Illini Reached Fourth NCAA Sweet Sixteen; Flaws Broke School Record with NCAA-Best 23 Goals
Seven Illini Seniors Reflect on Memories from Illinois Soccer
Osoba Scores Game Winner, Flaws Nets Program-Best 19th Goal on Free Kick
Illini Forward Equals Emily Brown's School Record, Takes Over Top Spot in Nation with 18 Goals
Illinois Scores 16 Seconds into Game on Way to Third Straight Win
Photos from Illinois' Senior Day shutout (2-0) of Michigan State at the Illinois Soccer Stadium
Photos from Illinois' 6-2 victory over College of Charleston in the home opener at the Illinois Soccer Stadium
Midfielder Allie Osoba.
2013 - Senior: Played in all 23 games and made 19 starts ... Ranked third on the team with five goals ... Tied for fourth on the team with 11 points (5 goals and one assist) ... Scored goals against College of Charleston (8/30), Illinois State (9/1) and Indiana State (9/13) ad had the game-winning goals against Iowa (9/27) and Michigan State (10/27) ... Scored the second-fastest goal in school history against Illinois State, finding the net 16 seconds into the game off the opening kick off ... It was three seconds shy of the fastest goal in school history, which was 13 seconds by Lindsay Johnson against Penn State on Nov. 11, 2001 ... Took 22 shots and played 1,430 minutes ... Academic All-Big Ten.
2012 - Junior: Academic All-Big Ten ... Started in nine of 19 games played... Scored the game-winning goal in the 2-1 win at Indiana... Scored in back to back post-season games with goals vs. Ohio State in the Big Ten Championship game and at Missouri in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
2011 - Sophomore: Joined the Illini as a walk-on during the spring semester. Saw her first collegiate minutes against Gonzaga ... Tallied her first collegiate goal against Toledo ... Also saw time against Ball State, Oregon, Penn State and Indiana as a reserve midfielder.
2010 - Freshman: Was not a member of the Illini soccer team.
2010 Chicago Tribune All-Area and All-State First Team ... 2009-10 Chicago Southtown Star All-Area Team ... Four-time All-Southwest Suburban Conference ... Three-time All-Sectional honoree ... Was the leading scorer on the 2010 Carl Sandburg team and captained the team for two seasons ... Led Carl Sandburg to second place (2010) and third place (2009) finishes in the Illinois State Championships ... Won the 2007 WAGS and 2008 US Club Regional Championships with the Windy City Pride ... 2008-10 National Honor Society member at Carl Sandburg.
Daughter of Wayne and Mary Pat Osoba ... Has three sisters, Laura, Sara and Emily ... Major is Community Health ... Joined the Illini as a walk-on during the Spring, 2011 season ... Remains active in the Foundation for International Medical Relief for Children (FIMRC) and Volunteer Illini Projects (VIP) while volunteering at Crisis Nursery ... 2011 National Society of Collegiate Scholars, 2011 James Scholar and Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society at the University of Illinois.
Getting to Know Allie: Favorite Athletic Teams: The Chicago Blackhawks and Chicago White Sox ... Favorite Musicians: Brad Paisley and Rascal Flatts ... Favorite TV Shows: The Office and Desperate Housewives ... Favorite Illini Athlete: Dee Brown ... Most Influenced By: "My family, they always supported me and pushed me to be the best I could be."
Updated January 2014