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SAN FRANCISCO 2010 WOMEN’S SOCCER

USF @ Northern Arizona Match 12 • Fri.,Oct. 1 • 5:00 p.m. Lumberjack Stadium Flagstaff, Ariz.

San Francisco Takes Road Trip To Arizona

WOMEN’S SOCCER CONTACT: Rachel Engrissei, Asst. Director, Media Relations raengrissei@usfca.edu (415) 422-6816 (office); (415) 422-2929 (fax)

USF to face Northern Arizona, Arizona

Dons look to snap five-match shutout skid GAME NOTES

WOMEN’S SOCCER 2010 SCHEDULE Record: 4-7 Home: 4-3 Road: 0-2 WCC: -- Home: -- Road: -DATE DAY OPPONENT AUGUST (3-0) 20 FRI. SAN JOSE STATE 27 FRI. NORTH FLORIDA 29 SUN. UC SANTA BARBARA

Neutral: 0-2

SEPTEMBER (1-7) CAL BEARS TOURNAMENT 3 Fri. Hawai’i 5 Sun. Rice 10 FRI. UC RIVERSIDE 12 SUN. NEVADA 17 Fri. No. 16 California 19 SUN. UC IRVINE 24 Fri. UC Davis 26 SUN. WASHINGTON

THIS WEEK: USF will wrap up the non-conference schedule with its first “road-trip” of the season. Despite two trips to the East Bay and last week’s trip to Davis, USF has not ventured far from home this season. San Francisco will take its show on the road as it travels to the State of Arizona to face Northern Arizona Friday afternoon and Arizona Sunday a 1 p.m.

TIME W 2-1 W 2-1 W 4-1

L 3-2 L 2-1 (OT) W 1-0 L 1-0 L 1-0 L 2-0 L 1-0 L 2-0

OCTOBER (0-0) 1 Fri. 3 Sun. 10 Sun. 15 FRI. 17 SUN. 22 Fri. 24 Sun. 31 Sun.

Northern Arizona Arizona Saint Mary’s* SAN DIEGO* SANTA CLARA* Pepperdine* Loyola Marymount* Portland*

3 PM 1 PM 1 PM 7 PM 1 PM 3 PM 1 PM 1 PM

NOVEMBER (0-0) 6 SAT.

GONZAGA*

2 PM

HOME MATCHES IN BOLD CAPS All home games played at Negoesco Stadium (3,000) All times pacific and subject to change * - West Coast Conference

USF @ Arizona Match 13 • Sun., Oct. 3 • 1 p.m. Murphey Stadium Tucson, Ariz.

