2009 SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2010)
A key contributor to LSU's midfield unit during her redshirt freshman season in 2010 ... Played in 17 games with eight starts on the year ... Played in 13 games with eight starts against SEC competition ... Recorded two assists for two points in 17 appearances ... Assisted on Natalie Martineau's game-winning goal in a 2-1 victory over SEC West rival Auburn on Oct. 3 ... Also credited with an assist in LSU's 8-0 win over South Alabama in the 2010 season opener on Aug. 22 ... All four of her shots attempted on the year were on target ... Earned her first varsity letter.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2009)
Elected to redshirt during her true freshman season in 2009 ... Honored for her performance in the classroom with a selection to the SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll.
PRIOR TO LSU
Came to LSU as the most decorated player to ever play at Bearden High School ... A dynamic forward who set school records for goals in a season (41) and a career (93) ... Capped her senior campaign by being named the Knoxville News Sentinel PrepXtra Player of the Year ... Also won first-team all-district, all-region and all-state honors following her senior season ... Was also named the District 3-3A MVP and Region 2-3A Offensive MVP in 2008 ... Wrapped up her career at Bearden High School as a three-time all-district, all-region and all-state selection ... Served as team captain in 2008 while leading her high school team to the Region 2-3A Semifinals ... Led Bearden to back-to-back Class 3A state championships in 2006 and 2007 ... Team swept district, region and sectional championships in 2007 ... Also won the sectional title in 2006 ... As a freshman at McMinn High School in Athens, Tenn., scored 25 goals to lead the team to district and region titles ... Her 25 goals is a single-season school record ... Scored a total of 118 goals during her four-year high school career from 2005-08 ... A four-year veteran of the Tennessee Olympic Development Program Team ... Played club soccer for the East Ridge Express ... Led her club team to the Capital Area Soccer League College Showcase Championship in 2008 ... Team was also a finalist at the Maps/MSSL Spring College Showcase in 2007.
Full name is Amy Jane Porter ... Born on Jan. 18, 1991 ... Parents are Richard and Susan Porter ... Has two older brothers named Aaron and Chet ... Both parents attended LSU ... Mother was a member of the Golden Band from Tigerland ... An honor student who was a member of the National Honor Society, as well as the Key Club and Fellowship of Christian Athletes ... Majoring in kinesiology.