20 Kirsten Eriksen
20 Kirsten Eriksen
Height: 5-8
Year: Junior
Hometown: Stamford, Conn.
High School: Westhill
Position: D

   

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2013: All-Patriot League Second Team … Patriot League Defensive Player of the Week (10/21) … one of three Eagles to start all 20 games … played less than 90 minutes only once … anchored the AU defense throughout the season to help the squad to a 1.02 goals against average, lowering that average to 0.64 in conference games … Patriot League Academic Honor Roll selection.

 

2012: Second Team All-Patriot League … started all 19 games in the midfield and defense for the Eagles … totaled four shots … made Patriot League Academic Honor Roll with a 3.62 GPA.

2011: Appeared in 14 matches off the bench … recorded two shots this season, including one in the victory over Bucknell (10/16) … member of the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

High School: Played varsity soccer at Westhill High School ... team captain as a senior ... named First Team All-FCIAC her last three seasons, and an all-state honoree her last two years ... team won the Connecticut Class LL State Championship in 2009, and advanced to the finals in 2010 ... competed for the Connecticut State Olympic Development Program the last three years ...  her Connecticut Football Club team won state cup in 2011 and advanced to the regional tournament ... recipient of the George Eastman Leadership Award ... a member of the National Honors Society and National Spanish Honors Society ... graduated in the top 5 percent of her high school class.

Personal: Daughter of Anne and Carl Eriksen ... has two siblings, Nicole and Gunnar ... mother Anne played collegiate soccer at Green Mountain College and her father Carl competed in ice hockey at Plattsburg State ... planning to major in biology.

 

Year GP-GS G     A     Pts    Shots SOG GW
               
2011 14-0 0 0 0 2 1 0
               
201219-19000400
        
201320-20000630
        
Total 53-39 0 0 0 12 4 0