2012 Pro Soccer Combine – Men's Player Profile
Garret Pettis
Player Profile
Positions Played   Forward
Height   6' 0"
Weight   175 lbs.
Nationality/Passport   US passport
Birthdate / Birthplace   August 31, 1989 / Pittsburgh
School/Last Season of Eligibility   Lipscomb University / 2011
Last Professional Team   N/A
Combine Coach   Amos Magee, Portland Timbers (MLS)

Scouting Report
Technical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Dribbling 3  
Passing 2 Passing lets him down at times, needs to learn to play better with back to goal
1st Touch 3  
Crossing 2  
Finishing 4 Strikes a ball very well, but was inconsistent
Heading 3  

Tactical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Decision Making 3 Not great decisions with the ball, but great runs off the ball
Communication 3  
Executes Under Pressure 2 Gets in good scoring position, needs to finish better
Movement Off Ball 4 Excellent, but can must always be smart
Small-Sided Game 3  
Full-Field Game 4  

Physical Ability (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Strength 4  
Speed 5 Great work rate, great pace
Quickness 5  
Endurance 4 Great endurance
Agility 4  

Combine Coach's Overall Comments
Has great skills, but must work on his consistency.  Must be more consistent with his play with his back to the goal, and his passing. His pace and ball striking skills are those of a professional.

Collegiate Soccer Career
Head Coach: Charles Morrow

Lipscomb career records: 34 career goals, 12 single season goals, 4 single game goals.
2011: All conference first team for the second consecutive season. Three-time All-Conference selection, Pettis led the Bisons with nine goals and 21 points in 2011, including a four-goal performance against North Florida, Oct. 21. The all-time leading goal scorer in program history, Pettis finished tied for second in points and was third in goals and shots in the Atlantic Sun. He’s the conference’s active leading scorer with 76 career points. He was named to the All-Tournament team at the Hyatt Place Select Lipscomb Invitational, Sept. 16-18.

Professional / Semi-Pro / Club Soccer Career
LDC United

Injury and Medical Information
ACL, 2006

Contact Information
Email: soccer@infosportinc.com

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