BLAST ANNOUNCE SIGNING OF 3 PLAYERS
Blast re-sign Forbess and Houpeau, add Eli Galbraith-Knapp
Baltimore, MD- Baltimore Blast President and General Manager, Kevin Healey, announced today that team has signed defender Karou Forbess, forward Levi Houpeau, and defender Eli Galbraith-Knapp. The Baltimore Blast will be playing in the Major Arena Soccer League (MASL) this season after finishing 18-2 last year and advancing to the league championship series.
Karou Forbess is coming off his first season with the Blast in which he played in 6 games recording 1 goal and 1 assist before being moved to the injured reserve. Levi Houpeau enters his third season with the Blast. Last year he recorded 13 points with 6 goals and 7 assists as well as a goal and 2 assists during the playoffs.
Eli Galbraith-Knapp played outdoor this summer for the Tulsa roughnecks in the USL. In 16 games played he recorded 1 goal and 1 assist as a defender. He was a member of the San Diego Sockers Reserve team last season and spent time with the US Arena National Team. Galbraith-Knapp played collegiately at the University of San Diego where he started 74 out of 77 career games, the 6th most starts in school history.