NOTABLES Transferred from NCAA Division II Saint Anselm College ... Brings an attitude, quickness and poise to the backfield ... A vocal leader and an aggressive defender with the smoothness of a central player ... Her ability to read the opponent will really help the defense to not lose a step.
2008 Started six of 17 games in the backfield in her first collegiate season for Saint Anselm College ... Directed one shot on net during the season.
PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Won three letters for the Needham High School soccer team and was named a team Captain ... Nabbed Eastern Massachusetts First Team All-Star honors following her senior campaign for the Rockets ... Selected a Boston Globe First Team Bay State All-Star as a senior and was named to the Second Team as a junior for NHS ... Voted the Rockets' Defensive Most Valuable Player in her final two seasons and was the team's Rookie of the Year in 2005 ... Played for Charles River United Club Soccer in 2007 and 2008 and helped the Blue Thunder to a spot in the State Championship game ... Born December 9, 1989 ... Daughter of Patty and Kevin Deware ... Majoring in health science and would like to pursue a career in physical therapy.