NC State just 10 days away from 2014 season opener (Aug. 22)
BigSoccer (No. 13) and All White Kit (No. 19) rate Tim Santoro's recruits highly
Prior to NC State: Four star recruit ... Member of the USYSA Region I Olympic Development Program (ODP) team in 2011-13 ... Named to 2013 ODP Thanksgiving Interregional Best XI ... Enrolled at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla., for hersenior yearof schooling ... Played club soccer for NVSC Jr. Majestics (eight seasons), PWSI Courage (two seasons), and IMG Academy U-18/U-19 (one season) ... Scored five goals and recorded 10 assists during her senior season with IMG ... Scored 19 goals and dished out five assists during her junior season in high school despite missing eight matches ... Scored 27 goals and dished out nine assists during her sophomore season in high school ... Scored 16 goals and contributed five assists during her freshman season in high school ... In three years, her high school teams went a combined 49-7-3 ... Named Cardinal District and Northwest Region Player of the Year as a high school sophomore ... Became Forest Park High School's goals leader as just a sophomore.
Coach Santoro's take: "Annah is a soccer player. Simple as that. She is a great competitor who has leadership qualities beyond her years and has awesome training habits. She's great in the air for her size and knows how to arrive in the box late from the midfield and finish chances."