Lady Techsters kick off the season at home on Aug. 18 at 1 p.m. against Murray State
2012: Suffered ankle injury keeping her sideline for most of the season ... Served as backup goalkeeper.
2011: Played in one game ... Saw first career action against LSU-Shreveport in final 10:36 of the game.
High School: Lettered four year at Coronado High School for coach Andrea Esparza ... Recorded 115 saves as a junior allowing just 21 goals in 22 games for a goal against average of .200 percent ... Earned all-district academic honors as a junior ... Member of National Honor Society and Spanish Club ... Involved with her church, St. Patrick Cathedral, and has been playing classical guitar for many years.
Personal: Full name is Rebecca Hope Alvarez ... Daughter of Ramona and Javier Alvarez ... Has one brother, Josue and one sister, Elizabeth ... Born June 5, 1992 in El Paso, Texas.