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Last Updated: Oct. 17, 2014
Fifth-Year Senior (2014) ... Has started all 15 games this season ... Leads the Big Ten with a career-best 16 assists ... Assisted on both U-M goals vs. #9 Northwestern (Oct. 17) ... Posted three assists in U-M's 3-1 win at #10 Iowa (Oct. 10) ... Assisted on U-M's game-winner at Indiana (Oct. 3) ... Scored game-winning overtime goal at 74:12 at #6 Penn State (Sept. 19) ... Recorded two assists against VCU (Sept. 14) ... As a defensive midfielder, contributed to three straight shutouts at home (Sept. 6-12) ... Posted a career-best four helpers vs. Central Michigan (Sept. 7) ... Assisted on both goals in home opener against William & Mary (Sept. 6).
Senior/Junior (2013) ... All-Big Ten first team ... Started all 20 games ... Recorded a career-high six goals ... Assisted on U-M's first goal vs. Indiana (Nov. 3) ... Registered a first-half goal vs. Pacific (Oct. 26) ... Scored goals in back-to-back games vs. Michigan State (Oct. 11) and Central Michigan (Oct. 13) ... Earned an assist in the second half vs. Ball State (Oct. 6) ... Scored goals in back-to-back games against Missouri State (Sept. 27) and #12 Northwestern (Sept. 29) ... Posted two assists at William & Mary (Sept. 20) ... Recorded a second-half goal vs. UC Davis (Sept. 15) ... Assisted on the game-winning goal vs. #16 Louisville (Sept. 14) ... Earned assists in back-to-back games vs. #14 UMass and Maine (Aug. 31-Sept. 1) ... One of three team captains in 2013.
Junior (2012) ... Redshirted 2012 season ... Appeared in two games ... One of four team captains in 2012.
Sophomore (2011) ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award (2011) ... Started all 22 games for the Wolverines at midfield ... Was third on the team with eight assists ... Had a pair of helpers in the win over Central Michigan (Sept. 9) ... Scored her first goal of the season in the Northwestern win (Oct. 7) and added another goal a day later against Yale (Oct. 8) ... Had an assist in the 5-0 win over Ball State (Sept. 17) ... Assisted on the first goal in the 4-2 win over Indiana (Oct. 30) ... Assisted on a goal in the Big Ten Tournament final game against Penn State (Nov. 6) ... Earned her first career start in the North Carolina game (Aug. 27) ... Dished out her first career assist in the Wake Forest game (Aug. 28) ... Had a shot attempt at Maryland (Sept. 4).
Freshman (2010) ... Appeared in seven games in a reserve role her freshman season... Scored her first collegiate goal in a 6-0 win over Quinnipiac (Sept. 19) ... Also had three shots on goal in the Quinnipiac win ... Attempted six shots on the year and had two in the Maine (Sept. 2) game.
Prep ... Graduated from Huron High School (2010) ... National Honor Society ... Three-year letterwinner ... Team captain in 2009 ... Michigan High School Field Hockey Association All-Division first team (2008-09) ... Two-time runner-up in state tournament (2008-09) ... Voted team most valuable player in 2009, two-time best offensive player (2008-09) ... Also earned three letters in soccer and two letters in basketball.
Club/Junior Team ... Team Michigan (2008) ... National Hockey Festival pool J champion (2009).
National/International ... Participated in USA Field Hockey Futures (2006-09) ... Took part in 2010 National Futures Championship.
Personal ... Enrolled in the School of Kinesiology, majoring in movement science ... Born on April 15, 1992 ... Daughter of Benjamin and Betsy McCallister.