Northern Highlands High School: Lettered three years in soccer and one year in basketball ... Also played one year of softball ... First team all-league selection in 2006 and 2008 and a second team choice in 2007 ... Named honorable mention all-county in 2008 and was an all-state pick in 2008 ... Played against fellow Villanova incoming freshman Jaclyn Wood during high school ... Member of the National Honor Society ... Recipient of the AP Scholar Award (2008) and the New Jersey Student-Athlete award (2009).
Personal: Born 10/23/90 in Ridgewood, N.J. ... One of five children of Thomas and Karin Battle ... Siblings are Lauren (26), Erika (24), Alexandra (22) and Kristine (16) ... Sister, Erika, played soccer as a freshman at Villanova and was a defender ... Chose to attend Villanova as a legacy student and for the school's academics and beautiful campus ... Has yet to declare a major.