Boys Soccer: Obama's Kouyate filling the net often

Written by Brad Everett on .

Abe Kouyate has scored more than a handful of goals this season. In fact, the Obama Academy forward is among the top scorers in the WPIAL.

Kouyate had scored 11 goals heading into Thursday's Class AA Section 5 match at Montour. He ranked 15th among WPIAL players coming into the week.

Kouyate's biggest outing came on Sept. 21 against Carrick, when he scored five goals.

Obama's second-leading scorer is Malcolm Mitchell. He's scored five goals.

Obama is 3-5 overall, 2-5 in section play. Its wins have come against Keystone Oaks (3-1), South Side Beaver (5-1) and Carrick (13-1).