|City/State:||Wrightsville Beach, N.C.|
|High School:||New Hanover School|
Career: Played in 93 career games, making 89 starts … helped lead Duke to 38 shutouts.
Senior (2012): Started all 23 games … recorded an assist in a 5-2 win over Marquette on Sept. 9 … played 90 or more minutes in 15 of the 23 matches, including 110 minutes in a 1-1 tie against Wake Forest … tallied 2,007 minutes, tied for the second highest on the team …earned All-ACC Academic Team accolades.
Junior (2011): Played in 26 games and made 23 starts ... Duke Nike Classic All-Tournament Team ... a key member of a defense that allowed just 13 goals all season, while compiling a Duke record 16 shutouts ... scored her first career goal on Sept. 9 in a 2-0 win over UNG ... recorded two assists ... played 90 minutes or more in four games, including 108 minutes in a scoreless tie against seventh-ranked Virginia Sept. 29 ... played 1,688 minutes.
Sophomore (2010): Played in all 23 games, including 22 starts ... earned the third most minutes on the team with 1,784 ... tallied one assist in the 9-0 victory over Francis Marion ... member of a defensive unit that registered 10 shutouts.
Freshman (2009): Started all 21 games … part of the defensive unit that recorded nine shutouts … tallied two shots in 1,812 minutes played, which was third most on the team.
Regional Team Experience: Member of her ODP Region squad from 2008 to 2009 ... attended the 2008 and 2009 USYS Regionals ... member of the 1990 NCYSA ODP Team from 2005 to 2008 ... attended the U-19 National Camp with the Region III Team in 2008 ... SYL ODP National Camp attendee from 2004 to 2008 and chosen as a member of the SYL ODP National Select Team in 2007.
High School/Club: A four-year letterwinner ... NCSCA All-State in 2007 and 2008 ... three-time NCSCA All-Region selection from 2006-08 ... three-time NCSCA All-Conference selection from 2006-08 ... Wilmington Star News Player of the Year in 2007, 2008 and 2009 ... as a senior, scored 30 goals and had 15 assists for 75 points ... an All-State, All-Region and All-Conference honoree as a senior ... selected to play on the North Carolina Senior All-Star team and the North Carolina/South Carolina H.S. Showcase team ... named 2009 Honorable Mention Spring Girls’ Soccer All-America ... notched an assist in the Clash of the Carolinas contest ... Charlotte Latin All-Tournament Team in 2006 and 2007 ... team captain as a junior and senior ... leading scorer as a sophomore with 17 goals and as a junior with 25 goals ... as a junior, started all the games while collecting 25 goals, 12 assists, and leading her team to an overall record of 14-6-2 ... scored 17 goals, had five assists, and started every game during her sophomore season ... led her squad to a 14-7-3 mark ... started all of her games as a freshman at the center back defensive position scoring 15 goals and notching 12 assists ... played for the ‘90 Coastal Crew club team, which was US Club Soccer National Cup Champions, CASL Showcase Champions, R3PL ... named Adidas ESP All-Star in 2007 ... a four-year member of the A-Honor Roll ... member of the National Honor Society her junior and senior year.
Personal: Full name is Erin Marie Koballa ... was born November 8, 1990 in Fayetteville, N.C. ... daughter of Patrick and Cheryl Koballa ... has one sister, Kasey (18), who is a sophomore women’s soccer player at N.C. State ... anticipates enrolling in pre-vet studies after graduating ... a 2010 and 2012 ACC Honor Roll selection ... majored in psychology.