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2015: C-USA Academic Honor Roll; Worked her way into starting all 19 games in 2015, a streak of 20-straight starts... Earned the program's Most Improved Award... Began the season in the midfield, but was versatile enough to switch to defense midway through the year... Recorded two assists in C-USA road games (WKU and North Texas)... Finished third on the team with 1,649 minutes, 92.8 percent of the Owls' total time.
2014: C-USA Academic Honor Roll; Steady contributor in first season of Division I soccer despite being sidelined midway through the year... Able to play in only one game from Sept. 6 to Oct. 23, but worked hard to come back and rejoin her teammates for the last month of the season... Successful return for the final seven games of the season included the squad's title run in the C-USA Tournament and starting in the program's first NCAA Tournament appearance since 2005... Played a career-long 77 minutes and took a shot on-goal in the NCAA Tournament match vs. national power Texas... After playing the third-most minutes of any of the Owl freshmen on opening day at Baylor (76), she returned to make first career start two days later against NCAA Tournament-bound Dayton... Came off the bench to take a career-high four shots in 34 minutes at longtime rival Lamar... Appeared in 13 matches overall with two starts... Finished with a total of 446 minutes... Took nine shots and maintained a .667 shots on-goal percentage. Wore jersey No. 18 in first collegiate season.
Club - Plays for the Bethesda Soccer Club (Bethesda Freedom 95/96)... ECNL Regional Combine participant... Four-star recruit according to TopDrawerSoccer.com.
High School - Attends Walt Whitman High School in Bethesda, Md.... National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) All-South Region... All-state honoree who led the Vikings to the 4A state title in 2013... Earned 2013 first team All-Metro and was the Gazette Player of the Year... Serving third year as varsity team captain.
Personal - Full name: Aliza Rose Wolfe. Parents: Andrew and Joanna Wolfe of Bethesda, Md., (one brother). Chose to attend Rice over Harvard, Pennsylvania, Villanova and Georgetown. Rice College: Jones