Penalty kicks decide outcome in American Athletic Conference semifnial
Four Lady Tigers earn conference accolades
Sanderson recognized as NSCAA and TopDrawerSoccer.com National Player of the Week
As the 2012 Memphis women's soccer season beings, the Tigers will be without players Christabel Oduro, Kylie Davis and Natalia Gomez-Junco who will be representing their respective countries in the 2012 FIFA U20 Women's World Cup over the next two weeks in Japan. Oduro and Davis play for the Canada U20 team while Gomez-Junco represents Mexico.
The 2013 Memphis Women's Soccer team had photo day last week.
Members of the 2012 women's soccer team participated in a photo shoot for posed shots in the postseason yearbook
Memphis defeats UTEP, 2-1 in double overtime for the C-USA Championship on November 6, 2011 in Memphis, Tenn.
2013 Canada National Team - Called up to the Canada Women's National Team for the 2013 Cyprus Cup ... Has appeared in three camps for the full national squad.
2012 (Junior) - Named the Conference USA Offensive Player of the Year for the second-straight season ... Selected to All-C-USA first team ... Team leader in scoring (34 points), goals scored (13) and assists (8) ... Tied for team high with three game-winning scores ... Led C-USA in scoring and goals scored ... Played in 17 of 19 matches, missing one due to playing in the U20 Women's World Cup ... Started 15 matches ... Scored a point in 13 of the 17 matches in which she played ... Had assist in win over Arkansas State Aug. 31 ... Netted her first goal of season at Vanderbilt Sept. 6 ... Scored four goals in a three-game span versus LSU (1), SEMO (1) and Middle Tennessee (2) ... Had two goals and assist in a win over Southern Miss ... Scored the game-winner against East Carolina Sept. 28 ... Had a goal and three assists in win over Marshall Sept. 30 for her second five-point game of the season ... Her scores against Colorado College and UTEP extended her goal-scoring streak to five games ... Had an assist at SMU ... Found the back of the net twice at UAB Oct. 25.
2012 Canada U20 - Member of the 2012 Canada U20 Women's Team that played for the World Cup in Japan in August and September of 2012.
2011 (Sophomore) - An NSCAA All-American third team pick ... Earned the C-USA Offensive Player of the Year honor ... Named All-C-USA first team ... Selected the C-USA Offensive Player of the Week three times ... Appeared on Soccer America's National Team of the Week twice ... Led team and C-USA in scoring (39 points) and goals scored (16) ... Second on team in assists (7) ... Opened season with a goal in win over LSU ... Netted the game-winner at Alabama ... Had a goal against Ole Miss ... Posted a goal and an assist versus Charlotte ... Had an assist in the win at Houston and the game-winning goal at Rice ... Scored goals in four-straight C-USA games and had two goals against UCF, including the game-winner ... Had a goal and an assist in the C-USA Championship game victory ... Earned C-USA Championship Offensive MVP honors ... Scored four goals and added an assist in NCAA Tournament win over UT Martin.
2010 (Freshman) - Saw action in all 22 contests and started 13 ... Finished the season in the team's top-five for goals scored, assists, shots-on-goal and points scored ... Scored the game-winning goal in the Conference USA Championship semifinal victory over Houston.
Prior to Memphis - A multi-sport athlete at St. Thomas Aquinas Secondary School, playing point guard for the basketball team and outside hitter for the volleyball team and also running cross country ... A three-time Region of Peel Secondary School Athletic Association (ROOPSSAA) champion in soccer ... The 2009 squad was a provincial finalist ... Also a member of the school's ROOPSSAA championship squad ... On the club level, played for the Dixie Gladiators under the direction of Coach Ali Douha.
Personal - Daughter of Daneil and Vida Oduro ... Enjoys hanging out with friends, playing pick-up soccer games and shopping.