Mikayla Lasky
Mikayla  Lasky


Avon, Ind.

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Roff Era Begins with Winning Season

Annual season recap chronicles highlights of Purdue's 2015 campaign


Boilermakers Win in Overtime at Maryland

Nellams connects on her second PK of the season; Leinert & Ginther come up big


Lasky's Great Goal Not Enough vs. Penn St.

Boilermakers snap PSU's shutout streak at 381 consecutive minutes


Purdue Battles No. 23 Rutgers to a Draw

Ginther & the back line lead Boilers to their first scoreless draw since 2010


Win Streak vs. Northwestern Snapped

Boilermakers don neon yellow uniforms for Hammer Down Cancer game


Mikayla Lasky 2014 Photo Gallery

Mikayla Lasky 2014 Photo Gallery


Michigan State

Purdue vs Michigan State


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

2014 Photo Gallery | 2013 Photo Gallery

Purdue Personal Preferences
Favorite Pro Team: USA National Team
Favorite Athlete: Steve Maniago
Favorite Pro Stadium: Wrigley Field
Favorite Field She's Played On (Other Than Purdue): Ohio State
Favorite Marquee Event: World Cup
Pro Forward She'd Most Like to Mark: Alex Morgan
Favorite Country to Root for at World Cup: USA
Person She'd Like to Have Dinner With: Harry Potter
In Her MP3 Player: Zac Brown Band
Last Concert She Attended: Ed Sheeran
Favorite Author: J.K. Rowling
Last Book She Read: Paper Towns
Favorite Actor, Actress & Director: Morgan Freeman, Jennifer Aniston & Stephen Spielberg
Favorite Movie to Watch on Team Bus: Despicable Me
Favorite Month: May
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Food: Corn
Favorite Dessert: Ice Cream
Favorite Purdue Building: Mackey
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Hiking
Another Sport She Enjoys Playing: Basketball
Favorite Big City: Chicago
Unique Travel Locale: The Bahamas
Country She'd Most Like to Visit: Italy
Favorite Thing About the Boilermaker Soccer Complex: The Locker Room
Most Memorable Moment at Purdue: Scoring a Goal in 2013 Home Win vs. Dartmouth
Enjoyed this Professor's Class: Josh Boyd, Communications
Furry Friend: Ellie, Husky-Lab Mix

JUNIOR / 2015
Academic All-Big Ten… Lasky played in 10 games, starting nine times… started the first two games of the season and the first seven in which she played… scored a highlight-reel goal off a set piece early in the second half against eventual national champion Penn State… a lingering injury had her in and out of the lineup over the first month… was able to start both games of the Montana Cup and Big Ten opener vs. Northwestern… moved to a defensive midfielder role for the stretch run, beginning with the scoreless draw with Rutgers… logged 80-plus minutes in seven of the 10 games in which she played… helped Purdue shut out Ohio, Rutgers and Indiana… record two shots, both on goal, in the season opener vs. Ohio… averaged 74 minutes per game.

Academic All-Big Ten... Lasky was one of six Boilermakers to start all 19 games... played every minute of the season (1,764) and has now logged 3191 consecutive minutes dating back to halftime of the Sept. 1, 2013, game at Kansas... joined Kim Love (2012) as active Boilers to play every minute of a season... will enter 2015 having started 34 consecutive games... helped Purdue concede 17 fewer goals than in 2013... assisted on Soraya Toppin-Herbert's goal against Ball State... recorded three shots in the draw with Youngstown State... selected as Purdue's Big Ten Sportsmanship honoree.

Lasky played in 17 games and started the final 15 games of the season... did not leave the field for the remainder of the season after taking over at center back to begin the second half at Kansas (game No. 4)... helped Purdue post shutouts against Akron, IPFW, Ohio State, Illinois and Northwestern... headed in a free kick for the Boilers' fifth and final goal in the win against Dartmouth... was dangerous in the 18-yard box on headers off set pieces for much of the season, recording nine shots... ranked fourth on the team in minutes played after going the distance 14 times... averaged 85.5 minutes per game.

Four-year varsity starter at defender was a three-time team MVP... three-time all-state honoree by the Indiana Coaches of Girls Sports Association... also named to the Indianapolis Star All-West Team three times... Indiana Soccer Coaches Association Top Team Player honoree as a senior... finished her high school career with 18 goals and 10 assists while playing defender for all four years... helped lead Avon to undefeated regular seasons in 2011 and 2012.

Biographical Information

Major: Communication

Parents: Jeff & Karen Lasky (both are Purdue alumni as well as aunts Suzanne & Tricia)

Brother: Tyler



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