Player Profiles



Michaela                           Abam
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Michaela
Abam
Class: So.
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Height: 5-8
Sport: Women's Soccer
Position: F

Biography

At West Virginia in 2014
• NSCAA/Continental Tire All-Central Region Second Team
• Big 12 Newcomer of the Year
• Soccer America Women’s All-Freshman Second Team
• TopDrawerSoccer.com Best XI Freshman First Team
• CollegeSports Madness Freshman of the Year
• All-Big 12 Newcomer Team
• Big 12 All-Tournament Team
• Saw time in all 22 matches and started six
• Paced team in goals (8), points (16) and game winners (4)
• Ranked No. 4 in the Big 12 in goals and No. 6 in points
• Season goal total is second-best all-time showing for a Mountaineer freshman; point total ranks No. 4
• Produced two two-goal performances (vs. Villanova, Sept. 21; vs. Baylor, Oct. 31)
• Scored first career goal and game winner in team’s 4-1 win over Duquesne on Sept. 14
• Tallied a career-high 10 shots twice; mark was team’s top single-game performance
• Two-time Big 12 Newcomer of the Week (Sept. 23, Nov. 3)
• Ranked No. 4 on TopDrawerSoccer.com Mid-Season Freshman Top 100
 
In High School
• Girls IMG Academy Top 150 (No. 18)
• No. 3-ranked player in the Texas region and No. 6-ranked defender nationally
• Played club for Texas Rush under coach Andy Squire
• U.S. Under-17 Women’s National Team member
• U.S. Youth National Team Program (U-14, U-15, U-17)
• Attended multiple Youth National Team camps
• Attended Harmony Science Academy Houston High
 
Personal
• Daughter of David and Natalie Abam
• One of four children
• Birthday is June 12
• Majoring in psychology
 
Abam’s Career Numbers
Year    M         MS       S          G         GWG   A          Pts       C/E
2014    22        6          68        8          4          0          16        1/0
 
Abam’s Single Game Career Highs
Shots   10 (2 times); last vs. Georgetown, 11/15/14
Shots on Goal 3 (2 times); last vs. TCU, 11/5/14
Goals   2 (2 times); last vs. Baylor, 10/31/14
Assists 0

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Posted: 5.15.15

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Posted: 4.9.15

Abam Earns Roster Spot on National Team
Posted: 2.18.15

Two Garner Soccer America Accolades
Posted: 1.20.15

Abam Invited to National Team Camp
Posted: 1.12.15

Abam Snags Big 12 Soccer Honor
Posted: 9.23.14

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Posted: 9.19.14

Mountaineer Invited to National Camp
Posted: 7.15.14


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