1967 Hermann Trophy Winner
College: Long Island University
Hometown: Donbas, USSR
Markus attended Long Island University where he played on the men’s soccer team for three seasons from 1965 to 1967. He led the school to three consecutive NCAA appearances in his three years. In 1965, he scored 35 goals in 14 games for 70 points and a place in the NCAA record book. Over his three-year career, he scored 79 goals in 49 games. In 2000, LIU inducted Markus into its Athletic Hall of Fame. After finishing his collegiate career, he played a single season (1968) with the New York Generals of the North American Soccer League.
In mid-1990s Dov Markus taught at Sheepshead Bay High School in Brooklyn, New York while refereeing NCAA games. He retired some time before 2000.