JUNIOR (2007): Played in all 21 matches with 20 starts...recorded a team-best 78 saves and nine shutouts on the season...posted a team leading 071 goals-against-average...played in 1,780:55 minutes, while only allowing 12 goals...named second-team All-WCC...recorded career-high eight saves in a 0-0 tie against UCLA (9/14/07)...posted shutouts against No. 22 Duke (9/22/07), Arizona State (10/7/07) and closed the season by not allowing a goal in her final 255:35 of action...ranked third in the WCC in GAA and second in the WCC in shutouts with nine...was named WCC Player of the Week once...was named to the Soccerbuzz National team d the week once.
SOPHOMORE (2006): Played in 13 matches with 11 starts...posted a team-leading goals-against-average of 1.21...recorded a record of 8-4-0, including a team-leading five shutouts...recorded a team-leading 38 saves...concluded the season with three consecutive shutouts...recorded a season-high six saves against both Cal Poly (8/25/06) and UCLA (9/29/06).
FRESHMAN (2005): Played in 16 matches, starting in 11 matches as a true freshman...posted a team-best 1.84 goals-against-average and had a team-leading 70 saves on the season...recorded a season-high 11 saves against North Carolina (9/16/05)...had seven saves en route to a shutout victory over Loyola Marymount (11/5/05)...ranked fourth in the WCC in saves (29) and saves per game (4.83).
HIGH SCHOOL: Hails from Dublin High School... Had a distinguished senior season, earning Contra Costa Times First Team, First Team All-Diablo Foothill Athletic League, and league Defensive MVP honors... Named team captain her final year... As a junior, voted to the First Team All Diablo Foothill Athletic League... Coached by Ron Khumbarch... Played club soccer with the Pleasanton Rage in 2004-05 and with the Dublin High Energy from 2000-03.
PERSONAL: Born on December 3, 1986 in San Leandro, California... Recruited by Loyola Marymount, San Diego State, San Francisco and USC... Chose USD because of the location, the soccer team and staff, and the beautiful campus... Daughter of Susan Becker... Undeclared major.
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