Valerie

Vogler

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Goalkeeper
Height: 5'9"
Class: Senior
City/State: St. Louis, Mo.
High School: Oakville Senior HS
Experience: 4 Letters

Bio

2007 SEC All-Tournament Team
2007 LSWA Honorable Mention All-Louisiana
2007 ESPN The Magazine Second-Team Academic All-District IV
2006 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2005 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2004 SEC Player of the Week (Oct. 4)
2004 LSWA Honorable Mention All-Louisiana

CAREER
Arguably the top goalkeeper to ever wear the purple and gold ... Saw action in 61 matches while making 48 starts from 2004-07 ... Finished her collegiate career as the school record holder for shutouts (15), draws (11) and goals against average (1.13) ... Ranks No. 2 on the school’s all-time list for wins (21) and saves (210) ... Helped lead the Tigers to their first ever SEC Western Division title and berth into the NCAA Tournament with her performance in 2007 ... Set single-season records for shutouts (9) and victories (12) as a senior ... Was a two-time honorable mention All-Louisiana selection by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association and was named to the SEC All-Tournament Team during her senior season ... A standout on and off the field as she was named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll three times.

SENIOR SEASON (2007)
Enjoyed a record-setting senior season in goal for the Tigers ... Started all 24 matches between the posts ... Set an LSU single-season record for shutouts (9) and victories (12) in a season ... Her nine shutouts also ranked No. 2 among goalkeepers in the Southeastern Conference ... Posted four shutouts in SEC play, including a 1-0 shutout of Mississippi State (Sept. 28), a 3-0 shutout of No. 6 Tennessee (Oct. 5), a 2-0 shutout of Vanderbilt (Oct. 19) and a 1-0 shutout of Arkansas (Nov. 2) ... LSU’s victory over the Lady Razorbacks clinched the first ever SEC Western Division championship in program history ... Also led the Tigers’ defensive effort in a 1-0 shutout of the Samford Bulldogs in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Nov. 16 ... Was named to the SEC All-Tournament Team as the fourth-seeded Tigers advanced to the semifinal round ... Was also named an honorable mention All-Louisiana selection by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association ... Shattered her career best with a 1.02 goals against average ... Previous best was 1.14 in 2006 ... Ranked fifth in the SEC with 96 saves on the year ... A standout on and off the field as she earned ESPN The Magazine Second-Team Academic All-District honors ... Earned her fourth varsity letter.

JUNIOR SEASON (2006)
Enjoyed a stellar junior season in goal for the Tigers while making 14 appearances with a career-high 13 starts ... Finished the season with a career-high four shutouts ... Earned a shutout in her first start of the season in LSU’s 3-0 win over South Alabama on Sept. 15 ... Led the Tigers to shutouts over Vanderbilt (Sept. 22), Mississippi State (Sept. 29) and Arkansas (Oct. 27) in conference play ... Teamed with fellow goalkeeper Jackie Moseley to post a 6-0 shutout against Sam Houston State on Sept. 1 ... Finished the season with a career best 1.14 GAA ... Made 51 saves on the year ... Posted a 6-3-3 overall record, including a 4-3-3 record in conference play ... Currently tied with Moseley for fourth place on the school’s all-time list with six career shutouts ... Has a 1.24 career GAA with 114 saves ... Earned her third varsity letter.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2005)
Played in two games in 2005 with one start in the Tigers' season opener against Oregon State on Aug. 26 ... Allowed three goals on the season with a 2.19 GAA ... Saved two shots ... Earned second varsity letter.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2004)
Played in 18 games for the Tigers while making seven starts in goal ... Was named SEC Player of the Week on Oct. 4 ... Recorded 3 wins and two shutouts ... Posted shutouts against Wyoming on Sept. 19 and Mississippi State on Oct. 3 ... Made 61 saves during the season ... Earned her first varsity letter.

PRIOR TO LSU
Was a member of the Missouri State Olympic Development Program Team from 2001-03 ... Led her team to the Region III ODP championship in 2003 ... Was a three-time First-Team All-Conference selection at Oakville Senior High School ... Named to the 2004 Bi-State Shootout All-Tournament Team.

PERSONAL
Full name is Valerie Ann Vogler ... Born on March 5, 1986 ... Parents are Kevin and Patrice Vogler ... Has two sisters: Gwen and Tara ... Also has a brother named Matt ... Graduated from Oakville Senior High School with a 3.9 GPA ... Graduated with a degree in mechanical engineering.

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