| Sharis Lachappelle
HONORS & AWARDS
· 2012 All-Big 12 Second Team
· 2012 Big 12 All-Newcomer Team
An All-Big 12 Conference Second Team honoree who played in all 20 matches and started 16, including final 12 of the campaign ... collected 1,438 minutes and was in for a personal-best 112 against TCU (Nov. 2) in the Big 12 Championship semifinals ... paced UT with seven points and three goals during league matches ... seven points tied for 10th in the Big 12 while three goals tied for eighth ... overall, tallied a team-best five goals while placing second on the squad with 11 points ... tied for squad lead with a pair of game-winning goals, both in Big 12 action ... knotted at second in the league with her two game-winning goals ... recorded a squad third-best 15 shots versus Big 12 foes ... recorded a year-high four shots at Arkansas (Aug. 19) and at TCU (Oct. 21) ... two shots on goal against the Razorbacks were high for the season ... first four goals of the campaign all gave the Longhorns a 1-0 advantage ... scored in three-straight games -- against Denver (Sept. 16), Iowa State (Sept. 21) and Oklahoma (Sept. 23) ... strikes against Cyclones and Sooners were both game-winners ... recorded first score against New Mexico (Sept. 2) ... recorded lone assist at Iowa State, leading to personal-best three point performance ... tied match at 1-1 at No. 20 Baylor (Oct. 19) with a goal off a free kick at 88:30.
A Third-Team All-Conference USA and C-USA All-Freshman Team selection who appeared in all 19 games and started 17 ... ranked second on the team in goals with three, assists with three and points with nine ... led the squad with a pair of game-winning goals ... topped the Cougars with 36 shots and 21 shots on goal ... paced the group with 58.3 percent of shots on goal ... finished third on the team in minutes played with 1,318 ... scored the game-winning goal less than two minutes into the match against Texas Southern (Sept. 9) and added two assists during the contest ... one of only four players to produce a four-point game during the campaign ... fired home second goal of the campaign from 25 yards out at Tulsa (Sept. 30) ... pushed home final score, the game-winner, in a 2-0 victory against Southern Miss (Oct. 14) while assisting on match's other goal ... took a season-best five shots against UAB (Sept. 25) ... turned in a team single-game high four shots on goal versus the Blazers ... claimed a spot on the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll in March for posting a cumulative grade-point average of 3.0 or higher.
Played for the Classics Elite from 2003-10 before joining the Lonestars Red Soccer Club in Austin ... a Lonestar teammate with current Longhorn sophomores Julie Arnold and Allison Smith ... earned a place on the U18 Elite Clubs National League All-Event Team as the Lonestars went 3-0 at the San Antonio Showcase.
Played three years of varsity soccer as the program began in 2009 ... earned San Antonio Express-News Player of The Year honors as a senior after leading Johnson to an 18-6-3 record and the Class 5A state semifinals for the first time ... scored two first-half goals in 2-0 victory over MacArthur in the Region IV-5A finals, pushing Jaguars into state final four ... named to the Class 5A All-State Tournament Team as a senior ... tabbed as Johnson High School's most valuable player following sophomore and junior seasons ... a First-Team District 26-5A honoree as a sophomore and junior ... named to the Texas Association of Soccer Coaches Second-Team All-State and First-Team All-Region as a junior ... a San Antonio Express-News San Antonio Super Team selection in 2010 after scoring 10 goals and adding five assists ... guided Johnson to school's first playoff berth as a junior ... played for head coach Ashley Garrison ... a National Honor Society and National Junior Honor Society member.
Born on March 29, 1993, in San Antonio, Texas, to Gary and Melody Lachappelle ... has two sisters, Christy and Ashley, who play soccer at the University of Mobile ... major is undeclared ... attends Fellowship of Christian Athletes ... volunteers with Habitat for Humanity, Christmas Care and Haven for Hope ... enjoys going to church, reading and hiking ... says her sisters are the people who have inspired her the most in athletics because they showed her what dedication was ... lists her two favorite books as Redeeming Love and Crazy Love.