8 - Victor Souto
Victor Souto
Height: 5-11
Weight: 165
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Sao Paolo, Brazil
High School: Sport Club Corinthians Paulista
Position: MF

as a Freshman (2013): Made an instant impact, starting all 22 games at defensive midfield ... helped lead one of the best defensive units in the country ... contributed to nine shutouts, including six in an eight-game stretch from Sept. 21 to Oct. 23 ... among the Zips' shutout victims during that run were No. 15 Wake Forest (Oct. 15) and No. 17 Michigan State (Oct. 23) ... helped limit UA opponents to one or fewer goals in 19 of 22 games.

Prior to Akron
: Developed in Corinthians prestigious youth academy for 10 years … captain of Corinthians Youth National Championship squad in 2009.

Personal: Born Jan. 7, 1993 ... parents are Alfredo Souto and Sandra Augosto ... has an older brother, Vinicius.