11 Kemal Nuspahic
11 Kemal Nuspahic
Height: 5-11
Weight: 165
Year: Jr.
Hometown: East Petersburg, Pa.
High School: Warwick
Position: Fwd/Mid
Major: History

2010: Begins his junior season as one of the most dangerous attacking players in the region … is an outstanding finisher … carries a unique confidence that helps him play at a high level … has deceptive speed … plays at a quick pace … possesses outstanding experience having been a key cog in the Spartan attack since his freshman campaign.

2009: Started 21 of the 22 games in which he appeared … scored eight goals, the second-highest total on the squad … named to the All-Capital Athletic Conference first team for the second time… selected to the NSCAA All-South-Atlantic Region first team for the second time … notched two game-winning scores, York’s 1-0 win over Susquehanna on September 1 and their 3-0 triumph over Kean on September 16 … distributed six assists during the year … tallied two goals and two assists during postseason play, including a goal and a helper against Amherst in the Spartans’ 2-0 victory in the second round of the NCAA Tournament … helped the Spartans to their fourth CAC Tournament championship … was part of York’s fifth consecutive trip to the NCAA Tournament.
2008: Had one of the most decorated freshman seasons in the history of York College athletics … played in 19 of York’s 20 games … started 16 contests … was named to the first-team NSCAA All-South Region … selected to the All-Capital Athletic Conference first-team … was chosen as the CAC Rookie-of-the Year … scored 11 goals, tying him with All-American and CAC Player-of-the-Year Jon Ports for the team lead … tallied a team-high eight game-winning goals … registered six assists, the second-highest total on the squad … notched a goal and an assist in four contests … part of a squad that posted an 18-game winning streak during the regular season … ranked as high as #2 in the country … made the NCAA Tournament for the fourth straight season … Spartans finished the year with an undefeated 18-0-2 record.
Personal: Is a history major with a minor in German … is the son of Halid and Vesna Nuspahic … born on Mary 14, 1989 … played club soccer with the PA Classics … club squad were state champions in 2005 and Disney Showcase champions … names Zlatan Ibrahimovic as the person his most admires and his favorite athlete … hobbies include playing the guitar … chose York because of the soccer program, campus, and inexpensive cost … most significant athletic achievement is winning back-to-back state championships in high school, a first in school history … lists his most memorable athletic moment while with the Spartans as defeating Messiah College 2-1 in 2007 at Messiah … after graduation he plans on getting a job teaching German and using his language capabilities throughout his career.