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Media guide for 2012 Louisiana Tech women's soccer.

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  • 2 | Mo Rockwell Sr. | Defender

    SOCCER2 0 1 2 L A D Y T E C H S T E RS E R V I C E P A S S I O N R E S P E C T F E A R L E S S

    99 | Caitlin Updyke Jr. | Goalkeeper

    22 | Lindsay BroughSr. | Midfielder

  • No. Name Pos. Ht. Yr./Exp. Hometown (Last School) 1 Raines, Madison GK 5-5 FR/HS League City, Texas (Clear Springs HS)2 Rockwell, Mo MF 5-8 SR/3L Salt Lake City, Utah (Judge Memorial Catholic HS)3 Lethbridge, Rosie F 5-11 FR/HS Brockham, Surrey (Reigate Sixth Form College)4 Fabian, Samantha DF 5-5 FR/HS Long Beach, Calif. (Mater Dei HS)5 Fitzgerald, Heather MF 5-6 RS JR/2L Ponchatoula, La. (Ponchatoula HS)6 Douglas, Taylor DF 5-4 FR/HS Carrollton, Texas (Carrollton Creekview HS)7 Beddow, Brittany MF 5-5 FR/HS Keller, Texas (Carrollton Creekview HS)8 Weng, Andrea MF - SO/TR Aarnes, Norway (Hedmark University College)9 Schorpp, Mia MF 5-6 JR/2L Fort Worth, Texas (Keller Central HS)10 LeFevour, Laura F 5-5 FR/HS Woodstock, Ill. (Marian Central Catholic HS)11 Dennis, Taylor DF/F 5-3 JR/2L Albuquerque, N.M. (Highland HS)12 Brennan, Emily F 5-5 JR/2L Plano, Texas (Plano West Senior HS)13 Acosta, Cecilia MF 5-5 RS SO/1L Ruston, La. (Ruston HS)14 Jaquemet, Nicole DF 5-3 FR/HS Dielsdorf, Switzerland (Kunst und Sportgymnasium Zurich)15 Davis, Jessica DF 5-2 JR/2L Shreveport, La. (C.E. Byrd HS)16 Gwatkin, Rebecca DF 5-9 FR/FR Sydney, Australia (Pymble Ladies College)18 Long, Lauren F 5-4 FR/HS Lewisville, Texas (Marcus HS)20 Davis, Keely MF 5-4 FR/HS Baton Rouge, La. (Episcopal HS)21 Rodriguez, Mayra F 5-5 FR/HS Waller, Texas (Waller HS)22 Brough, Lindsay DF/MF 5-4 SR/3L Salt Lake City, Utah (Murray HS)23 Dunn, Paige MF 5-4 JR/2L Forney, Texas (Forney HS)24 Stewart, Erica MF 5-6 FR/HS Columbus, Ind. (Columbus North HS)26 Sentz, Abby MF 5-1 SO/1L Kingwood, Texas (Kingwood HS)27 Africa, Lauren F 5-8 RS SO/1L Calhoun, La. (West Ouachita HS)28 Poirier, Nicole DF 5-5 FR/HS Coral Springs, Fla. (St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic HS)30 Rudolfsen, Mette DF 5-4 FR/HS Aarnes, Norway (Norges Kongsvinger HS)31 Brown, Corina GK 5-5 FR/HS Auckland, New Zealand32 Alvarez, Rebecca GK 5-7 RS SO/1L El Paso, Texas (Coronado HS)34 Oko, Nony DF 5-2 FR/HS Baton Rouge, La. (Baton Rouge Magnet HS)42 Coronel, Rachel MF 5-5 RS FR/HS DeRidder, La. (DeRidder HS)99 Updyke, Caitlin GK 5-6 JR/2L Broomfield, Colo. (Broomfield HS)

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    Content

    Quick Facts ...........................................................................2

    Administrative Support .........................................................3

    Athletics Council ...................................................................4

    Head/Assistant Coaches .......................................................4

    Welcome to the Family .........................................................5

    Lady Techster Soccer Complex ............................................27

    Season Outlook ...................................................................28

    Head Coach Kevin Sherry ...................................................30

    Assistant Coaches ...............................................................32

    Player Bios ..........................................................................34

    Opponents ...........................................................................46

    Western Athletic Conference ......................................................49

    2011 Results & Statistics .....................................................51

    Records ...............................................................................53

    Year-by-Year Scores ..............................................................58

    Team-by-Team Scores ..........................................................59

    Honors & Letterwinners ......................................................60

    Endowed Scholarships .......................................................61

    LTAC ....................................................................................62

    University President

    Dr. Dan Reneau ...............................................................64

    Athletics Director

    Bruce Van De Velde .........................................................65

    Athletic Administration .......................................................66

    TV/Radio Roster ...................................................................71

    Athletic MissionStatement

    Embody excellence in everythingwe do.

    Develop student-athletes to maximize their potential in mind, body and spirit.

    Bring pride, admiration, and loyalty to the University family, community and state.

    Win with integrity.

    Athletic Vision

    Louisiana Tech University will be a conference leader in perfor-mance by investing strategically in student-athletes development, providing superior facilities, and enhancing program support to achieve a local and national image of success and dominance.

    The 2012 Louisiana Tech soccer team information guide is a publication of the Athletics Media Relations Office. It has been designed as a source of information for the news media and Lady Techster soccer fans. Every effort has been made to include pertinent and timely information. Should you need additional information such as feature material and/or statistics, please direct your inquiries to the media relations office.

