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1996 University of Florida Soccer Team (front row, from left): Melanie Freeman, Kerri Doran, Kelly Rash, Tina Brendel, Adrianne Moreira, Katie Tullis, Randee Koeppel, Renee Vinnedge, Karah Smith. Second row: Athletic Trainer Lisa Lowe, Rebecca Hidalgo, Marci Stark, Emily Oswalt, Carolyn Grosso, Melissa Pini, Tracy Ward, Erin Baxter, Leah Bridges. Third row: Manager Soctt Barbee, Assistant Coach Tiffany Thompson, Genie Leonard, Whitney White, Lisa Olinyk, Jessica Fraser, Alison Benoit, Danielle Fotopoulos, Kelly Maher, Assistant Coach Vic Campbell, Head Coach Becky Burleigh, Athletic Trainer Megan Carey. Top row: Lynn Pattishall, Sarah Currie, Danielle Bass, Sabrina Thompson, Denise Alverio, Heather Mitts, Sarah Yohe, Angie Olson, Danielle Wren, Michelle Harris.

1996 University of Florida
Gator Soccer Team
Alphabetical Roster
# Name Pos. Ht. Cl. Hometown (H.S./College)
6 Denise Alverio F 5-4 SO Tampa, Fla. (Acad. of Holy Names)
23 Erin Baxter MF 5-8 SO Littleton, Colo. (Highlands Ranch)
31 Danielle Bass D 5-8 FR Coral Springs, Fla. (Stoneman Douglas)
33 Alison Benoit MF 5-10 FR Cedar Hill, Texas (Cedar Hill)
29 Tina Brendel F 5-1 JR Clearwater, Fla. (Countryside/Berry College)
3 Leah Bridges D 5-8 SO Pensacola, Fla. (Pensacola)
28 Sarah Currie MF 5-8 SO Shelby, N.C (Shelby)
7 Kerri Doran F 5-5 SO Boca Raton, Fla. (Olympic Heights/Butler)
9 Danielle Fotopoulos F 5-11 JR Altamonte Springs, Fla. (Lyman/So. Methodist)
19 Jessica Fraser F 5-6 SO Orange Park, Fla. (Orange Park)
27 Melanie Freeman MF 5-1 JR Safety Harbor, Fla. (Countryside/Central Fla)
15 Carolyn Grosso D 5-7 SO Boca Raton, Fla. (Boca Raton)
1 Michelle Harris GK 5-8 SO Clearwater, Fla. (Countryside)
5 Rebecca Hidalgo D 5-4 SO Jacksonville, Fla. (Bolles)
30 Randee Koeppel MF 5-4 JR Sarasota, Fla. (Riverview/Georgia St.)
12 Genie Leonard D 5-6 SO Fayetteville, Ga. (Fayette County)
22 Kelly Maher D 5-9 SO Boca Raton, Fla. (Boca Raton)
16 Heather Mitts MF 5-5 FR Cincinnati, Ohio (St. Ursula Academy)
10 Adrianne Moreira D 5-3 SO Lilburn, Ga. (Shiloh)
2 Lisa Olinyk MF 5-7 SO Duluth, Ga.(Grtr. Atlanta Christian/Wake Forest)
21 Angie Olson MF 5-6 FR Longwood, Fla. (Lake Mary)
24 Emily Oswalt F 5-7 JR Herndon, Va. (Oakton/James Madison)
1 Lynn Pattishall GK 5-8 SO Coral Springs, Fla. (Coral Springs)
13 Melissa Pini F 5-6 SO Plantation, Fla. (American Heritage)
26 Karah Smith F 5-4 FR Gainesville, Fla. (Eastside)
8 Marci Stark MF 5-6 JR Longwood, Fla. (Lake Brantley)
25 Sabrina Thompson MF 5-6 SO Tampa, Fla. (Chamberlain)
4 Katie Tullis F 5-4 SO Altamonte Springs, Fla. (Lake Brantley)
17 Renee Vinnedge F 5-3 SO Clearwater, Fla. (Clearwater)
14 Tracy Ward D 5-4 SO Safety Harbor, Fla. (St. Petersburg)
11 Whitney White MF 5-8 SR Mobile, Ala. (Davidson/Indiana)
18 Danielle Wren MF 5-6 SO Jacksonville, Fla. (Stanton)
32 Sarah Yohe F 5-6 FR Maitland, Fla. (Winter Park)

