• Named MAAC Offensive Player of the Week Aug. 29
  • Ranked tied for fifth in the MAAC in goals (seven), and ninth in points (16)
  • Converted all five penalty kick attempts
  • Scored a pair of penalty kick goals - including the game-winner - in season-opening victory over LIU Brooklyn (Aug. 26)
  • Scored both Siena goals in loss at Quinnipiac (Oct. 19)

  • Tied for the team lead with five assists (T-5th MAAC) and ranked second on the squad with 11 points
  • Started all 19 matches in which he appeared
  • Recorded a season-high three points on a goal and an assist vs. Rider (Oct. 10)
  • Also scored goals vs. Manhattan (Sept. 26) and at Saint Peter's (Oct. 31)
  • Assisted on the game-winning goal in victory at Canisius (Oct. 7)
  • Attempted 44 shots, placing 17 on target

  • Second Team All-MAAC and only unanimous MAAC All-Rookie Team selection
  • College Soccer News Third Team All-Freshman selection
  • College Sports Madness MAAC Freshman of the Year
  • NSCAA/Continental Tire All-Northeast Region Third Team honoree
  • Two-time MAAC Rookie of the Week and ECAC Co-Rookie of the Week (Sept. 8, Oct. 13)
  • Tied for fifth in the MAAC in game-winning goals (three), tied for sixth in goals (six), tied for eighth in scoring (15) and led the Saints with 48 shots
  • First collegiate goal was the game-winner in victory over 23rd ranked Boston University (Sept. 3)
  • Tallied first collegiate multi-goal contest with two-goal game (including the game-winner) in victory at Niagara (Oct. 8)
  • Dished out a pair of assists including on the game-winning goal in double overtime victory at Portland (Sept. 14)

  • Started for Major League Soccer's New York Red Bulls USSDA squad which ranked first nationally and was the defending USSDA National Champions
  • Ranked as the 44th best recruit in his class by CollegeSoccerNews.com and ranked 46th overall and was a four-star recruit according to TopDrawerSoccer.com including the 16th rated forward and ninth rated recruit from the New York/New Jersey region
  • Was the youngest ever varsity starter in Ossining High history and was named league MVP in addition to being an All-League and All-Section selection
  • With the Red Bulls - the top youth program for the MLS organization - Tejera led the team in scoring with 16 goals
  • US Youth National Team ID and US National Training Center participant and represented the Red Bulls' U23 squad in the famous Lamar Hunt Open Cup while also training with the MLS team's reserve squad


  • Son of Gustavo and Maria Tejera
  • Has two brothers, Nicholas and Sebastian


    Twitter handle: @King_Tejera
    My favorite TV show: Fresh Prince
    My favorite musician is: Drake
    Favorite pro soccer player: Luis Suarez
    My favorite professional sports team: Real Madrid
    The thing I like most about Siena is: Saga
    My favorite spot on campus is: The Soccer Field
    My superstitions are: I wear my left side sock on my right foot and my right foot sock on my left before a game
    Three words that describe me: Outgoing, funny, athletic
    If I could travel anywhere in the world, I would go to: Bora Bora
    My favorite move is: Remember the Titans
    My favorite food is: My grandma's chicken parm
    If I had $10 million, I would: Buy my dad's dream car and go on a family vacation



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