9 Ahinga Selemani
9 Ahinga Selemani
Height: 5-8
Weight: 175
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Ann Arbor, Mich.
High School: Ann Arbor Pioneer HS
Position: Forward
g 5
a 2
pts 12
gw 1

UC Santa Barbara
2015 All-Big West Second Team 

Michigan
Spent one season at Michigan, where he was the College Sports Madness Preseason Freshman of the Year in 2014 ... Appeared in 18 matches with 13 starts ... Ranked second on the team for the year in goals (three), assists (two), points (eight), shots (37), and shots on goal (16) ... Was named to the Big Ten All-Freshman Team at the conclusion of the season ... Scored his first career goal on Oct. 26, 2014 against Indiana ... Team went 6-9-3 on the season.

High School/Club
Played for the CSA Wolves Academy (2011-14) and lettered twice with Ann Arbor Pioneer High School ... Was a member of the USA U-20 National Team in 2014 ... Also spent time in the USA U-17 National Team Residency Program ... Was ranked as the No. 3 prospect of the 2014 class by College Soccer News, and the No. 12 national/No. 1 Great Lakes Region player by Top Drawer Soccer ... Won the Niigata National Tournament with USA U-17 team in 2013 ... Was the leading scorer for CSA in each of his years with them ... Was an honor roll student in high school ... Made All-State at Ann Arbor Pioneer in 2011 after leading the team to a district championship ... Also competed in basketball in high school (2011).

Personal
Ahinga Bienvenu Selemani was born on Mar. 15, 1996 in Moncton, New Brunswick (Canada) to parents Manyongo Slemani and Fatuma Alinoti ... Has five siblings: Abwe-Yohali, Kalenga, Joseph, Rose, and Elvis ... Goes by the nickname "Jings" ... Plans on majoring in economics ... Aspires to play soccer professionally ... When not playing soccer, he is sleeping, working out, or hanging out with family ... Can't do without the FIFA video game ... Before a game, he prays ... Can best be described as a hard worker ... Most memorable sporting moment is scoring his first competitive travel soccer team goal with the Michigan Wolves ... Would like people to know he's very dedicated ... Would love to play with Chelsea FC's Eden Hazard, his favorite athlete ... Chelsea is his favorite pro team ... Calls Stepbrothers his favorite movie ... Likes to watch Game of Thrones ... His favorite book is Roots by Alex Haley.

Recent Games
Oct 28 Sacramento State W, 2-1
Oct 31 at UC Davis W, 1-0
Nov 11 UC Davis W, 1-0
Nov 14 Cal State Fullerton L, 1-0
Nov 22 South Carolina W, 1-0
Nov 29 at Clemson L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 23 10
Games started 22 10
Goals 5 1
Assists 2 0
Points 12 2
Shots 57 22
Shot Pct .088 .045
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 1 0
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 22 Westmont (Exhibition) W, 4-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Aug 28 Stanford W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 4 vs. Denver T, 2-2 1 0 0 0 5 .000 0-0 0
Sep 6 at New Mexico L, 2-1 1 1 0 2 4 .250 0-0 0
Sep 11 at Yale W, 2-0 1 0 1 1 5 .000 0-0 0
Sep 13 at UConn L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 18 Col. of Charleston W, 3-1 1 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Sep 21 at UCLA W, 4-2 1 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 0
Sep 25 Akron L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 27 San Diego W, 4-0 1 1 1 3 3 .333 0-0 0
Oct 1 at UC Irvine W, 3-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 3 at CSUN W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Oct 8 UC Riverside W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 10 Cal State Fullerton W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 14 at Sacramento State L, 5-2 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 17 at Cal Poly L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 6 .000 0-0 0
Oct 21 UC Davis W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 24 Cal Poly T, 2-2 1 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 0
Oct 28 Sacramento State W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 31 at UC Davis W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Nov 11 UC Davis W, 1-0 - 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 1
Nov 14 Cal State Fullerton L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Nov 22 South Carolina W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Nov 29 at Clemson L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2015-16 23 22 .22 .09 .52 2.48 .088 .96 .386
2016-17 20 20 .35 .10 .80 2.55 .137 1.20 .471
Total 43 42 .28 .09 .65 2.51 .111 1.07 .426
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2015-16 23 22 5 2 12 57 .088 22 .386 1 0 0-0 1
2016-17 20 20 7 2 16 51 .137 24 .471 2 0 0-0 4
Total 43 42 12 4 28 108 .111 46 .426 3 0 0-0 5
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 23 22 .22 .09 .52 2.48 .088 .96 .386
Conference 10 10 .10 .00 .20 2.20 .045 1.30 .591
Exhibition 1 1 .00 .00 .00 1.00 .000 .00 .000
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Home 12 11 .25 .08 .58 2.08 .120 .83 .400
Away 10 10 .20 .10 .50 2.70 .074 1.20 .444
Neutral 1 1 .00 .00 .00 5.00 .000 .00 .000
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Wins 14 13 .21 .14 .57 2.21 .097 .93 .419
Losses 7 7 .14 .00 .29 2.57 .056 1.00 .389
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August 1 1 .00 .00 .00 1.00 .000 .00 .000
September 8 8 .38 .25 1.00 3.38 .111 1.00 .296
October 10 10 .10 .00 .20 2.20 .045 1.30 .591
November 4 3 .25 .00 .50 1.75 .143 .25 .143
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 23 22 5 2 12 57 .088 22 .386 1 0 0-0 1
Conference 10 10 1 0 2 22 .045 13 .591 0 0 0-0 0
Exhibition 1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0
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Home 12 11 3 1 7 25 .120 10 .400 1 0 0-0 1
Away 10 10 2 1 5 27 .074 12 .444 0 0 0-0 0
Neutral 1 1 0 0 0 5 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0
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Wins 14 13 3 2 8 31 .097 13 .419 0 0 0-0 1
Losses 7 7 1 0 2 18 .056 7 .389 1 0 0-0 0
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August 1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0
September 8 8 3 2 8 27 .111 8 .296 1 0 0-0 0
October 10 10 1 0 2 22 .045 13 .591 0 0 0-0 0
November 4 3 1 0 2 7 .143 1 .143 0 0 0-0 1