Ht.: 5-8 Wt.: 135 Hometown: Salisbury,NC
Previous School: Carson
2011 AT CATAWBA: Saw action in all 20 matches and made six starts ... scored both goals in 2-0 win over Belmont Abbey ... also had a goal in win over Chowan ... collected an assist vs. Queens ...
2010 AT CATAWBA: Started 10 matches while competing in all 19 ... recorded two goals against Barton and St. Andrews while contributing four assists...
2009 AT CATAWBA: Started 13 matches as a freshman and played in all 18 ... second on team with five goals... broke into scoring column with three goals in win over Chowan ... scored lone goal in 1-0 win over Mount Olive ... other goal came in loss to Newberry ... assisted on goal in win over Brevard to put Catawba into league tournament.
HIGH SCHOOL: Two-time Rowan County Player of the Year at Carson High School ... two-time all-conference pick and led league as a senior with 35 goals.
PERSONAL: Born Valentin Nava on June 20, 1991 in San Bernardino, CA... son of Ignacio and Maria Angelina Nava ... business administration major.