Saw action in 12 games and made three starts in his rookie campaign ... Totaled 580 minutes on the pitch ... Made his collegiate debut in the season opener at American in the Kuykenstrong D.C. College Cup (Aug. 29) ... First career start came against Howard in the same event (Aug. 31) ... Lone shot was on goal and came at George Mason (Oct. 31) ... Played a season-high 110 minutes in the season finale against Davidson (Nov. 9) ... Also played all 90 minutes against Howard and VCU (Nov. 2).
Three-year starter at Montgomery Blair High School in Silver Spring, Maryland ... Also captained his club team, the Olney Rangers, and led the three-time Maryland state champions to the 2012 Dallas Cup title and the 2009 and 2011 Disney Tournament championships ... Received the African-American Outstanding Academic Achievement award all four years ... African-American Festival of Academic Excellence ... A member of the W.E.B. Du Bois Honor Scoiety.
Ismail Lapp-Kamara ... Born Oct. 10, 1995, in Washington, D.C. ... Son of Diana Lapp ... Has a younger brother, Sayidi, and an older sister, Kamilya ... Cousins Hannah and Alyssa Lapp both played soccer at St. Bonaventure ... Intends to major in sociology.
Coach Jones' Take: "A member of the U.S. Soccer Development Academy, I've been able to watch Ismail over the past few years. He's a player who leads on the field with his calming influence no matter what position he plays in. He has the talent to break into the starting lineup come the fall."