SBVC soccer standout headed to Redlands

San Bernardino Valley College sophomore soccer standout Mario Villafana (Summit HS) has chosen to stay close to home and will attend and play at the University of Redlands.

Villafana, a defender who helped contribut to 10 shutouts, earned second team All-Foothill Conference honors in helping the Wolverines to their first conference title and first playoff berth since 1994. The team went 14-4-3 overall and 6-2 in conference play.

The Bulldogs are coming off a 20-3-2 showing that included a SCIAC title and a berth in the NCAA Division III Sweet 16.