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Full name
  
Jarius Holmes

2006–2007
  
McKendree Bearcats

Education
  
McKendree University

Place of birth
  
Japan

Name
  
Jarius Holmes

Current team
  
St. Louis Lions

Playing position
  
Midfielder

Role
  
Soccer player

Position
  
Midfielder

Number
  
12

Height
  
1.73 m


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Date of birth
  
(1986-03-26) March 26, 1986 (age 29)

Jarius Holmes (born March 26, 1986 in Japan) is an American soccer player, currently playing for St. Louis Lions in the USL Premier Development League.

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Youth and Amateur

Holmes grew up in Shiloh, Illinois, attended O'Fallon Township High School, and played college soccer at McKendree University and at Southwestern Illinois College. While at McKendree, he was two-time All-Conference selection and was named American Midwest Conference Newcomer of the Year in 2006. He was the first McKendree University player to sign a professional outdoor soccer contract.

During his college years, Holmes also played with the St. Louis Lions in the USL Premier Development League, and with local St. Louis amateur club, Fortels (FSC).

Professional

Holmes joined the USL First Division expansion franchise Austin Aztex in 2009. He made his professional debut on April 18, 2009, in Austin's USL1 season opener against Minnesota Thunder.

He was released by the Aztex at the end of the 2009 season., and re-signed for the St. Louis Lions in 2010.

References

Jarius Holmes Wikipedia


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