Official Athletic Site of the Valparaiso University Crusaders
#3 - Adrian Ortiz
2010-11 Men's Soccer
POS.
MF
HT.
5-10
WT.
160
YR.
Sr.
HOMETOWN
Berwyn, Ill.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Morton West
Adrian Ortiz

Adrian Ortiz enters his first season as an undergraduate student assistant coach in 2010 after spending four years starting for the Crusader side.

PLAYER BIO:

2010: A Second-Team All-Horizon League selection ... appeared in all 19 games, starting 18 ... finished career having started 74 total contests ... finished his senior season with one goal and four assists ... closed career tied for third in Valparaiso men's soccer history with 13 total assists.

2009: Started all 19 fixtures as a junior, shifting between the midfield and the back line to help shore up the Crusader defense ... did not come off the pitch at all, playing all 1,768 minutes on the season ... has appeared in 56 consecutive matches since the start of his Valpo career ... named to the All-Horizon League Second Team ... anchor of a Crusader defense that allowed just 21 goals in 19 games, second-fewest in a single year in program history ... also earned a spot on the Horizon League All-Tournament Team after anchoring the Crusader defense that shut out Milwaukee in the quarterfinals ... scored first career goal to knot up regular season finale with Cleveland State in the 66th minute Nov. 7 ... added his second goal of the game just five minutes later to account for all the scoring in Valpo’s 2-1 victory over the Vikings ... recorded 23 shot attempts on the year, including a season-high four against Cleveland State ... also put two shots on frame Sept. 8 at #8/10 USF ... played this past summer with the Cary Railhawks U23 squad.

2008: Appeared in all 19 contests for the Crusaders during his sophomore year … started for Valpo 13 times, including each of the season’s last seven games … registered assist on match-winning goal in season-opening 2-1 victory over Eastern Illinois Aug. 29 … also recorded helper at Butler on Oct. 3  … fired eight shots on the season, two of which were on frame … posted career-high four shot attempts Sept. 7 against Western Illinois ... played for the Chicago Fire Super-20 squad during summer of 2009.

 

2007: Played in all 18 matches for Valpo as a freshman, making 15 starts ... playmaker led Crusaders and tied for Horizon League lead with seven assists ... seven helpers is second-most in a single season in program history ... six of his seven assists came in a Crusader tie or victory ... made an immediate impact, assisting on Valpo’s first goal of the season Aug. 31 at N.C. State ... tied for second in Valpo’s single-match record book with two assists Sept. 7 against IPFW ... registered helper on Valpo’s lone goal Sept. 16 versus Loyola at Toyota Park ... also posted assists at Detroit, versus Michigan State and against Cleveland State ... fired shots on goal versus IPFW and Loyola and at Western Illinois.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Mustangs ... scored 22 goals and added 16 assists as a senior, helping lead Morton to a 26-1-1 record and a #4 state ranking ... named to the 2006 NSCAA All-Region V (Midwest) Team ... earned first team All-Area accolades from both the Chicago Sun-Times and the Chicago Tribune in 2006 ... also received first team All-State and All-Conference honors for his superb senior season ... earned All-Conference and All-Sectional accolades as a junior ... a member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Adrian is the son of Jorge and Edith Ortiz ... majors are sports management and Spanish ... born May 21, 1989.

W Golf IPFW Spring Invitational Fort Wayne, Ind. (Chestnut Hills G.C.)
Apr 6 4th/12 (311)
W Tennis Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 6 Milwaukee 7
Softball Detroit 0 VU Softball Field
Apr 6 Valpo 8
Baseball Wright State 4 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 6 Valpo 2
W Golf IPFW Spring Invitational Fort Wayne, Ind. (Chestnut Hills G.C.)
Apr 7 9th/12 (642)
Softball Northern Illinois 6 VU Softball Field
Apr 8 Valpo 8
Baseball Valpo 5 Evanston, Ill.
Apr 8 Northwestern 12
Softball Northern Illinois 3 8 inn.
Apr 8 Valpo 4
M Track Chicagoland Championships Romeoville, Ill.
Apr 11 5th/17 (20)
W Track Chicagoland Championships Romeoville, Ill.
Apr 11 9th/18 (12)
M Tennis Valpo 5 Detroit, Mich.
Apr 11 Detroit 2
Baseball Youngstown State 7 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 11 Valpo 10
W Track Chicagoland Championships Romeoville, Ill.
Apr 12 6th/20 (60.50)
M Track Chicagoland Championships Romeoville, Ill.
Apr 12 6th/20 (48)
M Golf Bluegrass Invitational Lexington, Ky. (University Club Big Blue Course)
Apr 12 t-7th/13 (588)
W Golf Crusader/Jaguar Challenge Valparaiso, Ind. (The Course at Aberdeen)
Apr 12 3rd/6 (335); 4th/6 (350)
M Soccer St. Joseph's College Eastgate Field
Apr 12, 10:00 a.m. Valpo
Baseball Youngstown State 1 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 12, 10:00 a.m. Valpo 13
Softball Cleveland State 3 VU Softball Field
Apr 12, 10:00 a.m. Valpo 2
Volleyball Western Michigan/Butler/Eastern Michigan ARC
Apr 12, 1:45 p.m. Valpo
Softball Cleveland State 4 VU Softball Field
Apr 12, 1:45 p.m. Valpo 6
Baseball Youngstown State 12 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 12, 1:45 p.m. Valpo 4
W Tennis Valpo 1 Detroit, Mich.
Apr 12, 1:45 p.m. Detroit 6
M Soccer Benedictine Brown Field
Apr 12, 4:00 p.m. Valpo
W Soccer Haitian National Team Brown Field
Apr 12, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
W Golf Crusader/Jaguar Challenge Valparaiso, Ind. (The Course at Aberdeen)
Apr 13 2nd/6 (657); 5th/6 (692)
M Golf Bluegrass Invitational Lexington, Ky. (University Club Big Blue Course)
Apr 13 t-6th/13 (895)
Softball Cleveland State 6 8 inn.
Apr 13 Valpo 7
W Tennis Valpo 1 Rochester, Mich.
Apr 13 Oakland 6
M Tennis Valpo 1 Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 13 #12 Notre Dame 6
W Tennis Valpo 0 Chicago, Ill.
Apr 14 Chicago State 7
M Tennis Valpo 7 Homewood, Ill.
Apr 15 Chicago State 0
Baseball Valpo CCD
Apr 15 Toledo
Baseball Valpo Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 17, 3:00 p.m. Milwaukee
M Tennis Youngstown State Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
Baseball Valpo Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 18, 3:00 p.m. Milwaukee
Softball Oakland VU Softball Field
Apr 18, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
W Tennis Youngstown State Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18, 4:00 p.m. Valpo
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 19
W Tennis Cleveland State Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo
M Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19
W Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19
Softball Oakland VU Softball Field
Apr 19, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Valpo Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 19, 1:00 p.m. Milwaukee
Softball Oakland VU Softball Field
Apr 19, 2:00 p.m. Valpo
M Tennis Cleveland State Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19, 2:00 p.m. Valpo
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 20
Baseball Kalamazoo Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 21, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Ohio Northern Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 22, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22, 3:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Softball Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22, 5:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Softball Valpo Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 24, 5:00 p.m. Notre Dame
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 25, 5:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 25, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 26 Horizon League Tournament
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 2:00 p.m. Wright State