Garrett  Halfhill

Garrett Halfhill


Virginia Beach, Va.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 185


Last Club:
Virginia Rush

2013-14 BIG EAST All-Academic Team

As A Senior (2014)

  • BIG EAST All-Tournament Team
  • Ohio Collegiate Soccer Association Second Team All-Ohio
  • XU Career Record for Matches Played (84)
  • XU Season Record for Matches Played and Started (23)
  • College Soccer News National Team of the Week (9/15)

Team captain... started all 23 matches, tying for new program record with four teammates... second on team in minutes played at 2,092... sixth-leading scorer on team with eight points (three goals, two assists)... second on team with 36 shots and third with 15 shots on goal... two game-winning goals...scored career-high four points with two goals in 3-0 win vs. Cincinnati(9/13)... scored game-winning goal in 50th minute in 1-0 win at Bucknell (9/20)...named to BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll (9/15)... recorded first assist of season at Seton Hall (10/11)...assisted on go-ahead goal vs. No. 5 Indiana in 2-1 NCAA Second Round win (11/23)...

As A Junior (2013)
Key player in the midfield ... started and played in all 19 matches ... finished season with one goal on 11 shot attempts, seven of which were on goal ... was second on the team with three assists ... scored the game-winning goal in an out-of-conference 2-1 victory at Pittsburgh (Oct. 1) ... assisted goals in back-to-back wins, which includes the game-winner to John McDermott at St. John's (Oct. 19).

As A Sophomore (2012)
Defensive and midfield specialist ... played in all 22 games, starting in 21 of them ... scored his second career goal in a 5-1 victory over Richmond ... finished the season with 14 shots, three being on goal ... tallied 1673 minutes on the pitch, fourth highest on the team.

As A Freshman (2011)
Was a key contributor off the bench appearing 20 games, and earning the starting spot five times ... his only goal of the season was the equalizer against George Washington in the Atlantic 10 Championship Final that eventually sent the game to a shootout, which Xavier won ... an impact freshman who made his presence felt in the defensive midfield ... tallied eight shots in 949 minutes of action.

High School
Enjoyed a successful four-year career at Landstown High School in Virginia Beach, Va. ... guided his team to 12-5 overall record and 9-2 Beach District record his senior year and earned several individual accolades ... among the awards were an Honorable Mention All-State, in addition to All-District and All-Region first teams, high school Most Valuable Player and the Virginia Beach Sports Club Most Outstanding Male Athlete from Landstown High School ... named to the first team All-Beach District, second team All-Eastern Region, and Impact Player of the Year ... helped his team win the 2008 Beach District Championship ... three-time selection to the All-Virginia Beach Team.

Club Experience
Member of the Virginia Rush club team where hewas a three-year captain ... his U14 team won the FC Delco Tournament ... selected to the 2010 "Rush World Team" that played in Paris.

Born on July 26, 1993 in San Diego, Calif. to Robert and Cheryl Halfhill ... has two older sisters, Janelle and Amber ... studying business ... recipient of the Dean's Award Scholarship at Xavier.