DURHAM, N.C.-- The Duke women's soccer program has added another standout recruiting class this year under the direction of head coach Robbie Church. This spring and summer GoDuke.com is taking a closer look at each of the 2012 incoming freshmen.
The fourth of six signees is Cassie Pecht, who is a native of Mechanicsville, Pa., attended Cumberland Valley H.S., where she was a three-year letterwinner. Pecht was ranked No. 10 in the class of 2012 by TopDrawerSoccer and was a 2011 NSCAA Youth All-America selection. She was the 2010 Gatorade Player of the Year in Pennsylvania.
Check out the newspaper articles, Coach Church video, photo gallery and bio of Pecht linked on the article.
Getting to Know Cassie Pecht
My favorite cereal is... Captain Crunch Berries.
My favorite animal is... A monkey.
My favorite ice cream is... Mint Chocolate Chip.
My favorite rapper is... Mac Miller.
My favorite dessert is... An Ice Cream Cookie.
The last movie I watched was... Bridesmaids.
My favorite sport to watch is... Basketball.
My crayon color would be... Orange.
Would you bungee jump? Yes
What is the farthest you have been from home? Russia.
Number one song most played on my IPod is... Best Love Song.
When I have 30 minutes of free time I... Usually take naps.
The first thing I notice about people is... How they smell.
Mountain hideaway or beach house? Beach house.
My dream job is... To be a movie star.
One word to describe me is... Smiley because I am always happy and I love to laugh.
One thing I could not live without is... Pre-wrap.
Something people don't know about me is... That I used to be a really good swimmer when I was younger. I quit because I hated jumping in the freezing water.
If I could visit anywhere I would... Go to the Cayman Islands.
Do you have any hidden talents? I like to think I am a great singer but some people tell me otherwise.