#10 Miguel DaSilva
|HOMETOWN (LAST SCHOOL)||Tulsa, Okla. (American Heritage)|
2009:Atlantic Sun First Team All-Conference. …Twice posted three points in a game, tying for the team high (vs. North Florida, 10/16; vs. Alabama A&M, 9/20). …Scored one goal each in five games (at USC Upstate, 11/1; vs. North Florida, 10/16; vs. Florida Gulf Coast, 10/11; vs. Campbell, 10/1; vs. Alabama A&M (9/20). …One game-winning goal in 2-1 decision at USC Upstate, 11/1. …Tied for sixth in assists overall in A-Sun with four, .21 per game. …Tied for eighth overall in A-Sun in shots with 42 in 19 games, an average of 2.21 per game. …Ninth in points overall in A-Sun with 14, 0.74 per game. …Tied for ninth in goals overall in A-Sun with five. …Tied for fourth in goals in A-Sun games only with four. …Tied for sixth in A-Sun games only in points (10). …In A-Sun games only he tied for seventh in the conference in shots (23), shots per game (2.56) and goals per game (0.44). …Eighth in points per game in A-Sun games only with 1.11. …Led team in points (14), goals (5) and assists (4). ...Tied for first on the team in shots on goal with 19. …Fourth on the team in shots with 42.
2008:All-Atlantic Sun First Team selection, the only unanimous selection. …Atlantic Sun All-Tournament Team with one goal (vs Jacksonville in semifinals and one assist vs Mercer in quarterfinals. …A-Sun Player of the Week (9/22). ...Set new team record for points in a season (29). ...Sixth overall nationally in NCAA Division I in assists. ...All-South Region Third Team selection. …Played and started all 21 games. …Led A-Sun overall in shots (61), points (29) and tied for first in assists (11). …Second overall in A-Sun in assists per game (.52). …Set new team assists record for a season. …Third overall in A-Sun in points per game (1.38). …Fifth in A-Sun in goals per game (nine). …First in A-Sun games only in assists (seven). …First in A-Sun games only in assists per game (.78). …Second in A-Sun games only in shots (28). …Fourth in A-Sun games only in shots per game 3.11 per game). …Tied for second in points in A-Sun games only (13). …Third in A-Sun games only (1.44 points per game). …Seventh in goals per game overall in A-Sun (.43). …A-Sun high nine shots in a game vs UNC-Asheville (9/21). …Tied for A-Sun individual game high in goals scored with two at Gardner-Webb (Aug. 29). Tied for A-Sun individual high in points in a game with four at Gardner-Webb (9/21). …Tied for A-Sun game high in assists in a game with three (Campbell, Oct. 16). …Two game-winning goals (ETSU, Oct. 10 and Stetson, Oct. 24).
2007:Played this summer for the Carolina Dynamo. …Set a new school record at the time for goals in a season with 10. …Set a new school record at the time for points in a season with 20. …Named to Atlantic Sun All-Tournament Team with one goal scored in semi-finals loss to Jacksonville. …Second-team All-Atlantic Sun selection. …Unanimous pick for the A-Sun All-Freshman Team. ….Ranked 44th nationally in goals per game (.50) in NCAA Division I. …Ranked 86th nationally in points per game (1.00). …A-Sun Player of the Week (10/22). …Tied for second for most points in an A-Sun game with six (three goals) at Stetson (10/21). …Tied for season-high in goals in an A-Sun game with three at Stetson (10/21). … First Bisons player to score at least three goals in a game since former midfielder Scott Mason scored a school record four goals in a 7-0 win over Centenary Oct. 23, 2005. …Scored two goals in 4-3 loss to Georgia State Sept. 9, 2007. …Tied for second in the A-Sun in shots on goal in a game with nine against Georgia State (9/9). …Credited with game-winning goal in 2-0 win at Florida Gulf Coast Oct. 19, 2007. …Made a season-high and team-high nine shots vs Georgia State (9/9). …Twice had a team-high four shots on goal in a game with four at Stetson (10/21) and four vs Georgia State (9/9). …Third in A-Sun in both goals (10) and goals per game (.50). …Sixth in points in the A-Sun (20). … Tied for fifth in the A-Sun in points per game (1.00). …Tied for seventh in A-Sun in shots (49). …Tied for eighth in A-Sun in shots per game (2.45).
High School:Named three-time All-State, All-Region and All-District selection in 2004, 2005 and 2006 for the American Heritage High School. ...Served as captain in 2006. ...Named [quote]Offensive[quote] MVP of his high school team in 2004 and 2006. ...Scored 65 goals and had 35 assists in his sophomore-senior years. ...American Heritage won the Class 3-A State Championship in 2003, Da Silva[apos]s freshman year and in 2005. ...His Renegades Elite club team won the 2003 Florida State Championship and was a state finalist in 2005. ....His club team also won the Sun Bowl Championship in 2004.
Personal: Born in Luanda, Angola. ...Won the English, Math and Modern Language awards at American Heritage where he was an honor roll student. ...Parent is Conceicao Miguel Manuel. ...Two brothers, Paulo Jorge Miguel Manuel , 39; and Antonio "Sady: Grilo, 33. ...Played for the Carolina Dynamo in the summer of 2007, leading the team in both goals (eight) and points (17). ...Majoring in International Business.