#10 Pedro Pereira
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Height: 5-10
Class: SR
Position: MF
Hometown: Goiania, Brazil
Previous School: UNC Wilmington



Pereira is in his third season with the Bison and is an All-Conference performer.  He was on the Conference All-Rookie Team at North Carolina-Wilmington, where he also was Topdrawer.com Freshman All-American and was MVP of the Jameson Inn Classic. The son of Maria Sumaia Mendes and the brother of Jonathan Mendes, Pedro is a graduate of Leander High School. Recruited by New Mexico, Southern Methodist, South Carolina, Alabama-Birmingham, Michigan and Harvard, Pedro picked OBU because he "saw it as a great opportunity to grow as a person."


Pedro's Favorites

OBU Professor: Dr. Bandy

Quote: "For every dark night, there is a brighter day." - Tupac

Person from History: Pele

Class: Economics

Professional team: Santos Futebol Clube

Sports memory: Scoring against Anderlecht from Belgium in Florida 2006.

Cafeteria food: Steak

2012 Men's Soccer Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
0Arturo DiazSRGK5-9 Garland, TexasGarland HS
1Marcus OliveiraSOGK6-0 Santos, Brazil
2Sebastian BarahonaSRF  Shawnee, Okla.Shawnee HS
3Timothy ThomsenJRD6-0 Midwest City, Okla.Carl Albert HS
4Fletcher BennettJRD6-2 Bartlesville, Okla.Bartlesville HS
5Arturo RodriguesFRMF5-8 Santiago, Chile
6Felipe SouzaSRD6-2 Goiania, Brazil
7Rodrigo LopesFRF6-0 Natal, BrazilLider Colegio e Curso
8Matheus CostaJRMF5-10 Natal, BrazilNeves HS
9Tito SilvaJRF6-0 Itanhaem, BrazilBenedito Calixto
10Pedro PereiraSRMF5-10 Goiania, BrazilUNC Wilmington
11Mario MaiaSRD5-9 Natal, Brazil
12Corbin CampbellJRD6-0 Deer Creek, Okla.Deer Creek HS
13Andre CostaSRMF5-10 Natal, BrazilNeves HS
14Igor OliveiraSRD6-4 Natal, Brazil
15Chance JohnsonJRMF5-11 Broken Arrow, Okla.Broken Arrow HS
16Taylor ThompsonSRF6-1 Oklahoma City, Okla.Putnam City North HS
17Eryk SilvaJRF5-6 Natal, BrazilColegio Contemporaneo
18Adam SalasJRF6-0 Oklahoma City, Okla.Putnam City West HS
19Breno LopesFRMF5-5 Natal, Brazil
20Victor CostaSRF5-7 Natal, BrazilCDF Colegio e Curso
21Fernando LuisFRF5-11 Natal, Brazil
22Andrew ThomsenFRD6-0 Midwest City, Okla.Carl Albert HS
23Joe HefnerSOMF6-0 Denison, TexasDenison HS
24Nick CallSOMF5-10 Denver, Colo.
25Shomari ShocksFRF5-8 Midwest City, Okla.Carl Albert HS
26Matt FreemanFRMF6-1 Edmond, Okla.Edmond Santa Fe HS
27Grant DurhamFRD5-9150Oklahoma City, Okla.Bethany HS
Marcos Silva - Assistant Coach
Brandon Swarzendruber - Grad Assistant