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Vanessa Rangel

MF

Height
5' 5"
CLASS
FR-RS
Hometown
Lutz, Fla. (Freedom H.S.)
School
2008: Did not appear in match during 2008 season

2008: Did not appear in match during 2008 season...Retired from collegiate soccer due to injuries…Member of 2008 Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll.

 

2007: Appeared in five matches…Turned in top minutes (19) versus Mississippi State…Member of 2007 SEC Academic Honor Roll…2007 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar first-team selection.

 

2006: Tore left anterior cruciate ligament during preseason camp and redshirted 2006 season…Turned in a 4.0 grade point average in 2006-07 academic year...Member of the SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll.

 

High School: 2005 and 2004 Florida Sports Writers Association Class 4A second team selection…2006, 2005, 2004 and 2003 all-city/county team selection…Leading scorer for Freedom High School as a freshman, sophomore and junior…Named Freedom H.S.'s Most Valuable Player as a freshman, sophomore and junior…Four-year captain of Freedom H.S.'s team…Coached by Sandra Slaouha at Freedom H.S.

 

Club: 2001, 2002 and 2004 Florida State Olympic Development Program (ODP) selection…Forward for the Countryside Lightning Club team that won the won 2003 Atlanta Cup, 2001 Orange Classic…Countryside Lightning won 2006 Florida U-18 title and reached regional semifinal…2005 and 2002 Florida State Cup runner-up and 2003 and 2004 semifinalist with Countryside Lightning…Won state club title in 2000 and 2001 (U-13)…Most Valuable Player of 2001 Orange Classic…Coached by John Planamenta at Countryside Lightning.

 

Personal: Born May 6, 1988 in Tampa, Fla…Daughter of Toni Thompson and Luis Rangel…Has an older brother, Alex…2006 graduate of Freedom High School where she as a four-year honor roll student and posted a 5.2 GPA…Recipient of 2006 U.S. Army National Scholar-Athlete Award…2006 Bay News 9 David Logan Scholarship winner…Student Government Vice President, Treasurer of Spanish Honor Society, National Honor Society member and part of Future Business Leaders of America…Enjoys travel…Also considered UCF, Kentucky, Georgetown, South Florida and Marshall in the recruiting process.

 

Major: Accounting

 

Rangel’s Collegiate Statistics

Year

GP/GS

Min.

Shots

G (GW)

A

Pts.

2006

RS

 

 

 

 

 

2007

5/0

53

0

0 (0)

0

0

2008

INJ

 

 

 

 

 

Totals

5/0

53

0

0 (0)

0

0

 

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