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Oscar Umar
Oscar  Umar


Accra, Ghana

High School:
Kent School

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 160




Soroka, Umar and Sheridan Honored by BIG EAST

Wildcats are part of post-season honor roll announced by conference


Villanova Set to Visit No. 6 Connecticut in BIG EAST Quarterfinal

Winner to advance to BIG EAST Semifinal at Red Bull Arena


Wildcats Prepare to Face Seton Hall in BIG EAST Championship

Thursday's game to be played at 2:00 p.m.


Syracuse and Wildcats Set to Square Off in Wednesday Matinee

Two 10-win teams come into contest eager to add points in BIG EAST playoff chase


Umar's Goal and Strong Defense Lift Wildcats Past Cincinnati 1-0

Villanova now is 10-2-2 with four regular season games remaining


Men's Soccer vs. St. John's

Villanova played St. John's in the semifinals of the BIG EAST Championship at Red Bull Arena on November 11.


Men's Soccer vs. Lafayette

Villanova played to a 0-0 draw at Lafayette on October 4, 2011.


Men's Soccer vs. Drexel

Wildcats Aug. 31 victory over Drexel


A gifted ball distributor with a knack for creating scoring opportunities for his teammates ... Terrific vision and feel for the game ... Destined to become a team leader as he enters his third season as a Wildcat.


Started all 17 games he appeared in as a senior ... Finished with a goal and pair of assists for four points ... His goal at the 84 minute mark was the only one of the day in a 1-0 Wildcats victory over Albany on Sept. 14.


Named preseason All-BIG EAST ... Started all 17 games he appeared in for the Wildcats ... Was sidelined for the Oct. 15 contest against Lehigh after amassing five yellow cards ... Generated 29 shots and three assists over the course of the campaign ... His assist led to the only goal in a 1-0 win on Sept. 15 at Stony Brook ... Added an assist in the 3-1 win over La Salle on Oct. 2 in Philly Soccer Six action in Philadelphia.


Selected third team All-BIG EAST ... Finished with four goals and three assists while starting 18 of the 19 games he appeared in ... The only game he did not start came in the regular season finale in a nod to Senior Day ... Scored a goal in the season opening triumph over Manhattan on Aug. 24 ... Contributed a goal and an assist in a 2-1 win over Hartford on Sept. 7 at Penn Park in Philadelphia ... Set up Hayden Harr for the Wildcats' only goal in a 1-1 draw against USF on Sept. 29 at the VU Soccer Complex ... Had the game-winning goal in a 1-0 victory at Cincinnati on Oct. 13.


Made an impact from his first day of practice ... Started all 21 games the Wildcats played and contributed two goals and four assists ... Both goals came in a 3-2 loss at Rutgers on Oct. 12 ... Recorded an assist in each of the first two college games he played in wins over Manhattan (2-0) and Drexel (1-0) ... Also credited with an assist in a 3-1 win over St. John's on Oct. 19.


A native of Ghanna, he came to the Kent School and made a major impact on the soccer program ... In 2008 he led the Kent School to its first playoff appearance in more than two decades ... In 2009 and '10, he led the Kent School to the New England finals ... As a senior in 2010, he was an all-state pick in Connecticut and was a three time WNEPSSA choice.