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Laurel Ivory

Surfside, Fla.
Miami Country Day School
High School
Laurel Ivory - Women's Soccer - University of Iowa Athletics

2020 (Fall)
• Started all eight games she played
• Posted a 4-3-1 record in those matches
• Posted wins over Virginia Tech (9/12), No. 14 Pitt (10/1), Boston College (10/29) and Louisville (11/10)
• Notched 20 saves and allowed 14 goals through her 742 minutes of play
• Played the full time in all eight matches in which she appeared
• The 15 shots faced against No. 2 FSU (10/18) was a career-high in shots faced

• All-ACC Third Team selection
• United Soccer Coaches All-Region Third Team selection
• Posted a 15-0-3 record before season-ending injury in ACC Tournament final
• Started all 19 games played on the season
• Allowed only six goals through 19 games in 1752:29 minutes in goal
• Her 0.31 goal against average is best in a season in program history
• The 0.31 goal against average was also tops in the ACC and third nationally
• Posted seven straight shutouts in ACC play (9/26 – 10/24)
• Posted 775:01 minutes of shutout soccer between goals as part of that streak – starting on 9/20 at Wake Forest and ending against Boston College (10/27)
• The 775:01 of shutout soccer is the second longest streak by a keeper in program history
• Posted 12 solo shutouts on the season – fifth most nationally and tops in the ACC
• Three-time ACC Defensive Player of the Week (9/10, 10/1, 10/15)
• Named to the preseason watch list for the MAC Hermann Trophy honoring Player of the Year
• Named a VaSID second team selection
• Named to Women’s Soccer All-ACC Academic Team
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

• Started all 20 matches in which she played on the season
• Missed the opener due to duty with US U20 WNT in the 2018 FIFA U20 World Cup
• Posted a 14-5-1 record with seven solo shutouts and two combined shutouts
• Allowed 14 goals in her 20 appearances for a 0.73 goal against average
• Tallied 39 saves on 110 shots faced in her 1,727 minutes in goal
• Posted a season-high five saves twice – at No. 11 Penn State (9/9) and vs. No. 16 FSU (10/21)
• Allowed multiple goals only three twice – twice vs. FSU and at Baylor (11/18) in NCAA Sweet 16

• Named to the Top Drawer Soccer Freshman Best XI Team
• Started all 23 matches in goal for the Cavaliers
• Posted a 13-6-4 record, including nine solo shutouts
• Posted 41 saves on 136 shots faced (.707 save percentage), while allowing 17 goals against
• Shutout UNCW (8/18), Liberty (8/27), Richmond (9/3), NC State (9/15), Miami (9/21), Louisville
(10/8), Clemson (10/14), Saint Francis (11/11), vs. No. 11 Pepperdine (11/17)
• Combined with Sarah Maurer in a shutout of Pittsburgh (10/1)
• Tallied a season-high six saves in Sweet 16 matchup at No. 4 UCLA (11/19)
• Did not allow more than two goals in any match on the season
• Named to the ACC Women’s Soccer All-Academic

• Competed with the U17 and U20 WNT
• Starting keeper for U17 WNT that advanced to the 2016 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup
• Starting keeper for the U20 WNT in England in the summer of 2017
• 2016 CONCACAF U17 World Cup Qualifying Golden Glove winner
• 2016 CONCACAF U17 World Cup Qualifying Best XI Team
• 2016 NSCAA All-America Club
• Top-ranked goalkeeper and No. 7 player in the class of 2018 in the IMG Top 150
• Played club soccer for the West Florida Flames of the ECNL
• Three-year letterwinner at Miami Country Day School under Kyllene Carter
• Two-time All-County First Team
• Two-time All-County Second Team
• Two-time MVP at Miami Country Day School (2013, 2014)

• Daughter of Chris and Jacque Ivory
• Has one brother, Cameron
• Graduated a year early from high school to enroll at UVA
• Active in Scaring for Caring Organization
• Volunteer with various soccer camps
• Major: Women, Gender and Sexuality