Penetrated the starting lineup in preseason workouts and was solid contributor all season ... Started all 18 contests in which she played, missing one game due to injury ... Moved to forward from midfield before Murray State contest ... Led team in assists with eight, good for second on the MT single-season assist list ... Also third on team in scoring with 16 points ... Took pair of shots and drew start in season-opener at Southern Miss (8/31) ... Assisted on pair of Danielle LaDuke goals, including game-winner, in opening win at UT Martin ... Also had two shots in home opener versus Jacksonville State (9/8) ... Scored first collegiate goal, the game-winner, in shutout victory over Murray State (9/25) while taking six shots in match ... Had four shots in 1-0 loss to Florida International (9/28) ... Set school record with four assists versus Lipscomb (9/30), assisting on pair of LaDuke scores, as well as a goal by Sarah Linder and one from Ashley Hicks ... Tallied final goal on assist from LaDuke in 5-2 win at Arkansas-Little Rock (10/5) ...Tied match at one on unassisted goal in 26th minute in 5-1 victory at Arkansas State (10/7) ... Later assisted on LaDuke goal versus ASU ... Took one shot versus North Texas (10/14) ... Netted team's first goal in win over Appalachian State (10/17) ...Had one shot on goal at Western Kentucky (10/19) ... Missed game versus Georgia State (10/23) due to injury ... Assisted on Emily Carter goal at South Alabama (10/26).
Four-year letterwinner for coach Oscar Borgarello at J.J. Pearce HS ... Named All-Area, District MVP and best defender in district as senior ... Led squad in assists, as well ... Spanish Honor Society President.
Laura Mercedes Miguez ... Daughter of Ramon and Stephanie Miguez ... Born March 11, 1983 ... Majoring in Mass Communications ... Advertising & Public Relations.