Oakland University picks up JuCo transfer

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Amara Soumah, who finished among the nation's leading scorers in Junior College soccer this past season, has verbally committed to Oakland University.

In 14 matches, he had 17 goals and 11 assists at Illinois Central Community College.

The Denver, Colo., native formerly played club soccer for Real Colorado and Colorado Rush Nike.

Soumah becomes part of an Oakland University recruiting class that includes Jerson Carrasco, Zoumana Cisse, Shawn Claud Lawson, Nathan Rose and Jacob VanderLaan. Cisse and Soumah are teammates at Illinois Central Community College.