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#15 Diarra Simmons SENIOR • FORWARD • 5-9 • TORONTO, ONTARIO/DAYTON

2015 (Junior) Played in all 21 games this season earning 14 starts... started in the first 11 games of the season... earned four starts in SoCon play... played 1,167 minutes at forward... scored her first goal as a Spartan at Eastern Kentucky (Aug. 30)... scored her second goal of the season in a 2-0 victory over NC State (Sept. 10) for the Spartans first win over an ACC opponent since 2012... tallied her only SoCon goal agaisnt VMI (Oct. 25) in the final game of the regular season and dished out her first assist at UNCG that same game... tallied her first post-season point with an assist against Western Carolina (Oct. 31) in the first round of the SoCon tournament... finished the season with three goals and two assists for eight points to rank fourth on the team in points At Dayton Played two seasons at Dayton … Appeared in 14 games in two years, playing seven games each season as a reserve forward. High School Attended Mary Ward Catholic Secondary school in Toronto … Also lettered for two years in track and field and volleyball … Played for the Trinidad and Tobago National U17 Team, participating in the 2010 FIFA U17 World Cup … Scored the opening goal of the U17 World Cup, scoring against Chile … Played club soccer for the Durham Women’s Team for one year … Played for the Pickering Soccer Club … Helped Pickering to the Ontario Cup Championship in 2011 and Canadian National Club Championship in 2011 … Guided team to another Ontario Cup Championship in 2013 and a Bronze Medal in the 2013 Canadian National Club Championship … Played three years with the provincial program, winning one national title. Personal Full name is Diarra J Simmons … September 11, 1995 … Daughter of Gerry and Lindy-Ann Simmons … Has two siblings, Nykosi and Zara … Majoring in biology.

2016 UNCG Women's Soccer Digital Guide  
2016 UNCG Women's Soccer Digital Guide  
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