- Lars Willemse
Lars  Willemse


Veenendaal, Netherlands

High School:
Beekdal Lyceum

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 175




Sophomore Season (2014)
- One of six Blazers to start in all 20 contests in 2014
- Key part of the UAB defense that held opponents to one goal or less in 11 games and pitched four shutouts
- Finished fifth on the team in points with seven
- Tallied one goal in the match vs. Missouri State on Sept. 23
- Second on the team in assists with five
- Named to the Holiday Inn Hurricane Classic All-Tournament Team
- No. 1 in assists in conference games only
- Named to the C-USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll

Freshman Season (2013)
- Played in 16 games in his first season on campus, the second-most amongst the UAB freshmen
- Started in seven games
- Recorded two assists on the year
- Member of the UAB backline that registered five shutouts on the year
- Part of a UAB defense that allowed only 23 goals on the year, which ranks sixth in program history
- Named to the Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll.

High School
- Attended Beekdal Lyceum for his high school education

Other Soccer Info
- Played for the Vitesse FC youth team for the past seven years, one of the top youth academies in the Netherlands.

- Born Lars Maurits Willemse on March 5, 1995 in Neenendaal, Netherlands
- Son of Rob and Jolanda Willemse
- Has one brother, Stan, and one sister, Fleur
- Marketing major