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Kwame Awuah
Kwame  Awuah

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Toronto, Ontario

High School:
Dante Alighieri Academy

Height / Weight:
5-7 / 160

Position:
Midfield

Birthdate:
12/12/1995


11/12/2015

Four Huskies Earn Spots On All-Conference Squads

Junior co-captain Kwame Awuah was tabbed as The American's Co-Midfielder of the Year on Thursday

10/11/2014

Awuah And Larin Push UConn Past Tulsa, 2-0

Connecticut held its opponent to just five shots for the second straight match

01/15/2014

Four Huskies Earn Honors From Soccer America

Kwame Awuah and Cyle Larin both named to All-Freshman Teams

12/18/2013

Looking Back At The 2013 Season

The Huskies finished the season ranked No. 9 by the NSCAA

12/02/2013

No. 10 UConn Moves Past No. 1 UCLA In Penalty Kicks

The Huskies advance to play Virginia on Friday at 7 p.m.

11/19/2015

UConn vs BU NCAA

UConn vs BU NCAA 1st Round (photo by Stephen Slade)

09/01/2015

UConn vs Quinnipiac

UConn vs Quinnipiac (photo by Stephen Slade)

10/25/2014

UConn vs SMU

UConn vs SMU Men's Soccer

10/11/2014

UConn vs Tulsa

UConn v Tulsa Men's Soccer

11/22/2013

UConn vs Quinnipiac

UConn vs Quinnipiac Men's Soccer NCAA

AS A JUNIOR (2015): Started in all 22 games for the Huskies as one of two co-captains… Named American Athletic Conference Co-Midfielder of the Year and earned a spot on the league’s All-Conference First Team… Finished first in the league with 12 assists and a 0.55 assist per game mark… Also collected three goals, including a pair of scores in UConn’s 3-1 comeback win over Boston University in the NCAA Tournament on Nov. 19… Ranked ninth in The American with 0.82 points per game.


AS A SOPHOMORE (2014):
Made the start in each of the Huskies' 19 matches on the season... Tallied a team-high five assists and finished third on UConn in points (9) and fourth in goals (2)... Scored the game-winner against Temple (Nov. 8) and Tulsa (Oct. 11)... Recorded 20 shots during the year and played a pivotal role in a Connecticut midfield that tallied five shutouts in conference play... Named to the American Athletic Conference Honor Roll on Oct. 13 after his game-winner against the Golden Hurricane.

AS A FRESHMAN (2013):
Started in 22 of 23 games as an outside back... Named to the 2013 American Athletic Conference All-Rookie Team... Earned a spot on the Soccer America All-Freshman Second Team... Netted his first career goal against top-seeded UCLA in the NCAA Tournament Third Round... Recorded an assist in his first collegiate appearance against St. Francis (N.Y.) (Aug. 30)... Was part of a defense that recorded 12 shutouts... Named to the Conference Honor Roll (Sept. 9) after helping a UConn defense that held Boston University (Sept. 6) to just eight total shots.

PRIOR TO UCONN: A member of the Canadian National Team pool, Awuah is also a squad player on the U14-U16 Ontario Provincial Program ... Earned an Ontario Summer Games bronze medal in 2010 ... Team won the Ontario Futsal Cup Championship in 2008 and the Nutrilite National All-Star Championship in 2009 ... Squad advanced to the Nutrilite National All-Star Finals in 2011 and won the 2012 Adidas Potomac Tournament ... Honored as the Dante Alighieri Varsity boys soccer MVP after scoring 15 goals in eight games.

PERSONAL: An exploratory major ... Born Dec. 2, 1995.

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