First match is set for Friday, Aug. 21 at ULM
A total of 24 soccer players (77 percent of roster) received the honor
A total of 124 Tech athletes earned the academic honor
LA Tech improves to 2-0-1 on the season
Techsters can't pull the upset, falling 2-1 to the Thundering Herd in the C-USA Tournament quarterfinals.
Kathyrn Sloan netted two second half goals in a 2-0 shutout victory over Southern Miss.
Five Techsters scored in a 7-1 victory at Grambling State.
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.
2015: Saw action in 13 matches with lone start coming at Grambling State (9/4) ... Took seven shots on the season ... Played a season-high 74 minutes in C-USA opener versus Old Dominion (9/25) ... Was on the pitch in nine of the 10 regular season league matches ... Lone shot on goal came in C-USA Quarterfinal versus No. 2 seed Marshall (11/4).
2014: Appeared in 20 games, starting in 10, including the final seven games of the season ... Recorded five assists on the season ... Made her first collegiate appearance in the season opener at Central Arkansas (8/22) ... Made her first career start against Louisiana College (8/26) and tallied two assists ... Credited with two assists and attempted a season-high four shots against Grambling State (9/19).
High School: Played soccer at Runshaw College for coach Anthony Chattell ... Member of the runners-up team at BCS Nationals 2013.
Club: Played for England Colleges U19 from 2012-14 which competed in international fixtures against Australia U19, Wales U19, Estonia U19/U21 and Latvia U19 along with women's professional league teams in FA WSL ... Member of the Preston North End WFC which claimed the 2012 Treble championship and was runner up in 2011 at the North of England Championships ... Part of England School's U15.
Personal: Full name is Olivia Millington ... Nickname is "Liv" ... Daughter of Peter and Janine Millington ... Two older siblings, Amy and Peter ... Born Jan. 28, 1996 in Stockton-On-Tees, Middlesborough, England.