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Veronica Latsko

F
Position
5'8''
Height
Freshman
Class
Venetia, Pa.
Hometown
Peters Township
High School

2017 SEASON
• All-ACC first team selection
• United Soccer Coaches All-Region third team selection
• Competed in all 23 matches, starting 22 on the year
• Tied UVA single-game record for points at Pitt (10/1) with eight points
• Named ACC and National Player of the Week win at Pittsburgh (10/1)
• Tallied hat trick and added two assists in win over the Panthers
• Team leader with 20 points, tied for team lead with eight goals
• Hit five game-winning goals on the season
• Hit game-winners vs. Pitt (10/1), Louisville (10/8), Syracuse (10/19), Saint Francis (11/11) and No. 11
Pepperdine (11/17)
• Added four assists on the season,
• Named to ACC Women’s Soccer All-Academic Team
• Named a Thacker Award post-graduate scholarship recipient

2016 SEASON
• All-ACC Third Team selection
• Scored eight goals and added three assists  – tied for second-most goals with Ziemer
• Turned in her first hat trick vs. Old Dominion (8/28)
• Hit a team-leading four game-winning goals
• Scored game winners vs. George Mason (8/21), Old Dominion (8/28), Oklahoma (9/2) and at
Louisville (10/27)
• Tallied assists vs. Michigan State (8/25), ODU (8/28) and at #20 Georgetown (9/11)
• CoSIDA Academic All-District selection
• Tallied a career-high seven points vs. Old Domionion (3 goals, 1 assist)
• Played a season-high 86 minutes vs. #16 North Carolina (10/2)
• Named to the ACC Women’s Soccer All-Academic Team

2015 SEASON
• Appeared in 23 games, starting 10
• Hit her first goal of the season in the opener against UNCW (8/23)
• Also has goals vs. Delaware (8/30), at #19 Pepperdine (9/6), at Boston College (10/18), at Pitt (10/31), vs. #6 Clemson (11/6) and Howard (11/13)
• Tallied her first assist on the game-winning goal vs. Cal Poly (8/28)
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2014 SEASON
• Appeared in all 26 games off the bench
• Scored 1st career goal vs. Villanova
• Goal at Samford and vs. Old Dominion
• Two assists vs. Pitt
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

CLUB & PREP
• 2012 & 2013 Gatorade Pennsylvania Player of the Year
• 2012 NSCAA High School All-American
• Two-time All-State
• Two-time Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Player of the Year
• Led Peters Township to three consecutive state championships
• Helped Beadling Thunder club team to state and regional championships in 2013 and 2014

PERSONAL
• Full Name is Veronica Anne Latsko
• Daughter of Lauren and John Latsko
• Has an older brother, Greg, an older sister, Erica, and an younger sister, Breeanne
• Father played soccer at Pitt-Johnstown