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Mia Gyau
Player Profile:
Mia Gyau 2780243
Position: Forward/Defender
Height: 5'5"
Year: Sophomore
City/State: Colesville, Md.
High School: Bullis School

National Team Experience:  Trained with the U-14, U-15 and U-17 teams … member of the U-18 and U-20 National Teams … traveled to Jamaica with the U-17 National Team for the CONCACAF World Cup qualifier … competed with the U-17 squad for the England Friendlies in 2013 … picked up three international caps with the U-17 National Team for the Four Nations Tournament in San Jose, Costa Rica.

Freshman (2016):  Started six of the first seven matches to open the season and played in all 23 contests ... totaled one goal and one assist for three points ... played at both the midfield and defense positions ... total an assist versus Syracuse ... scored her first collegiate goal in the NCAA Tournament first round ... became the fourth player and second Duke freshman to notch their first goal in an NCAA Tournament contest ... saw action in 1,230 minutes ... helped the Duke defense register 11 shutouts ... attempted seven shots, including four on goal.

High School/Club:  Ranked No. 7 overall in the class of 2016 by … listed No. 1 overall in the Mid-Atlantic Region … ranked as the fourth-best midfielder in the class … a three-time NSCAA Youth All-America selection … did not play high school soccer … played club soccer for the Bethesda Lions boys team, U-15 Pre-Academy Bethesda boys team and McLean U-18 ECNL … continues to train with the U-16 and U-18 Bethesda Boys Academy teams … 2012 Disney Showcase, National Championships (third place) and Region I League Champions … 2011 and 2012 Region I Champions and Maryland State Champions … 2011 Jefferson Cup Champions … New Balance 2016 All-America track and field ... four-time AAU track & field All-America … five-time Elite Youth Track All-America.

Personal:  Full name is Mia Irene Gyau … born June 22, 1998 in Silver Spring, Md. … daughter of Phillip and Leslie Gyau … has one brother, Joseph-Claude (23) … member of the National Honor Society.