Wildcats Open 31st Year of Varsity Soccer on August 23rd vs. Radford
Sophomore Nets Game-Tying and Game-Winning Goals for BIG EAST Win
Wildcats Set to Face Connecticut on Sunday
Second Half Surge Pushes Villanova to Victory
Wildcats Set to Host William & Mary, Seton Hall and La Salle this Weekend
2012 Appeared in 14 games while making 13 starts on defense, totaling 1,127 minutes on the pitch... Earned 13 consecutive starts to begin the season after transferring from American University... Attempted two shots and one shot on goal for the season... Tallied one goal for the year for two points, scoring in a 3-2 victory over La Salle (Sept. 9)... Registered shots vs. Saint Joseph's (Aug. 26) and La Salle (Sept. 9). BIG EAST: Appeared in six conference matches, earning five starts while totaling 403 minutes on the pitch... Helped the Wildcats defeat nationally ranked No. 16 Rutgers 2-1 in a crucial conference contest.
American University: Played two years of soccer at American and appeared in 27 games with 19 starts ... Started all 19 team games her sophomore year ... Totaled three goals, one assist and seven points while with the Eagles ... Led the team with three goals her sophomore year, including a game-winning tally against Holy Cross ... Also was second on the squad with seven points ... In two seasons attempted 38 shots (.079 shot percentage) and placed 17 shots on goal (.447 shot-on-goal percentage) ... Selected to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll both seasons ... Named to the Dean's List in both the fall and spring semesters as a sophomore ... Her grade-point average for the Fall 2010 semester ranked in the top 10 percent of all American student-athletes.
Club Team and ODP Experience: Has played for the Delaware United Blue Monkeys and previously the Berks SA Reading Rage (2007) and Hershey Tidal Force (2001-2006) ... With the Blue Monkeys was a Delaware State Cup champion in 2008 and 2009 as well as a Region I Tournament semifinalist in 2008 ... Her ODP experience includes being a member of the Super Y ODP National Pool in 2008 and a starter for the 2008 Region I ODP championship squad ... Member of the Eastern PA ODP team from 2004-08 ... Selected to the Region 1 ODP Pool in 2008 ... Attended the Region I camp each year from 2005-07.
Hershey High School: Received four varsity letters in soccer ... As a senior was named by the Harrisburg Patriot News to the first team Big 11 Soccer Team ... Previously was a third team selection as a junior and honorable mention choice as a sophomore ... Named to the Mid Penn Conference first team as a senior ... First team All-Star in the Keystone Division as a senior, and second team as a sophomore ... Her team went 21-4-1 her senior year and was a state semifinalist, as well as being ranked 19th in the nation in the final NSCAA rankings ... The team was also 19-0 in the regular season her junior year and won the Mid Penn championship ... Finished her high school career with totals of 25 goals and 21 assists for 71 points ... Also played basketball as a freshman and was a point guard ... Member of the Distinguished Honor Roll all four years ... Two-year member of the National Honor Society and three-year member of the Spanish Honor Society.
Personal: Born 7/24/91 in Durham, N.C... Younger of two children of Tom and Georgie Jones... Has an older brother, Alex, who was a collegiate rower at Susquehanna... Enrolled as a Marketing major in the Villanova School of Business.