8 - Erika Granger
Erika Granger
Height: 5-4
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Tomah, Wis.
High School: Tomah
Position: D

2008

Played in 16 games, started three ... Versatile defender who played as both a center back and outside back ... Stepped up big for the team when needed, starting the last three games of the season, including the NEWMAC tournament quarterfinals and semifinals ... Team Most Improved Player.

2007

Played in three games, started one ... Fitness and speed had a good impact off the bench defensively ... Had her first collegiate start.

2006

Played in two games ... First-year defender showcased excellent speed and work rate on the field.

Personal: Majoring in Environmental Engineering ... Daughter of Dennis and Mary Granger ... Has a brother David ... Other Sports:  MIT Women's Rugby Club ... Favorite Soccer Player/Athlete:  If I told you, I'd have to kill you ... Other Favorites:  I'm HUGE, but most importantly, I'm huger than Liz ... I can do a one-armed chin-up ... I truly believe that cows are happier in Wisconsin.

Before MIT: High School Soccer: 4 years Tomah High School Soccer (3 years Varsity, 2006 Team Co-Captain) ... Other sports:  4 years Tomah High School Basketball (1 year Varsity)