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Auburn Mercer
Auburn Mercer

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Matthews, N.C.

High School:
Weddington HS

Height:
5-7

Position:
Midfielder

Experience:
1L



10/27/2013

Alabama Loses in Overtime at No. 23 Ole Miss, 2-1

Rijsdijk scores her team-leading seventh goal of season in loss

10/20/2013

Alabama Soccer Falls to No. 23/14 Kentucky, 4-2

Theresa Diederich collects goal and assist in losing effort

2013 (Freshman)
Made an immediate impact for the Alabama defensive unit ... played in all 18 matches making 17 starts ... ranked second on the team with 1,525 minutes played ... played every minute in 10 out of 18 games ... scored a goal vs. then-No. 14 Kentucky (10/20) ... collected an assist at then-No. 23 Ole Miss (10/27) ... also recorded an assist vs. Tennessee ... started and played 75 minutes in her collegiate debut at then-No. 15 Wake Forest (8/25).

High School and Personal Data
An early enrollee at Alabama ... listed on the Topdrawer.com Top 150 list at No. 58 ... played under head coach Powell Williams at Weddington High School ... spent three years on the varsity team collecting all-state and all-conference accolades in 2011 and 2012 ... was named the conference MVP as a senior ... in the classroom, she maintained a 4.1 GPA ... was a teammate on the Charlotte Soccer Academy with fellow signee Caroline Alexander ... part of the Region III ODP in 2010 and again in 2011 ... participated in the soccer showcase in both the 2010 and 2011 ODP Thanksgiving Interregional ... also on the 2011 ECNL October Phoenix All-Event Team ... was invited to the participate in the U-14 National Team Camp in 2009 ... the daughter of Mark and Tawny ... pursuing an exercise science major.