OUTLOOK -- Has worked hard to keep her starting role at left back ... Has become more of a threat in the attack, good left-footed services, plays with experience ... Leads by example with her hard work on the field and in the classroom ... Chosen to be a captain by teammates.
2005 -- Played and started 16 matches at defender ... Contributed to the USC offense with two assists in 2-0 win over Rhode Island (9/2) ... Tied for the second highest total on the team in starts ... Key contributor in the back four defense for Carolina ... Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll ... Named to Dean's List in fall of 2005 and spring of 2006.
2004 -- Played in all 20 matches with 14 starts ... Finished the season with nine consecutive starts at defender ... Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll ... Named to Dean's List in fall of 2004 and spring of 2005.
2003 -- Played in all 21 games with one start ... Scored first career goal in 1-1 tie at Houston (9/14) ... Finished the season with 11 shots on goal ... Named to Dean's List in fall of 2003 and spring of 2004.
PRE-COLLEGE -- Lettered four years in soccer for the Troy High Colts ... Her high school won the soccer state championship in 2003, were runner-ups in 2001 and advanced to the semifinals in 2002 and 2000 ... Started on varsity as a freshman ... Played club soccer for three years with the Michigan Hawks ... Named all-area in soccer ... Also lettered four years in track and field and two years in cross country.
PERSONAL -- Full name is Erin Kathleen Geldhof ... Majoring in biology ... McKissick Scholar at USC ... Chose USC over Brown, Butler, Georgia and West Point ... Favorite athlete is Kate Sobrero ... Enjoys country music ... Favorite food is pasta ... Born on March 1, 1985, in New Brunswick, N.J. ... Parents are Clare and James Geldhof.