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    Susie McCreery
    Susie McCreery

    Class:
    RS Senior

    Hometown:
    Glenview, Ill.

    High School:
    Glenbrook South

    Height:
    6-0

    Position:
    Goalkeeper



    09/03/2013

    Northwestern Celebrates 15th Anniversary of 1998 Squad

    Team advanced to third round of NCAA tournament

    Finished her career with a 1.23 goals-against average (No. 1 all-time at NU), 121 saves (third) and nine shutouts (third)

    2002: Appeared in 12 matches this season, all of them starts ? Played 1,111 minutes and collected a 1.54 goals-against average ? Made 48 saves ? Had season-high nine saves in a 0-0 draw at No. 23 Utah (9/5) ? Also collected shutouts in 2-0 win against DePaul (8/30) and 4-0 win at Louisville (9/13) ? Had six saves to help NU gain a 1-1 tie at Wyoming (11/1).

    2001: Started every match and played all but 19 minutes on the season ? Played 1,726 minutes, fifth on NU's single-season list ? Boasted a 1.04 goals-against average, second on NU's single-season list ? Collected four shutouts (1 shared), fifth on NU's single-season list ? Had a shutout streak of 373:36, second-longest in NU history, from October 21 through November 8 ? Allowed more than one goal on just three occasions: vs. St. Mary's (3) on Sept. 8, vs. Michigan (2) on Sept. 28, vs. Penn State (3) on Nov. 8 ? Big Ten Co-Defensive Player of the Week (11/5) ? Had season-high seven saves in 1-0 overtime loss to No. 7 Washington (9/3) ? Had six saves in 1-0 loss to No. 6 Penn State (10/21) ? Had five saves in 2-1 win vs. Purdue (9/23) ? Had five saves in 2-0 shutout of Northern Illinois (11/1) ? Verizon Academic All-District V Women's Soccer Team member ? Recipient of the Gene G. and Merril H. Mundy Athletic Scholarship ? Academic All-Big Ten.

    2000: Redshirted, saw no match action ? Recipient of the Gene G. and Merril H. Mundy Athletic Scholarship ? Academic All-Big Ten.

    1999: Saw action in three games ? Allowed only one goal.

    1998: Saw action in three games ? Shared shutouts in wins over UW-Milwaukee and Loyola-Chicago.

    High School: Three-year letterwinner ? Owns school record for shutouts in a season (16) ? Tallied 102 saves, 15 shutouts and a 0.60 GAA her senior season ? Chicago Tribune Top Ten Goalie in 1997 and 1998 ? Chicago Sun-Times Top Four Goalie in 1998 ? Team MVP ? Three-sport athlete (soccer, basketball and volleyball) ? All-state selection in both soccer and basketball ? First Glenbrook South girls' soccer player to earn a Division I scholarship.

    Personal: Born Susan Elizabeth McCreery on 3/4/80 ? Daughter of Dave and Lynn McCreery ? Played on same high school team as Wildcats teammate Lindsay Stame ? Doing graduate work in counseling psychology.

    McCreery's Stats

    Yr. G GS Min. GA GAA Sv. SO W L T
    1998 3 0 66 1 1.36 3 2 0 0 0
    1999 3 0 87 1 1.03 5 0 0 1 0
    2000 DNP redshirt
    2001 19 19 1,726 20 1.04 65 4 8 10 1
    2002 12 12 1,111 19 1.54 48 3 2 5 4
    Totals 37 31 2,990 41 1.23 121 9* 10 16 5
    *3 shared shutouts (2 in 1998, 1 in 2001)