31 Jorge Alvarez
31 - Jorge Alvarez
Height: 6-1
Weight: 175
Year: Sr
Hometown: Gijón, Spain
High School: Ursulinas de Jesus HS
Position: GK
Major: Sport Management
gp 19
gs 19
min 1764:41
ga 21
gaa 1.07
sv 79

2016: Enters his senior season with a career 0.98 career goals against average is the lowest in school history... Fourth in program history with 10 career shutouts, while his 116 career saves are ninth in the TC record book.

2015: All-South Atlantic Conference honorable mention... Led the league in save percentage (.806), while his six shutouts were second in the SAC and tied for fifth in TC history... Posted clean-sheets against King, Queens University of Charlotte, Barton, Newberry, Brevard College and Wingate... Recorded 75 saves, including a season-high eight stops at Queens and seven at Mars Hill.

2014All-South Atlantic Conference honorable mention... Started in 12 matches... Posted an 8-2-2 record with a 0.86 GAA and recorded four shutouts... Also accounted for 41 saves on the season for a .788 save percentage... Went 4-0-2 in his last six starts... Recorded shutouts against Brevard (Oct. 8), Catawba (Oct. 13), Lees-McRae (Oct. 15) and Coker (Oct. 25)... Tallied a season-high six saves against Mars Hill (Nov. 7) in the SAC Tournament semifinal... In that match, Alvarez stopped MHU's third attempt in the PK shootout as TC advanced 5-4 to the SAC Tournament final... Tallied five saves each against Brevard, Lenoir-Rhyne (Oct. 19) and Coker... Added four saves apiece in 1-1 draw at Lincoln Memorial (Oct. 22) and four more in TC's 2-1 SAC quarterfinal victory at Carson-Newman (Nov. 4).

High School: Graduated from Ursulinas de Jesus HS... Coached by Pablo Lopez... Member of national championship team (Asturias Regional Team - U18)... Played his club soccer with Tsk Roces... Coached by Juan Carlos Cortina... Team qualified for the Kings Cup.

Personal: Full name is Jorge Alvarez Prendes... Born Mar. 23, 1993 in Gijón, Asturias, Spain... son of Migual Angel Alvarez and Teresa Prendes... Sister - Ana Alvarez Prendes... Majoring in sport management... SAC Commissioner's Honor Roll... Athletic Director's Honor Roll... Future plans: Complete his law studies in Spain and work in sports organization management... Favorite book: "El Futbolista Secreto"; Favorite class at Tusculum:" Legal Aspects of Sports; Favorite midnight snack: Ice Cream; Favorite musical artists: Fito and Fitipaldis; Jorge can't go a week without: Soccer; Most thrilling moment in sports: Winning the U18 Spain National Championship; Advice to kids: "Enjoy what you do"; Favorite color: Blue; Favorite food: Cachopo; Favorite sport: Padel Tennis; Person Jorge most admires: His grandmother; Toughest opponent Jorge has ever played against: Lamela (Tottenham); Deulofeu and Rafinha (both at Barcelona); What people don't know about Jorge: He is very superstitious; When he was a kid, Jorge tried to be like: Santiago Cañizares; When people first meet Jorge, they think: He's distracted.

