Men's Soccer
Mark Halma - Men's Soccer - University of Kentucky Athletics 11


  • height 6-2
  • class Senior
  • High school West Des Moines Valley

Saw action in 20 games while starting 13, including the final 11 at striker … Scored three goals and registered three assists … Netted game winner against Belmont for first career goal … Also scored against UNC-Asheville and Memphis … Had four-game point streak early in the season … Assisted on the game-tying goal in tie at Louisville … Ranked fourth on team with 30 shots, putting 14 of them on goal … Awarded one yellow card.

Played four years for coach Aziz Haffar … Led team to Iowa State Championship as a senior after a third-place finish in junior season … Tabbed the Gatorade State Player of the Year, the NSCAA State Player of the Year and an NSCAA All-American as a senior … Also earned first-team All-State honors as a junior after scoring 24 goals and setting a school record with 32 assists … In 2002, became the first Iowa native selected to any national team by the U.S. Soccer Federation when he joined the U-15 squad.

Full name is Mark Thomas Halma … Son of John and Peri Halma … Has two older brothers, Dustin (22) and Daniel (20) … Born on Feb. 11, 1988 in Long Beach, Calif.

Halma’s Career Stats

Year  GP-S   G  A  Pts  Sh  SOG  YC-RC  GW  PK-Att2006  20-13  3  3   9   30   14   1-0    1   0-0
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