17 Jose Manel
17 Jose Manel
Height: 6-0
Weight: 160
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Barcelona, Spain
High School: University of Barcelona
Position: F
JOSE MANEL - CAREER STATISTICS
Year GP-GS Goals
Assists
Points
Shots
Shots %
SOG
SOG %
GW
PK-Att.
2012
17-5 1 1 3 28 .036 9 .321 0 0-0
2013 21-13 3 3 9 41 .073 18 .439 1 1-1
201420-2041932.11116.41730-0
Totals
38-18
8 5 21 101
.079
43
.426
4
1-1

WHILE WITH THE RAMS:

2014/SENIOR

  • Started all 20 games for the Rams, scoring four goals and tallying one assist.
  • Three of his four goals were game-winners, including his overtime goal against #6 Georgetown (9/11).
  • His goal against UMass (10/11) secured a 1-1 tie for VCU.


2013/JUNIOR

  • Played in all 21 of VCU's games, including 13 starts
  • Had a goal and two assists in VCU's 3-2 road win over National Runner-Up Maryland
  • Had a goal and an assist in the Rams' 3-1 home win over URI

2012/SOPHOMORE

  • Saw action in 17 matches, earning the start in five in his first season with the Rams
  • Finished the season with a goal and an assist for three points
  • Recorded his first career point with an assist against Bucknell on (8/24)
  • Scored his first goal against William & Mary (8/26)

PRIOR TO VCU

  • Member of U.E. Cornella Juvenile A-team in Honor Division of Spanish Futbol
  • Member of Catalonia U-16 and U-18 National Team
  • Father played 12 years for Barcelona

Coach Giffard on Manel: “Manel had a strong season last fall, and I would expect him to improve on that performance as a senior in 2014.  He can play anywhere in the front six players and brings a tireless work ethic and battle to our team.”