CU (W) Soccer BIO
1 Alicia Montgomery

BLUEJAY CAREER: 2010 (Junior) - Earned the first ever Missouri Valley Conference Elite 18 Award for women's soccer honoring a student-athlete for both athletic and academic success ... Named first team MVC Scholar-Athlete ... Also named first-team Academic All-District VII by CoSIDA ... Voted MVC honorable-mention ... Earned MVC Scholar-Athlete of the Week following the first week of play, Aug. 26 ... Ranked second in the MVC in goals against average with a 0.88 average ... Also ranked second with a .851 save percentage, just seven one-hundredths behind the league leader ... Six of her 15 starts were shutouts ... Posted 11 wins and just four losses, including winning seven straight matches from Sept. 9 through Oct. 14 ... Tied her career-high in saves with eight in four different matches, against Cal State Fullerton (Sept. 19), at Missouri State (Oct. 22), against Illinois State (Oct. 28) and in the season finale at Minnesota (Nov. 12) ... Her 11 victories in a single season places her in a tie for fourth on Creighton's all-time charts ... Currently ranks second in MVC history with her 0.71 career goals against average ... MVC preseason honorable-mention.

2009 (Sophomore) – Named All-Missouri Valley Conference Second-Team ... Voted MVC Scholar-Athlete Honorable Mention ... Led the MVC and ranked 15th in the NCAA with a 0.58 GAA, which ranked third in CU single-season history and second in MVC history ... Her .873 save percentage also led the MVC and ranked 12th in the nation ...  Combined with Katie Jo Swanson to set school records for shutouts (11) and GAA (0.60) ... Posted 12 wins and eight shutouts to rank second in both single-season CU categories ... Tabbed MVC Defensive Player of the Week in each of the first two weeks of the season after logging 335 scoreless minutes in her first four matches ... Also tabbed MVC Scholar-Athlete of the Week (Aug. 25) ... Started the season with 392 straight shutout minutes, extending her overall streak to 558 minutes dating to 2008 ... Twice made career-high eight saves – against Arizona State (Sept. 18) and against Missouri State (Nov. 6) in the MVC Tournament.

2008 (Freshman) – 
Appeared in five matches, including one start ... Bluejays were 4-1-0 in matches she appeared in ... Made her collegiate debut at South Dakota (Aug. 22), playing 13 minutes in a 4-0 win ... Also came off the bench against Minnesota (Sept. 7), Northern Illinois (Sept. 21) and Northern Iowa (Oct. 30) ... Played the entire second half against Northern Illinois ... Earned her first start, made five saves and posted a shutout against North Dakota on Oct. 21.

Four-year letterwinner at Carondelet, helping the Cougars to a 16-1-5 mark as a senior ... Participated in the North California ODP and was tabbed to play for the Super Y 90’s Select Team for National Camp ... Played club soccer for the Bay Oaks Arsenal and for the DVSC Black Pearl, for which she served as captain ... Also played futsal (a version of indoor soccer) with the DVSC Black Pearl, reaching the finals in the 2005 US Futsal National Championship and finishing third in the 2006 championship.

PERSONAL:  Daughter of Robert Montgomery and Janice Becker-Montgomery ... Born July 24, 1990, in Walnut Creek, Calif. ... Has one older sister, Ashleigh (24) ... Math and secondary education major ... Sister Ashleigh ran cross country and track at UC San Diego.

Position: Goalkeeper
Height: 5'9"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Walnut Creek, Calif.
High School: Carondelet