I am a soccer player from the Ukraine. My objective is to combine my academic studies and sporting talent. I have the experience and motivation to work hard in both required attributes in order to leave an impact on the college team I represent. I have got a pretty good knowledge of English cause I have graduated from a British International school in the Ukraine. From the age of 12 I have played soccer on the highest level and dedicated a lot of time to it, so my skills are good enough. So I look forward to getting this chance to combine both sports and education in order to be successful in life.
Following NCAA guidelines Ivan’s GPA would meet U.S. requirements.
Primary Position: Striker (Central forward)
Secondary Position: any winger
Career winning goals: 15-20
15 goals for Dnipro FC in 2nd league of Ukraine for season 2017-2018
65 goals in Academy ( 4 seasons included) U13-U17 in Ukrainian championship
3rd place in Ukrainian championship U15
3rd place in Ukrainian championship U16
2nd place in Ukrainian championship U17
7 games for Ukraine National Team U17
Best goalscorer for FC Dynamo Kiev in U15 , U16 Ukraine championships
2016/2017 - 25 games
2017/2018 – 23 games
What makes you different?
I am a striker. My aim is to score goals and I do this job pretty well.
My dribbling and passing skills are also on a good level
Why do you want to compete in college?
Because I am very competitive person and I don’t like to loose.
I want to try myself in college with other peers.
I want to be successful in education and I seek to expand my knowledge.