Hailey Chmela

#11 Hailey Chmela

Pos. MF
Ht. 5-4
Yr. So.
Hometown Hawthorn Woods, Ill.
High School (Prev. School) Lake Zurich

2012: Appeared in four matches in her junior campaign for Valpo...scored first collegiate goal on her only shot attempt for an insurance tally against St. Joseph's (Oct. 9) ... earned Valpariso University Student-Athlete Presidential Academic Honors.

2011: Saw action in nine contests in a reserve role as a sophomore ... played a season-high 45 minutes against Air Force on Sept. 25 ... tallied shot attempts against Air Force and at Detroit (Oct. 15) ... named to the Horizon League’s Spring Academic Honor Roll.

2010: Appeared in 17 matches off of the bench for the Crusaders ... made collegiate debut Aug. 21 at UMKC ... fired seven shots during rookie season ... recorded shots on goal at Detroit (Sept. 26) and at Milwaukee (Oct. 8) ... played a season-high 37 minutes at Milwaukee.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Bears ... a two-time All-North Suburban Conference selection ... named to the All-Sectional Team in 2009 ... selected to the All-Area Team in 2009 and 2010 ... recipient of the team’s Fighting Bear Award for hardest working team player as a senior ... played club soccer for Ela Elite, winning a regional title in 2007.

Personal:  Hailey is the daughter of Tom and Kristin Chmela ... major is elementary education ... born April 24, 1992.