Marta Lynch
Marta  Lynch


Upper Black Eddy, Pa.

High School:





46 Boilers Named to Academic All-Big Ten Fall Honor Roll

Six members of Purdue's Sweet 16 volleyball team recognized for academic excellence.


Purdue Garners NSCAA Academic Award for 4th Straight Year

Boilers recognized for 3.15 team GPA to make the list for seventh time since 2007.


Boilers Endure Up & Down First Year at New-Look Complex

Season recap recounts highs & lows of Purdue's 2012 campaign.


Boilers' Valiant Effort Against No. 4 PSU Not Enough

Purdue dominates shot & corner kick counts in 2nd half but can't develop quality chances.


Purdue Hosts No. 4 Penn State For Senior Day Game

National leader in goals visits the Boilermaker Soccer Complex for regular-season finale.


Marta Lynch 2012 Photo Gallery

Marta Lynch 2012 Photo Gallery


Purdue Soccer 2012 Season in Photos

A photo compilation of Purdue Soccer's 2012 home games


Purdue vs Penn State -- 2012 Senior Night Game

Purdue Soccer hosts Penn State in the season finale at the Boilermaker Soccer Complex.


Women's Soccer vs. CMU - 9/12/12

Women's Soccer vs. CMU - 9/12/12


Purdue vs. Tennessee-Martin

The Boilers defeated UTM 2-0 on goals from Chinyelu Asher & Hadley Stuart.

2012 Photo Gallery | Photo Gallery Thru 2011

Purdue Personal Preferences
Favorite Athlete: Xabi Alonso
In Her MP3 Player: The Zombies
Last Concert She Attended: Best Coast
Favorite Author: David Sedaris
Film Favorites
Favorite Actor: Joseph Gordon Levitt, Actress: Amy Poehler, Director: Werner Herzog
Favorite Month: October
Favorite Holiday: Halloween
Favorite Meal: Pad See Ew
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Trail Running/Hiking
Favorite Purdue Building: Wethrill Hall
Favorite Big City: Philadelphia
Unique Travel Locale: Morocco
Country She'd Like to Visit: Croatia
Another Sport She Enjoys: Swimming
Most Memorable Game at Purdue: 2009 Win at Texas A&M
Furry Friend: Oliver, Angora Rabbit

SENIOR / 2012
Academic All-Big Ten
• Lynch started all 14 games in which she played
• Missed five Big Ten games after suffering a knee injury in the overtime win at Nebraska, but was able to return for the stretch run
• Logged 90-plus minutes seven times, going the distance in shutout wins against Toledo and Central Michigan
• Also helped Purdue post shutouts against Tennessee-Martin and Evansville assisted on Chinyelu Asher's game-winning goal in the Tennessee-Martin victory
• Recorded a season-high four shots as an attacking player in the senior night season finale against Penn State

JUNIOR / 2011
Academic All-Big Ten
• Lynch played in eight games, going the distance in seven of the eight games as a starting center back after missing the first six weeks due to injury
• Assisted on Mollie Kuramoto's game-winning goal in the victory at Minnesota
• Purdue went 4-4 after she joined the starting lineup
• Left the field only late in the game in the loss at Wisconsin
• The Boilers are 2-0 when she has scored a goal during her career, all three collegiate goals coming at home

Academic All-Big Ten
• Played in 18 games and started 11 times, including the first three Big Ten games
• Started 11 of 12 games from Aug. 22 through Oct. 1
• Scored twice in the victory against Morehead State, posting the lone multi-goal effort of the season by a Boilermaker
• Missed the final two games due to injury
• Logged a season-high 61 minutes in the USC game

• Made first collegiate start in 1-0 win vs. Michigan
• Scored first collegiate points with goal in 5-2 win vs. Loyola-Chicago
• Recorded one shot vs. Michigan State, vs. Minnesota, vs. Michigan and at No. 25 Penn State
• Played season-high 45 minutes at Nittany Lions

• Four-year letterwinner
• Scored 53 goals and added 23 assists
• 2006 team MVP
• 2006, 2007, 2008 All-League
• Played club for FC Bucks Vipers and PDA Pride
• 2005 and 2008 Eastern Pennsylvania ODP team
• 2005 and 2008 Region I ODP camp
• Also ran track for Palisades
• PIAA state qualifier in 100-meter dash
• National Junior Honor Society

Biographical Information

Major: Behavorial Neuroscience Psychology (with a biology minor)

Parents: Michael & Margaret Lynch

Sister: Selah



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