Get To Know: Jennie Marshall

Freshman forward Jennie Marshall has scored twice for the Cougars in 2008. (Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

Name: Jennie Marshall


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Who is your favorite athlete and why? Ronaldhinho, because of how well he touches the ball and controls it.

How old were you when you starting playing soccer? Four years old.

What has been the highlight of your athletic career? Being offered a scholarship to play at BYU.

Where was the toughest place you've ever competed? Las Vegas Showcase.

Who is the first person you call after a game? My dad.

What is the one movie you must have in your movie collection? Remember the Titans.

If you could be a character on any TV show, who would it be? Jack Bauer.

If you could meet any person living or dead, who would it be? Denzel Washington.

What is your pet peeve? Arrogance.

What is your worst habit? Popping my knuckles.

What words or phrases do you use way too much? "wow" and "good stuff"

Who is the most famous person you have ever met? Brandi Chastain

What is your favorite thing about BYU in general? The mountains.

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Before BYU

Led California in goals scored and total points 2008 (53 goals, 19 assists) All-District Player of the Year 2007 & 2008 ... Conference MVP 2007 & 2008 1st Team All Conference in 2006, 2007 and 2008 ... 2nd Team All Conference in 2005 ... four year starter in high school ... holds school record for career goals (106) ... team captain during junior and senior seasons ... conference leader in goals scored 2006, 2007 and 2008 ... led team to conference championship all four years and section semifinals in 2005, 2006, and 2007 ... played on the Capital Athletic Boca Juniors club team under Gabe Bolton, Berhane Anderberhane (former US Women's National Coach) ... in 2006, her club team was the US Club National Champion, US Club Region G Champion, SC Del Sol President's Day Cup Champion, Pleasanton College Showcase Champion, and a Las Vegas Cup Finalist ... also a President's Day Cup Finalist in 2007

Personal

Parents: Tony and Lisa ... Siblings: Brady, McKay and Heather.

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