2008: Named to the ACC All-Freshmen Team … Played in 11 games and started nine … Missed the middle part of the season due to injury … Scored four goals and added two assists for 10 points … Ranked third on the team in points … Tallied his first collegiate point with a goal at Indiana on Aug. 29 … Registered the game-winning goal in the victory over Davidson on Sept. 16.
Prep: Two-time all-state, all-region, and all-district selection ... three-time all-shore selection ... four-time Howell High School team MVP ... four-year letter winner ... helped Howell to an 18-3 overall record as a senior ... team advanced to 2007 Shore Conference tournament and state sectional final ... recorded 18 goals and 18 assists during senior year after missing first half of season with injury ... voted No. 1 player in Monmouth County coaches poll in 2006 ... 43 career goals and 43 assists at Howell ... also a member of National Honor Society.
Personal: Born Kyle Bethel on Oct. 7, 1989 in Long Branch, New Jersey. ... son of Keith Garcia and Christine Bethel Garcia ... has one brother, Keion Garcia (13) and two sisters, Krystal Garcia (19) and Kiara Garcia (5) ... favorite athlete is French soccer player Thierry Henry ... biggest thrill in sports was winning first state cup title.