    News releases, photos and other services are available to accredited members of the news media. Current releases, statistics and photos can also be obtained at LATechSports.com.

    Editors: Patrick Walsh, Malcolm Butler, Teddy Allen, Kane McGuire and Anna Claire Thomas.

    Contributors: Walsh,Butler, Louisiana TechNews Bureau, Louisiana Tech Marketing and Pub-lic Relations Department

    Covers, Layout andDesign:Donnie Bell Design.

    Photography: DonnyCrowe, Tom Morris,Darrell James, JamesGarner, Matt Lange,Donald Page.

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    GENERALLocation: Ruston, La.Founded: 1894Enrollment: 11,581Nickname: Lady TechstersColors: Red and BlueConference: Western AthleticPresident: Dr. Daniel ReneauAthletics Director: Bruce Van De VeldeSWA: Mary Kay HungateAthletic Department: 318-257-4111Ticket Office: 318-257-3631Web Site: www.LATechSports.com

    TEAM INFORMATION2011 Record: 8-8-4 (4-2-1 home, 4-6-2 away, 0-0-1 neutral)2011 WAC Record: 1-6-0 (t-7th)All-Time Record: 58-70-16 (.458), 8 yearsAll-Time WAC Record: 7-38-6 (.196), 7 yearsNumber of WAC Titles: NoneLast WAC Title: N/ANCAA Appearances: NoneLast Appearance: N/AStarters R/L: 6/5Letterwinners R/L: 10/9Newcomers:: 17

    COACHING STAFFHead Coach: Kevin Sherry (Bangor University (Wales), 1985)Record at Tech: 47-40-11 (.541), 6th SeasonCareer Record: 120-69-25 (.621), 12th SeasonAssistant Coaches: Kat McCullough - Louisiana Tech, 2009

    Binni Keleta - Grambling St, 2010Volunteer Coach: Freddie AcostaSoccer Office: 318-257-4111

    2012 LA Tech ScheduleDate Opponent Location TimeAug. 18 Murray State Ruston, La. 1 p.m.Aug. 21 LSU-Shreveport Ruston, La. 5 p.m.Aug. 24 Southern Miss Ruston, La. 11 a.m.Aug. 26 at Central Arkansas Conway, Ark. 1 p.m.Aug. 31 at Troy# Troy, Ala. 3 p.m.Sept. 2 vs. Jacksonville State# Troy, Ala. 3 p.m.Sept. 7 UALR Ruston, La. 4 p.m.Sept. 9 at South Alabama Mobile, Ala. 1 p.m.Sept. 14 Jackson State Ruston, La. 4 p.m.Sept. 16 at Southeastern Louisiana Hammond, La. 1 p.m.Sept. 21 McNeese State Ruston, La. 4 p.m.Sept. 23 at SE Missouri State Cape Girardeau, Mo. 12 p.m.Oct. 5 Denver* Ruston, La. 4 p.m.Oct. 7 New Mexico State* Ruston, La. 1 p.m.Oct. 12 at Texas State* San Marcos, Texas 7 p.m.Oct. 14 at UTSA* San Antonio, Texas 1 p.m.Oct. 19 Seattle* Ruston, La. 4 p.m.Oct. 21 Idaho* Ruston, La. 1 p.m.Oct. 26 at San Jose State* San Jose, Calif. 9:30 p.m.Oct. 28 at Utah State* Logan, Utah 1 p.m.Nov. 1 WAC Tournament Logan, Utah TBANov. 2 WAC Tournament Logan, Utah TBANov. 4 WAC Tournament Logan, Utah TBAAll times are CST# Denotes Trojan Classic (at Troy, Ala.)* Denotes Western Athletic Conference game

    2011 RESULTSDate Opponent W/L Score Att.Aug. 19 SOUTH ALABAMA W 4-0 237Aug. 21 at Southern Miss T2OT 0-0 325Aug. 23 at LSU-Shreveport W 7-0 110Aug. 26 at McNeese State L 1-2 210Aug. 28 TROY W 1-0 274Sept. 02 vs. Tennessee Tech# T2OT 0-0 130Sept. 04 at Jacksonville State# W 1-0 157Sept. 09 STEPHEN F. AUSTIN T2OT 1-1 310Sept. 11 at Jackson State W 1-0 197Sept. 16 at Texas State LOT 0-1 420Sept. 18 at Sam Houston State T2OT 0-0 220Sept. 23 at Prairie View A&M W 4-0 212Sept. 25 SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA W 2-1 200Oct. 02 NEW MEXICO STATE* W 1-0 237Oct. 07 at Nevada* LOT 2-3 288Oct. 09 at Utah State* L 1-3 250Oct. 16 IDAHO* L 0-1 432Oct. 21 at Fresno State* L 0-2 806Oct. 23 at San Jose State* L 0-2 232Oct. 30 HAWAII* LOT 0-1 388# Denotes Adidas Gamecock Soccer Classic (at Jacksonville, Ala.) * Denotes Western Athletic Conference game

    FACILITY INFORMATIONStadium: Lady Techster Soccer ComplexStadium Record: 21-9-1 (.694), 3 yearsAlternate: Joe Aillet StadiumStadium Record: 11-12-4 (.481), 4 years

    MEDIA RELATIONSDirector: Malcolm ButlerOffice Number: 318-257-3145Soccer Contact: Kane McGuireAddress: PO Box 3046

    Ruston, LA 71271Office Number: 318-257-5071Cell Number: 318-548-2161E-mail: kmcguire@latech.eduFax Number: 318-257-3757Press Box: 318-548-2161 (McGuires Cell)

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