Director of Goalkeepers/Associate Head Coach
Posted Apr 27, 2016

Eric Branagan-Franco

Career Notes:

• Goalkeeper for the Ventura County Fusion

• Trained with Saprissa in Costa Rica under goalkeeper coach Roger Mora

• Trained with Grecia in Costa Rica for three weeks under Ronald "Macho" Mora Padilla

• Started two matches while on trial with the San Jose Earthquakes, playing a full 90 minutes in both

• Led Cal Poly to its first NCAA Div. I Tournament appearance since 1995

• Recorded 10-plus saves against nationally ranked opponents three times in 2008

Records Held at Cal Poly: 

• Own eight of 11 Cal Poly keeper records

• Most Career Shutouts (25)

• Best Career Save Percentage (.820)

• Best Career Goals-Against Avg. (0.93)

• Single-Season Shutouts (9)

• Single-Season Save Percentage (.820)

• Single-Season Save (105)

• Single-Season Games Started in Goal (23)

• Single-Season Goals-Against Avg. (0.83)

Trials:

• San Jose Earthquakes, July 21-23, 2008

• D.C. United, December 6-7, 2008

• Chivas USA, December 13-14, 2008

• Grecia (Costa Rica), January 2009

• Saprissa (Costa Rica), January 2009

• San Jose Earthquakes, Feb. 12-27, 2009

• FC Ryukyu (JFL, Japan) Oct. 30-Nov. 14, 2009

 

Awards:

• Big West Goalkeeper of the Year (2008)

• NSCAAAll-Far West Region (2008)