Ema Boateng Named “Freshman to Watch”

Ema Boateng (Photo courtesy PresidioSports.com)
Ema Boateng (Photo courtesy PresidioSports.com)

SANTA BABRARA, Calif. – Incoming freshman Ema Boateng was named to Top Drawer Soccer's top-10 "Freshmen to Watch" list on Tuesday morning.

The Cate School standout is fresh off of picking up Gatorade Player of the Year honors. A midfielder out of Ghana, Boateng helped the Rams to a 20-2-1 record and the CIF Southern Section Division VII Championship this past season. He scored 32 goals, passed for 19 assists and was a repeat selection as the Southern Section Division VII Player of the Year.

For the complete list of "Freshmen to Watch" click here

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