Today’s Throwback Thursday photo is of former UNC Asheville men’s soccer great Kane Lawson prior to his senior season in 2000.


Lawson played for the Blue & White from 1997-2000 and was a starter his entire career as a striker. He led the Bulldogs in goals and points each year he played and finished his career as the school’s fifth all-time leading goal scorer with 25 and sixth in points with 62.


Kane was an All-Conference performer for the Bulldogs each year. He was second team Big South in 1997, 1998 and 1999 before earning first team All-League honors in 2000. Kane was a member of the Big South’s All-Tournament team in 1999 and 2000.