Savio Carrijo was born and raised in Goiania, Brazil. He has been coaching in the U.S. since 2003. Coach Carrijo has worked as an Assistant Coach at Menlo College, Los Altos High School, Saint Francis High School and Castilleja High School. He has also coached youth teams at the Stanford SC, Palo Alto SC and Mountain View - Los Altos SC. Coach Carrijo holds his Premier NSCAA National Diploma and the U.S. B License. Savio began his playing career in his home country of Brazil for Goias Sport Club. After moving to the Bay area in 2003, Savio joined the World United Futsal team where he was a member of three winning U.S. national championship teams. He has also participated in the Intercontinental Futsal Cup in Algave, Portugal (2007). In 2005 he was awarded a Student-Athlete full scholarship at San Jose State University where he earned Scholar-Athlete awards. He earned a B.S. in Health Science with a minor in Kinesiology in 2008 from San Jose State University. In addition, Savio holds an AA in Human Performance from Foothill College. Following Savio's San Jose State career, he played for San Jose Frogs FC, a USL League team.