Illini look to build upon 2011 success
Illini show great individual development over 2012 spring season
Illini look to improve on 1-1-1 spring record at Ramblers
Trio of Illini net one goal each; Mutz nabs game-winning tally in second half
Goalkeeper Lizzi Sanscrainte.
2012 - Sophomore:Served as a backup goalkeeper for her sophomore season.
2011 - Freshman: Made her first collegiate appearance at Northwestern, closing out the final five minutes and 53 seconds of the contest without facing an on-target shot from the Wildcats.
High School: Two-time All-NSC Lake Conference, All-Sectional and Daily Herald All-Area ... 2010-11 Pioneer Press All-Lake Shore First Team ... Chicago Fire All-State All-Academic Special Mention ... Three-time NSC All-Academic Team ... Earned three letters with the varsity squad at Adlai E. Stevenson ... Totaled nine shutouts and a 0.95 goals-against average as a senior ... Earned Palatine Tournament championship and finished runners-up in the Champions Division (IWSL) with ELA Elite ... Has two years of experience with the ODP goalkeeper academy ... Four-year gold honor roll and math and science scholar awards recipient at Stevenson.
Personal: Daughter of Bill and Michelle Sanscrainte ... Has one sister, Emily ... Major is chemical engineering.
Getting to Know Lizzi: Favorite Athlete and Why: "Jonathan Toews, because he shows heart and determination and, whenever he plays, he gives it all he has." ... Who most influenced your athletic career?: "My parents and my goalkeeper coach, Doug Cardosi, for believing in me and helping me get to this point in my soccer career." ... Favorite Athletic Teams: Chicago Blackhawks and FC Barcelona ... Favorite Quote: "The person that said winning isn't everything, never won anything." -Mia Hamm ... Favorite Musicians: Tokio Hotel ... Favorite Athletic Moment: "Getting an assist and a shutout in the second game of my senior season [at Adlai E. Stevenson]."