Bearcats Begin 2-a-Day Practices on Wednesday
Opens 2011 campaign Friday vs. Cal-Poly at Gettler Stadium
Returning scorers, talented freshmen have Bearcats excited
2012 (Junior): Redshirted.
2011 (Sophomore): Played in 17 of 19 matches, including two starts vs. Western Carolina (9/2) and at Georgetown (10/7) ... recorded two assists on the season ... first assist of season set up Christi Howard's game-winning goal at Northwestern (8/26) ... took nine shots on the season, including one shot on goal.
2010 (Freshman): Started seven games, playing in 12 on the year... provided an assist on Emily Hebbeler's goal against College of Charleston...assisted on the first goal in the win against Pittsburgh... posted eight shots on the season.
High School: Earned four letters in soccer while at Lakota East ... team captain for the Thunderhawks as a junior and senior ... named first-team Greater Miami Conference (GMC) as a sophomore, junior, and senior ... as a sophomore and junior, named first-team all-Southwest Ohio and all-City ... a member of the National Honor Society ... earned all-Academic GMC honors in 2007, 2008, and 2009.
Club: A member of three-time Ohio South State Cup championship team ... Region III Invitational Showcase Championship in 2008 ... Buckeye Premier and Las Vegas College Showcase champions in 2007 ... selected to the Ohio South Olympic Development Program (ODP) state team and regional pool in 2005 and 2008.
Personal: Born Sept. 2, 1991 ... daughter of Jim and Sue Buczek ... has two uncles and two aunts who played collegiate soccer ... uncle Gary Buczek played football at Rutgers ... chose UC over Kentucky and Ohio State.
Academic Major: Speech Pathology.