14   Dominique Badji
Dominique  Badji

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Dakar, Senegal

High School:
Episcopal (Va.)

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 175

Position:
F

Birthdate:
10/16/1992


03/05/2015

Badji Signs Contract with Colorado Rapids

Terriers to now have three active players on an MLS roster

02/20/2015

Badji Making Noise in MLS Preseason Training

2014 Patriot League Player of the Year scores in Desert Diamond Cup start against Sporting KC

01/20/2015

Badji Selected by Colorado in 2015 MLS Draft

Reigning Patriot League Offensive Player of the Year becomes seventh Terrier to join a Major League Soccer club

12/12/2014

Badji Earns Invite to 2015 MLS Player Combine

Senior first Terrier since Michael Bustamante in 2013 to attend annual event

12/10/2014

Badji, Madzongwe earn NSCAA All-Region Honors

Badji placed on the first team after receiving third-team accolades in 2013

10/08/2011

Men's Soccer

Taken from the BU All-Access show on October 8, 2011

09/20/2014

Men's Soccer vs. Princeton (9-20-14)

Photos from the Terriers' 2-2 draw vs. Princeton.

09/16/2014

Men's Soccer at Northeastern (9-16-14)

Photos from the Terriers' 2-1 victory at Northeastern. Photo Credit: Steve McLaughlin

08/29/2014

Men's Soccer vs. Fordham (8-29-14)

Photos of the Terriers' 1-0 overtime victory over Fordham. Credit: Mike Tureski

08/14/2014

Men's Soccer Kicks Off Preseason

Photos from the start of head coach Neil Roberts' 30th preseason with the Terriers at Nickerson Field.

10/02/2013

Men's Soccer at Brown (10-1-13)

Photos from the Boston University men's soccer game at Brown. Credit: Steve McLaughlin

BU Today: Soccer via Senegal - Dom Badji's unconventional road to the game

AWARDS

• 2014 Patriot League Offensive Player of the Year
• 2014 NSCAA All-Region First Team
• 2014 Patriot League All-Conference First Team
• 2013 NSCAA All-Region Second Team
• 2013 Patriot League All-Conference Second Team
• 2011 America East Rookie of the Year
• 2011 America East All-Conference Second Team
• 2011 America East All-Rookie Team

AS A SENIOR IN 2014

Led BU to its first conference championship final appearance since 2009 with a personal-best eight goals and four assists for 20 points ... Earned the Terriers' first conference year-end top offensive player award since Joachim Kaland was recognized by the America East in 2001 ... Tallied three game winners ... Headed in the golden goal in 1-0 win over Army to send the Terriers to the Patriot League title game ... Also had the game winner against the Black Knights on Oct. 4 and against defending conference champion Navy on Sept. 27 ... Tallied two goals against Princeton (Sept. 20) after earning a goal and assist at Northeastern (Sept. 16) ... Also had assists in win over Fordham (Aug. 29), Lafayette (Oct. 18) and Colgate (Oct. 29).

AS A JUNIOR IN 2013

Appeared in 16 games, making 13 starts ... Earned Patriot League All-Conference Second Team and NSCAA All-Region Second Team honors after finishing sixth in the conference with a team-high six goals ... Also finished sixth in points per game (2.0) ... Ended the year second in shots per game (3.52) ... Scored first goal off a penalty kick in 2-1 victory over Hofstra (Sept. 11) ... Tallied four goals over three games, starting with one vs. Loyola Maryland (Oct. 26) ... Earned his first career multi-goal game with two at Colgate in a 3-0 victory ... Followed with one at American while finishing with a season-high eight shot attempts.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2012

Started in all 18 games ... Finished fifth on the team in points with eight off three goals and two assists ... Scored a goal at Stony Brook (Oct. 5) and against Harvard (Oct. 16) ... Netted a goal at then-No. 1 North Carolina (Sept. 2) ... Recorded assists against Hartford (Sept. 29) and Adelphi (Oct. 2) ... Led BU in shots (65) and shots on net (23).

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2011

Started in 17 games ... Earned America East Rookie of the Year honors ... Named to the America East All-Conference Second Team and was a unanimous choice for the America East All-Rookie squad ... Led the team with 13 points (5g, 3a) ... Named America East Rookie of the Week on Oct. 24... Tallied his first career goal against Seton Hall on Sep. 9 ... Recorded two assists on Sep. 18 at UMass.

BEFORE BOSTON UNIVERSITY

All-State First Team member as a junior and senior ... ESPN Rise All-Virginia First Team honoree his senior year ... Also played baseketball and track and field.

PERSONAL

Born on Oct. 16, 1992 in Dakar, Senegal ... Son of Daniel Badji and Clotilde Coly ... Has one younger brother, Charles ... Enrolled in the School of Management, majoring in business.

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