1999: Second on the team in scoring (40 points) and in goals (8) scored two goals in win vs. Eastern Illinois (3-0) scored two goals in first two games back from dislocated knee including game-winner against Ohio State (5-2) scored game-winning goal against Iowa (2-0) in Quarterfinals of Big Ten Tournament named to second team All-Big Ten.
1998: Tied with Emily Brown for the team lead in scoring (33 points), while leading the team in goals scored (14) ranked second in the Big Ten in points and third in goals in the league scored first career hat trick on Sept. 10 vs. Ohio State led the Illini with four game-winning goals -- vs. Illinois State (1-0), Louisville (9-0), Ohio State (5-1), and Washington University (7-1) added two game-winning assists...started all 20 games at forward Brown and Baldwin combined for 27 of the teams 56 goals, while freshman accounted for 36 of the 56 posted a school-record 78 shots on goal, including eight shots vs. Ohio State and 7 vs. Western Michigan her two goals each vs. Louisville and Washington University had four shots and part of offense which kept the pressure on Penn State in 3-2 narrow loss at Illinois Soccer Field set an Illinois record with four game-winning goals named to the All-Freshman Great Lakes team.
Prep Highlights: Played for the Long Island Select team from 1991-92 and 1995-97 and was a member of the New York state team in 93 broke high school scoring record in 1996 (18 goals in 13 games) and 97 (29 goals in 14 games) earned teams Most Valuable Player award and elected to Lindenhurst High School Hall of Fame for accomplishments in soccer at Lindenhurst, named all-state as a senior, all-county as a junior, and all-conference as a sophomore captain coached by Tony Byrne in high school.
Personal: Born on Nov. 11, 1980 daughter of Arthur and Linda Baldwin. Favorite TV Show: The Real World. Nickname: Baldy. Who has had the biggest influence on your soccer career and why? My dad and brother Mike--they always pushed me to my limits, made me go out and train and tried to make the best that I could be. Favorite class/instructor: Sports Psychology/Dr.McAuley. Favorite Quote: "Our greatest glory consists not in never falling, but in rising everytime we fall."--Confucious
Baldwin's Career Statistics
Year GP/GS SOG G A Pts. GWG GWA 1998 20/20 78 14 5 33 4 2 1999 14/12 40 8 1 17 2 0 Total 34/32 118 22 6 50 6 2