| Vanessa Ibewuike
Started 8 of the 16 matches played... tallied three goals and five assists for 11 points.
Posted her first assist of the season in UT's victory over Cal State Northridge, 5-1 (Sept. 28).
Netted her first goal of the season in 2-0 win against UTSA (Sept. 2)... assisted by Hannah Higgins in 81st minute of the match.
Registered second goal of the year in follow match against Dartmouth, 2-0 (Sept. 4)
Tallied the game-winning goal in second overtime to give UT a victory of 2-1 against USC (Sept. 11).
Assisted in the game-winning goal for a 2-1 victory against Iowa State (Sept. 25).
Finished tied for third in squad in scoring 11 points.
Notched assist in 2-0 win vs. Oklahoma (Oct. 7).
Big Ten All-Freshman Team
Led Purdue with five assists, including team-pacing three against conference foes
Tied for team lead with two game-winning assists
Ranked third on team in shots (49), fourth in points (11), fifth in shots on goal (14) and tied for fifth in goals (3)
Led all Boilermaker freshmen with 1,221 minutes played, including season-high 98 in 2-1 double-overtime win at Indiana (11/3)
First collegiate points came on game-winning goal at No. 6 Texas A&M (8/28)
Registered the goal at 76:36 to give Boilermakers 3-2 lead they would not relinquish
Named Big Ten Freshman of the Week and CollegeSoccer360.com Primetime Performer for performance at Aggies
First collegiate assist came on game-winning goal in 1-0 victory vs. Valparaiso (9/5)
Extended points streak to three games with goal and assist in 6-1 win vs. Ball State (9/7)
Produced 25th instance in program history of assist in consecutive games
Assisted game-tying goal in 78th minute of 1-1 final at Wisconsin (9/25) and game-winning goal in 1-0 triumph vs. Illinois (10/2)
Knocked home final goal in 5-2 win vs. Loyola-Chicago (10/28)
Notched assist in 3-2 overtime victory vs. Iowa (11/7)
HIGH SCHOOL / CLUB
Won 2008 US Youth Soccer ODP national championship with club team 1991s
Went to 2008 Region III ODP Invitational Camp with 1991s
2007 Region III ODP
Attended adidas ESP Camp
Won 2005 Alamo Cup with 1991s
2005 and 2007 ODP State Team member
2007 ODP National pool
2006 and 2007 ODP Regional Team member
Born Vanessa Ibewuike on March 26, 1991 ... daughter of Victor and Mabel Ibewuike ...majoring in physical culture and sport.