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13 Molly Menchel
Molly  Menchel

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Alexandria, Va.

High School:
Edison

Height:
5-4

Position:
D/F

02/18/2014

Four Cavaliers Named to ACC All-Academic Women's Soccer Team

Brian, Colaprico, Doniak and Menchel honored for academic and athletic success

01/17/2014

Three Cavaliers Selected in 2014 NWSL Draft

Menchel and Fisher chosen by Washington, Steinlage selected by Western New York

12/18/2013

Colaprico & Menchel Named NSCAA Scholar All-Americans

Pair of Cavaliers honored for work on the field and in the classroom

12/03/2013

Five Cavaliers Named NSCAA All-Southeast Region

Swanson Named Southeast Region Coach of the Year

11/29/2013

Cavaliers Reach College Cup with 2-1 Win Over Michigan

Virginia to make its first College Cup appearance since 1991

12/06/2013

NCAA Semifinals: Virginia vs. UCLA (USATSI)

Top-seeded Cavaliers fall in penalty kicks after 1-1 tie with the Bruins.

12/06/2013

Women's Soccer College Cup vs. UCLA (by Matt Riley)

Women's Soccer College Cup vs. UCLA (by Matt Riley)

11/29/2013

Women's Soccer NCAA vs. Michigan (by Matt Riley)

Women's Soccer NCAA vs. Michigan (by Matt Riley)

11/24/2013

Women's Soccer NCAA vs. Wake Forest (by Matt Riley)

Women's Soccer NCAA vs. Wake Forest (by Matt Riley)

11/22/2013

Women's Soccer NCAA vs. Georgetown (by Matt Riley)

Women's Soccer NCAA vs. Georgetown (by Matt Riley)

CAREER
• Appeared in 96 career games, T-1st in Virginia history
• All-time leading scorer among UVa defenders (13G, 17A, 43P)
• Eight of 13 career goals were game-winners

2013 SEASON
• Second-Team NSCAA All-Southeast Region
• Third-Team All-ACC
• Second-team NSCAA Scholar All-American
• CoSIDA First-Team Academic All-District
• First-Team VaSID All-State
• Started all 26 games
• Two goals vs. Richmond
• Game-winning goal vs. VCU, at BC, Michigan
• Goal vs. Miami
• Two assists at Duke

2012 SEASON
• VaSID 2nd Team All-State
• Started all 24 games
• Had four goals and one assist for nine points
• Had game-winning goals at Texas and vs. George Mason
• Had first career two-goal game vs. George Mason
• MVP of Virginia Nike Soccer Classic

2011 SEASON

• ACC All-Academic Team
• ACC All-Tournament Team
• VaSID 2nd Team All-State
• Appeared in all 24 games, starting 23
• Had three goals and eight assists to lead ACC defenders in scoring
• Had game-winning goals vs. Richmond and Maryland (ACC Tournament)

2010 SEASON
• Appeared in a 22 games, starting one
• Had two assists on the season (vs. Texas, at Clemson)
• ACC Academic Honor Roll

PREP & CLUB

• 2010 first-team All-State
• Two-time second-team Washington Post All-Met
• Two-time first-team All-Fairfax County
• 2009 National District Player of the Year, Fairfax County
• Region I ODP team
• Helped club team, McLean Freedom, to six state titles, two regional titles and a U-16 National Championship
• Helped club team, McLean Dragons, to a state and regional championship

PERSONAL
• Full name is Molly Elaine Menchel
• Daughter of Carolyn and Michael Menchel
• Has two older siblings
• Father played soccer at American University

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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.

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