Hometown: Rio de Janiero, Brazil
LUCAS AT A GLANCE: Extremely athletic and strong player who can do a variety of things… Brings technical strength and speed to the game.
SOPHOMORE (2012): Played in 10 games for the Bucs including eight starts…Picked up his first career point on Oct. 27, assisting on Patrick Drmola’s game-winning goal versus Eckerd…Named to the SSC Commissioner’s Honor Roll during the fall semester…Earned a spot on the Dean’s List (3.5-3.999 GPA) both semesters.
HIGH SCHOOL & CLUB: Graduated from Instituto Brasileiro de Propriedade Intelectual in 2009 … Played for the football club Centro de Futbol de Zico in Rio de Janiero, Brazil … Scored 22 goals and added 36 assists from 2008-10, while playing under Camio Alvez … Attended Pontificia Universidad Catolica in Rio de Janiero, Brazil.
PERSONAL: Son of Ermando and Solange Rio Torto...Majoring in business management.
Points: 1, Eckerd -- 10/27/12
Assists: 1, Eckerd -- 10/27/12
Shots: 4, at Tusculum -- 09/01/12 ; at Saint Leo -- 09/15/12