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Amar

Sejdic

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#10

Midfielder
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 170
Year: Junior
Hometown: Louisville, Ky.
High School: Vista Grande HS

Bio

As a Junior in 2017: Started all 19 games...notched three goals and four assists...helped the Terps record six shutouts in their first eight matches..notched a penalty kick tally and an assist against Northwestern (9/29)...tallied an assist at UConn (10/2)...assisted on Sebastian Elney's winner at Ohio State (10/6)...scored a pair of goals and assisted on another in a 5-4 win at Wisconsin (10/13)...helped the Terps notch nine total shutouts...Big Ten Player to Watch.

As a Sophomore in 2016: First Team All-Big Ten...posted nine goals and nine assists in 2016...notched an assist in a 2-1 victory over Georgetown (9/2)…Recorded a goal and an assist in a 4-1 win over USF (9/5)… nailed a penalty kick in a 3-2 overtime victory over Penn State (9/18)…tallied two assists in a 4-0 victory over Northwestern (9/30)…scored on a penalty kick in a 2-0 victory over San Diego (10/3)…named Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week (10/4)…recorded two assists in a 3-2 win over Wisconsin to clinch the Big Ten title (10/14)...posted a goal against Michigan State in the Big Ten semifinals (11/11)...scored two goals against Providence in the second round of the NCAA Tournament (11/20).

As a Freshman in 2015: Named Big Ten Player of the Week after opening weekend...tabbed one of top 10 freshmen in college soccer by Top Drawer Soccer...played in 15 matches as a rookie...has two goals and two assists in 2015...played a role in a 0-0 tie against #4 Notre Dame...scored two goals in a 4-0 win over St. John's (8/30)...contributed to a 2-1 defeat over #1 UCLA (9/4)...tallied one assist in 4-1 win over Wisconsin (9/27)…recorded one assist in 2-0 win over Villanova (10/5)....helped with shutout efforts of Indiana (10/16) and #17 Washington (10/23).

Before Maryland: Ranked #50 by Top Drawer Soccer and #37 by College Soccer News…spent a year in Holland at top youth academy…played for U-18s with Real Salt Lake Academy.

Personal: Amar Sejdic was born on Nov. 29, 1996…son of Rizah and Elvira Sejdic…chose Maryland because of the business school and soccer success…craziest ambition is to skydive over Dubai…major is business.

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