16 Danleigh Borman
16 Danleigh Borman
Birth Date: 01/27/1985
Height: 5-9
Weight: 160
Year: Senior
Hometown: Cape Town, South Africa
High School: Westerford
Position: M

Career Honors:

  • Selected 7th overall in the 2008 MLS Supplemental Draft (New York Red Bulls)
  • 2007 Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second Team
  • 2006 Atlantic 10 Championship Most Outstanding Player
  • 2006 Atlantic 10 All-Championship Team
  • 2007 Preseason All-Conference Team
  • College Soccer News National Team of the Week (Nov. 6, 2006)
  • Soccer America National Team of the Week (Nov. 8, 2006)
  • 2004 Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Year 

Career Totals:

  • Goals: 7
  • Assists: 16
  • Points: 30 (tied, 45th all-time at URI)
  • Games Played: 83 (tied, fourth all-time at URI)
  • Games Started: 77 

2007 (Senior):
Was an Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second Team selection... Finished the season with nine points on one goal and seven assists... Tied for second among all league players in the assists category... Recorded an assist in URI's 2-0 blanking of Providence on Sept. 3... Tallied two assists in a 4-1 win against Maine on Sept. 30... Set up the game-winning goal in URI's 2-1 victory over Xavier on Oct. 12... Scored the game-winning goal in a 2-1 win over Dayton on Oct. 14... Recorded an assist on the game-winning goal against La Salle on Nov. 4... Picked up two assists in URI's 4-2 victory at Saint Joseph's on Nov. 11.

2006 (Junior):
Finished the season with nine points on two goals and five assists... Recorded an assist against Loyola Marymount on Sept. 8... Assisted on the game-winner at George Washington on Oct. 2... Recorded an assist in URI's 6-1 win over Saint Joseph's on Oct. 15... Scored a goal and had an assist against Brown on Oct. 18... Scored the only goal in URI's 1-0 win over Richmond in the A-10 Semifinals... Recorded an assist in URI's 2-0 blanking of Saint Louis in the Atlantic 10 Championship game... Named to the 2006 A-10 All-Championship Team... Received the A-10 Tournament's Most Outstanding Player award and went on to be named to the College Soccer News and Soccer America National Teams of the Week.

2005 (Sophomore):
Started in 21 out of the 22 games played as an attacking midfielder... Scored his first goal of the season in URI's 4-3 overtime victory against Harvard... Recorded an assist in Rhody's 2-1 win over Richmond... Registered an assist against Brown in the first round of the NCAA Tournament... Finished the year with a total of five points on one goal and three assists.

2004 (Freshman):
Named 2004 Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Year... Played in 20 games and started 17... Tallied an unassisted goal against Dayton on Oct. 17... Recorded an assist at La Salle on Oct. 22... Scored a goal in a 2-1 win at Fordham on Oct. 24... Tallied a goal against Massachusetts on Nov. 5... Finished the season with seven points on three goals and one assist.

High School:
Played at Westerford High.

National Team Experience
Made the U-19 South African National Team at the age of 17.

Personal:
Born January 27, 1985... Son of Daniel and Natalie Borman... Kinesiology major.