Annual Athletics Awards Dinner
Neil deGrasse Tyson - Commencement Speaker
547 student-athletes honored conference-wide.
Rice Ranks Third In C-USA
Continues a family legacy as a Rice student-athlete... Technical and savvy goalkeeper who reads the game well... Athletic and strong with very good hands... Has a contagious enthusiasm for the school and the game.
2011: Conference USA Academic Medalist; C-USA Academic Honor Roll; Rice University Honor Athlete; Worked her way into three appearances, including two Conference USA contests vs. UAB and Southern Miss... Played a career-long 32 minutes against longtime rival Sam Houston State, making three saves.
2010: Conference USA Academic Medalist; C-USA Academic Honor Roll; Did not see any action in second season with the program.
2009: C-USA Commissioner's Academic Medalist; C-USA Academic Honor Roll; Rice University Honor Athlete; Did not see game action in first year with the program.
ODP state pool in 2008... ODP state team in 2007 and regional camp attendee... Goalkeeper for the Michigan Hawks under head coach Doug Landefeld... Won the 2008 State Cup championship.
A 2009 graduate of Detroit Country Day High School in Michigan... Four-year letterwinner in soccer under head coach Bob Bukari... Starting keeper who led the Yellow Jackets to a 22-2-0 record as a senior in 2009... Helped the squad reach the state finals in 2006, the semifinals in 2008 & 2009, and the district finals in 2007... All-state, all-area and all-district goalkeeper... Named all-district honors as a midfielder her sophomore year... Earned the College Book Award... Cum Laude Society member... AP Scholar... Shaw Headmaster's Cup Award... President of the student council.
Full Name: Andie Cathleen Obermeyer. Born: June 21, 1991, in Arlington, Tex. Parents: Paul and Cindy Obermeyer of Beverley Hills, Mich. (two sisters). Mother played tennis at Rice (1976-79). Older sister, Amber, was a Rice soccer letterwinner (2002-03). Father played soccer at Brown University (1976-79). College: Baker