Panthers Honor Six Seniors Prior to Contest
Panthers Face Two Ranked Opponents This Week, Travel to No. 1 UConn on Saturday.
Forward Had Goal and An Assist in Win on Saturday Over Seton Hall.
Played in 32 career matches as a Panther with 19 starts ... registered two goals and 10 points over career.
Played in 17 matches with eight starts as a senior ... had 11 shots on the season ... ... of his 11 shots, nine were on goal with a team high .818 shots on goal percentagetallied one goal against Seton Hall (Oct. 8)... recorded team game high in points against Seton Hall with three ... registered a team-high three assists... tied for second on the team in points (5).
Played in 15 matches with 11 starts on the season ... recorded one goal and three assists resulting in five points ... Led team in assists (three), shots on goal (14) and shots on goal percentage (.875)... tallied first career goal, a game winner vs. Howard (Sept. 29) ... dished out record breaking two assists vs. Saint Joseph's (Sept. 12) ... had one assist, coming against Rutgers (Oct. 16) ... posted a season-high four shots in season opener vs. Robert Morris (Sept. 1)... had 16 shots on the season, 14 of which were on net, resulting in a .875 shots on goal percentage ... in five of the first six matches, recorded multiple shots on goal.
Prince George Community College
Scored 29 goals and had 28 assists while at Prince George's Community College ... as a sophomore was named first team all-state, all-region and All-America...won the Maryland JUCO Conference regular season championship and conference tournament ... was a two-time captain and two-time player of the year at PGCC ... advanced to the National Final 8 during sophomore season with PGCC ... was a first team all-state, all-region and a second team All-America selection as a freshman.
Helped lead Bowie High School to back-to-back regional championships and state semifinals appearances in two years of high school experience.
Born on February 2, 1991 ... son of Samuel and Josephine Akpua...has three brothers, Valentine, Franklin and Paschal, and one sister, Adaobi ... Chemistry major.