Recent Games
Oct 25 at Coker W, 2-0
Oct 29 at Wingate L, 2-1
Nov 1 Mars Hill W, 3-2
Nov 4 vs. Coker W, 2-0
Nov 6 vs. Lincoln Memorial W, 2-1
Nov 10 vs. Lenoir-Rhyne L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 19 10
Games started 19 10
Minutes 1764:41 910:19
Goals against 21 8
Goals-against average 1.07 0.79
Saves 79 44
Save pct .790 .846
Wins 16 8
Losses 3 2
Ties 0 0
Shutouts 4/0 3/0
Date Opponent Score gs min ga gaa sv sv%
Aug 27 Belmont Abbey L, 3-2 - - - - - -
Sep 3 King (Tenn.) W, 4-2 1 90:00 2 2.00 0 .000
Sep 7 at Lees-McRae W, 2-1 1 95:06 1 0.95 4 .800
Sep 10 at Lee W, 4-2 1 90:00 2 2.00 3 .600
Sep 14 Queens (N.C.) W, 1-0 1 100:19 0 0.00 8 1.000
Sep 17 Lenoir-Rhyne W, 2-1 1 90:00 1 1.00 2 .667
Sep 21 at Lincoln Memorial W, 2-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 6 1.000
Sep 24 at Anderson (S.C.) W, 1-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 4 1.000
Sep 28 Pfeiffer W, 3-2 1 91:40 2 1.96 4 .667
Oct 2 Newberry W, 3-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 5 1.000
Oct 4 Trevecca Nazarene W, 2-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 3 1.000
Oct 12 Brevard W, 4-1 1 90:00 1 1.00 4 .800
Oct 14 Mars Hill W, 2-1 1 90:00 1 1.00 3 .750
Oct 19 at Carson-Newman L, 2-1 - - - - - -
Oct 23 Catawba L, 3-0 1 90:00 3 3.00 1 .250
Oct 25 at Coker W, 2-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 3 1.000
Oct 29 at Wingate L, 2-1 1 90:00 2 2.00 8 .800
Nov 1 Mars Hill W, 3-2 1 107:36 2 1.67 2 .500
Nov 4 vs. Coker W, 2-0 1 90:00 0 0.00 4 1.000
Nov 6 vs. Lincoln Memorial W, 2-1 1 110:00 1 0.82 8 .889
Nov 10 vs. Lenoir-Rhyne L, 3-1 1 90:00 3 3.00 7 .700
  gp gs min/g ga/g gaa sv/g sv%
2014-15 12 12 95:56 .92 0.86 3.42 .788
2015-16 16 16 94:11 1.13 1.08 4.69 .806
2016-17 19 19 92:53 1.11 1.07 4.16 .790
Total 47 47 94:06 1.06 1.02 4.15 .796
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
2014-15 12 12 1151:17 11 0.86 41 .788 8 2 2 4/0
2015-16 16 16 1506:50 18 1.08 75 .806 9 5 2 6/0
2016-17 19 19 1764:41 21 1.07 79 .790 16 3 0 4/0
Total 47 47 4422:48 50 1.02 195 .796 33 10 4 14/0
  gp gs min/g ga/g gaa sv/g sv%
Total 19 19 92:53 1.11 1.07 4.16 .790
Conference 10 10 91:02 .80 0.79 4.40 .846
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - -
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Home 10 10 92:58 1.20 1.16 3.20 .727
Away 6 6 90:51 .83 0.83 4.67 .848
Neutral 3 3 96:40 1.33 1.24 6.33 .826
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Wins 16 16 93:25 .81 0.78 3.94 .829
Losses 3 3 90:00 2.67 2.67 5.33 .667
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September 8 8 92:08 1.00 0.98 3.88 .795
October 7 7 90:00 1.00 1.00 3.86 .794
November 4 4 99:24 1.50 1.36 5.25 .778
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
Total 19 19 1764:41 21 1.07 79 .790 16 3 0 4/0
Conference 10 10 910:19 8 0.79 44 .846 8 2 0 3/0
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - - - - - 0/0
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Home 10 10 929:35 12 1.16 32 .727 9 1 0 0/0
Away 6 6 545:06 5 0.83 28 .848 5 1 0 3/0
Neutral 3 3 290:00 4 1.24 19 .826 2 1 0 1/0
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Wins 16 16 1494:41 13 0.78 63 .829 16 0 0 4/0
Losses 3 3 270:00 8 2.67 16 .667 0 3 0 0/0
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September 8 8 737:05 8 0.98 31 .795 8 0 0 2/0
October 7 7 630:00 7 1.00 27 .794 5 2 0 1/0
November 4 4 397:36 6 1.36 21 .778 3 1 0 1/0