Gustavo Vargas

  • Name: Gustavo Vargas
  • Nationality: Colombian
  • Date of Birth: May 25, 1996
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  • Position: Defender
  • Height: 6-0
  • Weight: 188 lbs

Gustavo Vargas returns for his third season after playing the 2017 and 2018 seasons with Tulsa Athletic. In his two previous seasons with the club, Vargas started 20 matches and played 1,696 minutes.

2018: Scored a team-high six goals, including two game-winning goals…Started in 10 contests and had a brace against Little Rock Rangers and Demize NPSL…Tallied 830 minutes in the 10 starts…Anchored a backline that posted three shutouts.

2017: Started 10 matches and played 866 minutes in his first season in the green and yellow…Helped the club registered two shutouts during the season…Scored one goal against Demize NPSL in the 2017 campaign.

College: Appeared in 11 matches with nine starts in his junior campaign at NCAA Division I University of Tulsa in 2018…Finished with one assist during the season, coming on the game-winning goal at No. 15 Michigan in a 2-1 victory for the Golden Hurricane…Totaled three shutouts during his junior campaign…As a sophomore, made 12 starts and scored the game-winning goal against No. 19 SMU…Posted two goals as a sophomore…Helped the defense register shutouts over No. 1 Stanford, No. 19 SMU and Cincinnati…Named American Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Week once during his sophomore season and tabbed TU’s “Man of the Match” against SMU…Started his collegiate career at Bacone College in his freshman season.