Columbia Women's Soccer BIO
23 Alana Presslaff

2008: Co-captain started all 17 games of the season at defensive midfield position … registered eight shots, including six on goal, while adding an assist in 3-2 double-overtime loss to Seton Hall … had a pair of shots in Columbia’s 2-0 win over Manhattan.

2007: One of five players to start all 17 games ... solidified Columbia backfield, helping Lions yield less than a goal per game ... aggressive, tenacious defender ... had six shots, two on goal.

2006: Played in all 18 games, starting three ... tallied her first collegiate goal, the first of the game, in the Lions' 3-0 shutout against Wagner ... excellent one-on-one defender ... became integral part of the Lions’ backfield that posted 10 shutouts.

River Dell Regional High: Two-time all-state Group II midfielder ... club team, World Class Soccer Club, was a semifinalist at the 2004 national tournament ... team also captured the Regional championship in 2004 and 2005 ... from defensive midfield, totaled 15 goals and eight assists as a senior.

Personal: Worked as a personal soccer trainer during the summer of 2005 ... also was a competitive tennis player ... plans to major in neuroscience.

 GP G A PTS
2006 18 1 0 2
2007 17
0
0
0
2008
17
0
1
1

 

Position: Defender/Midfield
Year: Junior
Hometown: River Edge, N.J.
High School: River Dell Regional
College: CC