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    Lauren Matkin
    Lauren Matkin

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Wimberley, Texas

    High School:
    Wimberley

    Height:
    5-3

    Position:
    Defender/Midfielder

    Birthdate:
    12/29/1982

    Experience:
    3L

    2003: Played in 17 games for the Ladyjacks, earning two starts...Attempted three shots.

    2002: Played in 18 games, earning 10 starts...Netted two goals and dished out three assists on the season...Netted her first career goal against Tennessee-Martin...Dished out a career-high two assists against Louisiana-Monroe...Also recorded an assist two games later at Southeastern Louisiana...Followed that up with a goal in the rematch with the Lady Lions.

    2001: Played in 17 matches with eight starts... Attempted eight shots on the season.

    High School: A four-sport letterwinner in high school (soccer, track, cross country and cheerleading)...Also played eight years of club soccer...Earned all-district honors in soccer, leading Wimberley in points, goals and assists...Named high school MVP...Guided club team to four state tournaments, winning the title in 2000...Named team captain... Led her prep squad to a first-place finish in state during the spring...Nominated for the Olympic Development Program in 1997, 1998 and 1999... Led her cross country team to a fourth-place district finish as a freshman...A member of a cheerleading squad that made two appearances at nationals...Earned academic all-district honors as a senior.

    Personal: Daughter of Bo Whiteford and Laura Matkin...Born Dec. 29, 1982, in Houston, Texas... Grandfather played football at Texas.

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