2010: A second-team All-Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference selection as a sophomore … Became the first USF player to receive any All-CCAC recognition since the 2004 season … Led the team in total shots (58) and shots on goal (27) and was among the team's best in nearly every other offensive category … Finished with three goals, four assists and 10 total points in 15 games despite being marked as USF's top offensive threat by almost every opponent … Credited with the game-winning goal in USF's 2-0 road CCAC victory over favored Judson on Oct. 9 … Posted a season-high five shots on goal but could not get any past the keeper in a 2-1 CCAC setback at home against Illinois Tech on Oct. 5.
2009: Played and started in 16 games as a true freshman … Second on the team behind forward Erin Voss with 10 total points and 5 goals scored … Led the Saints with 28 shots on goal … Notched those impressive offensive numbers despite have to play as goalkeeper in two full games and nearly 60 minutes of another one … Replaced the injured Ashley Kekelik in goal at Saint Xavier early in the game … Came out of the goal to take a direct kick from over 40 yards away in the final seconds of the game … She nailed that goal just before time expired in regulation and sent the Saints into overtime with the heavily-favored Cougars … The match finished in a 1-1 tie … She started the next two games in goal and posted a shutout at Calumet (4-0, 2 saves) and suffered a 2-0 loss to then nationally-ranked Olivet Nazarene … Named CCAC Defensive Player of the Week after those two fine efforts in goal … Zukowski never scored multiple goals in any game but did enjoy a stretch of scoring four goals in five matches and five in a period of eight matches … Posted a season-high and team-best eight shots on goal in USF's 4-3 loss at Mount Mercy on Sept. 11.
In H.S.: H.S. coach: Lauren Zolk … Played prep soccer at Andrew High in nearby Tinley Park … Played as both a goalkeeper and a midfielder/forward for the Thunderbolts … Helped lead Andrew to three straight regional titles as a sophomore, junior and senior … Team compiled a 15-4-2 record in her senior year … Zukowski also played club soccer for Eclipse Select South.
Other: Born 4-12-91 … Majoring in general business administration.
Year GP/GS SOG G A PTS GWG
2009 16/16 28 5 0 10 0
2010 15/15 27 3 4 10 1
Totals 31/31 55 8 4 20 1
|0||Danielle DeMent||JR||GK||5-8||Lemont, IL||Mt. Assisi Academy|
|2||Erin Voss||SR||F||5-5||Elmhurst, IL||Nazareth Academy|
|3||Susannah Pettey||FR||D||5-3||Eagleville, TN||Fred Page H.S.|
|4||Delaney Goddard||JR||F||5-2||Romeoville, IL||Romeoville H.S.|
|5||Natalia Naumoff||SR||F||5-5||Elmwood Park, IL||Triton College|
|6||Ann Zajda||JR||D||5-4||Plainfield, IL||Joliet Catholic Academy|
|7||Danice Carbajal||JR||MF||5-2||Merrillville, IN||Merrillville H.S.|
|10||Amanda Coleman||SO||D||5-3||Lockport, IL||Lockport H.S.|
|11||Kim Askew||JR||MF/D||5-7||Reddick, IL||Herscher H.S.|
|12||Ashley Sikyta||SO||D||5-6||Normal, IL||Normal Community H.S.|
|13||Debbie Rios||JR||MF/D||5-7||Joliet, IL||Joliet West H.S.|
|14||Regina Melone||SR||D||5-6||Orland Park, IL||Lockport H.S.|
|16||Ashton Balch||FR||F||5-8||Chesterton, IN||Chesterton H.S.|
|17||Amber Zukowski||JR||MF/GK||5-8||Tinley Park, IL||Andrew H.S.|
|19||Jessica Tanyko||FR||D||5-3||Arlington Heights, IL||Saint Viator H.S.|
|21||Emily Kowalski||FR||D||5-10||New Lenox, IL||Lincoln-Way West H.S.|
|22||Brooke Polus||SO||F/GK||5-6||Crown Point, IN||Lake Central H.S.|
|26||Kaley Marcinak||SO||F/MF||5-7||Schererville, IN||Lake Central H.S.|
|28||Jackie Belmonte||FR||F/MF||5-4||Darien, IL||Hinsdale South H.S.|
|33||Liceth Robles||FR||F/MF||5-4||Chicago, IL||Lane Tech H.S.|