22 Nick Savino
22 Nick Savino
Height: 6-2
Weight: 185
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Moorestown, N.J.
High School: Moorestown HS
Position: Goalkeeper

Has competed with the New Jersey Olympic Development Program, Moorestown Soccer Club, 3 Lions Soccer Academy, and in the Encore and ISC Indoor Soccer Leagues…Won the Region I Championship with the New Jersey ODP team, advancing to the final after winning in a penalty kick shootout…Garnered Outstanding Achievement after making 15 saves in the Region I Final…Served as the team captain for 3 Lions Soccer Academy…Notable opponents include NJ Red Bulls Academy, FC Delco, and Scotland.

Attended Moorestown High School and graduated in 2012…Garnered Burlington County Scholastic League All-Liberty Division, BCSL All-Star, All-South Jersey, and All-State honors…Was a varsity letterwinner in soccer, baseball and basketball…Also an accomplished baseball player who garnered 2012 MHS Fielder of the Year, BCSL Liberty Division All-Star First Team, 2011 BCSL Liberty Division All-Star, MHS Player of the Year, and 2010 and 2009 Offensive Player of the Year honors…Helped the Quakers to the 2012 BCSL Tournament title, the 2010 BCSL Liberty Division Championship, and led the league in doubles in 2011…Played travel ball with Haddon Heights American Legion with which he won the 2011 League Playoffs…Competed in travel basketball with JKMBA, winning the 2008 Central Division Championship.

Nicholas Christopher Savino was born on May 2, 1994 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania…Parents are Joseph and Sharon…Has twin older brothers, Michael and Andrew…Has yet to declare a major at UCSB…When he is not on the soccer field, he enjoys playing other sports, spending time with friends and family, participating in community service, and participating in academic pursuits…Can’t do without his parents and his family…Prior to games, he clears his mind and gets focused…Can best be described as “athletic,” a “team player,” and a “good role model”…His most memorable sporting moment is winning the Region I Championship…Would like people to know that he “will give more than 100% all of the time”…Would love to play against Mario Balotelli and with David Beckham…Cheers for AC Milan…Favorite athlete is Tim Howard…Enjoys watching “Forest Gump” and “The Big Bang Theory”…“Night” by Elie Wiesel is his favorite book.