Red Storm welcomes back 16 letterwinners from 2013 NCAA Tournament squad.
Rachel Daly earns lone goal with first-half header.
Rachel Daly and Georgia Kearney-Perry earn top preseason accolades.
13 Red Storm teams represented on all-conference list.
Red Storm standout leads summer league team to conference title.
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Women's Soccer 2-0 Victory Over Xavier In The 2013 BIG EAST Conference Opener
First-year sophomore Rachel Daly nets a hat trick in St. John's 5-0 victory over Fordham on Sunday afternoon (Aug. 25).
St. John's defeats Delaware 2-1 in 2013 season-opener on Aug. 23.
As A Sophomore (2013): Compiled a record-breaking campaign in her first season on the pitch for the Red Storm... Played and started in all 21 games... Concluded the season tied as the nation's leading scorer with a St. John's single-season record 23 goals... Also set the program's single-season record for points with 50, tallying four assists to accompany her 23 scores....The St. John's women's soccer program's first-ever NSCAA All-American after being named to the second team.... Unanimous selection as the BIG EAST Offensive Player and Newcomer of the Year... Unanimous selection to the All-BIG EAST First Team...Selected to the NSCAA/Continental Tire All-Northeast Region First Team...ECAC Women's Soccer Offensive Player of the Year and unanimous selection to the first team... Two-time BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Week and selected to weekly Honor Roll five times...Tabbed to the TopDrawerSoccer.com National Team of the Week on Sept. 10... made collegiate debut and first career start against Delaware (Aug. 23) and tallied two points on two assists... Notched first career goal in one of two hat tricks on the season after scoring three goals against Fordham (Aug. 25)... Tallied second hat trick of the campaign at Brown (Sept. 8)... Had eight multi-goal outings... Found the back of the net twice in back-to-back games, first against North Dakota State (Sept. 1) and then at Central Connecticut State (Sept. 6)... Scored two goals against Xavier (Sept. 26)... Finished with five points against DePaul (Nov. 2) after scoring two goals a recording one assist... Registered two goals against Butler (Nov. 5)... Ended the season with seven game-winning goals.
As A Freshman (2012): Did not see game action due to NCAA compliance regulations ... named to the 2012-13 BIG EAST All-Academic Team.
At Rossett High School:Played for England's U-17 FIFA Women's World Cup team that finished fourth in New Zealand in 2008 ... also a member of Leeds United Ladies' 2009 League Cup Championship ... played with Leeds United for nine years ... competed with England's U-15, U-17 and U-19 squads ... also played club ball for the Lincoln Ladies for two years and the WPSL's LA Strikers in the summer ... named to the WPSL's All-Western Conference team (2013) ... also selected to the W-League Team of the Week on May 22, 2013.
Off the Pitch: Rachel Ann Daly ... daughter of Martyn and Louise Daly ... has a brother, Andy (24) ... notes her most thrilling moment in her athletic career as representing her country in the U-17 World Cup ... plays Eminem on her gameday iPod ... favorite food is English Sunday roast dinner ... favorite movie is Happy Gilmore ... favorite song is "Show Me Love" by Robyn S ... favorite professional team is Leeds United FC ... a 2012-13 BIG EAST All-Academic Team honoree ... majoring in sport management ... plans to play professional soccer after college.