Crimson Tide sophomore Molly Moroney scores first career goal in 76th minute
2015 (Sophomore) After beginning the 2015 season recovering from an ACL tear she suffered during the 2014 season, she returned to action in the 0-0 double overtime draw against Harvard (Sept. 4) … after she made her return to injury, she became a regular in the defense making 15 appearances in the 2015 season, including nine starts … scored her first career goal against Tennessee (Oct. 11) … saw action in four shutouts for the Tide … her second start was in the 1-0 shutout victory against Southern Miss (Sept. 13) … came off the bench in the 2-0 shutout victory against Jacksonville State (Sept. 21) … came off the bench in the double-overtime 1-0 win at Georgia (Oct. 16). 2014 (Freshman) As a true freshman, she immediately established herself as a constant presence on the defensive side of the ball for the Tide ... showed signs of being a potential freshman all-conference candidate ... made her first collegiate start in the Aug. 31 contest against Middle Tennessee State ... started nine of the 11 games she played in ... cemented herself in the starting lineup on the defensive side of the ball for Alabama until she suffered a season-ending leg injury in the South Carolina game on Oct. 3 ... her lone assist of the 2014 season came during the 5-0 win vs. Austin Peay (Aug. 29).
High School and Personal Data Comes to Alabama ranked as the No. 23 defender in the nation by TopDrawerSoccer.com ... played for coach John Bowen at Stars Mill High School, where she was selected as a two-team NSCAA All-Region honoree (2012 and 2013) and helped lead her team to a pair of state 5A semifinal appearances (2011 and 2013) ... a versatile player who saw time as an attacking midfielder early in her high school career ... named the team's offensive MVP in 2011 and 2012, while earning the overall team MVP award as a senior in 2013 ... ... served as U-16, U-17 and U-18 team captain for the Concorde Fire club team, coached by Brian Moore ... helped Fire win the 2014 ECNL Southeast Conference Championship and three consecutive region titles (2009-11) ... member of the National Honor Society and National Technical Honor Society ... daughter of Kevin and Erin Moroney ... plans to major in business.