Robert Refai
11 Robert Refai

Uppsala, Sweden

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Height / Weight:
5-11 / 152



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First-Half Goals Hold Up For Wisconsin In Victory

Badgers top Panthers, 2-0

2011: Capped his UWM career with a fine senior campaign, earning All-Horizon League Second Team honors ... led the Panthers in points with 16 and goals with seven ... both totals were career highs - in fact, had accumulated 15 points (5G/5A) in 48 career games heading into his breakout 2011 campaign ... finished fourth in the league in goals scored and seventh in points, with his goal total the highest for any UWM player since 2005 ... made nine starts in 18 games, recording 30 shots and a pair of game-winners ... started the season off with an assist in opener against IPFW Aug. 26 ... scored in both games of the Panther Invitational to earn All-Tournament honors ... made it three games in a row with a goal when he found the back of the net against Marquette Sept. 9 ... struck for the game-winner at Butler Sept. 24, ending the Bulldogs 10-game unbeaten league streak and giving them first conference loss at home in over four years ... scored goals in three straight games for the second time on the year, finding the back of the net against Michigan State Oct. 4, Detroit Oct. 8 and Wright State Oct. 15 ... assisted UWM's lone goal in the league tournament loss at UIC Nov. 5 ... named to the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll.

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2010: A medical redshirt in 2010, maintained senior eligibility ... appeared in one game against Vermont Sept. 6, recording a shot.

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2009: Tied career-best with 16 games played ... made nine starts ... his 31 shots tied for the team lead ... had two goals on the season, which also tied for the team lead ... first goal of the season came against Virginia Tech Sept. 6 ... also found the back of the net against Oakland Sept. 20 ... career-best six shots against Cal State Fullerton Sept. 11 ... sent three of four shots on goal against Valparaiso Oct. 24 ... recorded five shots in Horizon League Tournament contest against same Crusaders Nov. 10.

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2008: Started eight games among 15 appearances as a sophomore, setting career-highs with 19 shots and three assists ... finished with a goal and three assists on the year ... tied career-high with three shots on two occasions - against SIUE Sept. 20 and at Detroit Oct. 3 ... netted the game-winner against SIUE ... two assists against Butler Sept. 28 was a season-best for UWM ... also had an assist at Cleveland State Oct. 5 ... played all 90 minutes against Loyola Oct. 18 and against Wright State Nov. 6.

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2007: Finished third on the team in scoring as a freshman, recording two goals and two assists ... made 12 starts among 16 appearances on the year ... tallied 17 shots ... first point came on an assist against Drake Sept. 14 ... scored goals in back-to-back games against Valparaiso Sept. 29 and Butler Oct. 5 ... also had an assist against Butler for a season-high three-point effort ... had season-best three shots against both Drake and Butler.

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Celsiusskolan: Spent three years on his high school team ... also played with the club team IK Sirius in Uppsala, starting in 1999 ... tallied 93 goals and 91 assists in 190 career games, including three goals and six assists in 2007 ... set career-highs with 17 goals in 2000 and 15 assists in 1999 ... won a Swedish championship and received numerous accolades ... named one of the best five players in Uppsala District.

Personal: Son of Magdy and Annette Refai ... born March 1, 1988 ... favorite club is Inter ... has worked as a soccer coach for kids ... dad is a coach with Sirius ... brother Sebastian plays for IK Fyris and sister Maria plays for Team Sunnersta IF ... a finance major at Milwaukee.

Robert Refai
Career Statistics
Season G/GS Shots Goals Assists PK-A Points
2007 16/12 17 2 2 0-0 6
2008 15/8 19 1 3 0-0 5
2009 16/9 31 2 0 0-0 4
2010 Redshirted -- recorded 1 shot in 1 game
2011 18/9 30 7 2 0-0 16
Totals 66/38 98 12 7 0-0 31
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