14 - Omar Cummings

Position:   Forward
Birthdate:   7/13/1982
Hometown:   Old Harbour, Jamaica
Height:   5'10"
Weight:   165

BIO

PROFESSIONAL

  • Scored three goals and tallied five assists in 16 games during 2016 season
  • Posted a streak where he recorded at least one point in three of four games
  • Single-match high three points against Saint Louis FC
  • Earned a spot on the USL Team of the Week twice
  • Drafted 31st overall by Colorado and played for the Rapids from 2007-12
  • 2011 MLS All-Star Game participant
  • Voted 2007 team’s Rookie of the Year
  • Scored two goals in 11 appearances in ‘07
  • Also had a pair of goals and two assists in nine MLS Reserve League games
  • Posted the game-winning goal against Chivas USA
  • Second on the with six goals scored in 2008 to go along with four assists
  • Personal-high and tied for first in the MLS with 12 assists in 2009
  • Named the team’s Most Valuable Player that same year after notching eight goals
  • Fired 82 shots to sit second in the MLS in 2009
  • Posted three assists in a single game against Chivas
  • 2009 MLS Player of the Week
  • His goal against Real Salt Lake was tabbed the MLS Goal of the Week
  • Had the assist on the fastest goal in MLS history, 16 seconds into the match from Conor Casey 
  • Guided the Rapids to the 2010 MLS title
  • Surpassed his previous mark with a team-high 14 goals to finish fourth in the MLS
  • Chipped in three assists while playing in a career-high 29 games with 28 starts
  • MLS Player of the Month for September
  • Had a five-match scoring streak and tallied seven goals 
  • Had the MLS Goal of the Week against New York
  • Started in all four playoff games in 2010 and logged an assist
  • Voted an MLS All-Star in 2011
  • Played the first half versus Manchester United
  • Scored a goal in a wild-card win over Columbus Crew
  • Played in five and started in three CONCACAF Champions League matches, totaling a goal
  • Posted six goals and two assists in 2012
  • In 2013, had the game-winning, and series-winning goal in extra-time against New York in Eastern Conference Semifinals second leg
  • Notched the tying goal in the in the 92nd minute against New York in Eastern Conference Semifinals first leg
  • Logged two seasons with the Houston Dynamo, 2013-14
  • Spent the 2015 year with the San Antonio Scorpions 
  • Earned 37 caps with the Jamaican national team

COLLEGE

  • Started his collegiate career at Cincinnati State, playing from 2003-05
  • 2004 NJCAA All-American
  • Played the 2005-07 seasons at the University of Cincinnati
  • Two-time NSCAA All-Great Lakes Region first-team honors
  • Led the Bearcats to a Big East title in 2006
  • Consensus All-Big East first-team selection twice

HIGH SCHOOL

  • Competed at Old Harbor and Jonathan Grant
  • Voted to the 2002 All-Manning Cup team
  • Member of the 2001 Walker Cup championship team

YOUTH

  • St. Catherine Youth Club player
  • Led the club to the 1994 U-14 and ’98 U-17 parish championships

 

USL

Career Stats (Regular Season)

Year

Club

GP

GS

G

A

MINS

SHOTS

SOG

FC

Y

R

2016

FC Cincinnati

18

8

3

5

754

13

9

0

0

0

Career Totals

 

18

8

3

5

754

13

9

0

0

0

 

Career Stats (Post-Season)

Year

Club

GP

GS

G

A

MINS

SHOTS

SOG

FC

Y

R

2016

FC Cincinnati

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Career Totals

 

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

 

Career Stats (Cup)

Year

Club

GP

GS

G

A

MINS

SHOTS

SOG

FC

Y

R

2016

FC Cincinnati

2

1

1

0

90

8

5

0

0

0

Career Totals

 

2

1

1

0

90

8

5

0

0

0

 

Career Totals

GP

GS

G

A

MINS

SHOTS

SOG

FC

Y

R

 

20

9

4

5

844

21

14

0

0

0