Date of Birth: 10/13/1994
Hometown: Lagos, Nigeria
Height: 6' 4"
Uzo, the PDL's #9 prospect, also returns for the 2018 season. Uzo made 6 appearances for the club after being signed in late August. He added one assist to his tally in a loss to Swope Park Rangers at home. Uzo trained with the Switchbacks early last season before joining Myrtle Beach. Uzo played 1,032 minutes in 14 games, tallying 13 goals and adding three assists before joining the club.
Prior to joining Myrtle Beach, Uzo attended Coastal Carolina his senior year where he played in 18 of Coastal's 20 matches during the 2015 season, leading to the Chanticleers to an appearance in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. He was named to the All-Big South First Team and was twice named to the TopDrawerSoccer.com National Team of the Week.