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Richard Nyarko

Class: Senior
Position: M/D
Height: 6-0
Weight: 165

Previous School: Texas-Brownsville

Hometown: Accra, Ghana

2011 (Jr.)
• Played in all 20 games, starting 18
• Named to Big South Presidential Honor Roll

2010 (So.)
• Played in all 18, with six starts
• Posted three points on a goal and an assist
• Assisted on a goal in win over St. Francis (N.Y.) at the Sculley Memorial Tournament (Sept. 12)
• Scored first goal as a Flame in 3-0 victory at Winthrop (Sept. 25)
• Received first Liberty start against No. 2 North Carolina (Oct. 12)

Previous School
• Attended University of Texas-Brownsville in 2009-10
• Helped the Scorpions win the Red River Athletic Conference and reach the NAIA National
Tournament
• Texas-Brownsville finished as the only undefeated NAIA team with a 17-0-2 record, falling in the national tournament on penalty kicks
• The Scorpions finished the year ranked 15th in the NAIA national poll

Prep
• Graduate of Liberty Christian Academy
• 2008 VISAA Division I All-State first team member

Personal
• Majoring in business: international business