Blue Demons give up a goal in 79th minute to end a highly successful season
Blue Demons take on Indiana at 6 p.m. Saturday in NCAA Championship opener
DePaul returns to NCAA Championship for first time since 2003
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
Nov. 5, 2013
2013 (Senior): Started all 21 matches and was the heart and soul of the midfield... made huge contributions as a defensive mid and teamed up with the back line and goalkeeper to give up the fewest goals in the BIG EAST during the regular season... set-piece specialist who took all the free kicks and most of the corner kicks while setting up scoring opportunities for her teammates... had an assist on the game-winning goal at Loyola Chicago... took 24 shots with nine shots on goal.
2012 (Junior): Started in 19 matches in the 2012 season, and competed in 21 matches overall... earned five assists for DePaul, two of which came in a 4-0 win over Pittsburgh... other assists came in DePaul's 3-0 win over Ohio, 3-2 loss to Connecticut and 1-0 win over Valparaiso where she assisted on the game-winning goal... named to the BIG EAST Conference Honor Roll.
2011 (Sophomore): Steadying influence and leader of Blue Demon back line started in all 18 matches... scored the winning goal in 1-0 victory over Loyola Chicago... led DePaul with three assists (two against Illinois State and one versus Providence)... took a shot against Loyola, Georgetown and Notre Dame... had a shot on goal against Loyola and Notre Dame... tied with Ashleigh Goddard for third on the team in points with five.
2010 (Freshman): Started in all 22 matches... first-year player made an immediate impact on the program... scored first collegaite goal and recorded first collegiate point against Miami (Ohio)... registered an assist against Drake... developed into a set-piece specialist for the Blue Demons, especially on corner kicks... helped to anchor the back line... finished with one goal and one assist for three points... took seven shots with three on goal... earned BIG EAST Conference Academic honors.
High School: First-team, All-Stater joins fellow Wisconsin All-Stater Kylie Nordness at DePaul... talented midfielder led Brookfield East to a 19-3-2 record and the No. 1 ranking in the state... helpedthe Spartansadvance to the state semifinals as a sophomore and the sectional finals as a senior... was also recruited by Marquette and Wisconsin-Milwaukee while attracting interest from national champion North Carolina and perennial NCAA power UCLA... competed on Brookfield East gymnastics team.
Personal: Daughter of Norman and Natalie Roller... has three siblings, Elizabeth, Meghan, Christopher... majoring in Communication Studies.