AS A SENIOR IN 2011: Named CCAA Newcomer of the Year and NCAA All-Tournament Team... Led the Tritons with 11 goals, 27 points and four game-winners in her only season with the women's soccer team... Started the final 17 games of the season after appearing as a substitute in the squad's first eight matches... Scored two goals in the NCAA Tournament, both game-winners in 1-0 victories over St. Edward's and St. Rose on November 20 and December 2, respectively... 24 of her 51 shots were on frame, a .471 clip... Registered three goals, six points and six shots in her first two collegiate matches of her career on September 2 and 4.
While Competing for UC San Diego Basketball...
AS A SENIOR IN 2009-10: Earned a spot on the All-CCAA Second Team after she finished second on the team in scoring (12.4), assists (2.27), steals (1.97) and third in rebounding (4.9)... Poured in a career-best 25 points in her final basketball game at the collegiate level, a season-ending 76-72 loss to Humboldt State in the NCAA West Regional.
AS A JUNIOR IN 2008-09: One of four Triton players to start all 32 games... Ranked fourth on the team averaging 9.8 points per game... Was one of UCSD's top three-point shooters, hitting 32 of her 92 attempts, 34.8 percent... Dished out 73 assists, the third-highest total on the squad... Concluded the school year on the Athletic Director's Honor Roll at the Silver Level (includes GPAs from 3.300 to 3.499).
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2007-08: Made a total of 34 appearances off the bench during her second season with UCSD... Averaged 2.7 points and 1.2 rebounds in 10.0 minutes per game... Led the team in three-point shooting at 54 percent (7-13)... Finished the year on the Athletic Director's Honor Roll at the Silver Level.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2006-07: Appeared in eight games for the Tritons, playing a total of 28 minutes... Scored six points and grabbed five rebounds on the year... Earned a spot on the Athletic Director's Honor Roll at the Silver Level.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2006 graduate of Avon Lake High School in Avon Lake, Ohio... Lettered in soccer, basketball, and track and field... Played basketball for coach Amy Manco... Earned all-district honors twice in soccer and once apiece in basketball and track... Was a state qualifier in track and had personal bests of 12.5 seconds in the 100 meters and 58.8 seconds in the 400 meters... Scored 17 goals and had 12 assists as a senior in soccer... Was her class representative on the student council and was the Spanish Club president.
PERSONAL: Born March 17, 1988... Parents are Stephen and Anna Ilg... Is the second youngest of eight children... Six older siblings are named Timothy, Christopher, Elizabeth, Stephen, Rebecca and Angela, while her little sister is named Rachel... Roots for the Cleveland Cavaliers... Is also a big fan of all UCSD teams... Her favorite movie is Elf... When she's not playing sports, she's usually laying out, shopping or hanging out with friends... Earned her undergraduate degree in Biochemistry from Warren College... Is currently pursuing a graduate degree in Chemistry and Biochemistry... Aspires to a career in medicine.