2 - Liz Theurer
Liz Theurer
Height: 5-8
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Gainesville, Fla.
High School: Eastside
Position: F

2008

Played in 15 games, started 12 ... Battled sickness for much of the season ... Fast and hard charging forward ... Finished third on the team in scoring with one goal and three assists for five points ... Her three assists was tied for the team lead ... Scored the game-winning goal vs. Wellesley College in the NEWMAC tournament quarterfinals on Nov. 1 ... Academic All-Conference ... Currently sits seventh on the MIT all-time career points list with 59, seventh in career assists with 15 and eighth in career goals with 22.

2007

NSCAA All-New England ... NEWMAC Second Team All-Conference ... Started 20 of 20 games ... Second on the team in scoring with 11 goals and 9 assists for 31 points ... Second on team in assists with nine ... Nabbed three game-winning goals ... Second on the team with 57 shots ... Top 10 in the conference in points, points-per-game, goals-per-game and assists-per-game ... Part of the highest scoring strike partnership in the conference and one of the top in the country with senior Amy Ludlum, combining for 83 points ... Her 11 goals was ninth most all-time in a single season at MIT ... Nine assists ranks sixth all-time in a single season.

2006

NEWMAC Rookie of the Year ... NEWMAC First Team All-Conference ... Started 18 of 18 games ... Scored 23 points with 10 goals and three assists ... Second on the team in goals and assists ... Registered 32 shots on net ... Led the conference with an impressive seven game-winning goals ... Part of highest scoring forward duo in the conference with junior Amy Ludlum, combining for 61 points ... Named NEWMAC Player of the Week once ... Freshman forward's 23 points is the most ever for an MIT rookie ... First MIT player named NEWMAC Rookie of the Year ... Team Rookie of the Year.

Personal: Majoring in Mechanical Engineering and Mathematics ... Daughter of Jean Theurer and Ernest Theurer ... Has a sister, Ellie Theurer who plays varsity women's soccer for Smith College, and two brothers, Ernie Theurer and John Theurer ... Other Favorites: "Build Me Up Buttercup Baby" by The Foundations ... Favorite M&M: Green

Before MIT: High School Soccer: Eastside High School Rams ... Awards: Held the Alachua County All-time Scoring Record 2006 ... Club Soccer: Gainesville Vipers