Annual Commencement on National Mall Highlights Weeklong Activities
Colonials Host La Salle on Sunday in Regular-Season Finale
Colonials Host Saint Joseph's, La Salle in Key A-10 Matches
Freshman Valencia Scores First Collegiate Goal in 2-1 Loss
Forrest, Summerlin Net Goals for Colonials
Saw action in 16 games and started 12, ranking third on the team with 1,172 minutes of playing time ... Played all 90 minutes six times and also played every minute of double-overtime contests at Dayton (10/11) and Rhode Island (10/25) ... Led GW and ranked 10th in the A-10 with two assists in conference play ... Credited with a helper on the game-winning goal in a 2-0 victory over Fordham (10/20) ... Also had an assist two games later on an early goal at Massachusetts (10/27) ... Took six shots on the season, including four on goal.
Started all 11 games in which he played ... Amassed 821 minutes of playing time, including all 90 minutes four times.
Saw action in 16 games and made seven starts on defense ... Recorded first career point, an assist against Temple (10/9).
Amassed 775 minutes of action in 13 matches with 10 starts as holding midfielder ... Played offseason with Northern Virginia Royals of US Premier Development League.
Helped Stone Bridge to 17-4 overall mark, Virginia High School League (VHSL) AAA Northern Region championship and state championship game appearance in Spring 2010 season. Had eight goals and two assists in 21 matches ... 2010 First Team All-Met selection by The Washington Post ... Stone Bridge ranked 12th in ESPN Rise Spring Fab 50 rankings ... Honorable mention All-Met by The Washington Post, All-Liberty District, All-Loudon County and All-Northern Virginia Region as a junior in 2009 ... Helped Bulldogs to Northern Virginia regional championship and earned Second Team All-District honors as a sophomore in 2008 ... Member of three-time Virginia State Cup champion McLean Hurricanes club team ... Two-year Virginia ODP selection ... Also two-year placekicker for Stone Bridge football team. Helped Bulldogs to state title in 2008 and set VHSL state record for consecutive PAT conversions ... Older brother, Ronnie, is two-year starting defender for Columbia University men's soccer.
Abdul Samir Shaban ... Born Sept. 13, 1992 in Fairfax, VA ... Son of Samir and Karen Shaban ... Has two older brothers, Hussein and Ronnie, and younger sister, Alieh ... Majoring in economics.
|Assists||1||3x, Last at Massachusetts (10/27/13)|
|Points||1||3x, Last at Massachusetts (10/27/13)|
|Shots||2||2x, Last at Dayton (10/11/13)|
|Minutes||110||at Dayton (10/11/13)|
Men's Soccer Caps Regular Season at Saint Joseph's
George Washington men's soccer closes the regular season Saturday at Saint Joseph’s. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. at Sweeney Field in Philadelphia.
GW Athletics Unveils Hall of Fame Class of 2018
The George Washington University Department of Athletics and Recreation proudly unveiled during Colonials Weekend eight individuals who will comprise the GW ...
Höfs Lands A-10 Weekly Award
Thor Arne Höfs of George Washington men's soccer was named Atlantic 10 Defensive Player of the Week on Monday.
Men's Soccer Posts Senior Day Shutout
Peirce Williams’ 54th-minute goal proved to be the game-winner in George Washington men’s soccer’s 1-0 victory over Duquesne on Saturday...
Men's Soccer Scores Early to Down Davidson
Dylan Lightbourn’s goal in the opening minute sent George Washington men's soccer on its way to a 2-0 win over Davidson on Wednesday afternoon at GW...
Men's Soccer Hosts Duquesne on Senior Day
George Washington men's soccer is set to honor its five seniors before Saturday’s game against Duquesne at GW Soccer Field on the Mount Vernon Campus.
Lawal Does it All for Men's Soccer
Eventually, Lawal accepted the invitation to co-host the annual Georgey Awards last May. The senior from England dove headfirst into brainstorming skits and ...
Men's Soccer Earns Win at VCU
George Washington men’s soccer scored a goal in each half and dug in late to edge VCU, 2-1, Saturday night at Sports Backers Stadium.