Soccer Standout Levi Houapeu Named UMBC Athlete of the Month for September

And The Winner Is...

Senior Levi Houapeu

Senior Levi Houapeu of the men’s soccer team was named UMBC Athlete of the Month (September 2010) in a poll of fans conducted from Oct. 1-Oct. 6, 2010.

Houapeu now has seven goals in the eight September games and became the 11th player in school history to amass 25 career goals. He has 79 career points (26-18-70) and has moved into a tie for eighth place on UMBC’s all-time scoring list.  The nation’s leading scorer in 2009 is currently ranked 4th in the nation in goals per game (0.88) and fifth in points per contest (2.0).

Other nominees were freshman Lauren Kadet (women’s soccer), senior Sabrina Hoeks (volleyball) and senior Sara Parkinson(cross country).