Mike Lima

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Mike Lima
Personal information
Full name Mike Lima
Date of birth (1985-05-23) May 23, 1985 (age 29)
Place of birth Ludlow, Massachusetts, United States
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Unity AC
Number 13
Youth career
2004–2007 Franklin Pierce Ravens
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008– Western Mass Pioneers 26 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of August 8, 2010.
† Appearances (Goals).

Mike Lima (born May 23, 1985 in Ludlow, Massachusetts) is an American soccer player who currently plays for Western Mass Pioneers in the USL Premier Development League.

Career[edit]

College and Amateur[edit]

Lima attended Ludlow High School and played college soccer at Franklin Pierce University, winning an NCAA Division II national championship in 2007.[1] A member of the Massachusetts Olympic Development team in 2002/2003. A member of the Under 16/17 boys Region One Olympic Development team in 2002/2003. National Pool selection in 2002/2003. Nominated All-American/All New England honors. Awarded All-State honors in 2003. Played two seasons for Elms College in Chicopee, Massachusetts. Voted Northern Atlantic Conference Honorable Mention team in 2003/2004. Nominated Player of the Year in 2004/2005. Northern Atlantic Conference First team All-American 2004/2005. Northern Atlantic Conference point leader 2004/2005. Holds four all time records at Elms College; goals per season, goals per game,assist per game/season and career points. Holds three NCAA division three season records; goals per game, assists per game and overall points in 2004/2005. Played two seasons for the Franklin Pierce Ravens. Led Conference in assists in 2007. Received All-Conference award. Received NCAA All-Region first team selection in 2007.

Professional[edit]

Lima turned professional in 2008, signing with his hometown team Western Mass Pioneers, and made his pro debut on May 3, 2008 as a substitute in a 1-0 victory the Real Maryland Monarchs.[2]

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