Luciano Pechota


Player profile

  • Year Freshman
  • Hometown Avon, Ohio
  • High School St. Ignatius
  • Height 5-6
  • Weight 150
  • Club Team Challenger

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Career Honors

  • Wolstein Classic All-Tournament Team (2022)


  • Son of Aaron and Marne Pechota
  • Has five siblings: Marin, Evie, Charleigh, Keaton and Augustus
  • Lettered four times in soccer at St. Ignatius
  • Named Ohio Mr. Soccer in both 2020 and 2021
  • Earned a spot on the Boys 2021 West All-America Game squad
  • Led St. Ignatius to state titles in 2019, 2020 and 2021
  • Was named the United Soccer Coaches National 2021 High School Player of the Year
  • He is a two-time All-America, a two-time Gatorade Ohio Player of the Year (2020-21), the Ohio Gatorade Player of the Year and a three-time state champion
  • St. Ignatius was 23-0 in 2021, 21-0 in 2020 and 21-0-2 in 2019.
  • Scored 14 goals with 12 assists as a junior (21-0) in a season when the Wildcats were crowned both state and national champions
  • Enjoys playing FIFA and spending time with family and friends
  • Greatest thrill in sports to date was winning the Ohio State Championship as a senior in an overtime game