23  Tricia Tufts
Tricia Tufts

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Exeter, N.H.

High School:
Exeter

Height:
5-8

Position:
Defender


As a Junior
Played in 17 games and made six starts ... Scored her lone goal of the year against UAB (10/23) and helped preserve a 1-1 tie ... Four of her seven shots were on goal ... Named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

As a Sophomore
Played in 15 contests, including 10 in conference play ... Recorded an assist against SMU (10/12) in a 2-1 home victory ... Tallied four shots, including one on goal.

As a Freshman
Played in all 19 contests ... Tied for fourth on the team in shots (17) ... Netted her only goal of the season against C-USA foe Houston (10/19) ... Registered an assist in a 3-0 home win over Furman (9/9) ... Notched multiple shots in five matches, including the C-USA Tournament quarterfinal game against UCF (11/7).

Exeter High School
Was a three-year letterwinner at Exeter and a one-year letterwinner at Mascoma Valley Regional High School ... Helped Exeter to a 40-10-2 record in her three seasons, the last two as a captain ... Led Exeter to the 2006 state championship ... Tallied 34 goals and 35 assists at Exeter.

Personal
Is a health fitness specialist major ... Daughter of Peter and Debbie Tufts ... Father played soccer at the University of New Hampshire and was the head women's soccer coach and head men's hockey coach at his alma mater until 1999 ... Won the Scholar-Athlete Award in 2006 ... Four-year honors student ... Member of the Latin Honor Society.

Tufts' ECU Statistics

YEAR GP/GS SH G A PTS GWG
2007 19/0 17 1 1 3 0
2008 15/0 4 0 1 1 0
2009 17/6 7 1 0 2 4
Career 51/6 28 2 2 6 0