Carla Portillo

#10 Carla Portillo

M | Sr. | 5-1 | Mississauga, Ontario | Port Credit Secondary School

2016-17 Junior

• NSCAA All-Central Region Second Team
• All-Big 12 First Team
• Started all 27 matches at midfield and logged 1,890 minutes
• Finished the year ranked No. 3 on the team with a career single-season high 17 points on five goals and seven assists, both single-season bests
• Assist total ranked No. 3 on team, No. 4 in the Big 12 Conference and No. 88 nationally
• Season point total ranked No. 7 in the Big 12
• Two of five scores were game-winners
• Assisted on Kadeisha Buchanan’s game-winner in 3-1 victory over Saint Francis (Aug. 28)
• First career two-assist game came in 2-1 win vs. No. 19 Ohio State (Sept. 4)
• Recorded game-winner in the 14th minute in 2-0 win at Iowa State (Oct. 9)
• Goal in the 79th minute pushed WVU to a 1-0 win at Texas (Oct. 23)
• Assisted on Sh’Nia Gordon’s game-winning score in 3-0 victory over Oklahoma State (Oct. 28)
• Set-up Michaela Abam’s game-winning goal in 1-0 (2OT) win vs. Ohio State in NCAA Tournament Second Round (Nov. 18)
• TDS.com Midseason No. 53
• Preseason All-Big 12 Soccer Team
• TDS.com Preseason No. 66

2015-16 Sophomore

• All-Big 12 Second Team
• Played in all 23 matches and started 21, logging 1,158 minutes
• Earned first career start in 2-0 season-opening victory over SIUE (Aug. 21) at the Indiana Tournament
• Tallied 10 points on three goals and four assists
• Assist total ranked No. 4 on team
• Scored first career goal in 4-0 win vs. Longwood (Sept. 13); also assisted on another goal for a career-high three points
• Assisted on game-winning score in Mountaineers’ 4-1 victory at No. 13 Texas Tech (Oct. 11)
• Scored game-winner in 4-0 victory over Duquesne in NCAA Tournament First Round (Nov. 13)

2014-15 Freshman

• All-Big 12 Newcomer Team
Appeared in 21 matches and tallied two points
• Earned first career point with an assist on Leah Emaus’ goal in 4-1 win over Duquesne (Sept. 14)

High School

• Member of the 2014 Pre-Regional Exceleration (REX) Program
• Invited to several Canadian U-20 camps and has played alongside teammate Amandine Pierre-Louis, as well as Kadeisha Buchanan and Ashley Lawrence
• Trained with the National Training Centre Ontario in 2013
• Played club soccer for the Burlington Bayhawks under coach Neil Schofield
• Won the 2013 and 2012 Ontario Youth Soccer League (OYSL) Championships and 2013 and 2012 Ontario Cups with the Bayhawks
• Earned the Bronze medal at the 2013 Canadian National Championships and the Silver medal at the 2012 Championships with Team Ontario
• Bayhawks won Gold at the 2012 Canadian Club National Championships and the 2012 Disney Showcase
• Bayhawks named 2012 Burlington Team of the Year
• Four-year member (2009-12) of Provincial Team Ontario
• Won the 2010 Canadian National Championships with Team Ontario
• Finished second at 2010 Canadian Club National Championship with Brams United
• Attended Port Credit Secondary School


• Daughter of Carlos Portillo and Herminia Bongog
• Has one brother
• Birthday is July 12
• Majoring in strategic communications
• Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll
• Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll 
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Duo Named to Preseason Best XI Teams

By Shannon McNamara | August 14, 2017

West Virginia University women’s soccer seniors Michaela Abam and Carla Portillo have been named to TopDrawerSoccer.com’s Women’s DI Preseason Best XI Teams.

Six Tabbed Preseason All-Big 12

By Shannon McNamara | August 09, 2017

A conference-record six players from the top-ranked West Virginia University women’s soccer team were named to the Preseason All-Big 12 Soccer Team today.

Four Earn Preseason All-Big 12 Honor

By Shannon McNamara | August 11, 2016

A conference-best four players from the No. 6-ranked West Virginia University women’s soccer, including three unanimous selections, were named to the Preseason All-Big 12 Soccer Team today.