Wildcats Increase BIG EAST Record to 2-1 with Win
Wildcats Start Strong in BIG EAST Conference Play
Villanova Improves to 3-3-2 with the Win
Villanova Looks to Rebound vs. St. Francis (Pa.) on Sunday
Wildcats Improve to 2-2-2 with the Victory
VUWSOC vs. St. John's, 10.12.2014 Senior Day Higgins Soccer Complex Villanova, Pa.
Career: Has appeared in 46 games while making 14 starts through her junior season... Totaled 1,795 minutes on the pitch through three seasons of play... Registered three goals and seven assists for 13 career points... Taken 39 shots and placed 18 on goal for a .462 shot on goal percentage.
2013: Appeared in all 19 games on the season while making eight starts during her junior campaign... Totaled 893 minutes on the pitch... Registered one goal and five assists for seven points on the year... Took 22 shots and placed 11 on goal for a.500 shot on goal percentage... Recorded her only goal of the season vs. Rutgers (Sept. 20)... Tallied assists in games vs. Lehigh (Sept. 1), James Madison (Sept. 6), Richmond (Sept. 8), Butler (Sept. 26) and Xavier (Oct. 3)... Took a career-high five shots vs. DePaul (Oct. 6)... 4th on the team with seven points on the season... 2nd on the team with five assists on the year... 5th on the team with 22 shots and 11 shots on goal... Averaged 1.16 shots per game, 0.05 goals per game, 0.26 assists per game and 0.37 points per game on the year. BIG EAST: Appeared in all nine conference contests while making three starts vs. DePaul (Oct. 12), St. John's (Oct. 12) and Georgetown (Oct. 27)... Totaled 430 minutes on the pitch in BIG EAST games... Tallied assists vs. Butler (Sept. 26) and Xavier (Oct. 3)... Tied for 2nd on the team with two assists in conference games... Averaged 0.89 shots per game, 0.22 assists per game and 0.22 points per game in BIG EAST action. BIG EAST Championship: Started in the Wildcats first round game against the DePaul Blue Demons which resulted in a 1-0 loss to conclude the 2013 season.
2012: Appeared in 15 games wile earning four starts vs. Richmond (Aug. 31), VCU (Sept. 2), William and Mary (Sept. 7) and La Salle (Sept. 9)... Tallied two goals and one assist for five points on the season... Tied for fourth on the team with five points... Attempted 11 shots with six shots on goal... Recorded her first collegiate goals vs. Richmond (Aug. 31) and VCU (Sept. 2), earning her BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll laurels. BIG EAST: Saw action in eight conference matches, playing 232 minutes... Attempted five shots and had two shots on goal in BIG EAST action... Registered an assist vs. Connecticut (Sept. 23). BIG EAST Championship: Appeared in the Wildcats first round game against the DePaul Blue Demons, which resulted in a 3-0 loss to conclude the 2012 campaign.
2011: Played in 13 games and earned two starts ... Tallied one assist and one point on the season ... Attempted six shots with one shot on goal ... Recorded her first collegiate point with an assist on the game-winning goal against Saint Joseph's; BIG EAST: Saw action in nine conference games and made both of her starts against league foes ... Started consecutive games at Rutgers and against Seton Hall ... Collected a season-high two shots in home wins over Pittsburgh and Cincinnati.
Indian River High School: Earned four varsity letters in soccer ... Regional All-American as a junior and a senior ... Chosen as the top player in her conference both of those years ... Selected as the Gatorade Player of the Year for Delaware as a senior ... First team all-conference selection all four years ... Three-time first team all-state honoree and a second team pick once ... Named one of the top three players in the state as a junior and a senior ... Academically achieved High Honor Roll status all four years ... Winner of the Superior Academic Achievement Award in 2010 and the Best GPA Award in 2009.
Personal: Born 1/14/93 in Salisbury, Md. ... Youngest of three children of Fred and Linda Forte ... Siblings are Jay, Greg and Jonathan ... Brother, Greg, played college soccer at Mount St. Mary's and Jonathan played at UNC-Wilmington ... Enrolled as an Accountancy major in the Villanova School of Business.