Women's Soccer - Tue, Jun. 16, 2009
CHICAGO - Saint Xavier University women's soccer coach Jeremy Ekeler can not wait for August to arrive, so he can get a firsthand look at his 2009 roster, including a very talented incoming freshman class. Here is a list of the impressive prep accomplishments of this skilled group:

TAMMY CONTORNO - Midfielder, Lemont High School:

2009: South Suburban Conference Player of the Year2009: All Conference2009: All Area2009: All-Sectional2009: South Town Star All Area2009: Became Lemont's second all-time in career points (38 goals, 38 assists, 114 career points)2009: Became Lemont's all-time leader in career assists (38)2009: 42 Points - 15 goals and 12 assists Captain of 2009 Lemont State Runner-Up Team

CAREER: All-South Suburban Accolades - 2007, 2008, 2009; Illinois High School Soccer Coaches Association All-Sectional - 2008, 2009; SouthTown Star All-Area - 2008, 2009; Suburban Life All-Area - 2008, 2009; Team Captain - 2008, 2009; Four years varsity - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009; 114 Total Points - 38 goals, 38 assists

ELYSHA PEELE - Forward, Andrew High School

2009: All Conference2009: All Sectional2009: SouthTown Star All Area2009: Andrew High School Leading Scorer with 16 goals and 8 assists (40 points)2009: IHSA Record 7 consecutive games with a goal

CAREER: Varsity Starter - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009; Team Captain - 2008, 2009; All-Sectional - 2008, 2009; 5th in All-State voting - 2008; All-Conference Southwest Suburban Conference - 2008, 2009; SouthTown Star First Team All-Area - 2008, 2009; All-Conference Honorable Mention - 2007; T-Bolt Most Outstanding Attacker - 2007; Team Leading Scorer - 2006, 2008, 2009; 105 Total Career Points (40 goals, 25 assists)

ANDREA VELDHUIZEN - Midfielder, Joliet Catholic Academy

2009: All-Conference2009: Moved into 2nd All-Time in JCA history for points in a career - 812009: JCA Record for assists in a season - 202009: JCA Record for assists in a career - 452009: Points - 21 (1 goal, 20 assists)

CAREER: Varsity Starter - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009; Team Captain - 2008, 2009; Herald News All Area Team - 2006, 2008; Team Leader Assists - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009; 81 Total Points (18 goals, 45 assists)

SAM FORMELLA - Forward, Lockport High School

2009: All Conference2009: 1 Goal, 7 Assists

CAREER: Varsity Starter - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009; All Sectional First Team - 2008; All-Conference First Team - 2008; SouthTown Star All-Area First Team - 2008; Herald News All-Area First Team - 2008; Lockport High School Season Scoring Record - 2008; 66 Career Points - 23 goals, 20 assists



JEN DiOrio - Midfielder, Lyons Township High School

2009: 18 points - 6 goals, 6 assists

CAREER: Varsity Starter - 2007, 2008, 2009; Member of Regional Championship Teams 2007, 2008, 2009; Member of Illinois High School Elite 8 2007