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Sophie Groff
Sophie Groff

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Grapevine, Texas

High School:
Southlake Carroll

Height:
5-8

Position:
Forward

Experience:
1L

11/15/2013

Gamecocks Earn 5-0 Shutout Versus Furman In NCAA Tournament First Round

Junior midfielder Taylor Leach scores game winner in 15th minute.

2013: Played in 19 matches, making nine starts ... Played 707 minutes ... Tied for third on the team with three goals ... Recorded first career goal at Northeastern (9/1) ... Tallied game-winning goal at Mississippi State (10/27) ... Scored final goal in the 5-0 win in the first round of the NCAA Tournament over Furman (11/15) ... Totaled 24 shots with 12 on goal.


PRE-COLLEGE: A 2013 graduate of Southlake Carroll High School in Grapevine, Texas...lettered in soccer four years playing for Matt Colvin...rated as a four-star recruit, the No. 41 player in the 2013 Top 100 and the No. 1 player In Texas by TopDrawerSoccer...2012 NSCAA Texas High School Player of the Year...2012 NSCAA High School All-American...in 2012 garnered 7-5A MVP, TASCO All-State and Dallas Morning News All-Area Team honors...two-time Fort Worth Star-Telegram Super Team...2010 6-5A Newcomer of the Year...2012 ECNL San Antonio All-Event Team...2011 US National Championship Best 11...2011 June U18 NT Camp...2011 Region III Spain Trip...2011 Feb. ECNL/ID2 National Camp...2010 Thanksgiving ODP Subregional...2007 U14 Nike Developmental Camp...National ODP Camps (2008-2011)...Region III '94 Pool (2008-2011)...team placed third in nationals in 2010 and 2011...advanced to finals for ECNL in 2012 and 2013....three-time high school All-Academic Region Team selection

PERSONAL: Sophie McMahon Groff was born on December 2, 1994....parents are Jon and Gaye Lynn Groff...her grandfather Royce Hamala played football at the University of Nebraska...she hopes to major in elementary education at South Carolina.her hobbies include watching movies and TV

Groff's Career Stats
YEAR GP-GS Min. G A P SH SH% SOG SOG% GWG
2013 19-9 707 3 0 6 24 .125 12 .500 2
TOTAL 19-9 707 3 0 6 24 .125 12 .500 2

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