17 - Verly Jean
Verly Jean
Birth Date: 05/04/1991
Height: 5-8
Weight: 155
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Somerville, MA
High School: Somerville
Position: D

NOTABLESOutstanding athleticism ... Tough, hard-nosed defender that will have the assignment of marking opponents number one scoring threats ... Great at defending 1v1 attacks ... Should also pose a threat attacking out of the backfield.

2010 Played in 15 games, including 14 starts on his way to being named a First Team All-Conference selection by the Little East Conference ... Served as the Beacons' most consistent defender, and was typically assigned to mark opponents' biggest scoring threats ... Helped the team shut out Suffolk in the season opener, a 1-0 UMB victory... Notched three assists on the season and took 12 shots... Credited with shutting down some of the league's more dynamic scorers.

2009 Played in the first 15 matches on the year, starting 13 contests in the backfield before missing the final two matches with a leg injury ... Netted his only goal of the season in his collegiate debut vs. Suffolk University on September 8 ... Was an integral part of the Beacons defense that recorded four shutouts on the season including back-to-back 4-0 win over Becker and Newbury College on September 30 and October 8.

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Played soccer for Somerville High School ... Named a Greater Boston League All-Star for the Highlanders ... Selected the SHS Defensive Player of the Year ... Grew up in Port-au-Prince, Haiti ... Born May 6, 1991 ... Son of Gabriel Jean ... Undecided on major ... Would like to pursue a career in civil engineering.