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Kenny Anaba
Kenny Anaba

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Westerville, Ohio

High School:
Worthington Christian

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 195

Position:
F

Birthdate:
01/20/1986


2006 Second team All-BIG EAST selection...named to NSCAA All-Great Lakes Region third team...led Bearcats for second straight season with seven goals...also added five assists for 19 points...tallied five game winners, including BIG EAST championship-clinching goal against Villanova...ranked eighth in the BIG EAST in points, sixth in goals, eighth in assists and second in game-winning goals...named BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Week and earned spot on College Soccer News and Soccer America National Teams of the Week on Sept. 18...scored game-tying goal and assisted on game winner against No. 12 Notre Dame...also earned a spot on the BIG EAST honor roll on Oct. 23.

2005: Third team All-BIG EAST selection...led Bearcats with nine goals and 21 points...ranked fourth in the BIG EAST in goals and fifth in points...scored game-winners against Xavier, Bowling Green and DePaul...scored in eight of the final 12 matches of the year, including four straight...tallied a pair of assists in 3-1 win against Villanova.

2004: Saw action in 14 matches ... tied for third on the team with two assists ... recorded first career helper against Bowling Green.

High School: Helped Worthington Christian to three appearances in the state final four...first team all-state as a senior and two-time all-district and all-conference honoree ...Columbus Dispatch Athlete of the Year and conference and district player of the year as a senior after recording 40 goals and 20 assists... set school-record for single-season goals and points and was named NSCAA/adidas All-Region IV... recorded 81 goals and 42 assists in career.

Club: Helped Premier Adidas to three Ohio South State Cup Championships ...was USYSA Region 2 semifinalist in 2002.

Personal: Born Jan. 20, 1986 ...son of Rowland and Margaret Anaba...cousin Chinedu Ndukwe plays safety for the Cincinnati Bengals.

Academic Major: Marketing.

Honors: Topcat Scholar (Winter 2005, Spring 2006)...Bearcat Scholar (Fall 2004)...Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll (2004-2005).