Blue Demons give up a goal in 79th minute to end a highly successful season
Blue Demons await NCAA tournament fate when 64-team field is announced at 3:30 p.m. Monday
FOX Sports 1 will televise Blue Demons' first appearance in BIG EAST Championship finale
Senior forward's goal in the 68th minute provides 1-0 win over No. 15/8 Georgetown
DePaul faces Villanova at 1 p.m. Tuesday in BIG EAST Championship opener at Wish Field
Nov. 5, 2013
2013 (Senior): Scored the biggest goal of her career in 1-0 victory over No. 8 Georgetown in the BIG EAST Championship Semifinals... that was DePaul's first appearance in the BIG EAST final four and propelled the Blue Demons onto their first BIG EAST title game... started all 21 matches and scored her first collegiate goal in a 2-1 win at Creighton... also found the back of the net at Xavier with her first collegiate game-winning goal... her three collegiate goals all came in her senior season... she took 19 shots with nine on frame... had a season-high three shots and three shots on goal at Creighton... named to BIG EAST Honor Roll.
2012 (Junior): Played in 21 matches for DePaul, starting against Minnesota and Georgetown... earned an assist in matches against Ohio and Pittsburgh, both resulting in DePaul wins... first collegiate assist versus Ohio... took 13 shots and finished the season with a shot on goal percentage of .692.
2011 (Sophomore): Competed in matches against Marquette, Connecticut and Notre Dame... took a shot against Marquette.
2010 (Freshman): Saw action in eight matches and took one shot... earned BIG EAST Conference Academic honors.
High School: Teamed with Blue Demon sophomore Chelsea Grant on national club soccer power Eclipse Select... had an assist in the Eclipse's 4-0 victory over PDA Fire (NJ) to claim the 17U U.S. Youth Soccer National Championship in 2009... that was the Eclipse's fifth national title... helped lead Eclipse Select to the national title game in 2008.
Personal: Daughter of Russ and Anne Pekovitch... has three siblings, Danielle, Kyle, Colin... majoring in Health Sciences.