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)|
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.
Men's Soccer Set for A-10 Showdown at VCU
George Washington men's soccer makes the trip to VCU on Saturday for an Atlantic 10 matchup. The Colonials (5-6-2, 2-2 A-10) face the conference co-leaders...
Schedule set for GW Soccer Alumni Weekend
George Washington men’s and women’s soccer will celebrate Alumni Weekend on Oct. 21 and 22. The festivities begin Saturday morning with a...
Men's Soccer Edged at La Salle
George Washington men’s soccer rallied with three second-half goals but fell, 5-3, to La Salle on Wednesday night at McCarthy Stadium. The Colonials...
Men's Soccer Looks to Extend Streak
George Washington men's soccer continues Atlantic 10 play Wednesday at La Salle. The Colonials (5-5-2, 2-1 A-10) head into the 7 p.m. start at McCarthy...
Colonial of the Week Presented by Capgemini: Thor Arne Höfs
Höfs posted a pair of Atlantic 10 shutouts in net last week. On Wednesday, the junior goalkeeper made four saves as the Colonials beat George Mason, 1-0...
Moore Named A-10 Defensive Player of the Week
Reese Moore of George Washington men's soccer was named the Atlantic 10 Defensive Player of the Week on Monday. Moore played all 181 minutes in the back over...