8  Karim Boukhemis
Karim Boukhemis
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Huntington, W.Va.

High School:
Huntington

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 165

Position:
F/MF

Birthdate:
01/16/1985

2005 ... Second-team All-Conference USA honoree ... C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll selection ... tied for fourth in C-USA with 46 shots ... third in conference in shots per game (2.88) ... scored goal in tie at UCF ... assisted on Osric Flores' game-winning goal at South Carolina ... notched season-high six shots in 1-0 win over Memphis.

2004 ... Academic All-MAC honoree ... played in 19 matches and started 15 ... led Thundering Herd in goals (7), game-winning goals (3) and scoring (16) ... tallied winning goals in both double-overtime contests of UCF/adidas Kickoff Classic, leading Herd to tournament title ... also notched the game-winning score in Northern Illinois match ... assisted on Jeremy's Ashe's game-winning goal vs. Radford.

2003 ... one of three Marshall players to appear in all 18 matches ... tied for team lead with 35 shots ... recorded two goals in freshman season ... notched first career goal in 2-1 loss at No. 12 UAB ... scored only goal of game in 1-0 win over Bowling Green.

Prior to Marshall ...attended St. Joseph High School as freshman ... attended Huntington High School from sophomore to junior year ... his teams were sectional champion all four years ... was regional champion three times ... First-Team All-State player ... won midfielder of the year honors ... was leading goal scorer in high school.

Personal ... born Jan. 16, 1985, in Huntington, W. Va. ... son of Rabah and Dawne Boukhemis ... major is biology/pre-med.