18 Mohamed Keita
18 Mohamed Keita
Birth Date: 12/16/1980
Height: 5-9
Weight: 165
Year: Senior
Hometown: Lanham, Md.
High School: New Hampton Prep
Previous College: Lynn University
Position: Forward
2004 (Senior):
Has been limited to action in 11 games with only one start due to an injury ... has two shots, including one shot on goal ... has come off the bench in the last two games against St. Bonaventure (Oct. 31) and Massachusetts (Nov. 5) after not playing since Oct. 10 against Richmond ... finished off a corner from Gatti in a 2-1 victory over Brown on Nov. 7.

2003 (Junior):
Named to Atlantic 10 All-Championship team after scoring the game-winning goal in both the Rams' semifinal and championship game victories ... scored his first goal of the season which was the only goal scored in Rhody's 1-0 semifinal victory over top-seed Richmond on Nov. 14 in the semifinals of the Atlantic 10 Championship ... followed that up with the game-winning goal in the 3-1 championship game victory over Temple on Nov. 16 ... played in 23 of the Rams' 24 games, starting 11 ... took 17 shots on the season with two goals.

2002 (Sophomore):
Played in all 20 games for Rhode Island, making 16 starts for the year ... tallied his first goal in a Rams uniform against intra-state rival Providence and then added a second goal in the game as the Rams won 3-0 on Sept. 18 ... scored the game-winning goal in overtime to help the Rams notch a 2-1 win over La Salle (Oct. 13) ... notched an unassisted goal to help Rhody to an impressive 4-1 road win against Fordham (Oct. 11) ... assisted on the game-winning goal in the Rams 3-2 win at the URI Soccer Complex against Duquesne (Oct. 20) in the final game at home of the 2002 campaign.

2001 (Lynn University):
Played for one season under coach Shaun Pendleton at Lynn ... scored two goals and helped lead the Fighting Knights to a 17-2 record and a berth in the NCAA Division II Championship.

High School:
Graduated from New Hampton Prep in 2000 ... helped lead the Huskies to the New England Class B Championship ... scored 32 goals in two seasons for coach Ben Brewster at New Hampton Prep, including netting two overtime goals in the playoffs to help his team qualify for the New England Class B Championship game ... also a standout wrestler, was the New England Champion in the 160-pound weight class ... also played club soccer for the Bowie Blaze, Falcons Soccer and Team United.

Mohamed Lamine Keita was born on December 16, 1980 in Sierra Leone ... son of Sekou and Kamara Keita of Lanham, Md. ... majoring in criminal justice with a minor in business.

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