Laurel Roderick Simpson Athlete Profile

#7 Laurel Roderick Simpson

Laurel Roderick Simpson
Position: Defender Height: 5-9 Roster Years: 1995-1998 Hometown: Laguna Niguel, CA Last School: Capistrano High School

Personal

  • Spouse: Aaron Roderick

Before BYU

  • Two-time team captain at Capistrano HS, where she was all-league  
  • All-Orange County Conference 
  • All-CIF 
  • Member of the ODP team of Southern California 
  • Four years varsity track 
  • Two-time South Coast League Champion in high hurdles and long jump 
  • MVP of track team her junior and senior years  
  • Capistrano HS Female Athlete of the Year award

Stats

 

Year Games Played Shots Goals Assists Points
1995 20 12 0 3 3
1996 23 2 0 1 1
1997 23 5 0 1 1
1998 25 4 0 0 0
Career 91 23 0 5 5

            


1995 | Freshman Year

  • Played in 20 games with 12 shots on goal and three assists

1996 | Sophomore Year

  • WAC First Team Pacific Division 
  • Cougar Club Scholar Athlete  
  • NSCAA/Umbro West Region Third Team

1997 | Junior Year

  • WAC Pacific Division Second Team 
  • Named to the NSCAA/Umbro West Region Third Team All-American 
  • Started in all 23 games picking up one assist

1998 | Senior Year

  • Played in 25 games with four shots  
  • Named to WAC Second Team 
  • Academic All-WAC 
  • NSCAA Academic All-West Region 
  • Key defender for a squad that totaled 10 shutouts during the season