8 Stefan Vaziri
8 Stefan Vaziri
Height: 5-8
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Birmingham, Ala.
High School: Oak Mountain
Previous College: Northern Illinois University
Position: D/MF

2012... Was named a Presidential Scholar on the Peach Belt Conference Presidential Honor Roll... appeared in 19 matches, including 17 starts... finished with two goals and three assists during his senior season... finished with 13 points and four shots on goal... scored one goal each against Tampa and UNC Pembroke.

2011... Appeared in 12 games with two starts... had an assist against Young Harris College... took 13 shots, including four on goal... named a Presidential Scholar on the PBC Presidential Honor Roll.

2010... Played at Division I Northern Illinois University... did not see any game action.

2009... Played at Division I Northern Illinois University... appeared in 17 matches for the Huskies, putting six shots on goal.

High School... Competed at Oak Mountain High School for current UM golf coach Justin Pratt who was then the Oak Mountain boys soccer coach... team captain of the 2008 Class 6A AHSAA Champions... recorded 10 assists and one goal... earned Birmingham News first-team All-Metro and first-team All-State honors... named to Birmingham Metro All-Conference and All-Tournament teams and NSCAA/adidas All Region III South Team... selected to play on the North team in the Alabama All-Star game... scored seven goals and had seven assists to help lead team to AHSAA Class 6A Championship as a sophomore... had three goals and three assists as a freshman... Team Captain of the Birmingham United Soccer Association U18 Academy... won four straight State Cup Championships from 2004-07 and in 2001 and 2002... one of eight Alabama players to participate in training with the UANG Tigers in Monterrey, Mexico... member of the Olympic Development Program (ODP) State team and was named a Region III Team alternate... participated in ODP International Experience.

Personal... A journalism major at UM... has two brothers, Jonathan and Kayhan...  he is the son of Saied and Kelly Vaziri.