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

2009: Center back started the first two games of the season before suffering a season ending knee injury.

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 brother 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, chess club, programming computers, cockroaches, black jelly beans.

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