(2009 - Junior): Was half of the top-scoring duo in the MPSF, as he was tied for second in the league along with teammate Nick Marshall with eight goals, while he added two assists to post a total of 18 points, tied for fourth in the conference and one behind Marshall ...Named MPSF Player of the Week on Oct. 12 after a two-goal performance against Houston Baptist (10/11) ...Notched two game-winners on the season, both in a pair of 1-0 victories, against Centenary (Sept. 13) and at UC Riverside ...Also scored both goals in UNLV's 2-2 tie at Denver (10/23).
(2008 - Sophomore): Scored three goals, all in conference play, and added one assist for seven points, fourth-best on the squad ...Posted his second career multi-goal game with two scores against Sacramento State in a 4-1 win (Oct. 10) ...Also scored in UNLV's upset win over New Mexico (Oct. 17), and assisted on the game-winning goal against Radford (Sept. 1) ...Made a total of three starts while playing in 16 games.
(2007 - Freshman): Started more games then any other freshman ...Appeared in 18 games with 14 starts ...Tied for third on the team in points with seven, off two goals and three assists ...Scored the last two goals of the game in UNLV's 4-3 win over regionally ranked Cal Poly (Sept. 14).
High School: Started all four years for Sunnyside High ...Led team to conference championship his senior year ...As a junior, named league MVP while setting the school single-season record for goals scored ...Also named first team all-league that season.
Club: Played for Odyssey in Clovis, Calif., in 2006 ...Member of the Fresno Fuego Soccer Club of the USL Premier Developmental League this past year.
Personal: Stephen Patrick Sifuentes ...Born on Jan. 1, 1989, in Fresno, Calif. ...Son of Dario and Melba Sifuentes ...Has one brother, Dario Jr. (15) ...Majoring in political science.
SIFUENTES' CAREER STATISTICS Year G-GS Shots Goals Assists Points 2007 18-14 24 2 3 7 2008 16-3 10 3 1 7 2009 17-16 41 8 2 18 Totals 51-33 75 13 6 32