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2010-2011 Women's Soccer Roster


Vanessa Mueggler

Class: SR-3L
Position: M
Height: 5-5
Previous School: John Rennie HS
Hometown: Pincourt, Quebec

SENIOR (2010)
Completed one of the most decorated seasons in school history ... Tabbed as an NSCAA Scholar All-America Third Team member ... Garnered an NSCAA Scholar All-South Region First Team accolade ... Named to the CoSIDA/ESPN Academic All-District IV Third Team ... Chosen for the NSCAA All-South Region Third Team, becoming the first player in school history to be named to the team twice ... Recognized as a Top 20 player in the Sun Belt by TopDrawerSoccer.com ... Selected to the All-Sun Belt First Team ... Earned a spot on the All-Sun Belt Tournament Team ... Voted as one of three Blue Raiders to the All-Duke Nike Classic Team ... Garnered a place on the Preseason All-Sun Belt Team ... Picked as the Oct. 12 Sun Belt Player of the Week ... Set career highs with 12 goals and seven assists for 31 points to go along with 80 shots ... Netted four game-winning goals, including three in Sun Belt action ... Two of her match winners came in overtime ... Seven of her dozen scores were in conference play ... Tallied the Blue Raiders' lone goal at the Duke Nike Classic, posting the marker against No. 1 North Carolina on her only attempt ... Shot was one of just two for the squad against the defending national champion Tar Heels ... Registered a pair of goals at FIU (10/10) to knock it from the unbeaten ranks in conference action ... Added two goals at Alabama A&M (9/3) and against North Texas (9/26), recording the winner in each match with the score against the Mean Green coming in the second extra frame ... Tallied her other overtime clincher against Troy (10/24) ... Assisted on a pair of goals in the first two road Sun Belt games of the campaign, at Arkansas State (10/1) and at UALR (10/3) ... Attempted a season-high eight shots against Evansville (9/5) ... Notched at least a half dozen shots in four other contests, three of which were against Sun Belt foes ... Finished the season with one half of her shot attempts being placed on goal ... Registered at least one shot in 22 matches, including the final 12.

JUNIOR (2009)
Earned Third Team All-South Region accolades by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America ... Chosen Second Team All-Sun Belt for the second-straight season ... Placed fourth in the Sun Belt for points and goals ... Also ranked sixth for shots ... Started 19 of the 20 games in which she played ... One of only two Blue Raiders with double-digit goals (10) ... Ranked second on the squad in goals, points (24), shots (53), shots on goal (31) and game-winning goals (two) ... Netted her first career hat trick at ULM (10/16) ... Posted the team's lone score in the Sun Belt Tournament match versus North Texas (11/4) ... Both of her game-winning goals came in overtime, providing the difference at Wright State (8/28) and against Florida Atlantic (9/27) ... Score at Wright State was in double overtime (103:38) and in the first extra period against Florida Atlantic (92:52) ... Registered a goal in consecutive matches at Evansville (9/13) and at Austin Peay (9/18) ... Also scored in the season opener at Tennessee Tech (8/21) and against Arkansas State (10/9) ... Assisted on both of the team's tallies against Oklahoma (9/4) ... Posted a season-high seven shots, five of which were on goal, at ULM ... Finished with at least one shot in 19 of the 20 matches.

SOPHOMORE (2008)
Started 19 games while seeing action in all 20 ... Named to the All-Sun Belt Second Team ... Earned all-tournament accolades at the Tulsa Invitational ... Led the team with five assists and 67 shots while placing third with four goals and 13 points ... Tallied one-half of her scores in Sun Belt action ... Posted a goal to go along with seven shots, including six on frame, against Troy (10/3) ... Registered a goal and contributed an assist in the next match against South Alabama (10/5) ... Had eight shots, finding the back of the net once, in two games ... Recorded the feat in the season opener at Jacksonville State (8/23) and against High Point (9/7) in the Middle Tennessee Classic ... Assisted on the game-winning goal at UALR (10/12) ... Tallied helpers against Texas Tech (9/5) in the Middle Tennessee Classic, against ULM (10/17) and at North Texas (10/20) ... Concluded the campaign by firing six shots versus Florida Atlantic (11/5) in the Sun Belt Tournament match.

FRESHMAN (2007)
Played in all 20 matches and earned a starting nod 18 times ... Her first career start came in the season opener at ETSU (8/31) ... Finished the campaign with two goals and two assists for six points ... Tallied her first goal to go along with an assist against FIU (9/30) ... Posted her second goal at Troy (10/7) ... Added an assist against Tulsa (9/7) in the Middle Tennessee Classic.

PREP NOTES
Rated as one of the top 22 players in Canada ... Attended the National Training Center in November 2006 ... Member of the Canadian National Team ... Trained with national prospects at the National Training Center at the U14, U15 and U16 levels ... Participated in the U15 Eastern Camp ... Enjoyed high levels of success with the Lac St. Louis Lakers club team, which won championships at the U13, U14, U15 and U16 levels ... Nominated for league MVP accolades in 2006 ... Helped lead the Quebec Provincial Team to a second-place finish at the U14 Canadian Championships as well as fourth-place results at the U15 Canadian Championships and U16 Canadian Championships

PERSONAL
Born on April 27, 1990 ... Daughter of Cindy Smith and Peter Mueggler ... Nickname is Essa ... Owns a coaching certificate.



2007-2008 Game-by-Game Stats
2009-2010 Game-by-Game Stats
2010-2011 Game-by-Game Stats