Columbia Men's Soccer BIO
Vana Markarian
Player Profile:
Vana Markarian 2779447
Position: Midfielder
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 170
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Ottawa, Ont.
High School: Burnaby Central
Major: Enrolled at Columbia College

2016: Earned Ivy League Rookie of the Year and second team All-Ivy League honors ... Ended the season with two goals and one assist while starting 14 matches ... Scored a game-winning goal against Central Connecticut (Sept. 10) becoming the Ivy League Rookie of the Week ... Helped the Lions to their third consecutive overtime win with a header goal against Princeton (Oct. 15) while adding an assist on a John Denis goal in the first, becoming the Ivy League Rookie of the Week.

Personal: Captain of the U-16 and U-18 Canadian National teams ... Took part in the U-20 Canadian national team camp in 2015 ... Captain of the Vancouver Witecaps FC of the United States Soccer Federations Development Academy … Graduate of Burnaby Central Secondary after attending St. Francis Xavier High School until his junior year … Will attend Columbia College ... Born in Tehran, Iran … The son of Anahid and Raffi Markarian.

Year GP GS G A Pts.
2016 14 14 2 1 5
 Total 14 14 2 1 5
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