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    Leslie Gittings
    Leslie Gittings

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    State College, Pa.

    High School:
    State College Area

    Height:
    5-5

    Position:
    GK



    09/03/2013

    Northwestern Celebrates 15th Anniversary of 1998 Squad

    Team advanced to third round of NCAA tournament

    2007: Saw 12:40 of action against Wisconsin on 11/2 ... Made one save to contribute to NU's ninth shutout of the year.

    2006: Did not see match action.

    2005: Made one appearance in goal, playing seven minutes against Texas Tech (9/2).

    2004: Made two appearance in NU goal, playing 19 minutes against Southern Utah (9/4) and 13 minutes vs. Iowa (10/1) ... No goals allowed, no saves ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2003: Did not see any match action.

    High School: Four-year letterwinner and three-time captain at State College Area ... First three-time captain in school history ... National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Regional All-America ... First Little Lady Lion goalkeeper to earn all-state honors (2002) ... Two-time All-Central Mountain Girls Soccer League (2000, 2002) ... Member of first class at SCA to win four straight PIAA District 6-9 titles ... State tournament quarterfinalist in 2001 and 2002 ... Yielded 0.69 goals-against average in 2001, best in school history ... 0.74 GAA in 2002 was second-best in school history ... Team went 70-16-4 in her career ... High school coach was Kevin Morooney ... Won three PaWest Snickers Cup state titles with Beadling Soccer Club ... Team advanced to semifinal round at 2001 Region I tournament ... Played for LDC United, which won Columbia (Md.) Invitational in 2002 ... Faculty Scholar ... PTO Lions Paw Award for Citizenship.

    Personal: Born Leslie Lynne Gittings on 5/4/84 ... Daughter of Julie and Gary Gittings ... Father was an all-East runner at Penn State ... Mother was a member of the first Penn State women's track club ... Father also earned a master's degree in transportation (MST) from Northwestern ... Majoring in biomedical engineering.

    Gittings' Stats

    Year GP/S Min. GA GAA Sv. ShO W-L-T
    2003 0/0 0 0 0.00 0 0 0-0-0
    2004 2/0 32 0 0.00 0 2* 0-0-0
    2005 1/0 7 1 12.30 0 0 0-0-0
    2006 0/0 0 0 0.00 0 0 0-0-0
    2007 1/0 12:40 0 0.00 1 0 0-0-0
    Totals 4/0 51:40 1 1.73 1 2* 0-0-0
    *2 shared shutouts (in 2004)