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2007-2008 Women's Soccer Roster


Holly Grogan

Class: SR-3L
Position: F/MF
Height: 5-10
Previous School: Claverham CC
Hometown: Bexhill, England

NOTEWORTHY
Enters senior season third on the Middle Tennessee all-time points list with 82, second all-time in goals (32), third in assists (18), and first in game-winning goals (10) ... Great all-around athlete who possesses exceptional speed ... Has proven to be a premier player during her Blue Raider career ... Experienced skill player who bolsters Middle Tennessee's front line ... Has demonstrated a knack for being a clutch player with 10 career game-winning goals, which is tops on the all-time list at Middle Tennessee.

JUNIOR (2006)
Honors

All-Sun Belt Conference ... All-Sun Belt Conference Tournament ... Sun Belt Player of the Week (8/28) ... NSCAA All-South Region Scholar Team ... Offensive MVP at the Middle Tennessee Classic ... All-Tournament at First Tennessee Classic (University of Tennessee Tournament).

Highlights
Ranked in the top 20 nationally in three major scoring categories - seventh in points per game (2.00), 12th in assists per game (0.57), and 16th in goals per game (0.71) ... Led Sun Belt in assists with 12, which established new single-season record at Middle Tennessee ... Almost pulled off SBC hat trick in the major scoring categories but she finished third in the league standings in goals and points ... Her 42 points were third on the single-season list at Middle Tennessee ... Earned starts in all 21 games ... Had four multi-goal games with two each vs. Evansville, Florida International, South Alabama, and Louisiana-Lafayette ... Collected at least one goal in 11 of 21 games ... Dished out assists in 10 games, including three vs. Lipscomb (9/15), which ties for third on the single-game list at Middle Tennessee ... Credited with game-winning goals vs. Evansville (9/1), Florida International (9/24), and North Texas (10/22), giving her a school-record 10 career winners ... Had season-high five points vs. Evansville and Louisiana-Lafayette and had three points or more in nine matches.

SOPHOMORE (2005)
Honors

Soccer Buzz National Elite Team of Week, First-Team All-Sun Belt Conference, Two-time Sun Belt Conference Player of the Week, Sun Belt Conference Academic Honor Roll

Highlights
Played in 19 matches, starting 14 ... Ranked second on the squad in goals (10) and points (22) ... Ranked sixth in the Sun Belt with 22 points, which placed her eighth on the Middle Tennessee single-season list in that category ... Ranked fourth in the Sun Belt with 10 goals, which tied for seventh on the single-season goals scored list at Middle Tennessee ... Second in the Sun Belt with five game-winning goals ... Scored only goal in 1-0 win at Clemson, giving the Blue Raiders their first win against an opponent from the Atlantic Coast Conference ... Had three matches with multiple goals including two each against East Tennessee, Arkansas State, and Denver ... Named Sun Belt Player of the Week after scoring three goals, adding an assist, and totaling seven points in road matches at Arkansas-Little Rock and Arkansas State ... Repeated as SBC Player of the Week and was named to the Soccer Buzz National Elite Team of Week with three goals and six total points in wins against Denver and North Texas ... Scored goals in four consecutive matches during seven-match win streak.

FRESHMAN (2004)
Showed tremendous improvement throughout the season and was one of the team's top all-around players once Sun Belt play began ... Played in 17 games and started five ... Tied for 10th in the SBC in points with 18 and tied for sixth in the league for points per game (1.00) ... Finished third on the team in goals scored with seven and was fourth in points with 18 to earn consideration for SBC Freshman of the Year honors ... Poured in three goals in win against Arkansas State, which tied for the most in a single game, and her six points against Arkansas State tied for the second most in a single game ... Contributed two points or more in four games and had multiple goals in two games ... Her offensive savvy helped ignite the highest-scoring team in the SBC: Middle Tennessee was first in points (183) and goals (69).

HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB
Attended Claverham Community College in Hastings, England, where she won the sportswoman award four years ... Grogan also was county team champion for four years, and her team also won the county cup ... The honor student also participated in cross country ... Grogan has a wealth of international experience in Europe and was an England National Player while playing for her club team, the Chelsea Ladies ... She was the county captain on the U-12, U-14, and U-18 teams.

PERSONAL FILE
Holly Grogan ... Daughter of Margaret and Simon Grogan ... Hometown is Bexhill, England ... Born Nov. 11, 1985 ... Major: Dietetics.



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