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Ayan Adu

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Position
5'6''
Height
Freshman
Class
Ashburn, Va.
Hometown
Briar Woods
High School

2018 SEASON
•    Played in all 22 matches, making two starts
•    Tallied three goals and three assists for nine total points
•    Hit the game-winning goal in season-opener vs. Colgate (8/17)
•    Also scored in the opening weekend in a win over Cincinnati (8/19)
•    Scored her third goal in win over Syracuse (10/18)
•    Assisted on goals at William & Mary (8/23), vs. Wake Forest (9/30) and No. 7 Florida State (11/2)

2017 SEASON
• Competed in 22 matches, making one start
• Drew the start at East Carolina (9/17), playing a season-long 55 minutes
• Scored one goal on the season against No. 11 Pepperdine (11/17) in the NCAA Tournament

2016 SEASON
• Played in 21 matches with two starts
• Made starts vs. Penn State (11/18) and Georgetown (11/20) in NCAA Tournament
• Tallied four assists on the season
• Turned in assists vs. Michigan State (8/25), Richmond (9/8), Monmouth (11/11) and Penn State (11/18)
• Played a season-high 59 minutes twice: vs. #3 FSU (9/25) and #16 UNC (10/2)

2015 SEASON
• Appeared in 15 matches off the bench
• Played season-long 58 minutes at NC State (10/28)
• Notched first career assist at NC State (10/28)
• Scored first career goal vs. Howard (11/13)

PREP & CLUB
• First-team All-Conference and All-Region at Briar Woods High School
• Member of Region I ODP Team
• Played for McLean Youth Soccer in the ECNL
• ODP National Camp

PERSONAL
• Daughter of Falayi Adu and Marian Abdi
• Father competed in track and field at the University of Giessen in Germany
• Has a younger brother