NEXT WEEK: The Dons will open conference play next weekend, playing a single match on the road. Sunday, October 10, USF will take the short jaunt to Moraga to face Saint Mary’s at 11 a.m. LAST WEEK: San Francisco continued its recent slide, dropping two shutouts to fall in its past five matches. The Dons opened the weekend with a 1-0 loss at UC Davis. The Aggies garnered the victory with a penalty kick, marking the second time in two weeks USF had fallen thanks to a PK. Sunday, USF returned home to Negoesco, dropping a 2-0 decision to Washington. USF LOOKING TO SNAP CURRENT SLIDE: Sunday’s loss to Washington marked the fifth straight loss and fifth straight shutout for USF. The last time San Francisco posted a goal was in a 1-0 victory over UC Riverside. Prior to the current scoreless streak, the Dons had not been shutout all season and were on a record scoring pace. The last time USF was shutout in four or more matches was in 2008, when the Dons suffered seven straight shutouts to close out the season. DONS OPEN HOME SLATE 4-0: Through the first four home matches of the season, USF was 4-0-0 when play on the Hilltop. The last time the Dons went 4-0 to open the home slate was in 1997. NORWEGIAN DUO EARNS NATIONAL ATTENTION: Christina Moberg and Hanna Haanes, both freshmen on the USF women’s soccer team, have been named to the Top Drawer National 100 Division I College Freshmen. Moberg and Haanes, both natives of Norway, are two of eight freshmen from the West Coast Conference to appear on this week’s list. Moberg is ranked 89th this week, while Haanes is listed at 91st. San Francisco is just one of two West Coast Conference schools to land two or more freshman in this week’s ranks. Portland leads the pack with three honors, including the highest ranked WCC representative, Erin Dees. The Pilots’ goalkeeper checks in at No. 9. Loyola Marymount, Santa Clara, Pepperdine and Saint Mary’s all have one student-athlete ranked. GOALS A PLENTY: The four goals against Santa Barbara (Aug. 29) marked the first time since a 4-0 victory over Cal State Northridge in 2006 that the Dons have scored four or more tallies against a Division I opponent. USF scored 11 goals through the opening five matches of the season. The last time USF scored 11 or more goals in the opening five matches of the season was in 2003. During the 2003 campaign, the Dons scored 17 goals in the first five matches, mainly thanks to an 8-0 victory over San Jose State. LANDMARK TO START THE SEASON: The season opening win against San Jose State marked the 175th victory in USF women’s soccer history. In 25 years on the Hilltop, The Dons have amassed a 177-280-33 record. Under the guidance of current head coach Mark Carr, San Francisco is 18-40-10. ASHLEY O’BRIEN EARNS NATIONAL RECOGNITION: Ashley O’Brien was named a national Primetime Performer of the Week, as announced by CollegeSoccer360.com, for the week of Sept. 1. O’Brien played an integral role in the Dons’ wins over North Florida and UC Santa Barbara, scoring two goals and an assist. With nine seconds remaining in the opening half against North Florida, the senior defender scored an unassisted goal off of a free kick. Sunday, Aug. 29, in a big 4-1 victory over defending Big West Champion UC Santa Barbara, O’Brien capped scoring with a goal late in the match. After being passed the ball from Molly Hall, The senior fired a shot from 10 yards out into the left side of the net. O’Brien also registered her assist against the Gauchos, assisting on Hanna Haanes’ game-winning goal in the first half.


2010 USF WOMEN’S SOCCER

DON OF A NEW ERA • 2 SCOUTING NORTHERN ARIZONA: The Lumberjacks head into the weekend with a 4-3-2 record. NAU is looking to extend its current win streak, which includes a 2-0 victory over WCC for LMU, to four games. Kristi Andreassen currently leads the squad with 12 points, including a team-high five goals. Northern Arizona is currently coached by Andre Luciano, who is in his 10th year at the helm of the program.

2010 SAN FRANCISCO WOMEN’S SOCCER GENERAL INFORMATION

School Name ........................University of San Francisco Location.................................................. 2130 Fulton Street, San Francisco, CA 94117-1080 Religious Affiliation............................. Roman Catholic (Jesuit) SCOUTING ARIZONA: Arizona enters the weekend looking to improve on a Year Founded................................................................... 1855 3-5-2 overall record. The Wildcats are fresh off of a 1-0 overtime victory against Enrollment........................................................................ 8,000 Utah. This season Arizona is 0-3 when playing against West Coast Conference Conference.................................... West Coast Conference opponents. The Wildcats are paced by Renae Cuellar, who leads the team with National Affiliation...................................NCAA Division I 15 points and six goals. Arizona is coached by Lisa Oyen, who is in her tenth Nickname...........................................................................Dons season with the program. Colors.................................................................. Green & Gold Home Field..............................Neogesco Stadium (3,000) President......................................Fr. Stephen J. Privett, S.J. VP, Business and Finance....................................... Charlie Cross UNBLEMISHED TO START THE SEASON: San Francisco’s 3-0-0 unblemished record to open the season Athletic Director...................................Debra Gore-Mann marked the first time since 1996 that the Dons had gone undefeated against a trio of Division I foes to

open the season. Last year, USF opened with a 3-0-0 mark, facing one Division I opponent.

USF WSOC DIRECTORY

Mark Carr ............................................................Head Coach Fourth Year . .............................. (Bournemouth, 2001) 422-6001............................................mccarr@usfca.edu Maite Zabala . .................................Assistant Head Coach Fourth Year . .........................................(California 2001) 422-2269.................................... mmzabala@usfca.edu Mike Herman . ............................................Assistant Coach Third Year ........................................(Saint Mary’s, 2007) Alex Parlan .............................................................. 422-2725 Women’s Soccer Athletic Trainer............ ajparlan@usfca.edu Dr. Ken Akizuki......................................Team Orthopedist Dr. William Montgomery....................... Team Orthopedist

