Soccer-JObimbo Roster
#17 James Obimbo
Pos: MF
Height: 5-10
Weight: 150
Year: Fr
Major: Business Administration
Parents:
Birthday: April 18
Hometown: Nairobi, Kenya
High School: Nairobi Academy

2011:  First-year player with exceptional skills that will be showcased on the outside of the midfield...has excellent speed and uses it to take on opponents...learning the defensive side of the game...possesses vast potential but could earn some playing time this year.

Nairobi Academy: A four-year performer, he was an offensive threat who improved his numbers through each succesive season...played mostly in the midfield and found some playing time at forward, too...in his freshman campaign, he scored 19 points (seven goals, five assists) in 11 matches...a year later, he tallied 21 points (seven goals, seven assists) in 15 matches...as a junior, he scored 14 goals and seven assists en route to 35 points...capped an outstanding prep career a year later when he found the net 15 times while dishing out nine assists (39 points)...voted the squad's Footballer of the Year twice.