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Height: 5'4"
Year: Senior
City/State: Colesville, Md.
High School: Bullis School


Awards/Honors: ACC Honor Roll (2017, 2018)

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.

2018 - Junior (Stats): Returns for her junior season after being sidelined her sophomore campaign due to an ACL and MCL tear against Bucknell (Aug. 25, 2017) … Appeared in three matches this season, making two starts and logging 213 minutes of action … Started on opening day against No. 23 Ohio State, playing 59 minutes in the win on Aug. 16.

2017 - Sophomore (Stats): Earned starts in Duke's first three contests of 2017 before suffering a season-ending ACL and MCL tear against Bucknell (Aug. 25) … Played a season-high 77 minutes in the season opener against North Carolina (Aug. 18) … Recorded two shots with one on goal against Xavier (Aug. 20).

2016 - Freshman (Stats): 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 … Recorded 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 … Majoring in evolutionary anthropology.

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