QUICK FACTS

Carr’s Coaching Record at USF 18-40-10 - Three Years Carr’s Overall Coaching Record 18-40-10 - Six Years 2009 Overall Record.................................................... 7-7-5 WCC Record......................................................... 1-6-0 (T7th) Highest National Rank.................................................. N/A NCAA Appearances.............................................................. 0 Last NCAA Appearance................................................ N/A Letterwinners Returning/Lost................................. 15/8 Starters Returning/Lost................................................. 7/3 Newcomers................................................................................7 Women’s Soccer SID................................Rachel Engrissei (415) 422-6168.........................raengrissei@usfca.edu

WEB ADDRESSES

OFFENSE ON STRONG PACE: San Francisco’s offense has stepped up its game this fall, already scoring over half of the goals scored last year for the Dons. In 2009, USF recorded 23 goals on the season. To date, San Francisco has posted 12 in nine matches. Individually, the Dons are posting better numbers as well. For the past two seasons, the Dons’ assist leader for the season had recorded two assists. Three members of the Green and Gold accomplished the feat in 2008, while six did last season. This season, Molly Hall paces the pack a with three assists. In addition, Hanna Haanes has tied the top-goal scorers total for the past two years with four netted. The last time a Don scored more than four goals in a season was in 2006 when Fiona O’Sullivan tallied five. DONS IMPROVE GREATLY IN 2009: According to Sopis Sports – a sports information company that covers collegiate sports, the USF women’s soccer program was one of the most improved Division I women’s soccer programs in 2009. USF finished 23rd in the ranking, with a 1.08 improvement rating. San Francisco posted a 5-13-2 record in 2008, before improving to 7-7-5 in 2009. TWO NORWEGIANS ARRIVE ON THE HILLTOP: Christina Moberg and Hanna Haanes, both natives of Norway, are in the first season of their collegiate careers at USF. Hannes comes to San Francisco with a plethora of international experience under her belt. The freshman has competed for the U16, U17, U19, U20 and U23 Norwegian National Teams. She was named Player of the Match in two European Championship contests. Moberg joins to USF after leading First Division Asker FK to a 2007 Norwegian Cup Championship. While playing for Asker, Moberg tallied an impressive 30 goals. To date, the duo has recorded seven goals and two assists for USF, while taking 23 shots, 14 on goal. Two of the Dons’ four game-winning goals have come thanks to the efforts of the Norwegians. 2010 VIRTUAL MEDIA GUIDE AND ALMANAC: The 2010 University of San Francisco women’s soccer media guides and almanac are now available online. The 2010 Virtual Media Guide is an interactive look into the 2010 Dons, the coaching staff, support staff and University, while the 2010 Almanac delves deeper in the history and tradition of USF women’s soccer. Both the media guide and almanac are available, and viewing, in the information center on the right hand side of the women’s soccer page on www.usfdons.com.

University of San Francisco.............................. www.usfca.edu USF Athletics.......................................www.USFDons.com West Coast Conference................................ www.WCCSports.com NCAA................................................www.NCAASports.com

DONS EARN FIRST REGIONAL RANK IN SIX YEARS: After a convincing 4-1 victory over defending Big West Champion UC Santa Barbara Aug. 29, the USF women’s soccer team earned a spot West Region top-10, as announced by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA). The Dons were ranked seventh in the West. The regional rank marked the first time since 2004 that USF has earned the recognition.

2010 WCC Standings

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Team POR SCU LMU PEP SMC USD GON USF

WCC W L -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

T -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

GF GA -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

Overall W L T 10 1 0 7 2 2 7 3 0 6 3 2 6 3 2 5 3 2 4 6 1 4 7 0

GF 22 13 15 17 16 15 13 12

GA 8 7 7 8 9 8 19 15

2010 USF Women’s Soccer Team Leaders Goals......................................................................................................................... Hanna Haanes, 4 Game Winning Goals............. Christina Moberg/Hanna Haanes/Ashley O’Brien/Ashlyn Mazur, 1 Assists.............................................................................................................................. Molly Hall, 3 Points......................................................................................... Hanna Haanes/Christina Moberg, 8 Shots.............................................................................................................................. Molly Hall, 21 Goals Against Average...................................................................................... Heather Haney, 1.24 Saves...................................................................................................................... Heather Haney, 25 Shutouts.................................................................................................................. Heather Haney, 1


