Sandnes Ulf (1. Division)
#10 | Midfielder
October 22, 1991 (Age: 23)
5' 10", 151 lbs (1.78 m, 69 kg)
Full name is Paul Esteban Torres...the son of Gerver and Carolina Torres...born Oct. 22, 1991...has one brother, Sebastian...meditates before every game...born in Caracas, Venezuela...chose Maryland to excel and challenge himself on-and-off the field.
Member of the DC United U18 Development Academy Team...named to the USSF U16 Development Academy starting IX in 2008...selected to the Disney Showcase All-Star team traveling to Chelsea in summer of 2009...three-time state champion at Walt Whitman High School...D.C. United Player of the Year....U-17 MLS Cup MVP...two-time First Team All-State, All-Gazette, All-County, All-Met and All-South.
Played in 19 matches as a rookie, including six starts...played both the forward and attacking midfielder position...tallied first career assist as a Terrapin in Maryland's 3-1 win against Seton Hall (10/20)...came off the bench in Maryland's NCAA Tournament action versus Loyola (11/19), No. 7 seed Penn State (11/22) and one of five freshman to play in the Terps' Elite Eight matchup against eventual national champion Virginia (12/4).