Ackers, Cafone, Hemeon to compete in Women's National Championship; Pecora, Silfer, Licciardello to play in U21 Championship
Incoming recruits Ackers, Pecora to compete in National Futures Elite Championships
4 current, 2 former student-athletes set to represent Hawkeyes
Iowa 7, Kent State 1 Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015
Northwestern at Iowa Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014
Iowa 7, Missouri State 0 Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014
Iowa 7, Pacific 2 Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013
Iowa vs. North Carolina Grant Field -- Iowa City, Iowa Sept. 8, 2013 Photos by Darren Miller
2015 -- Started 18 games… did not play in Iowa’s 3-2 loss at Penn State (Oct. 23) due to injury… scored game-winning goal in 2-0 victory over Missouri State (Sept. 20) -- her first career goal… recorded three assists on the year, including two in Iowa’s 7-1 victory over Kent State (Sept. 12)… letterwinner.
2014 -- Appeared in all 18 contests, drawing five starts... made first career start against Missouri State (Sept. 28)... played career high 54 minutes at No. 5 Stanford... letterwinner.
2013 --Saw action in all 21 contests... recorded two shots on goal.
2012 -- Appeared in two games... one of four true freshmen to see action... letterwinner.
High School -- Six-time USA Futures Program participant... five-year National Futures Championship participant... three-time Futures Elite participant... two-time gold medal winner at the National Festival, a Disney Showcase gold and bronze medal winner and a California Cup silver medal winner... two-time Silver Medal AAU Junior Olympian and was the 2009 recipient of the Joel Ferrell Memorial Award for all-around outstanding performance... attended Fredericksburg Academy in the Virginia Independent School League where she was called up to the high school varsity team as a seventh grader... started varsity in eighth grade and in ninth grade led her team to a perfect 19-0 record while leading the team with 35 goals and 16 assists... garnered first team all-state, all-state tournament, all-regional and all-district honors... finished her prep career at Riverbend High School, finishing her career with 75 goals and 67 assists.
Personal... Recreation and sport business major.