|Birthday||April 15, 1993|
Perales is a hometown player who attended high school at Stony Point. Cook finished the 2013 season with a 14-1-1 record and a goals-against average of 0.369 in all competitions. In addition to his recognition as an All-Conference player, Cook was also a finalist for the PDL Goalkeeper of the Year award and the Young Player of the Year award.
Aztex Stats (All Competitions)
* All Conference Team
College: Coastal Carolina
2013 (Redshirt Sophomore): First team All-Big South … Starting goalkeeper in 23 of 24 matches played, finishing with a record of 18-5-0 and a goals against average of 0.80 in 2,129 minutes between the posts … Set the CCU single season record with 12 shutouts … Also set CCU single season records for matches started (23) and minutes played (2,129), while coming in third on the single season list with a 0.80 goals against average … Ranked 32nd in the NCAA with a 0.80 goals against average, while leading Coastal to a 0.50 shutout percentage which ranked 11th-best in the nation … Logged three-game shutout streaks twice during the fall … Notched clean sheets against Presbyterian (Sept. 17), No. 5 VCU (Sept. 21) and Gardner-Webb (Sept. 2) in consecutive fashion, then did so again against Liberty (Nov. 17), East Tennessee State (Nov. 21) and No.16 Charlotte (Nov. 24) … Recorded a season-high nine saves against California in the third round of the NCAA Tournament … Tallied six saves in a 1-0 win over Liberty during the regular season … Named to the College Soccer News National Team of the Week and Big South Conference Defensive Player of the Week following a four save effort in CCU’s 1-0 win at No. 5 VCU … His 12 shutouts rank fifth on the Chanticleer all-time list.
Summer 2013: Starting goalkeeper for the PDL’s Austin Aztex, playing alongside former Chanticleer Ross Kelley … Named one of three finalist for the PDL’s Goalkeeper of the Year and Young (U21) Player of the Year … Helped lead the Aztex to the PDL championship with a 3-1 win over the Thunder Bay Chill … Named the Aztex’s Defensive Player of the Year … Notched 11 shutouts on the season, helping the team to a 15-1-2 overall mark.
At Southern Methodist: 2012 (Sophomore): Did not see game action in 2012, retaining a year of eligiblity.
2011 (Freshman): Played two games, including his first collegiate start against No. 13 William & Mary as a freshman in 2011.
At Stony Point HS: Played club soccer for Lonestar SC… Named an ESPN Rising Star … Played for the U14 National Team … Was a member of the Region III and Texas state ODP teams … Was 2009 adidas ESP participant … Played in the 2010 New York Red Bull Cup … TopDrawerSoccer.com ranked him as one of the top 100 players nationally and one of the top 10 in Texas … Played for St. Stephens Academy his junior year … Was first team all-district at goalkeeper his freshman year, first team all-district at forward and goalkeeper his sophomore season, and first team all-district at forward his senior year … Also lettered in football.