TAMPA – Former University of South Florida men’s soccer standout Kevon Neaves has signed a professional contract with the Swedish second division soccer club Koping FF.
Neaves, a midfielder from Petit Valley, Trinidad, played for USF from 2005-08 and recorded 13 goals and 19 assists for 45 career points. Last year he finished third on the team in points with 10 on three goals and four assists.
For his efforts during the 2008 campaign, Neaves was a All-BIG EAST Conference first team selection and was also named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) All-Northeast Region Team.
The Bulls finished this past season as the 2008 BIG EAST Champions, including a perfect 8-0-2 record at home. During the NCAA tournament, the Bulls beat Harvard, 2-1, in the second round, and then defeated UNC Greensboro, 3-1 in penalty kick’s, in the Sweet 16 to advance to the NCAA Elite Eight.