10 Molly Kruger
10 Molly Kruger
Height: 5-7
Year: Senior
Hometown: Carmel, Ind.
High School: Carmel
Previous College: UCLA
Position: M

2008 - Junior Season: Named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) adidas All-Great Lakes Region Second Team...member of the All-Horizon League First Team and the league's all-newcomer squad...also earned a spot on the CoSIDA ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District V First Team...led the team and finished third in the league with 31 points, 11 goals and 85 shots...also was tops on the squad and fourth in the conference with nine assists...led the conference with 4.25 shots per game...her point total ranks as the fourth-highest single-season mark in school history...also finished the year ranked in the program's top-10 in shots taken (2nd), assists (T-4th) and goals (T-9th)...started in all 20 of her games played...scored or assisted in nine of the team's 11 victories...notched the game-winner in seven of the team's wins...tallied a season-best five points against Detroit in the Horizon League Championship quarterfinals (Nov. 2), netting two goals and adding an assist...scored a goal and notched two helpers against IPFW (Sept. 7)...netted both of the team's goals in a 2-1 win over Indiana (Sept. 18)...also picked up four points on a goal and two assists at Detroit (Oct. 5).

2007 - Redshirt Season: Sat out the 2007 campaign after transferring from UCLA.

2006 - Sophomore Season: Served as a key reserve with UCLA, playing in 19 of the team's 25 matches...started in two contests with the Bruins...took 10 shots, training five on goal.

2005 - Freshman Season: Played her freshman season at Indiana...named to the Big Ten All-Freshman team...started every match for the Hoosiers...led the team in shots (57), shots on goal (23), and tied for first in assists (3)...tallied three goals to accompany her three assists for a total of nine points on the season which was good enough for second on the team...scored her first career goal against Minnesota.

High School: Four year starter for Carmel High School, helping the Greyhounds to four straight state titles...three-time NSCAA/adidas All-American...named the Indiana Player of the Year and was a two-time Indiana Gatorade Player of the Year...broke Carmel's single-season assists record and holds the school's all-time record in that category...first-team all-state in 2001 through 2003...earned second team all-state honors in 2000 as a freshman...member of Carmel Commotion club team where she racked up four state championships...also finished runner-up in Region II twice, and regional semi-finalists three times...Commotion won the regional tournament and were national runners-up in 2003...was also very active with the Indiana ODP team from 1999-2002...four-year member of the Region-II team.

Personal: Full name is Molly Elizabeth Kruger...born Nov. 25, 1985 in Indianapolis...daughter of Bill and Kitty Kruger...has three older brothers, Andrew, Ben and Kyle, and an older sister, Carrie...multimedia studies major.