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#12 - Rita Craven
2013-14 Women's Soccer
POS.
MF
HT.
5-9
YR.
So.
HOMETOWN
Frankfort, Ill.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Lincoln-Way North
Rita Craven

2012: Started all 19 games at midfield in her rookie season with the Crusaders...made her collegiate debut on Aug. 17th versus IUPUI and recorded four shot attempts...her first goal as a Crusader was a match-winner at IPFW on Sept. 16th...logged 1,474 minutes and 22 shot attempts on the year ... named to the Horizon League All-Newcomer Team.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner with the Phoenix ... an All-State selection in Illinois as a junior ... earned All-Midwest accolades as a senior ... led team to the Southwest Suburban Red Conference and regional championships as a sophomore and junior ... team won sectional title in 2012 ... an All-Area selection in 2010 ... named to the All-Sectional Team as a freshman ... selected to the Pepsi Showdown All-Tournament Team as a junior ... earned Southtown Star Player of the Week honors as a sophomore and junior ... had 17 assists as a senior ... played club soccer for Darien Soccer club ... also lettered in volleyball and basketball.

Personal:  Rita is the daughter of Jim and Carla Craven ... major is biology ... born April 11, 1994.