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Aliyah El-Naggar

Defender

Player profile

  • Year So.
  • Hometown Mason, Ohio
  • Club Cincinnati Development Academy

CAREER HONORS

  • OSU Scholar-Athlete (2019)

2019 (Freshman Season)

  • Played in 17 matches, making 13 starts as a right back
  • Tied for second on the team with two assists
  • Assisted on Marissa Birzon’s goal at UCF
  • Assisted on Birzon’s game-winner vs. Ohio
  • Played the full match six times, including a season-high 110 minutes in three matches

Prior to Ohio State

  • Has nine years of club experience, including the last three for Chris Black at Cincinnati Development Academy
  • Two-year letterwinner at Mason High School, earning second team All-Ohio honors
  • Also lettered four years in track, picking up second team All-Ohio laurels

Personal

  • Daughter of Kareem and Laurie El-Naggar
  • Has three siblings: Sanaya, Nadia and Jordan