Position: Def. Ht.: 5-03
Hometown: New Port Richey, FL
Previous School: Mitchell HS
Eligibility: So. Major: Criminology
As a freshman (2011)… Played in 12 games as a reserve, averaging 18 minutes per match… Scored her first collegiate goal in a 3-0 win at Eckerd (Sept. 14)… Took five of her eight shots in the Mocs’ 4-1 win at Pfeiffer (Oct. 9) when she played a season-high 52 minutes.
In high school… 2011 graduate of J.W. Mitchell High School in New Port Richey… Played soccer for coach Karl Kukec, helping the Mustangs go 74-15-8, and win two district titles in her career… First Team All-Suncoast Conference, First Team All-Pasco County by the Tampa Tribune, and named Mitchell’s 2011 defensive player-of-the-year, while scoring two goals with six assists as a senior… Scored seven goals in her high school career… 4-year member of school honor roll… Played club soccer for Hillsborough County United Black and coach Igor Gonzalez, and HCU Red and coach George Fotopolous.
Extra... Born 5/26/93… Daughter of Tony and Kim Cherry… Has two younger sisters who are also named after universities (Baylor and Emory)… Former high school teammates Dani Schulman now plays at Florida Gulf Coast, and two others (Arie Anthony at Eckerd, and Jenny Karl at Tampa) play for rival schools in the SSC… Criminology major.