Sydney Galvez-Daley

#1 Sydney Galvez-Daley

Pos. GK
Ht. 5-7
Yr. Jr./So.
Hometown Chicago, Ill.
High School (Prev. School) Fenwick (Creighton)

2015: Started 14 matches in goal for the Crusaders ... posted a 6-5-3 record with a 1.20 GAA and a .705 save percentage ... closed season tops in program history with a 0.75 career GAA, fourth in program history in career shutouts and ninth in program history in career saves ... made 43 saves on the season ... saw first action of the year Aug. 28 with clean sheet in win at Miami (Ohio) ... earned results in seven of her first eight starts on the year ... also did not surrender goal in Horizon League win Sept. 26 at Youngstown State, playing the first 65 minutes ... made season-high six saves Oct. 9 in league action versus Northern Kentucky.

2014: Started all 20 games in goal for Valpo in her first season of action ... a Second Team All-Horizon League pick at goalkeeper in the league's postseason awards ... named league Defensive Player of the Year and First Team All-League by College Sports Madness ... broke the Crusaders' individual single-season records for shutouts (12), wins (14) and GAA (0.43) ... finished season fourth in the nation in save percentage (.885) and fifth in GAA ... led the Horizon League in shutouts, wins, GAA and save percentage ... set the Horizon League single-season record for GAA, and ranks third in a season in league history with 12 clean sheets ... surrendered just nine goals on the season, making 69 saves for an .885 save percentage ... surrendered multiple goals in only the season-opening match ... gave up just three goals in eight Horizon League games, helping Valpo to a perfect 8-0-0 league campaign ... made four saves over two games in the HL Championship, posting a pair of clean sheets as she was named to the All-Tournament Team ... posted first shutout of her career Aug. 24 against IUPUI in second career game, making four saves ... named Horizon League Defensive Player of the Week Aug. 25 following the blanking of the Jaguars ... registered four straight shutouts Aug. 31-Sept. 14, including a season-high eight saves Sept. 7 versus Western Illinois ... did not surrender a goal in the run of play over six consecutive matches Aug. 24-Sept. 14 ... named College Sports Madness HL Player of the Week Sept. 15 following shutouts of IPFW and Evansville ... recorded five shutouts in eight league contests ... received second league Defensive Player of the Week honor Oct. 27 after shutouts of Milwaukee and Detroit ... was a stalwart in goal in the NCAA Tournament at #12 Notre Dame, matching her career best with eight saves.

2013: Did not see action in goal in her first season as a Crusader.

2012 [Creighton]: Did not appear for the Blue Jays.

Prep:  A four-year letter winner for the Friars … selected as MVP her junior year … earned All-Conference Honorable Mention as a senior … picked to captain the team as a senior … was a member of the United Soccer Academy and the Chicago Edge … earned a letter in basketball.

Personal:  Sydney is the daughter of Charlette Galvez … major is exercise science.