|High School:||Oak Hills|
AS A SOPHOMORE (2004): Started all 19 matches in the Butler defense...had an assist in the team's win over Cleveland State Oct. 24, the first point of her Butler career...took two shots...finished the season by being named to the "All-Horizon League" first team...was on the field for all but 11 of the 1,768 minutes possible.
AS A FRESHMAN (2003): Started all 19 matches as a defender, helping to anchor the Horizon League's leading defense...took three shots.
AT OAK HILLS HIGH: Was a three-year letter winner in soccer...team captain...selected as MVP of team as a junior and senior. named team's Best Defensive Player...cited to the first team all conference, first team all city and third team all-state...played club for Ohio Elite.
PERSONAL: Born January 10, 1985...daughter of Tom and Chris Backscheider...speech pathology major.