8 - Nikolas Albarran
Nikolas Albarran
Height: 5-8
Weight: 145
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Buffalo, N.Y.
High School: City Honors
Position: F
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Team: Lackawanna Yemen Soccer Club

2014: Appeared in 13 games … made two starts … recorded three goals … registered seven shots on net … 2014 NEWMAC Academic All-Conference. 

2013: Appeared in 15 games throughout the season … scored one goal and notched two assists for four points … scored the game-winning goal in MIT’s 4-1 victory over Brooklyn (9/01) … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference.

2012: Played in six games … recorded one assist.

2011: Played in four games.

Off the Field at MIT: Majoring in mechanical engineering with a concentration in product design … conducted a UROP in the CADLAB/Product Design Lab … MIT Scholarship … vice president of Sigma Chi fraternity.

High School: A 2011 graduate of City Honors High School … two-year captain … three-time first team all-high Buffalo Public Schools … D'Youville Cup Player of the Year … all-western New York honorable mention … Section VI all-western New York boys soccer team scholar athlete … holds the records for goals in a season (22) and career (66) … New York State Section VI Class B2 champions … two-time D'Youville Cup champions … was the captain of the basketball and track and field teams and also played baseball … Class Officer … Student Council Officer … National Hispanic Scholar … Business First Western New York All-Academic Team … WIVB Scholar Athlete … first place at NOBCChE National Science Fair … silver medal at NAACP ACT-SO National Physics Competition.

Club: Lackawanna Yemen Soccer Club, Delaware Soccer Club.