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Sonja

Sahlsten

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Goalkeeper
Height: 5'8"
Year: Freshman
City/State: Orlando, Fla.
High School: Lake Highland Prep

Bio

Freshman (2008): Did not play due to injury.

Prep:  Member of the Florida 1990 ODP State “A” team and Region III 1990 ODP pool in 2007 ... listed as one of the top 200 players in the class of 2008 by Soccer Buzz ... 2007 Wendy’s H.S. Heisman School winner as a senior ... second team All-Central Florida and All-Orange County in 2007 ... received the State Farm Insurance Sportsmanship award in 2007 ... also played on the Florida 1990 ODP State “A” team in 2006 and 2005 ... all-time shutout leader at Lake Highland Prep with 49 in her career ... played 82 career matches and was Lake Highland’s first seven-year varsity letterwinner ... as a senior, played in 17 matches ... totaled a 0.47 goals-against average, 10 shutouts, 73 saves and allowed only eight goals ... Lake Highland finished runner-up at the state championship and notched a 19-5-7 overall record ... named the Marines Honor, Courage, and Commitment Award winner in 2008 ... led her squad to a 19-6-5 record and were runners-up at the State Championship as a junior ... totaled 30 matches played, 15 shutouts, 125 saves, 0.83 goals-against average and 25 goals allowed ... as a sophomore, saw action in 29 matches leading her team to a 25-1-3 record ... selected first team All-Central Florida and All-Orange County ... 2004 and 2005 Region III 1990 ODP pool ... Lake Highland won the state championship ... collected a goals-against average of 0.48 to go along with 15 shutouts, 110 saves and 14 goals allowed ... her 0.48 goals-against average was a single-season school record ... earned Orlando Sentinel Girl’s Athlete of the Week ... in her freshman year, played in two matches, while posting two shutouts and nine saves ... a field player in 30 matches as she totaled three goals and seven assists. 

Personal:  Full name is Sonja Wolf Sahlsten ... born March 8, 1990 in Orlando, Fla. ... daughter of Greg Sahlsten and Julie Wolf ... has one brother, Steve (15) ... member of National Honor Society ... National Merit Scholar and College Board AP Scholar ... her father, Greg played football at Davidson College (1974).

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