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#6 Ann Zajda
Height: 5-4
Class: JR
Position: D
Hometown: Plainfield, IL
Previous School: Joliet Catholic Academy


Started all 17 games as one of USF's top defenders … Authored a pair of assists, getting one in a 11 tie with Davenport MI on Sept. 4 and the other in a 2-1 win over Bethel IN on Sept. 10 … Attempted seven total shots and had three on goal … Has anchored the Saints' defense since stepping on the field as a freshman in 2009.

2009: Started 16 of 17 games as a freshman, despite an ankle injury that significantly limited her mobility in the last five games of the season … Only missed the home contest with eventual CCAC runnerup Olivet Nazarene … One of the top defenders on the Saints' squad … Notched an assist in USF's 4-0 win at Calumet St. Joseph IN on Oct. 7 for her only point of the season … Played nearly every minute of the 16 games in which she started.

In H.S.: H.S. coach: Oscar Valdez … Played four years of high school soccer at Joliet Catholic Academy … Team captain as a junior and senior … An East Suburban Catholic Conference first-team selection as both a junior and senior in 2008 and 2009 … Named the Angels' best defender as a junior … Earned All-Area recognition from the Herald News as a senior … Helped lead JCA to an 18-3 record and a regional title as a senior … Angels narrowly missed the sectional title that season, losing to host Lemont in the sectional final.

Other: Born 2-23-91 … Majoring in elementary education …. Earned Dean's List honors in all four of her semesters thus far…  Has notched perfect 4.00 GPAs in the last three semesters after getting just one B in the first semester of her freshman yaer.

Year           GP/GS         SOG              G             A           PTS        GWG
2009           16/16              1               0              1              1               0
2010           17/17              3               0              2              2               0
Totals         33/33              4               0              3              3               0              

2011-12181800070%457.1%100-0 - 0
Totals:181800070%457.1%100-0 - 0
2011 Women's Soccer Roster
Roster for 2011 Women's Soccer Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
0Danielle DeMentJRGK5-8Lemont, ILMt. Assisi Academy
2Erin VossSRF5-5Elmhurst, ILNazareth Academy
3Susannah PetteyFRD5-3Eagleville, TNFred Page H.S.
4Delaney GoddardJRF5-2Romeoville, ILRomeoville H.S.
5Natalia NaumoffSRF5-5Elmwood Park, ILTriton College
6Ann ZajdaJRD5-4Plainfield, ILJoliet Catholic Academy
7Danice CarbajalJRMF5-2Merrillville, INMerrillville H.S.
10Amanda ColemanSOD5-3Lockport, ILLockport H.S.
11Kim AskewJRMF/D5-7Reddick, ILHerscher H.S.
12Ashley SikytaSOD5-6Normal, ILNormal Community H.S.
13Debbie RiosJRMF/D5-7Joliet, ILJoliet West H.S.
14Regina MeloneSRD5-6Orland Park, ILLockport H.S.
16Ashton BalchFRF5-8Chesterton, INChesterton H.S.
17Amber ZukowskiJRMF/GK5-8Tinley Park, ILAndrew H.S.
19Jessica TanykoFRD5-3Arlington Heights, ILSaint Viator H.S.
21Emily KowalskiFRD5-10New Lenox, ILLincoln-Way West H.S.
22Brooke PolusSOF/GK5-6Crown Point, INLake Central H.S.
26Kaley MarcinakSOF/MF5-7Schererville, INLake Central H.S.
28Jackie BelmonteFRF/MF5-4Darien, ILHinsdale South H.S.
33Liceth RoblesFRF/MF5-4Chicago, ILLane Tech H.S.
John Nikchevich Image
Head Coach
4th season
Ben Boyd Image
Assistant Coach
2nd season