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Osman Fofanah

Defender

Player profile

  • Year Senior
  • Hometown Canberra, Australia
  • Last School Monroe College
  • High School Amaroo School
  • Height 5-5
  • Weight 160

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Career Highlights

  • Ohio State Scholar Athlete 2018

2018 (Junior Season)

  • Started in 17 matches in OSU backline, collecting 1,504 minutes with one assist and one point
  • Made Ohio State debut in 2018 opener vs. Furman (Aug. 24)
  • Helped the Buckeyes to first shutout of season in 1-0 win over Hofstra (Aug. 26)
  • Played in 104 minutes vs. Bowling Green (Sept. 11)
  • Posted a shot in 90 minutes at Syracuse (Oct. 8)
  • Garnered first career assist as a Buckeye in B1G Tournament first round match vs. Northwestern (Nov. 3)

Prior to Ohio State

  • Played in 37 games with 36 starts in two years at Monroe College as a defender
  • Started in all 20 matches for the Mustangs as a freshman and was a part of a defense that recorded 13 clean shots and conceded just 12 goals all year
  • 2016 NJCAA All American
  • Played in 17 games with 16 starts in 2017 and had one goal and one assist
  • Helped the Mustangs to 12 shutouts and a 19-1 record in 2017

Personal

  • Son of Mohamed Kamara
  • Raised in Australia
  • Born in Sierra Leone
  • Favorite athlete is Didier Drogba