A total of 24 soccer players (77 percent of roster) received the honor
A total of 124 Tech athletes earned the academic honor
Lady Techsters enjoyed their most successful season in history
Kickoff is set for 12:30 p.m. CT
LA Tech drops to 8-2-1 on the season
Brittany Beddow scores golden goal in the first overtime period to clinch a spot in the C-USA Tournament for LA Tech
Down 1-0 at halftime, LA Tech scored two second half goals to complete the comeback over Marshall.
Goals by Donya Salomon-Ali and Katie Sloan propelled LA Tech to the first C-USA win of the year, a 2-1 victory over UAB
Middle Tennessee edged LA Tech, 1-0, on a second half goal.
Five Techsters scored in the 7-0 shutout win
2014: Played in 21 matches, including 20 starts at wing back … Named Team Co-Player of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year and was awarded the Four Pillars Award given to player who best reflects the four pillars of service, passion, respect and fearless … Part of backline that registered nine shutouts, including four against conference opponents … Took six shots on the season.
2013: Saw action in all 20 games with 15 starts ... Received Team Award which goes to player who best reflects the four pillars of service, passion, respect and fearless ... Moved from forward to defensive back ... Took a season-high three shots versus Central Arkansas (8/25) ... Registered lone assist of the season against FIU (10/6).
2012: Earned Academic All-WAC ... Played in 20 games, starting 14 as a forward striker ... Led the team in assists with five and tied for second in points with 14 ... Had a goal and an assist in first career game as a Lady Techster versus LSU-Shreveport (8/21) ... Credited with an assist in each of her next two games as well against Southern Miss (8/24) and Central Arkansas (8/26) ... Recorded a goal and an assist again versus Jackson State (9/14) ... Credited with her fifth assist in a comeback win versus Southeastern Louisiana (9/16) ... Had the game-winning goal in the first overtime period against UTSA (10/14) despite being a player down due to an issued red card ... Netted the lone goal versus Seattle (11/1) in the first round of the WAC Tournament.
High School: Lettered four years at Marian Central Catholic High School under coaches Kristian Rockall and Natalie Brenner ... Scored 16 goals and had 34 assists her senior season ... An all-conference and all-sectional selection ... All-state nominee.
Personal: Full name is Laura Tibbs LeFevour ... Daughter of Rick and Gina LeFevour ... Two brothers, Rick and Justin ... Cousin, Dan LeFevour, played quarterback in the NFL for three years ... Born June 10, 1994 in Woodstock, Ill.