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16 Melissa Downey
At Princeton
Started the season opener against Rutgers before suffering a season-ending injury ... 2013: Played in all 17 games, making seven starts ... had an assist against Army and scored a goal each against Lehigh, Columbia and Colgate ... 2012: Played in five games, getting three starts ... had an assist against Colgate (Sept. 2) ... 2011: Played in all 17 games, getting her first career start against Lafayette ... started the final five games of the season for six starts in all ... scored against Francis Marion and Columbia and assisted on goals against Cal State Northridge, Villanova, Francis Marion, Utah Valley and Cornell.

At McLean
Three-time all-district honorable mention and a first-team all-district honoree as a senior ... helped McLean to a state title as a senior and received first-team all-state honors ... scored two goals in the state final and was named ESPN High School soccer Player of the Week that month (June 2011) ... was the leading scorer in the Washington, D.C. area with 30 goals as a senior, leading to first-team Washington Post All-Metro honors ... played club soccer for the MPS Dragons and the Bethesda Dragons, winning a Region 1 championship in 2010, finishing as a national finalist in Elite Clubs National League play in 2011, and was a regional finalist in 2012 ... USYS team made the national championships in 2010 ... was a top scorer in Region 1 playoff action for three years in a row ... ODP Region 1 player.

Molecular biology major.

 Year  GP-GS  G  A  Pts.
 2011  17-6  2  5  9
 2012  5-3  0  1  1
 2013  17-7  3  1  7
 2014  1-1  0  0  0
 Totals  40-19  5  7  17
Position: Midfielder/Forward
Year: Freshman
Hometown: McLean, Va.
High School: McLean