Numerical Roster
# Name Pos. Ht. Cl. Hometown (H.S./College)
1 Michelle Harris GK 5-8 SO Clearwater, Fla. (Countryside)
1 Lynn Pattishall GK 5-8 SO CoralSprings, Fla. (Coral Springs)
2 Lisa Olinyk MF 5-7 SO Duluth, Ga. (Grtr. Atlanta Christian/Wake Forest)
3 Leah Bridges D 5-8 SO Pensacola, Fla. (Pensacola)
4 Katie Tullis F 5-4 SO Altamonte Springs, Fla. (Lake Brantley)
5 Rebecca Hidalgo D 5-4 SO Jacksonville, Fla. (Bolles)
6 Denise Alverio F 5-4 SO Tampa, Fla.(Acad. of Holy Names)
7 Kerri Doran F 5-5 SO Boca Raton, Fla.(Olympic Heights/Butler)
8 Marci Stark MF 5-6 JR Longwood, Fla. (Lake Brantley)
9 Danielle Fotopoulos F 5-11 JR Altamonte Springs, Fla. (Lyman/So. Methodist)
10 Adrianne Moreira MF 5-3 SO Lilburn, Ga. (Shiloh)
11 Whitney White MF 5-8 SR Mobile, Ala.(Davidson/Indiana)
12 Genie Leonard D 5-6 SO Fayetteville, Ga. (Fayette County)
13 Melissa Pini F 5-6 SO Plantation, Fla.(American Heritage)
14 Tracy Ward D 5-4 SO Safety Harbor, Fla. (St. Petersburg)
15 Carolyn Grosso D 5-7 SO Boca Raton, Fla. (Boca Raton)
16 Heather Mitts MF 5-5 FR Cincinnati, Ohio (St.Ursula Academy)
17 Renee Vinnedge MF 5-3 SO Clearwater, Fla. (Clearwater)
18 Danielle Wren MF 5-6 SO Jacksonville, Fla. (Stanton)
19 Jessica Fraser F 5-6 SO Orange Park, Fla.(Orange Park)
21 Angie Olson MF 5-6 FR Longwood, Fla. (Lake Mary)
22 Kelly Maher D 5-9 SO Boca Raton, Fla. (Boca Raton)
23 Erin Baxter MF 5-8 SO Littleton, Colo. (Highlands Ranch)
24 Emily Oswalt F 5-7 JR Herndon, Va.(Oakton/James Madison)
25 Sabrina Thompson MF 5-6 SO Tampa, Fla. (Chamberlain)
26 Karah Smith F 5-4 FR Gainesville, Fla. (Eastside)
27 Melanie Freeman MF 5-1 JR Safety Harbor, Fla. (Countryside/Central Fla)
28 Sarah Currie MF 5-8 SO Shelby, N.C(Shelby)
29 Tina Brendel F 5-1 JR Clearwater, Fla. (Countryside/Berry College)
30 Randee Koeppel MF 5-4 JR Sarasota, Fla. (Riverview/Georgia State)
31 Danielle Bass D 5-8 FR Coral Springs, Fla. (Stoneman Douglas)
32 Sarah Yohe F 5-6 FR Maitland, Fla. (Winter Park)
33 Alison Benoit MF 5-10 FR Cedar Hill, Texas (Cedar Hill)

Coaching Staff
Head Coach: Becky Burleigh, (Methodist '89)
Assistant Coaches: Victor Campbell (Methodist '85)
Tiffany Thompson (Notre Dame '95)
Volunteer Coach: Matthew Mitchell
Managers: Scott Barbee
Janet Goslin
Athletic Trainers: Michael Duck
Elsie Lo

Pronunciation Guide
Lia Cummins Lee-ah
Jill DiBerardino De-BEAR-r-dino
Kerri Doran Dur-RAN
Danielle Fotopoulos FOO-top-el-us
Adrianne Moreira more-AIR-ah
Lisa Olinyk o-LIN-ik
Melissa Pini PEE-nee
Sarah Yohe Yo-EE
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