|High School:||Oxnard College|
JUNIOR (2012): Played in started in four games for the Broncos during his first year on the Mission Campus … stepped in and started in the backline vs. San Jose State (Sept. 9), the Broncos fifth game of the 2012 campaign … also started three times in West Coast Conference play, at Portland (Oct. 12), at Gonzaga (Oct. 14) – both games SCU won – and vs. Portland (Oct. 26) at home on national TV.
COLLEGE: Played for the Oxnard College Condors – the 2010 Western State Conference (WSC) Champions … given the Coaches Award at Oxnard in 2010 … helped the Condors rank No. 8 in the state as a sophomore in 2011, prior to transferring to Santa Clara.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Channel Islands High School in Oxnard, Calif., graduating in the spring of 2009 … helped Oxnard capture the 2009 Pacific View League Championship as a senior and was named First Team All-CIF … Oxnard went on to play in the 2009 CIF Final … recognized as a First Team All-Pacific View League player in 2008 and 2009 … awarded team MVP honors in 2009 and the Coaches Award in 2007.
PERSONAL: Born in Oxnard, Calif. as the son of Samuel and Carmen Torres … has four siblings, Alejandro, Samuel Jr., Jennifer and Ivan … influenced to come play at Santa Clara by friend and former Bronco Johnny Martinez … also influenced by SCU’s academics … majoring in Liberal Studies.