SOPHOMORE SEASON (2010)
Played in four matches for the Tigers during the 2010 season ... Saw action in non-conference matches against South Alabama, Wake Forest, Virginia Tech and Louisiana-Lafayette ... Attempted two shots with one shot on goal on the year ... Earned her second varsity letter.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2009)
Played in three matches as a true freshman in 2009 ... Made her collegiate debut in a 4-0 win over Mississippi State on Oct. 18 ... Also saw action against Florida on Oct. 22 and Arkansas-Pine Bluff in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Nov. 13 ... Attempted one shot on the season ... Earned her first varsity letter.
PRIOR TO LSU
One of the top prospects in the state of Louisiana for the Class of 2009 ... Attended camp with the Region III Olympic Development Program Team in 2007 and 2008 ... Was also a six-year member of the Louisiana State ODP Team from 2003-08 ... Played club soccer for the Mandeville Lakers 90 Premier team ... Led her club team to the Louisiana state title in 2007 before advancing to the state finals in 2008 ... Team also advanced to the semifinals of the United States Youth Soccer Association Southern Regional Championships in 2008 after qualifying for the quarterfinals in 2007 ... Also competed in such prestigious club tournaments as the Dallas Labor Day Showcase and Ohio Blue Chips in 2007, as well as the Houston Shootout and Las Vegas Shootout in 2008 ... A member of the varsity squad at Pope John Paul II Catholic High School ... Earned a pair of first-team all-district selections and two district Offensive MVP honors during her high school career ... Also competed in tennis and track during her high school career.
Full name is Catherine Noel Luparello ... Born on Dec. 25, 1990 ... Parents are David and Alison Luparello ... Has two sisters, Meghan and Kali, and one brother, Myles ... An honor student who boasted a 3.77 cumulative grade-point average in four years of high school ... Earned a spot on the honor roll in each of her last four years of high school ... Majoring in business.