Kramig Reveals 12-Player Freshman Class
Feb. 2, 2017
OXFORD, Ohio – Seeing injuries sap the team’s numbers down the stretch last fall, Miami head soccer coach Bobby Kramig revealed a 12-player freshman class during the team’s signing period on Thursday.
High School/Club: Earned three varsity letters in soccer … named a First-Team Dual Country League All-Star … plays for the FC Stars in club play … helped team reach the Division II State Finals in 2015 … backstopped team to a league title in 2013 … part of a National Runner-Up club team at the U16 level … member of the National Honor Society and earned a President’s Volunteer Service Award (Silver).
Personal: Born Jan. 7, 1999 … parents are Emma and Mark Abbott … has dual citizenship between America and England.
High School/Club: Earned two letters apiece in soccer, cross country and track and field … guided her high school team to league titles in 2015 and 2016 … high school team reached the state semifinals in 2015 and the quarterfinals in 2016 … plays for the Eagles SC U18/19 Composite club team … AP Scholar and a commended student in the National Merit Scholarship Program … Delians Honor Society member.
Personal: Born March 19, 1999 … daughter of Lynne Affleck and Terry Johnes … plans to major in Environmental Studies and Political Science.
High School/Club: Three-year letter winner in tennis … plays for Mountain View Los Altos club team … played in the Las Vegas Players Showcase each of the last four years … guided team to three State Cups (2014-16) … part of National Premier League champions and EGSL Champions in 2015 and 2016 and a State Cup Finalist squad in 2014.
Personal: Born Oct. 19, 1998 … parents are Connie-Rae and Daniel Carr … plans to major in Nutrition with a Psychology minor.
High School/Club: Lettered four times in soccer, serving as team captain during her senior season … guided team to a pair of league runner-up finishes in 2012 and 2014 … plays club for the Pittsburgh Riverhounds Development Academy, which she helped reach the US Club Soccer Nationals in 2016 … named first-team all-conference as a senior while earning WPIAL Section One AAA First Team honors as a junior and senior … spent all four years of high school on the honor roll.
Personal: Born Nov. 7, 1998 … parents are Lisa and Matthew Ciarrocca … cousin, Colby Ciarrocca, plays women’s soccer at Rutgers while her cousin Natalie Cignetti plays volleyball and Indiana University of Pennsylvania.
High School/Club: Earned four letters in track and field and three more in soccer … plays club ball for the Pacesetter Soccer Club … named team’s defender of the year and served as team captain as a senior … member of the National Honor Society and earned an Academic Excellence Award all four years.
Personal: Born Aug. 19, 1999 … parents are Stacy and Gary Cook … plans to major in Bioengineering (Pre-Med).
High School/Club: Lettered as a freshman at York High School and is returning to the high school ranks for her senior season this year … plays for Sockers FC in Chicago, where she began playing since age 12 … helped club team claim an Illinois State Cup title in 2012 along with a pair of US Club National and Regional crowns in 2012 and 2013 … part of ECNL National Playoff squads from 2014-16 … member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born Oct. 6, 1998 … parents are Patti and Andrew Kowalski … father, Andrew, played varsity soccer at Northern Illinois … plans to major in Marketing with a Psychology minor.
High School/Club: Earned two letters in soccer as a freshman and a senior … served as team captain during her junior year with IMG Academy … plays for Shockers FC … helped guide high school team to a state title in 2014 while guiding squad to a pair of state titles … part of the Illinois Olympic Development Program from 2011-13 … helped IMG win a Florida state title in 2016 … member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born Oct. 15, 1998 … parents are Pamela Gingold and Gerry Paez … plans to major in Kinesiology.
High School/Club: Lettered all four years in soccer … earned all-conference honors … part of a 2014 IHSAA State runner-up … tied school record for most assists in a game … finished as her team’s third leading scorer in her last season … named a scholar athlete in 2013 and earned a class award in 2015 … graduating with honors.
Personal: Born Jan. 27, 1999 … parents are Lori Darvas Roberts and Matthew Roberts … father, Matthew, played soccer at Indianapolis … plans to major in Education.
High School/Club: Earned four letters in soccer, serving as team captain her final two seasons … plays for the Annandale United Football Club … also played basketball as a freshman … led soccer team in scoring as a sophomore … part of a U19 State Cup winning club team in 2016 … earned first-team all-conference honors and second-team all-region during her sophomore campaign … member of the National Honor Society, Spanish National Honor Society and Social Studies Honor Society.
Personal: Born Dec. 20, 1998 … parents are Betsy and Victor Serveiss … intends to major in Kinesiology with a minor in Psychology.
High School/Club: Earned four letters … plays club ball for Stuart Peek … spent four years (2010-14) in the Illinois Olympic Development Program … earned all-state, all-sectional, all-regional, all-area and all-conference honors as a junior in 2016 … also named all-area with special mention all-section during her 2015 sophomore campaign … member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born Dec. 7, 1998 … parents are Michele and Richard Spinell … seventh member of her family to attend Miami University, a group that includes former Miami hockey captain Steven Spinell (cousin) … plans to major in Business.
High School/Club: Earned four letters in soccer … netted six goals and seven assists while serving as team captain her senior year … plays for the PDA Vipers club team … guided team to a state title in 2015 thanks to a 23-0-1 record … team also won a conference title in 2016 … honor roll student.
Personal: Born July 16, 1999 … parents are Brenda and William Walenczyk … plans to major in physics.
High School/Club: Lettered and started for four years in soccer … also spent a year as a junior varsity gymnast … helped her team set a school record with 21 shutouts in a season, including 19 in a row … plays club ball for Team Chicago … helped club team win state titles in 2013 and 2015 while claiming a regional title and a berth in the national championship in 2013 … helped Team Chicago claim a state title in 2016 … led high school team to two league titles (2014 and 2016) and three regional titles (2014-16) along with a 2016 sectional title … named all-conference in 2016 … three-time academic all-conference member and landing on the high honor roll every semester.
Personal: Born Feb. 7, 1999 … parents are Jackie and John Wilhelm … uncle, Jamie Wilhelm, played football at Miami … plans to major in Business.