9 Friederike Engel
9 Friederike Engel
Height: 5-7
Year: Junior
Hometown: Hamburg, Germany
High School: Gymnasium Suderelbe
Position: D/M

ENGEL CAREER STATS

Year

GP-GS

G

A

Pts

Shots

SOG

GW

2007

16-13

2

0

4

30

13

1

2008

19-19

0

0

0

18

7

0

2009 20-20 1 1 3 13 5 1
               

Totals

55-52

3

0

7

61

25

2

 

 

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2009: Selected as Patriot League Defensive Player of the Year, only the second Eagle to ever earn the award … became the first ever AU women’s soccer student-athlete to be named to the ECAC Division I Soccer All-Star Team … recognized as All-Patriot League First Team for a program-record third consecutive season … only AU women’s soccer student-athlete to ever be a multiple-time first team all-conference selection ... anchored a defense that allowed only 18 goals in 21 games and recorded eight shutouts … scored three points (one goal, one assist) in 3-0 win over Delaware State (9/30) … named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll for third straight year.

2008: Selected to the All-Patriot League First Team for second straight year ... started all 19 games for the Eagles ... anchored a defense that allowed just 1.15 goals on the season ... second most minutes on the team (1,779) in 2008 ... played at least 90 minutes in 17 games ... named to Patriot League Academic Honor for second consecutive season ... achieved a perfect 4.0 GPA in the spring semester.

2007:
Named to All-Patriot League First Team ... tabbed a Mid-Atlantic Regional selection by Soccer Buzz Magazine and an NSCAA Mid-Atlantic All-Region, marking the first year that any Eagles were named to an all-region team (along with teammates Kelsey Brasher and Annette Scott) ... named first Patriot League Rookie of the Year in program history ... played in 16 games, including 13 starts ... part of an Eagles defense that allowed just 0.80 goals per game and recorded seven shutouts ... tallied two goals, a game-winner in a 1-0 decision over Colgate (10/6) and against Lafayette in a 5-0 win (10/14) ... took 30 shots on the season ... named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

High School: Played varsity soccer for Gymnasium Suederelbe ... competed in seven years of club soccer for Hamburger SV ... part of the German U-19 National Team that captured European Championship.

Personal: Daughter of Hartmut and Ulrike Engel ... has two siblings, Katharina and Lars ... majoring in marine biology.