Illini Return Seven Starters from 2013 Sweet Sixteen Team
Illini Reached Fourth NCAA Sweet Sixteen; Flaws Broke School Record with NCAA-Best 23 Goals
Illini look to build upon 2011 success
Illini New and Old Return After A Successful 2011 Campaign
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2013 - Sophomore: Played in 13 games, recording a goal and an assist in 199 minutes ... Scored first career goal at Louisville (8/25) ... Tallied first career assist against FIU (9/15) ... Took two shots ... Played a career-high 38 minutes at Purdue (10/4) ... Academic All-Big Ten.
2012 - Freshman: Did not see action.
Four-year letterwinner with the soccer and track teams at East Ridge High School ... Two-time All-Suburban East Conference, All-Sectional and All-State ... Pioneer Press Greater Twin Cities All-Metro honoree ... Helped East Ridge to the state championship as a freshman ... Was selected as the team captain in 2011 and has twice been named the team's MVP (2010-11) ... Plays club soccer for the Minnesota Thunder, winning an ECNL state championship with the squad in 2011 ... 2007-10 Olympic Development Program (ODP) regional player.
Born Aug. 6, 1994 ... Majoring in finance ... Has two basset hounds, Olive and Feta.
Updated September 2014