Brittany Kindzierski And Lauren Katada each scored
Miners Pile Up 24 Honors For Achievements In The Classroom
Azia Nicholson, Katie Dorman, Tess Hall & Sarah Dilling Honored By C-USA
Miners Honored Seniors Katie Dorman, Chandra Morden & Jessie Pettit
Miners Look To Send Out Katie Dorman, Chandra Morden & Jessie Pettit In Style
Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese
2010 (JUNIOR): Started all but one match on the year, compiling a mark of 10-7-0 ... tied for third in Conference USA for saves (93), tied for fourth in save percentage (.921) and ninth in goals against average (1.19) ... registered five or more saves in 11 matches, including a season-high 11 in the season-ending triumph at Colorado College (10/29) ... twice was named the C-USA Defensive Player of the Week, earning the honor on Aug. 23 and again on Sept. 27 ... recorded seven saves in a 1-0 defeat of Northern Arizona (8/22) ... turned away a combined 14 of 16 shots in helping the Miners topple UAB (9/24) and No. 25 Memphis (9/26) in consecutive home contests ... opponents held to one goal or fewer in 14 of the 18 matches she played in ... garnered placement on the C-USA academic honor roll (min 3.0 GPA)..
2009 (SOPHOMORE):Started the final 15 games of the year, forging a record of 9-5-1 ... helped UTEP rattle off six straight wins ... responsible for five of the six shutouts on the season ... turned away all 11 chances in a 1-0 win vs. SMU (9/27) ... among the C-USA leaders for all major GK categories ... credited with at least four saves in eight games, including five with six-plus.
2008 (FRESHMAN): Appeared in 14 games, including 12 starts, and finished with an impressive mark of 8-4-1 ... best effort at UTEP by a freshman keeper in terms of wins (8) and shutouts (4) since 2004 ... had three games with at least 10 saves, including a career-best 12 stops at Marshall (10/17).
PRIOR TO UTEP: Starting keeper for the elite Jabronis FC, which competes across North America ... was coached by Alex Esteves ... helped squad to both the indoor and outdoor premiere league championships in Canada ... team also claimed the John Tally College Showcase title in Memphis, Tenn. ... spent time at the Canadian National Training Center ... began playing soccer at the aga of 10 with the Northwest Wolves before eventually moving on to the Manitoba Provincial squad at the Regional Training Center.
PERSONAL: Full name is Chandra Morden Bednar ... goes by Chandra Morden ... has yet to declare a major ... daughter of Kim Morden ... has a brother, Troy ... born 5/16/90 (Vancouver, B.C.).