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Sarah Gorden
Sarah  Gorden

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Elk Grove, Ill.

High School:
Conant

Height:
5-4

Position:
Defender

09/04/2015

Fast Start Propels No. 20/19 DePaul Past Army West Point 3-0

Ben, Frick, Cerny score goals as Blue Demons extend regular-season undefeated streak to 23 games

08/31/2015

Wyatt, Gorden, Cerny Honored With BIG EAST Weekly Awards

Wyatt Offensive Player of the Week, Gorden Defensive Player of the Week, Cerny named to the Honor Roll

08/30/2015

No. 19/14 DePaul Knocks Off Saint Francis 5-0

Blue Demons set program record with 12 goals in back-to-back games

08/27/2015

No. 19/14 DePaul Faces Eastern Michigan in Loyola Invitational Opener

Blue Demons conclude tournament play on Sunday against Saint Francis (Pa.)

08/24/2015

Gorden Honored as BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week

Premier defender anchored a back line that only gave up one goal in two games last week

10/16/2011

Senior Day 2011

Women's Soccer Senior Day 2011

Career
2014 NSCAA All-Northeast Region First Team
2014 All-BIG EAST Second Team
2014 BIG EAST All-Tournament Team
Two-time member of BIG EAST Conference All-Academic Team

2014 (Junior): Had the best season of her career and anchored a back line that gave up the fewest goals in the BIG EAST... credited with her first career assist against Cincinnati... tied for the most minutes on the team... set the tone for a defense that was a key to the record-breaking 16-1-4 season and school-record 20-game unbeaten streak.

2013: Did not compete on the field.

2012 (Sophomore): Played in 19 matches with 18 starts... had a shot on goal against Ohio... consistently proved herself to be a stalwart defender, helping the Blue Demons record eight shutouts.

2011 (Freshman): Played in 17 matches and started in all 17 while helping anchor the back line... scored a golden goal against Minnesota in a 2-1 overtime victory... that was her first collegiate goal and first collegiate points... took eight shots on the season and had a shot on goal against Michigan State, Minnesota, Cincinnati and Providence.

High School: Three-time All-State performer in track, she was the state champion in the 100m high hurdles and second in the 300m low hurdles at the 2011 IHSA state track meet... indoor state champion in the 55m high hurdles in 2011... led Conant to third-place at the 2008 IHSA outdoor state track meet... Mid-Suburban League All-Academic Team... Conant honor roll... starred on seven-time state champion Eclipse Select club soccer team... Texas International Cup champion in 2011... third place at ECNL Nationals in 2011.

Personal: Daughter of Jeff and Sue Gorden... Jeff is a DePaul alumnus who ran track and cross country while Sue is a Blue Demon graduate who competed in tennis... has one brother, Jeffrey... majoring in Journalism and Public Relations and Advertising.

Career Statistics

Seasons

MP-MS

Goals

Assists

Points

Shots

2011

17-17

1

0

2

8

2012

19-18

0

0

0

1

2014

21-21

0

1

1

0

Totals

57-56

1

1

3

9