2010 USF WOMEN’S SOCCER

DON OF A NEW ERA • 3

2010 Individual Accolades

USF In the WCC Stats

(as of 9/21/10)

(as of 9/21/10)

Team (Top-4) Fouls.............................................. 4th, 99 Offsides...................................... T4th, 18

CollegeSoccer360.com Primetime Performer of the Week Aug. 30 Ashley O’Brien (2G, 1A) Cal Invitational All-Tournament Team Hanna Haanes Christina Moberg Top Drawer National Division I Freshmen 100 Sept. 8 89. Christina Moberg 91. Hanna Haanes

Individual (Top-10) Points T10. Christina Moberg, 8 T10. Hanna Haanes, 8

Saves 7. Heather Haney, 25 8. Noelle Salter, 16

Goals T5. Hanna Haanes, 4 T9. Christina Moberg, 3

Shutouts T8. Heather Haney, 1

Assists T5. Molly Hall, 3

Saves Per Game 6. Heather Haney, 3.57 8. Noelle Salter, 2.67

Shots Per Game 10. Molly Hall, 2.10

Shutouts Per Game 8. Heather Haney, 0.14

Goals Per Game T6. Hanna Haanes, 0.36 Assists Per Game T6. Molly Hall, 0.30

Goals Against Average 7. Heather Haney, 1.24 8. Noelle Salter, 1.53 Save Percentage 6. Heather Haney, .758 8. Noelle Salter, .696


4 • DON OF A NEW ERA

2010 USF WOMEN’S SOCCER 2010 ROSTER

No. 1 2 3 4 6 8 9 10 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28

Name Noelle Salter Kelly Hoose Layla Martin Megan Connor Rita Hurlbut Ashley O’Brien Ashlyn Mazur Alyson Drake Meritt Peterson Keonna Robinson Barett Bestard Hanna Haanes Kelsey Moe Afiya Roberts Heather Haney Kelli Woodard Lauren Maris Christina Moberg Kelly Farrell Andie Stone Joan Piasta Molly Hall Jane Shook Tyler Campagna Ariana Carillo

Pos. GK D MF F MF D D MF MF MF D F F D GK D MF MF D D MF F D MF F

Ht. 5-9 5-5 5-6 5-7 5-6 5-4 5-9 5-6 5-6 5-4 5-7 5-6 5-8 5-5 5-5 5-10 5-8 5-7 5-7 5-7 5-6 5-8 5-6 5-8 5-6

Yr. SO FR FR SO FR RS-SR SO SO JR RS-JR SO FR FR SR FR JR SR FR SO FR RS-SO JR JR FR FR

Ex. 1V HS HS 1V HS 1V 1V 1V 2V 2V 1V HS HS 2V HS 2V 3V HS 1V HS 1V 2V 2V HS HS

Hometown/Previous School Agoura, Calif./Oaks Christian HS Los Gatos, Calif./Los Gatos HS Tucson, Ariz./University HS Oak Park, Calif./Oaks Christian HS West Hills, Calif./Chaminade HS Broad Brook, Conn./Connecticut Pleasanton, Calif./Foothill HS Valencia, Calif./Valencia HS Seattle, Wash./Roosevelt HS Stockton, Calif./St. Mary’s HS San Clemente, Calif./San Clemente HS Oslo, Norway/Wang Academy Salem, Ore./South Salem HS Fremont, Calif./UC Davis Simi Valley, Calif./Royal HS Glendale, Ariz./Deer Valley HS Bellevue, Wash./Issaquah HS Kristiansand, Norway/Top Athlete HS Tucson, Ariz./Salpointe HS Austin, Texas/Lake Travis HS Santa Rosa, Calif./Ursuline HS Santa Clarita, Calif./Canyon HS Santa Cruz, Calif./Santa Cruz HS San Rafael, Calif./Terra Linda HS Los Alamitos, Calif./Los Alamitos HS

HEAD COACH: Mark Carr, 4th Year (Bournemouth University, 2001) ASSISTANT COACH: Maite Zabala, 4th Year (California, 2001) ASSISTANT COACH: Mike Herman, 3rd Year (Saint Mary’s, 2007)


