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2007 (Sophomore): Named to the All-MAAC Second Team after starting all 21 games as a center back... Scored a goal and took six shots during the season... Her goal came against Marquette (9/14) in the Colorado College Tournament off a Lina Staropoli corner kick... Part of a defensive unit that posted a 0.99 goals against average and held 10 teams scoreless.
2006 (Freshman): Played in 18 games, starting nine... Finished with a goal and an assist... Scored her first collegiate point on an assist of a Carolyn Kennington goal against then-No. 1 ranked Florida State... Scored her first goal as a Loyola player in a 4-0 victory over Iona (10/22).
High School: Earned eight letters - four each in soccer and track and field - at Leonardtown (Md.) High School for Head Coach Jen Henderson... Captain of the soccer team as a junior and senior and captain of the track and field squad as a senior... Played as a forward/midfielder in high school... Helped the Raiders win the Southern Maryland Athletic Conference (SMAC) Championship in 2003 and 2005... Scored the game-winning goal on a penalty kick with three minutes remaining to secure the 2005 SMAC title with a win over Northern High School... Earned SMAC Most Valuable Player honors as a senior... Named to The Washington Post All-Metro Honorable Mention as a junior and senior... Also earned All-State and All-SMAC and All-St. Mary's County First Team... Named the soccer team's Most Outstanding Player... Earned Highest Honor Roll mention at Leonardtown and received the school's English Award as a sophomore and Most Spirited Award as a senior... Parlimentarian of the National Honors Society and was active in student council... Was Co-Editor of the yearbook and member of the Peer Development Program... Competed in club soccer for the Bethesda Extreme and Coach Dave Greene, garnering two Maryland State Cup Championships (2005-2006)... Member of Maryland ODP three years (2003-2005), including advancing to Region 1 Finalist in 2004.
Personal: Heather Marie Cooke... Daughter of Terrence and Elsa Cooke... Born in California, Md... Has an older brother, Jason, who played soccer at Pittsburgh, and a younger sister, Jessica... Majoring in international business at Loyola.
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