Raquel Rattray
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Raquel Rattray

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Evanston, Ill.

High School:
Evanston Township

Height:
5-5

Position:
M

Birthdate:
11/10/1987

Experience:
3L

2009: All-Missouri Valley Conference First-Team selection for the third-straight year...Preseason All-Valley selection...MVC Women's Soccer Scholar-Athlete First-Team selection...2009 Heidecke Award winner...ranks sixth at Illinois State for career games played (75) and fourth for career minutes played (5189)...started all 20 games for the Redbirds in the 2009 season, tying a career-high with three goals on the season...two-time Redbird team captain... contributed to a Redbird defense that posted a 1.23 goals against average and eight shutouts...named to the 2009 MVC All-Tournament team after leading the Redbirds to their first NCAA Tournament appearance in six years...the eight shutouts ties for third place for most shutouts in program history.

2008: All-Valley First-Team selection ... Preseason All-Valley selection ... started all 20 games ... fourth on the team with nine points on three goals and three assists, all career-high marks ... scored game-winning goals against Loyola (8/30) and Butler (9/21) ... also scored against Indiana State (10/19) ... recorded assists against South Florida (9/14), Western Illinois (9/19) and Drake (11/1) ... contributed to a Redbird defense that posted a 1.03 goals against average and seven shutouts.

2007: All-Valley First-Team selection ... appeared in all 18 games with 15 starts ... recorded one point with an assist against Northern Iowa (10/12) ... contributed to a Redbird defense that posted a 0.93 goals against average and seven shutouts ... MVC Scholar-Athlete First-Team selection.

2006: Appeared in all 18 games ... made her first-career start in ISU's 3-0 shutout over Oakland (9/07) ... recorded her first-collegiate point on an assist in that game.

Prior to ISU: Three-year letterwinner ... missed her junior season due to a knee injury ... earned all-conference, all-regional and all-sectional honors as a sophomore and as a senior ... named MVP of her high school team after receiving all-state plaudits ... team captain in 2006 ... led her team to three regional crowns ... member of the Eclipse Premier club team ... her previous club team, the Chicago Wind, was a state cup semifinalist from 2003-05 ... four-year high honor roll member.

Personal: Raquel Bernadette Rattray ... born November 10, 1987 ... daughter of Atley and Bernice Rattray ... AFNI Athletics Honor Roll: Fall 2006, Spring 2007, Fall 2007, spring 2008 ... majoring in english ... nickname is "Rocky".