Position: Mid. Ht.: 5-07
Hometown: Caracas, Venezuela
Previous School: San Agustin-El Paraiso
Eligibility: So. Major: Undecided
As a freshman (2011)… Sunshine State Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll… Did not see any game action while he fulfilled residency requirements.
Prior to Florida Southern… 2009 graduate of San Agustin-El Paraiso in his native Venezuela… Played soccer for coach Francesco Stifano, winning the group championship in both 2006 and 2007… Won the Agustinians Academic Excellence Award his final three years… Played club soccer for Caracas FC U-20, and coach Jhon Giraldo (2008-09), Deportivo Italia U-20 and coach Lenin Bastidas (2010), and Deportivo Petare U-20 and Lenin Bastidas (2011)… Helped Caracas FC finish as Central Region runner-up in 2008, and Central Region champions in 2009… Won the group championship in 2011 with Deportivo Petare.
Extra… Born 5/30/91… Son of Leonardo Garcia and Ada Florido… Has one younger sister, Alexia… Undecided on major.