12 - Alisha Lussiez
Alisha Lussiez
Height: 5-4
Year: So.
Hometown: Livonia, Mich.
High School: Churchill
Position: F

2008

NEWMAC First Team All-Conference ... Started 18 of 18 games ... Very talented forward on the ball with excellent passing skills and strong finishing touch ... Had one of the best MIT freshman campaigns on record ... Finished the season with eight goals and three assists for 19 points ... Led the team in all scoring categories and was one of the top players in the conference in points, goals, goals-per-game and points-per-game ... Led the team and was fourth in the conference with three game-winning goals ... Produced almost half of the team's goals (8 of 18) and was involved in 11 of team's 18 goals ... Only second MIT freshman every selected First Team All-Conference ... Team MVP and Rookie of the Year.

Personal: Majoring in Biological Engineering ... Daughter of Vidya Krishnamachar and Patrice Lussiez ... Has a brother Etienne ... Favorite Soccer Player/Athlete: Fernando Torres ... Other Favorites: Friends, House MD, movies, books, medicine

Before MIT: High School Soccer: Churchill High School Varsity... team captain 2007, 2008...third-team All-State, All-Conference, All-Area 2007 ... Club Soccer: Michigan Hawks '90... State Cup champions 2002-2004, 2006-2008 ... Region II champions 2004, 2007