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Luiz Yamashita

Luiz Yamashita

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sao Paulo, Brazil

Last College:
Virginia Tech

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 170

Position:
M/F

2011 (Redshirt Junior): Appeared in 16 contests...Made five starts...Totaled one goal on the year...Recorded 17 shots...Scored a goal and recorded three shots in the win at Mercer...Registered five shots at Stetson.

2010 (Redshirt Sophomore): Scored first goal for UCF on 10/5 against FIU...Picked up second goal of season against Memphis on 10/9...Notched a goal against his former team Virginia Tech on 10/19...Tallied an assist and then a goal against Stetson on 10/26.

Prior to UCF: Four-year member at Varela High School...Led team to back-to-back state championships his junior and senior seasons...Played at Virginia Tech in 2008, scoring two goals and collecting three assists...Dade County Player of the Year as a senior...Tallied 31 goals and dished out 10 assists as a junior...Dade County Honorable Mention selection during his freshman season...Two-time first-team all-county and team MVP during his final two years.

Personal: Born in Sao Paulo, Brazil...Son of Luiz Massao and Enaildes Yamashita...Majoring in aerospace engineering.

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