June 8, 2005
ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y. - New St. Bonaventure men's soccer coach Mel Mahler announced that forward Kenny Boutsabouabane (Dallas, Texas/Duncanville) and defender Charlie Klingensmith (Carmel, Ind./Carmel) have signed National Letters of Intent to attend St. Bonaventure University.
Boutsabouabane scored 17 goals and added 17 assists this past season to lead Duncanville High School to a 23-3 record and the regional final of the Texas state playoffs. A two-time All-District selection, Boutsabouabane totaled 29 goals over his high school career. He also was a National Honor Society student.
Klingensmith was a first team All-State selection on defense last season. He scored six goals and added eight assists from his back line position and led Carmel High to a 9-5-1 record. Klingensmith was named Most Valuable Player of his district and was a member of the Indianapolis Star "Super Team."
The Bonnies lost four players to graduation last month and will return 16 regulars from last season's 8-9-1 club.