Lawrence Olum currently plays for the Minnesota Thunder soccer team. He transferred to Minnesota Thunder from the Portland Timbers in March 04, 2009.
Olum started his career with the Portland Timbers in 2007 where he played as a midfielder. He attended college at Missouri Baptist University where he led the Spartans to the conference championship his senior season. He also received three All-American honorable mentions in his career.
He went on to play with the St. Louis Lions in 2006 and led them to a 7-3-6 record in their inaugural season. Olum led the Lions with nine goals. The Portland Timbers took him on in 2006 and he played 44 games, scored 6 goals, and tallied one assist.