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Courtney Petersen

D/M
Position
5'5''
Height
Freshman
Class
Canton, Mich.
Hometown
Divine Child
High School

2019 SEASON
• All-Region First Team selection by United Soccer Coaches
• Top Drawer Soccer Best XI Second Team selection
• All-ACC Second Team selection
• Started all 19 games played – missing three games due to injury
• Tallied a goal and four assists on the season
• Assisted on goals vs. UC Irvine (8/23), at Wake Forest (9/20), at No. 5 Florida State (10/13) and Notre Dame (10/20)
• Her assists vs. Florida State and Notre Dame were on the game-winning goals
• Her assist at Wake Forest was on the game-tying goal in the 89th minute
• Scored her goal in the win over Boston College (10/27)
• Helped Virginia post 14 shutouts on the season
• Helped UVA post a stretch of seven consecutive shutouts in ACC play

2018 SEASON
• Named an All-Region Second Team selection by the United Soccer Coaches
• Named an All-ACC Third Team selection
• Started all 15 matches in which she played
• Missed a month of action after an injury suffered vs. Pittsburgh (10/14)
• Returned to the lineup vs. Texas Tech (11/16) in the NCAA second round match
• Tallied four assists on the season – including on game-winner vs. Liberty (9/6)
• Added assists at No. 11 Penn State (9/9), vs. Wake Forest (9/30) and Pittsburgh (10/14)
• Played a season-long 85 minutes at Clemson (9/20) as part of 913 minutes on the year

2017 SEASON
• Competed in 22 matches, starting all 22 on the year
• Scored a goal and an assist
• Delivered her goal in the win over No. 5 Penn State (9/10)
• Notched the assist in a draw with Notre Dame (9/5)
• Played a season-long 98 minutes in double-overtime draw at NC State (9/15)

2016
• Competed in the U20 World Cup with the U20 USWNT

2015 SEASON
• ACC All-Freshman team selection
• Appeared in 22 games, starting two
• Scored her first goal against Cal Poly (8/28), hitting the game-winner in a 2-0 victory
• Also added an assist against Cal Poly (8/28)
• Hit the game-tying goal on a free kick at #19 Pepperdine in the 85th minute
• Made first career start at NC State (10/28)

INTERNATIONAL
• Current member of the United States U-20 National Team
• Also represented the U.S. at the U-14, U-15 and U-17 levels

PREP & CLUB
• NSCAA Youth All-American
• Voted to numerous ECNL Top-11 squads
• Played for Michigan Hawks in the ECNL

PERSONAL
• Full name is Courtney Lynn Petersen
• Daughter of Lisa and David Petersen
• Has an older brother, Jeffery, and an older sister, Stephanie