Rose Ripslinger scores Iowa’s lone goal
Karly Stuenkel netted a goal and tallied 3 assists
Hawkeyes face Ohio State on Friday, No. 12 Penn State on Sunday
Iowa faces Michigan State on Friday, Michigan on Sunday
Incoming freshman honored by the NSCAA
Penn State at Iowa Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015
2014 -- Redshirted.
High School -- Four-time Iowa Gatorade Soccer Player of the Year, the nation's first female soccer player in the program's 29-year history to earn the distinction four times... named to the 2014 NSCAA High School Girls All-America Team... four-time first-team all-state, first-team All-Metro soccer team, 1A all-tournament team and first-team all-conference selection... named the Quad City Times Female Athlete of the Year in 2011-12... led prep team to four consecutive 1A state championships and four Mississippi Athletic Conference titles... won 51-straight games from 2011-13 -- the eighth-longest winning streak in U.S. high school girls soccer history... finished her career with 118 goals and 54 assists, leading team to a 81-6 overall record... scored 29 goals, had nine assists for 67 points as a freshman, 28 goals and 13 assists for 69 points as a sophomore, a school-record 32 goals and 19 assists for a record 83 points as a junior and 29 goals and 17 assists for 75 points as a senior... school-record holder for career goals (118)... played club soccer for the Iowa City Alliance Heatwave from 2010-14, where she was the two-time club Female Player of the Year (2012-13, 2011-12) and the team MVP in 2010-11... named to the All-Tournament (U17) Team "Best 11" at the 2013 U.S. Youth Soccer National Championships ... led club team to three State Cup and regional tournament titles (2010-12)... played four years on the Region II ODP Team, winning the 2012 Inter-Regional Tournament in Boca Raton, Fla... high school coaches were Rob Eckert and Jonathan Dreasler... club coach was Paul Dayrell... also won five career Drake Relays titles, was on two state championship relays and was the 1A state champion in the 100-meter dash in 2013 and a track All-American... National Honor Society and first honor roll member.
Personal -- Born Dec. 27, 1995... daughter of Joe and Tracy Ripslinger... has three older and one younger sister, Marie, Ann, Grace and Joy... father ran track and was a defensive back at St. Ambrose... Grace was an honorable mention All-American defender at St. Ambrose (2008-12) and Ann ran cross country at Wartburg College... majoring in health and human physiology.