|Hometown:||Bell Gardens, Calif.|
|High School:||Bell Gardens HS|
Hector Jimenez News:
2009: Heady playmaker selected to the All-Pac-10 first team...named to ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District 8 team and the Pac-10 All-Academic second team...led the Pac-10 with nine assists and in assists per game (0.50)...tied for 17th in NCAA assists per game...his nine assists tied him for fourth on Cal's all-time single-season list...now ranked third in Cal all-time assists (22).
2008: An All-Pac-10 first-team choice...Pac-10 all-academic second-team selection...named to the NSCAA Far West All-Region first team...ranked in the nation's top 25 in assists much of the season...earned his team-high seventh assist on the year on Cal's game-winning goal in overtime against Stanford on Oct. 18...scored his first collegiate goal against Drake, which also turned out to be the gamewinner...tallied his second goal against UCLA on Oct. 10...had two assists against Cornell and UC Riverside...took over the team lead in assists after recording two during Cal's Pacific Northwest road trip against Oregon State and Washington (Oct. 3, 5).
2006: Started 16 games as a true freshman and made his mark in the midfield, leading the team with six assists for the season.
High School: Team captain and the leading scorer at Bell Gardens High School with 22 goals and 14 assists...first-team All-Almont League selection as a sophomore...as a member of Arsenal Football Club, won several tournaments, including the USYSA U.S. Under-17 National Championship, Surf Cup, Nomads Cup, Celtic Cup and Delco Cup...Arsenal also won the Cal-South State Cup championship and Far West Regional and was the U.S. under-15 and U.S. under-16 national champions in 2004 and 2005...member of the U.S. under-17 national team in 2004 and 2005 in residency in Bradenton, Fla.
Personal: Social welfare major...parents are Mauricio and Dalila...two sisters, Carolina and Neryda...born Nov. 3, 1988, in Huntington Park, Calif.
Jimenez's Final Career Statistics Year G GS Shots Goals Assists Points 2006 20 16 13 0 6 6 2007 Redshirted 2008 17 17 26 2 7 11 2009 18 18 24 1 9 11 2010 20 20 35 2 6 10 Totals 75 71 98 5 28 38