Coryn Bajema
Coryn  Bajema


Lynden, Wash.

High School:
Lyden Christian




Media Arts

Senior season (2014)
• SEC Academic Honor Roll

Junior season (2014)
• SEC Academic Honor Roll

Sophomore season (2013)
• SEC Academic Honor Roll

Freshman season (2012)
• SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll
• SEC Freshman of the Week

• 3rd -- Single-season shot percentage (.375, 2013)

2015: Played in all 20 of South Carolina's games, earning starts in three of them...notched the game-winner against Colgate (9/4) and finished the season with two points on one goal...tallied 12 shots and put five attempts on target...saw time in South Carolina's SEC Tournament match against Auburn (11/4), finishing the game with one shot... also appeared in the first round of the NCAA Tournament against UNCW (11/13).

2014: Played in 21 contests, making six starts and logging 711 minutes...scored 2 points on one goal...put five of her 2 shots on frame...made her season debut with 15 minutes against Clemson (9/5)...sent a shot in on goal against High Point (9/7)...scored the game-winner in the 32nd minute at USF (9/12)...fired a season-high two shots, putting one on frame in a start against Ole Miss (10/19)...put a chance on frame at Vanderbilt (10/24) and vs. Mississippi State (10/30)...relied on for significant minutes in the run to the NCAA Quarterfinals.

2013: Played in 12 matches ... Missed 11 games due wrist injury ... Played 430 minutes ... Tied for fourth on the team in points with 10 (three goals, four assists) ... Recorded three goals on eight shots ... Scored first goal of the season in the SEC Tournament quarterfinal matchup against Georgia (11/6) ... Tallied an assist in the semifinals versus Texas A&M (11/8) ... Recorded second multi-goal game of her career with two in a 5-0 win against Furman (11/15) in the first round of the NCAA Tournament ... Scored points in five consecutive games, the longest streak of the season on the team (10/27-11/15) ... Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2012: Started 20 of 21 matches in her freshman campaign as a forward...was third on the team with seven points on three goals and one assist...scored goals in back-to-back games against Mercer (8/26) and Jacksonville (8/26)...first career two-goal game against Jacksonville, notching the game winner in a 3-0 win...earned SEC Freshman of the Week accolades for her three-goal weekend against Mercer and Jacksonville...fired 46 shots with 18 coming on goal.

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PRE-COLLEGE: TopDrawerSoccer Pacific Northwest Region Top 10 Recruit ... A four-star recruit by TopDrawerSoccer ... Region IV ODP team and pool (2010-11) ... Three-year member of Washington ODP State team (2009-11) ... Participated in ODP Regional Camp (2010-11) ... Northwest Conference Coaches Player of the Year (2011) ... Three-time First Team All-Conference selection (2009-11) ... Three-time Top 5 Players to Watch list (2008-10) ... Led Northwest Conference and set school record with 35 goals ... Team captain (2010-11) ... Played for Eastside FC Red club team ... Three-time State runner-up (2009-11) ... Club team ranked No. 11 in the nation (2010) ... U.S. Club National Cup Regional Supergroup Champions (2010) ... Surf College Cup Champions (2009) ... Disney College Showcast finalist (2009) ... Las Vegas College Showcase Champions (2010) ... Washington State Champions Cup finalist (2010) ... Also lettered in basketball (2008-11).

PERSONAL: Full name is Coryn Elisabeth Bajema ... Majoring in media arts ... Chose USC over Santa Clara, Washington and Oregon ... Born July 27, 1994 ... Has two siblings ... Parents are Shane and Beth Bajema.