2007: Started in nine games and appeared in 12...Recorded one assist on the season with a helper on Kiva Gresham's goal in a 3-0 win over Centenary...Logged 768 minutes on the year.
2006: Played in 15 games with two starts...Had eight shots and three shots on goal in record-setting game against Prairie View A&M...played 800 minutes.
2005: Saw action in nine games for Louisiana Tech during the season ... Played 236 minutes ... Totaled one goal, one assist and three points during the year ... Totaled eight shots on the season ... Her first career point at Louisiana Tech came on a goal in a win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff Sept. 14 ... Also registered an assist in win over William Carey.
2004 (at Mississippi College): Started at Mississippi College as a defender ... Helped the Lady Choctaws to a 12-5 mark and the second round of the American Southwest Conference Tournament ... Scored two goals and one assist in 15 conference games.
High School: Lettered four years at Bishop Sullivan High School, including playing her senior year for current Tech head coach Jen Soileau ... Helped lead the Warriors to the 2004 District 6-4A title and the state quarterfinals ... Named all-district and all-metro four-straight years ... Named all-state as a senior ... Had 85 career assists and 65 career goals ... Also a member of the Bishop Sullivan cross country team for four years ... Named all-state as a junior and senior ... Named all-district three years.
Club: Played for the Red Star Club for six years ... Won the state championship with Red Star Club in 2005.
Personal: Full name is Candace Rachel Novak ... Daughter of John and Mary Lou Novak ... Has two brothers, Billy and Jimmy ... Born Feb. 4, 1986, in Pittsburg, Pa.... Age 21.