Duke Women's Soccer BIO
4 Gretchen Miller
Senior (2010): Saw action in 21 games with starts against Francis Marion and North Carolina ... recorded a multiple-point performance with two assists in the 9-0 victory over Francis Marion ... took 28 shots with a goal in the 3-0 win over High Point ... played a total of 428 minutes.
Junior (2009): Started all 21 matches while anchoring the Blue Devil back line ... tallied two assists against Auburn and LSU ... guided a young defense to nine shutouts on the season ... played 1,840 minutes, the most on the team.
Sophomore (2008): Earned Duke/Adidas Classic All-Tournament Team honors ... played in all 24 matches, starting 23 ... recorded two assists, against Clemson and on the lone goal against second-ranked UCLA in the NCAA Tournament quarterfinals ... took 10 shots on the season ... played third most minutes on the team with 1,866 ... helped guide the Duke defense to a school-record tying 13 shutouts.
Freshman (2007): Named to the All-Freshman team in the Soccer Buzz All-Southeast Region as well as being named to the Soccer Buzz Freshman All-America third team ... started all 23 matches on the defensive end for the Blue Devils ... scored one goal against Elon ... helped guide Duke to nine shutouts on the year ... played 1,917 minutes and took nine shots ... an All-ACC Academic team selection.
Summer of 2007: Played for the Rochester Rhinos of the W-League ... named team MVP after registering a franchise record 10 goals.
National Team Experience: Member of the U-17, U-16 and U-15 National Women's Teams ... attended 10 national team trainings and events ... on the 2003 National Girl's Developmental (U-14) Team.
Regional Team Experience: Member of her ODP Region squad from 2000-06 ... five-time Region I ODP team selection ... six-year member of the NYSWYSA State ODP squad.
High School/Club: Top-25 recruit by Soccer Buzz ... a 2007 Parade Magazine All-America ... six-time New York State West team ... as a senior was co-captain and Team MVP ... attended Our Lady of Mercy H.S. as a sophomore, junior and senior ... All-Greater Rochester first team as a sophomore and senior ... sat out her junior year with a knee injury ... as a sophomore, was leading scorer for her high school team with 20 goals and all AA schools, was voted team MVP and Independent Player of the Year ... also had six assists ... second team All-State as a sophomore ... as a freshman, was leading scorer for her high school as well as Monroe 1 County ... attended Fairport H.S. as a freshman ... totaled 14 goals and six assists as a freshman ... Monroe County All-Star and All-Greater Rochester Honorable Mention as a freshman ... member of the Rochester Junior Rhinos for seven years ... while with the Rhinos, was co-captain for five years and led team in scoring ... won the 2006 Score at the Shore and 2004 Columbia Tournament and were four-time N.Y. State West State Cup Champions ... a four-time member of the honor roll.
Personal: Gretchen Ann Miller was born on May 30, 1989, in Lombard, Ill. ... daughter of Dr. Joseph and Judith Miller ... has two brothers, Eric (28) and Ryan (25) ... her uncle and three aunts each were on the swimming team at St. Bonaventure ... her uncle, Leo E. Keenan III, played soccer and swimming as a freshman (1967-68) ... her aunt, retired Brigadier General Maureen Keenan LeBoeuf, was on the varsity squad (1972-76) ... her aunt, Constance Keenan Lowry, was on the varsity swim team (1974-77) ... her aunt, Eileen Keenan Skrobacz, also was a member of the varsity swim team (1976-80) ... three-time ACC Honor Roll selection ... majoring in history, while obtaining a markets and management certificate.
Year GP/GS Shots Goals Assists Points
2010 21/2 28 1 2 4
2009 21/21 26 0 2 2
2008 24/23 10 0 2 2
2007 23/23 9 1 0 2
89/69 73 2 6 10