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    Jennifer Baumann
    Jennifer Baumann

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Waukesha, Wis.

    High School:
    Catholic Memorial

    Height:
    5-8

    Position:
    M



    2010: Played in and started all 19 games ... Had first career three-point game against Iowa (10/21), scoring a goal and assisting on Natalie Lagunas' score as well ... Goal against the Hawkeyes was the second game-winning goal of her career ... Recorded her first goal of the season against #12 BYU (8/31) and added another against Illinois State (9/17) ... Earned Northwestern's Gift of Fury Award ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2009: Started all 19 games in the midfield ... Team captain ... Third on the team with 22 shots taken, including eight on goal ... Played every minute of conference action ... Took career-high five shots at Notre Dame (9/20) ... Recorded multi-shot games against Yale (9/13), Notre Dame, Michigan (10/4) and Wisconsin (11/2) ... Took at least one shot in eight of ten Big Ten contests ... Earned Northwestern "Gift of Fury" post-season award ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2008: Appeared in 19 games and started six in the midfield ... Scored game-winning goal in 1-0 win over Illinois State on 9/1 ... Recorded assist at San Diego on 9/5 ... Scored goal in NU's Big Ten Tournament game against Minnesota on 11/6 ... Named to all-tournament team for Big Ten Tournament ... Registered season-high three shots at Wisconsin on 10/31 ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2007: Named to Big Ten All-Freshman team ... Started 19 games and appeared in all 20 ... Scored only goal of season against Penn State on (10/7) ... Tied for team lead with four assists ... Notched first collegiate point with an assist against Loyola (9/12) ... Assisted on Kay Sampson's game-tying goal against Colgate (9/16) ... Recorded an assist against Michigan State (10/21) ... Assisted on Alicia Herczeg's goal against Iowa (10/28) ... Took 15 shots with six on goal.

    High School: Rated in the nation's top 150 by Soccer Buzz ... 2006 adidas/NSCAA all-America ... 2006 Wisconsin State Player of the Year ... Played for FC Milwaukee Nationals for eight years ... Team won Wisconsin State Championships in 1999, 2001-02 and 04-07 ... Made state semifinals in 2003 and Midwest Regional Semifinals in 2002, 2005 ... Four-year letterwinner in high school ... 2006 Classic 8 Conference Player of the Year ... First-team all-state 2004-06 ... Scored winning goal in 2004 state championship ... Assisted on winning goal for 2006 state championship ... Team won 2004 and 2006 high school state championship ... 2006 record of 22-1-2 ... Four-year member of National Honor Society ... Also lettered two years in basketball.

    Personal: Born Jennifer Jamie Baumann ... Daughter of Brian and Janice Baumann ... Volunteers at Evanston's Rice Education Center for children with emotional, learning and behavioral difficulties ... Works as a coach and counselor at Northwestern soccer camps ... Majoring in communication studies.

    Baumann's Stats

    Year GP/S Shots G A Pts GWG
    2007 20/19 15 1 4 6 0
    2008 19/6 15 2 1 5 1
    2009 19/19 22 0 0 0 0
    2010 19/19 11 3 1 7 1
    CAREER 77/63 63 6 6 18 2