2011 (So.): Played in 19 games, starting 17... Averaged almost 80 minutes per game... Played the duration of 11 games... Earned two assists 11/9 against Marshall in the C-USA quarterfinals... Scored a goal 9/9 vs. Oakland.
2010 (Fr.): Played in 18 games, starting 17... Tied for fourth on team in goals (5)... Took five shots and scored a goal 10/30 vs. Kentucky... Took four shots 10/20 against No. 17 Tulsa... Headed in the overtime game-winning goal 10/10 vs. Marshall... Scored a goal 10/6 against No. 20 South Carolina... Recorded four shots 9/12 vs. Western Illinois... Netted his second goal, the game-winner, in as many games 9/4 against Lipscomb... Scored his first collegiate goal and earned his first career start in his first collegiate game 9/1 vs. Missouri State.
Prior to SMU: A Parade All-American in 2010... Named 2010 Gatorade Texas Soccer Player of the Year... Was named an All-American by both the NSCAA/adidas and ESPN/Rise in 2009 and 2010... Named first team All-State in 2009 and 2010... Received All-Area honors from the Dallas Morning News, as he was named District 6-5A Offensive Player of the Year in 2009 and 2010... Was named 2009 NSCAA Texas Player of the Year... Participated in the US National Team Under-17 residency program in 2008... Was a member of the Dallas Texans Under-19 squad that won the 2009 Dallas Cup... Won the US Youth Soccer Association Golden Boot Award in 2009, as he was a member of the Dallas Texans squad that won the US Youth Soccer Association National Championship... Premier League Champions in 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2008... CCSAI Classic League Grand Champions in 2005/06, 2006/07 and 2007/08... Disney Soccer Showcase Champions in 2005, 2008 and 2009... Selected as Marcus' Player of the Year for his senior season and Offensive Player of the Year for his junior season... Was a member of Marcus' 2007 5A State Championship squad... Was ranked as the No. 7 recruit in the nation, and the No. 2 midfielder, by TopDrawerSoccer.com.
Personal: Chose SMU to be a part of the soccer program he's followed since he was younger and for the academics... Enjoys lifting weights, running, fishing, movies, video games and being with friends... Lists LeBron James as his favorite athlete... Parents are Greg and Tammie Barnes... Has one brother.