|7 Jenna Geist|
Jenna Geist's 57th-minute goal gives ECU its first three points of the season
Skylar Poole and Kesley Reeves each score in 2-0 victory
2014: Played all 21 matches and made 20 starts as the team’s center midfielder during her sophomore season…Took seven shots, scored one goal and had one assist in 1,879 minutes of field time…Played every minute in in 17 matches…Scored her first-career game-winning goal to seal ECU’s first win of the season at Western Carolina (8/24)…Took a season-high two shots which also matched her career-high in the win over Davidson (9/5)…Played all 110 minutes in the scoreless draw at UNC Wilmington (9/19)…Recorded a shot on goal in the Pirates’ first American Conference win over Temple (9/28)…Tallied her first-career assist on the game-winning goal in overtime to upset second-seeded Memphis in the quarterfinals of the American Athletic Conference Championship (11/2).
2013: Made 19 appearances and nine starts while logging 885 minutes as a midfielder during her freshman campaign ... Tallied four shots and scored one goal on the season ... Started and played 57 minutes in the season-opening win at Davidson (8/23) ... Registered two shots and scored her first-collegiate goal in a 1-1 draw against George Washington (9/8) ... Played a season-high 62 minutes in a 1-0 win against Charlotte (9/29) ... Took two shots in 44 minutes of action at Old Dominion (10/4) ...Named to the ECU Director of Athletics' Honor Roll in the Spring of 2014.
Heritage High School: Four-year letterwinner for coach Adam Busek ... All-Conference selection as a freshman in 2009 (only one of two in the state) ... All-state and all-conference member as a junior (2011) ... Helped team to a quarter-final appearance in state playoffs in 2009 ... Elite Eight appearance in state playoffs in 2011 ... Owned a 3.8 cumulative GPA through spring semester of senior year ... Honor Roll member from 2009-13 ... National Honor Society member.
Club Experience: Played for Erik Bushey and the Colorado Rush Nike ... One of three players on the U18 team since U11 ... Member of U18 Dallas International Cup Championship team (2011) and ECNL Rocky Mountain U17 Champs (2012) ... Also participated in the U15 Far West Regionals in California (2009), U15 Eclipse Select in Illinois (2009), U15 Manchester United Cup in Oregon (2009), U15 Final Four Showcase in Texas (2009), U15 Chicago ECNL Showcase in Illinois (2009), U16 Las Vegas ECNL College Showcase in Nevada (2010), U16 Raleigh ECNL College Showcase in North Carolina (2010) and the U17 ECNL Championships in Waukegan, Ill. (2012).
ODP Experience: ODP Invitee from 2007-13 ... Two-time State Cup Champion (2009, 2011) ... State Cup semi-finalist (2008) ... Two-time State Cup finalist (2007, 2010).
Personal: Intended academic major is business education ... Daughter of Pamela and Thomas Geist ... Has one brother (Evan).