Storm FC signs Venezuelan midfielder Victor Lawrence
Storm FC announced on Thursday that the club has signed the Venezuelan midfielder Victor Lawrence. Storm FC signed the 20-year-old to a one year amateur contract.
Lawrence (5-10, 175) is originally from Caracas, Venezuela. In 2011, Lawrence began his collegiate career at Belhaven University where he played his freshman, sophomore and junior years. Lawrence made 66 appearances (15 goals and 9 assists). Lawrence arrived at Belhaven University after playing at Santiago de Leon de Caracas, Venezuela.
Lawrence was a member of the 2012 NAIA National Championship Team and was also named the 2012 NAIA National Championship Tournament MVP.
“I am really happy to be part of this huge project, it is a privilege. Storm Fc is singing great players, so we are going to have a good team. I am looking forward to meet the coaches and my teammates and I am sure it is going to be a great season,” Lawrence said.
“I want to do my best to help the team, and also get better everyday to grow up as a person and as a player. I know this experience will help me to achieve my goals.”
Enrique Cortina, Director of Soccer, describes Lawrence as a technical player who usually plays as a winger but also can play as offensive midfielder.
“Victor fits our style of play. He is confident in possession,” Cortina said. “Victor is an exceptional talent and a great signing.”
Lawrence is majoring in Business Administration.