6 - Monique Squiers
Monique Squiers
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Grosse Pointe Shores, Mich.
High School: University Liggett
Position: D

2008

Started 18 of 18 games ... Played every minute of the entire season ... Defensive anchor for the team at center back ... One of the most dominant physical presences in the conference ... Recorded two assists on the year, both off of free kicks ... Also recorded four shots on goal ... Academic All-Conference.

2007

Played in 16 games, started 14 ... Freshman defender recovered from an early season injury to become starting center back ... Speed and ability to win balls in the air was key for the team down the stretch ... Helped a defense that only gave up five goals in its last eight games with four shutouts.

Personal: Majoring in Aerospace Engineering ... Daughter of Cindy and Rob Squiers ... Has a 16-year-old brother (with a driver's license) Robbie ... Other Sports: Ice hockey, Lacrosse, Curling, Foosball, Horseshoes ... Favorite Soccer Player/Athlete: Myself oh yeah and Pavel Datsyuk ... Other Favorites: Scrapbooking, the noise Styrofoam makes, Mermaids riding unicorns, long walks on the beach, Counting, Plucking my unibrow, the pope, sunscreen in my eyes (soap would do as well), Flossing, The game Magic, pokemon (charmander is the bomb), popping blisters, chess club, programming computers, cockroaches, a bad case of acne, black jelly beans, wearing my headgear, pruney skin, bee stings, powerpoint presentations, monotone voices, summer school, gingivitis, Neosporin, John & Kate Plus Eight, Jesus juice, making my own costumes for anime conventions, basket weaving, and world peace for all U.S. Americans

Before MIT: High School Soccer: University Liggett School Varsity Soccer (2004-2007) ... Other sports: Basketball, Ice Hockey