| Devin Deldó
After missing the entire 2008 season, Devin Deldó returned to the pitch to compete in 14 games, finishing the season with two goals on 24 shots (13 SOG) ... scored two goals, including the game-winning shot, at UC Irvine (11/7) to help the Matadors advance to the postseason ... his two-goal effort helped him earn the final Big West Conference Men's Soccer Athlete of the Week for the week ending on November 9th.
Deldó took two total shots, one on goal, before suffering a season-ending injury in the Matador's first regular season game against Georgetown (8/29).
Deldó started 15 of the 19 matches that he played in, including the final five contests of the season ... tied for the team lead with four goals and 11 points ... scored goal and also logged an assist in the Matadors' opening match, a 6-1 victory over Detroit ... had the game-winner in a 2-0 win over Cleveland State (9/14) ... scored in the Matadors' final two contests ... CSUN was 3-1 when he found the back of the net ... his 29 shots were second-highest totalon the team.
Deldó started the last 12 contests he appeared in, playing in 17 matches overall ... had two goals and one assist for five points ... earned All-Big West Conference honorable mention accolades ... scored goals in a pair of Matador wins over Santa Clara (9/17) and UC Santa Barbara (9/27) ... assisted on the game-winning goal against Oakland (9/8) ...took 22 shots during the season,with eighton goal.
Deldó appeared in 20 matches in his redshirt freshman season, making five starts ... tied for second on the team with five assists, which placed him in a tie for fifth among Big West Conference players ... also scored a goal for seven points ... recorded his first collegiate score at Cal State Fullerton (11/5) ... assisted on game-winners against Cal Poly (10/2), UC Riverside (10/22) and UC Davis (10/29) ... alsoassisted on goals against California (9/11) and UC Riverside (9/28).
Deldó was a redshirt during the 2004 season.
HART HIGH SCHOOL
Deldó prepped at Hart High School in Newhall, Calif. ... named All-Foothill League first team, Most Valuable Player and Offensive Player of the Year as a junior and senior ... also earned All-CIF and all-area his final two years ... helped the Indians to league championships during his sophomore and senior seasons ... had 21 goals as a junior and 23 as a senior ... graduated in 2004.
Born on May 21, 1986 in Van Nuys, Calif. ... parents are Janey and Daniel Deldó ... has two older brothers, Danny and Darren ... played for the West Valley Samba Under-18 Club team ... also recruited by Cal Poly and Cal State Fullerton ... favorites include "The Dave Chappelle Show", singer Kanye West and eating steak ... says the best thing about being an athlete is competition and the toughest thing is dedication ... once met actress Pamela Anderson ... would choose to have double-elimination playoffs if he were president of the NCAA for a day ... currently undecided on a major.