Velazquez Commits to Hagerstown C.C.
Hagerstown, Md. - Frederick County standout striker, Jusseth Velazquez chooses Hagerstown Community College for the upcoming fall 2013 season.
The Frederick High School senior excelled in his final season with the Cadets, as he finished in the top five in scoring in Frederick County. His 14 goals and four assists, we were good for 32 points. Velazquez finishes his varsity career ranked fourth all-time in single season scoring at Frederick High.
He helped lead Frederick High to a 10-3-3 overall record and a place in the Class 3A Region Quarterfinals last seaon.
Velazquez was named First Team All-MVAL Piedmont Conference, First Team All-Area Frederick News Post, Second Team All-Gazette, and Second Team All-Area. He was named Team Offensive Player of the Year.
"Adding a striker in the offseason was a major goal of ours, as we are graduating our leading goal scorer from last season," stated head coach Brian Eichelberger. "Jusseth performed very well for the Cadets and we are excited he chose HCC to continue his playing career. We feel he can come in and compete right away and continue being an offensive threat at the next level."