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#0 - Kristen Manski
2012-13 Women's Soccer
Saint Charles, Ill.
Kristen Manski

Enters 2013 first in school history with 22 career shutouts ... first on the career charts with a 0.88 goals against average ... atop the career save percentage (.806) leaderboard ... third all-time for minutes played in goal (4725:21) and third in career matches played in goal (51) in school history ... sixth all-time with 191 career saves.

2012: Started 18 of Valpo's 19 matches between the pipes...tallied a 0.54 goals against average, the lowest in Valparaiso history...tied the school record for shutouts in a season with 10...accumulated 66 saves, which puts her sixth on the all-time saves list for a career...collected back-to-back shutouts three separate times and had one string of three consecutive shutouts (Sept. 7, Sept. 9, Sept. 16)...stopped a season-high 13 shots on net to preserve a 0-0 tie versus Wright State on Oct. 14th...won nine games on the season...named to the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll...earned Valparaiso University Student-Athlete Presidential Academic honors.

2011: Started 16 matches as a sophomore ... recorded a 0.92 goals against average, third best in school history ... GAA ranked second in the Horizon League on the year ... tallied seven shutouts, third most in the league and third most in a single season in school history ... made 68 total saves, fourth most in the conference ... made a season-high eight stops at Liberty (Sept. 4) and in the win against Butler (Oct. 19) ... posted three straight shutouts from Sept. 11 against Eastern Illinois through Sept. 18 at Bowling Green ... earned six victories on the season ... named to the Horizon League Fall and Spring Academic Honor Roll ... earned Valparaiso University Student-Athlete Presidential Academic honors.

2010: Started 17 matches for the Crusaders as a rookie ... registered a 1.20 goals against average, fifth best in school history for a single season ... tied for sixth on the school’s single season charts with five shutouts ... recorded first collegiate shutout in home debut against Eastern Illinois on Aug. 27 ... made collegiate debut at UMKC (Aug. 21) ... finished the season with a .731 save percentage ... made a season-high five saves on five different occasions ... ranked sixth in the Horizon League in goals against average and tied for fourth in shutouts.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the North Stars ... an All-State selection in 2010 ... a NSCAA All-Regional selection in 2010 ... earned Upstate Eight Conference honors as a senior ... led team to a 23-1-2 record in 2010 and a third place finish in the Illinois state championship ... a four-time Academic All-Upstate Eight pick ... team finished 74-13-5 during her career, including four sectional titles ... named to the 2010 Chicago Red Stars All-State All-Academic Team ... played club soccer for the Eclipse Select Soccer Club.

Personal:  Kristen is the daughter of Chris and Laura Manski ... major is psychology ... born June 11, 1992.

M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler