Highlights from the celebration of the NIU men's soccer team's 1-0 win over Western Michigan
2012: Made one appearance, starting against Bowling Green, playing 15 minutes.
2011: Missed the entire season due to a foot injury.
2010: Earned four starts in 11 matches played. Tallied five shots, two on goal. Took two shots against Cleveland State.
2009: Appeared as a reserve against Lafayette and Milwaukee.
High School: As a senior, scored two goals in the sectional semifinal match to lead Deerfield to victory. Scored the overtime game-winning goal in the regional final his junior year. High honor roll all four years and a member of the Spanish Honor Society as a junior and senior. Participated in DECA Business Club his last two years.
Club: Participated with Sockers FC, and FC Chicago.
Personal: Born Feb. 8, 1991 in Evanston, Ill. Son of Soudabeh and Ali Shams.