Freshman - 2011 Season
ACC Freshman of the Year • ACC All-Freshman Team • College Soccer News Freshman All-America • Appeared in 25 matches this year with 21 starts in the midfield • Scored three goals and distributed four assists on the year • Scored his first collegiate goal against Oregon State Sept. 2 • Tallied the eventual game winner against James Madison Sept. 13 • Found the back of the net in the ACC Tournament opener against NC State Nov. 8 • Led all Carolina freshmen with 10 points • Played with the USMNT U20 team in the offseason.
Prep - St. Stephen’s Academy
Attended St. Stephen’s Academy • 4-star recruit by Top Drawer Soccer • Ranked No. 25 in College Soccer News Top 150 • Ranked No. 52 in the country by Top Drawer Soccer • The No. 4 player in the state of Texas by Top Drawer Soccer • U.S. U18 National Team member during last two training camps (February and April) • Participated in two U.S. U18 National Team trips to Argentina and Portugal • Member of the U.S. U15 Training Camp in 2008 • Was the U18 Academy Team Captain in 2010 • Part of the 93 ODP State Team • Played for Classic Elite.
Miguel A. Lopez, Jr. is the son of Miguel and Marth Lopez • Born Feb. 20, 1993 in Dallas, Texas • Has a younger brother • Majoring in exercise and sport science at Carolina.