|| Kristin Stannard
At Stanford: A skillful and creative center midfielder ... good speed ... "I expect her to make a big impact in her senior year," coach Paul Ratcliffe said.
As a Senior in 2009: Became the third player at Stanford to record a hat trick in 12 years, when she scored three goals in 27 minutes after coming on as a second-half substitute against Virginia Tech (9/6) ... played in 18 matches, all off the bench ... had three goals and one assist on the season, and took 16 shots.
As a Junior in 2008: Drew 13 starts in 25 matches ... set career highs in goals (5) and points (12) ... knocked in the team's first two goals in a 3-0 triumph over Oregon (10/10), earning Top Drawer Soccer national team of the week honors ... Pac-10 All-Academic honorable mention.
As a Sophomore in 2007: Pac-10 All-Academic honorable mention ... had six starts in 19 matches ... earned both of her assists on insurance goals in a 4-1 win over St. Mary's (9/30) ... converted a penalty kick for the fourth goal in 4-2 victory over California (10/14) ... put the ball in the top-left corner from 25 yards to score the third goal in a 4-0 victory over Washington (11/2) ... scored in consecutive NCAA Tournament matches, against Sacramento State in the first round (11/16) and in a second-round victory over Cal (11/18), also converting a penalty kick in the 7-6 shootout victory.
As a Freshman in 2006: All-Pac-10 second team selection ... named to the All-Pac-10 Freshman team ... appeared in all 23 matches, with 16 starts ... fourth-leading scorer, with four goals and two assists ... scored first career goal, against USF (9/1), in her third collegiate contest ... had three points against Washington (10/22), scoring the first goal in the third minute and assisting on Kelley O'Hara's insurance goal ... named to the Soccer Buzz Elite Team of the Week (10/25).
National Team Experience: Attended all six camps with the U.S. U-17 national team in 2005 ... competed in Brazil and Mexico with the U-17 team ... a member of the U-20 U.S. player pool ... attended two camps and traveled to Mexico with the U-20s in 2007.
High School/Club: A 2005 graduate of Clover Hill High School in Midlothian, Va. ... named 2005 NSCAA national High School Scholar-Athlete of the Year ... Virginia's Gatorade State Player of the Year ... an NSCAA Youth All-American as a senior ... a Soccer Buzz top 15 recruit ... a four-year letterwinner at Clover Hill, and captain as a senior ... compiled a weighted grade-point average of 4.8 ... had 19 goals and 20 assists as a senior ... earned all-state, all-district, all-metro, and all-league honors all four seasons ... named the all-district and the All-Metro Player of the Year as a junior ... played club for Richmond FC, reaching the final of the Virginia State Cup in 2004.
Personal: Daughter of David and Robin Stannard ... has an older brother, David ... majoring in energy resources engineering ... enjoys reading, working out and shopping.
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