Jordan Ginther
Jordan  Ginther


Eagan, Minn.

High School:
Kaneland (Ill.)





Season Recap: Improved Defense Not Enough for Boilers

Purdue conceded 17 fewer goals than 2013 but failed to score 20 for first time in team history.


Loss at Iowa Eliminates Purdue From B1G Tourney Contention

Arkans opens scoring in 11th minute, ending Boilers' scoring drought at 367 minutes.


Purdue Suffers its Program-Record Fifth 1-0 Loss

Boilermakers will need a standings point Sunday to keep their Big Ten Tournament hopes alive.


Purdue Concedes Three First-Half Goals in Loss at Rutgers

Scarlet Knights score three times in 18-minute span to take control of the game early.


First B1G Road Trip Has Purdue Headed for Land of Lincoln

Boilermakers looking to extend win streak vs. Northwestern, end losing skid in Champaign.


Jordan Ginther 2014 Photo Gallery

Jordan Ginther 2014 Photo Gallery


Nebraska-Iowa Road Trip

Rick Szalach photo gallery from Purdue's Nebraska-Iowa road trip.


Purdue vs. Ball State Mega Gallery

Purdue vs. Ball State


Purdue hosts Minnesota & Wisconsin

Purdue vs. Minnesota and Wisconsin


Purdue vs. Miami

Mega gallery from Purdue Women's Soccer season opener

2014 Photo Gallery 2013 Photo Gallery

Purdue Personal Preferences
Favorite Athlete: Sydney Leroux
Favorite Pro Stadium: Toyota Park
Favorite Country to Root for at World Cup: The Netherlands
Current Pro Goalkeeper She'd Like to Shoot Against: Tim Howard
Person She'd Like to Have Dinner With: Her Grandpa
In Her MP3 Player: Iggy Azalea
Last Concert She Attended: Skrillex
Favorite Author: Veronica Roth
Film Favorites
Actor: Robert Downey, Jr., Actress: Jennifer Lawrence, Director: Michael Bay
Favorite Month: September
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Food: Deep Dish Pizza
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Disc Golf ("Frolf")
Favorite Purdue Building: Boilermaker Soccer Complex
Favorite Big City: Chicago
Unique Travel Locale: Arizona
Country She'd Most Like to Visit: Spain
Favorite Thing About the Boilermaker Soccer Complex: The Field
Most Memorable Games at Purdue: 2014 Spring Tournament at Indiana State
Enjoyed This Professor's Class: David Bridges, Biology
Furry Friend: Casey, Boxer

Ginther started all nine games in which she played... opened the season as the starter and also made six starts in Big Ten play... was sidelined by an injury for seven games early in the season but returned in time for the Minnesota-Wisconsin weekend to close out the month of September... also started Big Ten games against Maryland, Rutgers, Nebraska and Iowa... made a career-high eight saves in the 1-0 loss to Wisconsin... shut out Ohio to help the Boilers post their first win of the season... surrendered only one goal in 1-0 losses to Miami (Ohio), Minnesota and Nebraska... made five saves in the loss at Nebraska.

Ginther played in nine games, making four starts... Purdue's first true freshman goalkeeper to start a game since the program's inaugural 1998 season... started four consecutive games in September vs. Dartmouth, Seattle, IPFW and Miami (Ohio)... helped lead the Boilers to wins against Dartmouth and IPFW as well as a draw against Seattle... saw action off the bench five times, finishing off the games against Akron, Xavier, Kansas, Penn State and Nebraska... earned her first collegiate shutout in the IPFW win... made a season-high four saves in the games against Kansas and Dartmouth... kept Xavier off the scoreboard for the final 27 minutes of the game, her longest relief appearance of the season.

Three-year starting goalkeeper for the varsity team, coached by Scott Parillo... didn't play high school soccer as a sophomore in order to train for nationals with her club team... USYS Golden Glove winner in 2011 after helping lead her club to the national title... team MVP as a senior after recording 11 shutouts... two-time all-conference, all-area and all-sectional honoree while breaking the school record for shutouts... conference MVP as a freshman.

Biographical Information

Major: Marketing

Parents: John & Kelly Ginther

Brothers: Jake & Sam