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Amy Burrell
Amy Burrell

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
West Lafayette

High School:
West Lafayette

Height:
5-10

Position:
Defense

Birthdate:
10/16/1986

Experience:
4L

Team Co-Captain:
1st Year



JUNIOR / 2007

  • Academic All-Big Ten selection and voted team co-captain in offseason with Jessica Okoroafo
  • Established season highs with 11 games played and four shots recorded
  • Recorded her first career goal in the 87th minute of a 4-1 home win against Xavier
  • Posted two shots in 3-0 victory over Western Michigan
  • Played a season high 30 minutes in regular season match with Indiana

SOPHOMORE / 2006

  • Academic All-Big Ten selection
  • Received playing time in seven matches with starts against Baylor, Loyola-Chicago and Minnesota
  • Placed two shots on goal in season opener against Western Kentucky
  • Played mostly on defense, but occasionally subbed in at the forward position
FRESHMAN / 2005
  • Competed in 10 matches and started the first six of the season at outside back
  • Blocked shots against Utah and Cal Poly
  • Headed out a cross delivered by DePaul's Erin Walter in 4-0 win over Blue Demons

HIGH SCHOOL/ CLUB

  • Graduated from West Lafayette High School in 2005
  • Four-year varsity letterwinner for both soccer and basketball
  • Member of four conference championship teams; also won three sectional titles and two regional crowns
  • 2004 Lafayette Journal & Courier Player of the Year
  • Voted team MVP and was an honorable mention all-state selection following senior year
  • Tabbed to four all-conference and all-area first teams
  • Three-time Defensive Player of the Year
  • Academic All-State honoree
  • Competed for club soccer team Carmel United, winning four state championships; also reached regional finals with United in 2004 and regional semifinals in 2001 and 2002
  • Joined Indiana State ODP in 1998 and was tabbed to the regional pool in 2004.

Biographical Information

Hometown: West Lafayette, Ind.

High School: West Lafayette

Major: Management

Father: Bart Burrell

Mother: Nancy Burrell

Siblings: Lia (sister)