An attack minded player who is confident with the ball ... Also brings outstanding soccer instincts to the field each time out ... Can be utilized in a variety of midfield spots.
Appeared in six games as a reserve as Villanova marched toward its first NCAAA Tournament appearance ... Named to the BIG EAST All-Academic team.
Trained at Confederação Brasileira de Futebol (CBF) in Teresopolis, Brazil and trained/played against Flamengo & Vasco de Gama while in Brazil ... Attended Region 3 Camp in Tuscaloosa, Alabama ... Qualified for Super-Y Nationals w/ Florida Fire Juniors club team two years in a row ... Disney Showcase Champion with Florida Fire Juniors club team 2010-14 .... A four year letterman at Naples High School ... Awarded the 2016 Golden Boot Award from Naples High School.
A recipient of 2015 Naples High Student-Athlete Award - given to juniors and seniors with three varsity letters and the highest team grade point average ... A 2015 National Merit Commended Scholar for PSAT (98th percentile).
Tom Carlin on Gilliam: "Jack is a very attack-minded player. He is very confident on the ball with a high level soccer IQ and vision when picking out his passes. He has the ability to play anywhere in the midfield or up top."