Seniors Tess Hall & Brittany Kindzierski Honored Prior To Match
Miners To Wrap Up 2012 Campaign At Home Vs. Colorado College Friday
Sarah Dilling Registers Season-High Eight Saves
Miners To Play At Rice (6 P.M. MT Friday) & At Houston (12 P.M. MT Sunday)
Sophomore GK Sarah Dilling Makes Five Saves
Photo Gallery By Michael P. Reese
0-1. Photos by IPA
Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre
4-1. Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre
2012 (JUNIOR): Tallied 12 points to rank third on the squad while successfully making a smooth transition from defense to attacking midfielder & forward ... credited with a quartet assists, including three in the first four contests ... also showed knack for finishing, by scoring four goals to check in third on the team ... provided the game winner against Army (8/26) and at New Mexico State (9/12) ... applied lots of pressure on opposition with 41 shots (2nd), including 25 (2nd) on goal ... appeared in all 20 matches, including 13 starts, while playing a personal season-high 1,147 minutes ... had started six matches total and earned a combined 1,295 minutes in her first two years with the Orange and Blue.
2011 (SOPHOMORE): Appeared in 22 games, including three starts, while splitting time between defense and midfield ... registered assists in consecutive wins against Houston Baptist (8/26/11) and Prairie View A&M (8/28/11) ... played a season-high 65 minutes at Stephen F. Austin ... recorded 13 shots, including two on target.
2010 (FRESHMAN): Reserve freshman who rated third on the team in goals (five), fourth in points (12) and tied for fifth in assists (two) ... posted a hat trick while also adding an assist in UTEP's 12-1 romp against Alabama A&M (9/19) ... the Miners were undefeated (4-0-0) when she tallied at least one point ... notched game-winning goal in C-USA opener against UAB (9/24) ... started three matches, and earned a career-high 86 minutes of playing time at Tulsa (10/10).
PRIOR TO UTEP: Three-year starter for Midland High School ... as a sophomore (2008) she tallied 31 goals with 18 assists on the way to being named the District 2 5A Newcomer of the Year ... efforts helped team to both co-district and bi-district championships ... switched to defense in her junior year, and MHS advanced to the Region 1 5A semifinals ... plenty of experience at the club level ... played up a year as a '92 player on the Dallas Texans Red '91 team from 2007-08 as a forward/MF ... team was the 2008 U.S. Youth Soccer Division I Regional and National Champions ... 2007 regional and premier league champs ... other events won include the 2008 NTX State Cup and Disney Showcase ... earned playing time in the 2007 Nike Friendlies against the '92 National Team ... trained with the Olympic development state team from 2006-08 ... also played in the Lake Highlands Girls Classic Division I (2007-08) ... prior to that helped her squad finish second overall at the 2008 Division II event ... earned varsity letters in cross country and track as a freshman and sophomore ... was a regional qualifier in the 400 sprint relay as a freshman ... district 2 5A finalist in the 100M that year as well ... has also competed with the Midland Crusader Track Club ... she was named the TAAF's Midland Female Athlete of the Year ... qualified for the State TAAF in the 400M, 200M and long jump ... finalist in the 400M at the TAAF State Meet ... competed in the 400M in the AAU Junior Olympics as well ... National Honor Society member from 2008-10, and was a 2010 National Society of High School Scholars recipient ... member of the A-Honor Roll, Latin Club and choir.
PERSONAL:Daughter of Barry and Stacy Babcock ... has two older sisters ... is a health promotions major ... born 3/5/92 (Casper, Wyo).