5 Kevin Okapal
5 Kevin Okapal
Height: 5-11
Weight: 185
Year: Senior
Hometown: Sylvania, Ohio
High School: Sylvania Northview
Position: Defender
Experience: 4L

Career Stats

As A Senior (2010) | Game-By-Game-Stats
Named to the ESPN Academic District 1 First Team (Nov. 2) … selected to the A-10 Academic All-Conference Team (Nov. 10) … earned NSCAA Scholar All-East Region honors (Feb. 3) … played in 18 games, starting all of them … had the primary assist on the first Bonnies goal against Niagara (Oct. 3).

As A Junior (2009) | Game-By-Game Stats
Named to the Atlantic 10 Academic team … One of six players to appear and start in all 19 games over the season … part of the a strong defense that held four opponents scoreless … had 10 shots including eight on goal as an outside fullback on the Bonnies’ backline … tallied his first career goal and a career-high three assists for a total five points … one of four backfield players to take 10 or more shots … had one shot in the loss against Wright State (Sept. 3) … picked up his first point of the season with an assist at Niagara (Oct. 4) … tacked on another assist in the first A-10 contest of the season on the lone goal against Fordham (Oct. 9) … took two shots against Xavier (Oct. 18) and at Temple (Oct. 23) … scored the insurance goal in a 2-0 win at Saint Joseph’s (Oct. 25) … followed his first career goal with his third assists on the season at Rhode Island (Oct. 30) … hit one shot against Fordham (Nov. 12) in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic 10 Championship.

As A Sophomore (2008) | Game-By-Game Stats
Was once again the model of consistency and leader of a stellar defensive unit that pitched five shutouts over the season ... one of only four players to appear and start in all 16 games over the season ... had one shot in the 2-0 decision against Atlantic 10 rival Duquesne (Oct. 25) ... assisted the defense in allowing only 24 goals, the seventh lowest total in the A-10 ... collected his first career collegiate point when he assisted on Matt Culo's game-winning goal in a 2-1 over George Washington (Nov. 9).

As A Freshman (2007) | Game-By-Game Stats
Developed into a regular starter as an outside fullback on the Bonnies' defense ... joined the starting side in 13 of 16 contests in his rookie campaign, including starting roles in the last 10 matches ... fired two shots from the back with his first career strike in a 3-2 victory over Charlotte (Oct. 14) ... played a key role in helping the club allow the second fewest goals in the Atlantic 10 ... assisted the defense in holding three conference opponents scoreless.

High School
Selected to the NSCAA/Adidas All-America and All-Region teams as well as to the All-Ohio first team in 2006 ... tallied career marks of 31 goals and 30 assists ... as a senior, he garnered Northwest District Player of the Year honors after leading Sylvania Northview to a 14-2-2 record ... notched 14 goals and 12 assists in 2006 ... two-time All-District and All-Northern Lakes League selection ... guided his team to a #6 ranking in the state of Ohio during his final run in high school ... in his career, he helped guide Sylvania Northview to two Northern Lakes League championships.

Personal
Son of Kim and Jim Okapal ... has one sister (Kelly) ... father wrestled at the University of Toledo ... was a member of the Honor Roll of Excellence and National Honor Society ... hopes to be a physician ... biology major.