
M. SOCCER
Nov 4 - TBA
Colonial Athletic Association
Colonial Athletic Association
Delaware
Delaware
M. SOCCER
Nov 10 - TBA
Colonial Athletic Association
Colonial Athletic Association
Delaware
Delaware
M. SOCCER
Nov 12 - TBA
Colonial Athletic Association
Colonial Athletic Association
Delaware
Delaware
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Borja Barbero
Player Profile:
Borja Barbero 1695193
Position: Goalkeeper
Height: 6'2"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Valladolid, Spain
High School: Apostolado
Major: Biochemistry
Experience: 1 Letter

AT DELAWARE
Second season as a Blue Hen after transferring from Iona College • will return as a second-year starter as one of the top keepers in the Colonial Athletic Association and NCAA Division I • preseason first team All-CAA selection.

2014 SEASON (GAME BY GAME)

2014 SEASONPlayed and started in 19 games during his senior season with the Blue Hens tallied 52 saves established a 1.02 goals against average recorded a .722 save percentage 12-6-1 record registered seven shutouts • First Team All-Colonial Athletic Association All-Colonial Athletic Association Tournament Team had a season-high six saves in Delaware's 2-1 win over Hofstra.

2013 SEASON
Played and started in 19 games for the Blue Hens in his first season • made an immediate impact as one of the top goalkeepers in the CAA • earned first team NSCAA South Atlantic All-Region honors and was a first team All-CAA selection • broke a school record for most goalie minutes played in a season with 1,817:27 • allowed just 25 goals and registered 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 • named to CAA Academic Honor Roll • CAA Player of the Week and ECAC Eastern Defensive Player of the Week (Oct. 7) • part of team that set a school record for wins in a season (14-5-1) and made its second trip to the NCAA Tournament in three years for head coach Ian Hennessy.

AT IONA

2012 SEASON
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.

2011 SEASON
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.

HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB
Attended Apostolado High School • played for the Real Valladolid Club team for nine years.

PERSONAL
Borja ("bore-hah") Barbero ("bar-bear-oh") • 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 • worked as a soccer coach and did biochemistry research during the summer.

CAREER STATISTICS AT DELAWARE

Year GP/GS Min. GA (Avg.)
Save (Pct.)
Record Shutouts
2014 19/19 1771:52 20 (1.02) 52 (.722) 12-6-1 7
2013 19/19 1817:27 25 (1.24) 70 (.737)
13-5-1  5
TOTALS 38/38 3588:79 45 (1.13)
122 (.729)
25-11-2 12

CAREER HIGHS AT DELAWARE
Saves: 9 vs. Hofstra (11/3/13)
Minutes: 120 vs. Drexel (11/14/13)

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