Muratovic Selected To NJCAA All American Team (1-8-14)

Nijaz Muratovic, a freshman midfielder on the Jefferson College soccer team, has been selected as an NJCAA Soccer All American for 2013. Muratovic scored 6 goals and delivered 5 assists for the Vikings who finished their season at 16-7 and won the 2013 NJCAA Region XVI title.

Muratovic prepped at Mehlville Sr. High School where he was an all-conference performer. He hails from St. Louis, MO and is pursuing an associate degree and will study graphic design upon transferring from Jefferson College.

Jefferson College head coach Ricardo Garza has this to say about the 2013 All American: “Nijaz was a very important piece to our offense this season.  Nijaz is the most creative player in our region and will do very nice things next year. I expect Nijaz to have a long and successful career.”

In addition to being named a 2013 NJCAA All American Muratovic was also selected First Team All-Conference in the Midwest Community College Athletic Conference and was named 2013 NJCAA Region XVI Player of the Year.

Last Updated ( Wednesday, 08 January 2014 )