23  Mary Puckett
Mary Puckett

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sanford

High School:
Lee County Senior

Height:
5-11

Position:
Forward/Defender


As a Sophomore: Recorded first collegiate start against Loyola (Aug. 26) ... Participated in eight games ... Helped Pirates record four ... shutouts on the season (Western Carolina, Houston, Marshall and SMU) Instrumental in holding five of the top-8 Conference USA goal scorers scoreless ... Helped ECU rank third in conference in total saves (117).

As a Freshman: Played in 11 games ... Saw first collegiate action in season opener against No. 7 Virginia ...

Lee County Senior High School: Named to the Academic All-Conference team all four years ... A three-time all-conference selection, three-time captain and two-time Team MVP... Was a part of the Yellow Jackets basketball team that captured the 2003 regular season, conference tournament and sectional championships and made an appearance in the regional finals ... Earned 10 varsity letters in four Sports ... Played club soccer for Triangle Futbol Club.

Personal: Majoring in exercise sports science ... National Honor Society, National ... Freshman Honors Society Named to PCS Phosphate All- Academic Team in 2006 ... Three-time C-USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll honoree 2003-04, 2004-05 and 2005-06 ... Three-time recipient of the Conference USA Commissioner's Academic Medal in 2003-04, 2004-05 and 2005-06 ... Named to the ECU's Director of Athletics Chancellor's List in Spring of 2005 and 2006 and Fall of 2005 ... Daughter of David and Elizabeth Puckett ... Has two brothers (Warren and William) and two sisters (Katherine and Margaret).