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Melissa Gimpel
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Rockville Center, NY

High School:
South Side

Height:
5-5

Position:
F

Birthdate:
12/31/1987

In 2009
Played in 12 games, earned one start ... Saw action in four ACC games ... Played midfield, forward and defense for the Eagles ... Finished her career with four goals, three assists for 11 points along in 65 games played.

In 2008
Played in 11 games ... Saw action in eight ACC games ... Recorded a season-high 36 minutes in a 0-0 tie at Duke.

In 2007
Played in all 20 games, started nine ... Scored in the first game of the season vs. Central Connecticut on August 31 ... It was her first game-winning goal ... Recorded a career-high 19 shots ... Earned her first start of the season on Sept. 19 vs. Fairfield ... Recorded a career-high six shots in a 2-0 win over Fairfield.

In 2006
Played in all 22 games, started one ... Had three goals and three assists for nine points ... Had two goals and an assist in win over Holy Cross ... Had goal in 2-1 win over Maryland ... Had 11 shots, five on goal ... Notched her first career point on an assist in a 7-0 win over Sacred Heart on Sept. 6.

Before BC
Played four years of varsity soccer at South Side ... Named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) All-American team as a junior and senior ... Was a four-time club state champion with her club soccer team, the Long Island Junior Soccer team ... High school team won the state championship in her junior and senior seasons ... Was the 2005 New York High School Class A State Player of the Year ... Received a first-team all-state honor ... Voted her high school team's "Best Offensive Player" in 2004 and 2005 ... Played for the Region I ODP team.

Personal
Born Dec. 31, 1987 ... Melissa is the youngest of Michael and Patricia Gimpel's two children ... Enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences.

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