The George Washington University: Men's Soccer

Christian Lawal
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Christian  Lawal

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Pembury, England

High School:
Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 169

Position:
D

Major:
Business Administration



10/24/2014

Freshmen Lift GW Men's Soccer Past St. Bonaventure, 1-0

Trio of Rookies Team Up on Lone Goal of Game

10/19/2014

GW Men's Soccer Plays Saint Joseph's to 1-1 Draw

Freshman Christian Lawal Scores Equalizer in Second Half

10/01/2014

Valencia's Golden Goal Lifts GW Men's Soccer Past Longwood, 3-2, in OT

Sophomore Completes Colonials' Comeback in 97th Minute

08/31/2014

GW Men's Soccer Routs Howard, 4-1, for First Win of 2014

Heine, Forrest Named to Kuykenstrong D.C. College Cup All-Tournament Team

11/09/2014

MSOC vs. Davidson

George Washington v Davidson

10/17/2014

MSOC vs La Salle

George Washington v LaSalle

09/23/2014

MSOC vs St Francis

GW Men's Soccer vs. Saint Francis, 9/20/14


2014
Saw action in all 17 games and made 13 starts in his rookie campaign ... Amassed 1,027 minutes on the pitch, second-most among GW freshmen ... Tied for the team lead with three goals and seven points ... Tallied his first career point, an assist on the game-winning goal in his first career start against Howard at the Kuykenstrong D.C. College Cup (Aug. 31) ... Scored his first career goal in the 87th minute to force overtime in GW's 3-2 victory at Longwood (Sept. 30) ... Scored goals in back-to-back games against Saint Joseph's (Oct. 19) and at St. Bonaventure (Oct. 24) ... His goal against the Hawks was the equalizer in a 1-1 draw while his mark against the Bonnies was the game-winner in a 1-0 victory ... Ranked fourth on the team with 17 shots and third with nine shots on goal for a .529 shots-on-goal percentage ... Took a career-high five shots at St. Bonaventure ... Played all 110 minutes against Saint Joseph's and played all 90 minutes against VCU (Nov. 2).

HIGH SCHOOL
Led Tunbridge Wells Grammar School to back-to-back Kent League and County Cup titles as a junior and senior ... Led the squad in goals both seasons ... His Kent U-18 team won the English Schools Football Association (ESFA) National Cup in 2014.

PERSONAL
Christian Jay Tosin Lawal ... Born Aug. 23, 1996, in Maidstone, England ... Son of Melanie Suzanne and Ramon Lawal ... Majoring in business administration.

Coach Jones' Take: "Christian's athleticism and comfort on the ball offer us some options both defensively and offensively. He will be vying for a starting spot in many positions next fall and looking to make an immediate impact on the team."

CAREER HIGHS
Goals 1 3x, Last at St. Bonaventure (10/24/14)
Assists 1 vs. Howard (8/31/14)
Points 2 3x, Last at St. Bonaventure (10/24/14)
Shots 5 at St. Bonaventure (10/24/14)
Minutes 110 vs. Saint Joseph's (10/19/14)

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