Student-athletes must maintain a 3.0 grade point average to qualify.
Seniors Tess Hall & Brittany Kindzierski Honored Prior To Match
Miners To Honor Tess Hall & Brittany Kindzierski In Pre-Match Ceremony
Miners To Wrap Up 2012 Campaign At Home Vs. Colorado College Friday
Miners To Play At Rice (6 P.M. MT Friday) & At Houston (12 P.M. MT Sunday)
Photo Gallery By Michael P. Reese
Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre
4-1. Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre
Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese
MINER NOTE: 2011 C-USA All-Tournament Team; two-time C-USA Offensive Player of the Week (9/6/10 & 10/10/11; two-time C-USA Academic Honor Roll Member (2010 & 2012); t9th at UTEP for career game-winning goals (6) and t10th for total goals (21).
2011 (JUNIOR): Put up big-time numbers for the second straight year ... led team in goals (nine), points (22) while rating tied for fourth in assists (four) ... at her best during league play, tying for league lead for goals in Conference USA only contests (seven) and sharing second for points (14) ... Conference USA All-Tournament team honoree after helping the Miners secure runner-up honors at the 2012 league tournament ... three of her four helpers came on match-winners, including setting up Katie Dorman's second tally in the 2-1 win vs. Colorado College in the C-USA quarterfinals (11/2/11) ... had a goal to force overtime in the C-USA Championship contest at No. 4/6 Memphis (11/5/11) ... named C-USA Offensive Player of the Week thanks to a five-goal weekend vs. Houston (10/7/11) and Rice (10/9/11) ... torched the Cougars for a hat trick, including the game winner, while scoring both goals in a tie against the Owls ... put plenty of pressure on the opposition by posting a team-best and the sixth-most shots (65) by a C-USA player ... earned a spot on the C-USA Academic honor roll (min. 3.0 GPA).
2010 (SOPHOMORE): Came into her own to share the team lead for goals (11) while rating second on squad in points (26) and tied for third in assists (four) ... ranked first in Conference USA for game-winning goals (five), tied for second in goals and fourth in points ... checked in tied for third for UTEP single-season record for match winners and tied for ninth on the list for goals ... recognized as the C-USA Player of the Week on Sept. 7 after tallying a combined four goals and an assist in road triumphs over Stephen F. Austin (9/3) and Houston Baptist (9/5) ... had three separate contests with a pair of goals ... accounted for at least one point in nine of the first 10 matches on the year ... earned 70 or more minutes of playing time in 12 contests.
2009 (FRESHMAN): Appeared in 14 games on the year, including one start ... was the lone Miner freshman to earn a starting nod in the season-opening OT victory vs. NM State (8/21) ... scored in the 86th minute to force overtime an eventual 3-2 triumph at Eastern Washington (9/3) ... merited at least 30 minutes of playing time in five games, including a career-best 49 minutes of action vs. Utah Valley (9/6).
PRIOR TO UTEP: Played three years under Ross Ongaro for Internazionale U16 and U18 Tier 1 Teams ... competed for the Alberta Provincial All-Star team from 2005-07 ... started up top to help the squad take home the silver at the Canadian National Championship and gold at the Western Canada Summer Games in '07 ... team was fourth at nationals in 2005 and third in 2006 ... spent three years in St. Edmund's Junior School Academy, garnering the players' choice award (2004-05, 2005-06), MVP (2005-06) and female athlete of the year (2005-06) during that time ... top scorer from 2006-08 in the Metro Edmonton league ... became a member of the Canadian Soccer Association National Training Center in 2006 and remains a member to date.
PERSONAL: Full name is Brittany Lee Kindzierski ... has not declared a major ... daughter of Warren and Corinne Kindzierski ... has a younger sister, Madison, and an older brother, Brandon ... born 7/20/91 (Surrey, B.C., Canada).