The Automated ScoreBook For Soccer 2010 USF WOMEN’S SOCCER San Francisco Combined Team Statistics (as of Sep 26, 2010) 2010 STATS OF 9/21/10) All(AS games

5 • DON OF A NEW ERA

RECORD: ALL GAMES CONFERENCE NON-CONFERENCE Date Aug Aug Aug Sep Sep Sep Sep Sep Sep Sep Sep

20 27 29 03 05 10 12 17 19 24 26

Opponent SJSU UNF UCSB vs UH vs RICE UCRWS NEVADA at #16 California UC IRVINE at UC Davis WASHINGTON

TEAM STATISTICS SHOT STATISTICS Goals-Shot attempts Goals scored per game Shot pct. Shots on goal-Attempts SOG pct. Shots/Game CORNER KICKS PENALTY KICKS PENALTIES Yellow cards Red cards ATTENDANCE Total Dates/Avg Per Date Neutral Site #/Avg

OVERALL 4-7 0-0 4-7 Score 2-1 2-1 4-1 2-3 1-2 1-0 0-1 0-1 0-2 0-1 0-2

W W W L Lot W L L L L L

Att. 284 156 346 91 154 166 207 180 121 502 204

USF

OPP

12-99 1.09 .121 49-99 .495 9.0 44 1-1

15-115 1.36 .130 56-115 .487 10.5 58 2-2

4 0

8 0

1484 7/212 2/122

682 2/341

HOME 4-3 0-0 4-3 ##

Player

15 21 8 25 20 9 27 6 26 13 4 24 16 14 10 22 19 12 3 28 23 18 17 2 1

HAANES, Hanna MOBERG, Christina O'BRIEN, Ashley HALL, Molly MARIS, Lauren MAZUR, Ashlyn CAMPAGNA, Tyler HURLBUT, Rita SHOOK, Jane ROBINSON, Keonna CONNOR, Megan PIASTA, Joan MOE, Kelsey BESTARD, Barret DRAKE, Alyson FARRELL, Kelly WOODARD, Kelli PETERSON, Meritt MARTIN, Layla CARILLO, Ariana STONE, Andie HANEY, Heather ROBERTS, Afiya HOOSE, Kelly SALTER, Noelle Total Opponents

Goalie 18 HANEY, Heather 1 SALTER, Noelle ##

Total Opponents

AWAY 0-2 0-0 0-2

NEUTRAL 0-2 0-0 0-2

gp g a 11 4 0 11 3 2 11 2 1 10 1 3 11 1 0 10 1 0 11 0 1 10 0 1 3 0 1 10 0 0 9 0 0 10 0 0 8 0 0 10 0 0 11 0 0 1 0 0 9 0 0 4 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 7 0 0 11 0 0 1 0 0 7 0 0 11 12 9 11 15 10 GP 7 6 11 11

Min. 582:25 412:17 994:42 994:42

pts

sh sh% sog sog% gw pk-att

8 16 8 10 5 9 5 21 2 11 2 6 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 6 0 5 0 3 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 33 99 40 115 GA

8 7 15 12

Goals by Period San Francisco Opponents

1st

2nd

OT

7 4

5 10

0 1

Shots by Period San Francisco Opponents

1st

2nd

OT

55 58

44 54

0 3

Saves by Period San Francisco Opponents

1st

2nd

OT

22 20

19 17

0 0

Corners by Period San Francisco Opponents

1st

2nd

OT

20 25

24 33

0 0

Fouls by Period San Francisco Opponents

1st

2nd

OT

46 51

53 50

0 0

.250 .300 .222 .048 .091 .167 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .121 .130

12 7 5 10 6 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 49 56

GAAvg Saves

1.24 1.53 1.36 1.09 Total 12 15 Total 99 115 Total 41 37 Total 44 58 Total 99 101

25 16 41 37

.750 .700 .556 .476 .545 .333 .000 .000 .000 .167 .200 .333 .000 .500 .000 .000 1.000 1.000 1.000

.000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .495 .487

1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 7

0-0 1-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-1 2-2

Pct

W-L-T

Sho

.758 .696 .732 .755

2-5-0 2-2-0 4-7-0 7-4-0

1.0 0.0 1 5


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