2012: Started all 17 games he appeared in on the back line in his final season at Milwaukee ... emerged as an offensive threat as well, finishing the season second on the team in points with eight ... recorded 19 shots, scoring three times while adding a pair of assists ... named to the Panther Invitational All-Tournament Team ... assisted UWM's goal in a 1-1 draw against Loyola Sept. 29 ... scored the game-winner in back-to-back games against UIC Oct. 6 and Wisconsin Oct. 10 ... struck for the golden goal on an overtime header against the Flames ... became first UWM player to record back-to-back winners since 2004 ... also had a career-high four shots in that game against UIC ... other assist came against Cleveland State Oct. 20.
2011: Started and appeared in 10 games in his first season at Milwaukee ... scored one goal and added an assist overall, taking seven shots ... first start came against UAB Sept. 18 ... scored a goal and took a season-high three shots in UWM's Chancellor's Cup victory over Green Bay Sept. 28 ... had an assist and two shots in 2-2 draw at Detroit Oct. 8 ... named to the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll.
Prior to UWM: Spent two seasons at Lees-McRae College, helping Bobcats reach the NCAA Championship as a freshman in 2009 ... started 41 of the 43 games he appeared in over two seasons, with LMC recording a 31-8-5 record ... scored nine goals and had 10 assists for 28 points in that span ... earned Conference Carolinas All-League honors and was also selected to the North Carolina All-State Team.
Danum: Played four years of soccer at the high school level ... two-time South Yorkshire champions.
Personal: Son of Mick and Shirley Bladen ... nickname is "Blades" ... a kinesiology major ... born Nov. 23, 1990 ... chose UWM because he knew he would be playing for good coaches with similar ambitions ... career goal is to hopefully play professionally and then become a successful coach in the long run ... played club soccer for Scunthorpe United FC ... most memorable sports moment was scoring the winning penalty kick at the 2009 NCAA Final Four ... lists golf and cricket as hobbies ... has done volunteer work for Habitat for Humanity.