Illini Hand Out Six Different Team Awards on Sunday
Athletes from Five Fall Sports Recognized for Excellence in the Classroom
Stucky Starts Scoring, Flaws Adds Pair of Second-Half Goals
Coach Rayfield Earns 200th Career Win, 155th Victory at Illinois
Illini Post 29-4 Edge in Shots, Win Third Straight Game
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
Defender/Midfielder Aliina Weykamp.
2013 - Redshirt-Sophomore: Started all 23 games on defense and played 1,903 minutes ... Scored the first penalty kick in the 3-1 PK shootout victory at Washington State that sent the Illini to the second round of the NCAA Tournament ... Recorded a career-high three assists ... Had an assist in back-to-back games against College of Charleston (8/30) and Illinois State (9/1) ... Other assist came at Ohio State (9/20) ... Took 13 shots with six on goal ... Academic All-Big Ten.
2012 - Redshirt-Freshman: Played in all 23 games and made 10 starts while compiling 1,619 minutes ... Started the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinal rally over Minnesota by scoring the first goal for the Illini ... Lone assist came in 4-1 Senior Day win over Nebraska ... Converted both her penalty kicks in shootout victories over Minnesota and Missouri ... Academic All-Big Ten.
2011 - Freshman: Served as a substitute against Gonzaga and Toledo, taking a position in the midfield as a ball-winning threat in the air, totaling 98 minutes between the contests ... Suffered a season-ending injury and redshirted the remainder of the season.
Lettered all four seasons on the varsity squad at Grand Haven ... Four-time All-District Division-I and All-Area First Team ... Second Team All-Michigan as a senior (2011) and Third Team All-Michigan as a junior (2010) ... Four-time Muskegon Chronicle All-Area First Team ... OK Red Conference Female Athlete of the Year in soccer following her final season at Grand Haven ... MRL Premier Division Champion, Region II Champion and CASL Showcase Champion with her club team, the Michigan Hawks ... Member of the Michigan ODP (2006-10), Region II (2009-10) and International Region II teams (2009) ... Graduated with honors from Grand Haven, also earning membership in the National Honor Society and being named a Grand Haven Scholar Athlete.
Born April 13, 1993 ... Parents are Robert and Helen Weykamp ... Has two siblings, Lydia and Alex ... Majoring in psychology ... Favorite athletic moment was going to Portugal with the ODP Regional Team ... Her parents most influenced her athletic career because they sacrificed a lot to help her pursue her dreams and goals ... Favorite actor and actress are Jude Law and Jennifer Aniston ... Favorite musicians are Chris Brown, Jack Johnson and the Zac Brown Band.
Updated September 2014