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Nikki Greenhalgh
Nikki Greenhalgh

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Novi, Mich.

High School:
Novi

Height:
5-7

Position:
F

Notables
• 2013: Academic All-Big Ten
• 2012: Academic All-Big Ten

2013: Appeared in 18 matches ... netted a goal against Illinois State (8/25)

2012: Did not play due to injury.

2011: Played in 11 games off the bench ... recorded an assist against Purdue (10/21) ... attempted one shot against Northern Illinois (9/9) ... scored first goal of career against Dayton (9/2) ... tallied first shot on goal of career against Green Bay (8/28) ... made Badger debut as a sub at Notre Dame (8/19)

Prep:
Voted all-area first team, All-District and all-conference sophomore season ... two-time state champion ... notched seven goals and five assists to help Novi capture Michigan Division I state title junior season ... will serve as Novi team captain for spring 2011 season ... six-year starter at forward/center midfielder for Michigan Jaguars club team ... club team was a Michigan State Cup semifinalist in 2009 and quarterfinalist in 2008 and 2010 ... played on the Michigan State ODP team in 2010 (Region II ODP) ... also competed on the Novi High School field hockey team where she was an all-state selection her junior and senior years ... honorable mention All-State honoree her sophomore year ... member of the National Honor Society ... volunteered at soup kitchens and elementary school fun fairs

Personal: Parents are Paul and Noreen Greenhalgh ... has a younger sister, Natalie, and a younger brother, Scott ... a biology major

Greenhalgh's Career Statistics as of September 9, 2014

Season GP GS G A PTS SH
SH% SOG SOG% YC RC PK PKA GWG
2011 11 0 1 0 2 3 .333 2 .667 0 0 0 0 0
2013 18 0 1 0 2 8 .125 4 .500 0 0 0 0 0
2014 8 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0
Career 37 0 2 0 4 11 6 0 0 0 0 0

Off the Field with Nikki Greenhalgh

Why did you choose the University of Wisconsin? I wanted to attend a nationally-recognized and well-respected university with excellent academics. In addition, I was very interested in Big Ten soccer and wanted to be part of a program that is working its way to the top. I also admire the school spirit and the students' passion for UW.

Favorites:
Spot on campus: Camp Randall
Cartoon Character: Dori (Finding Nemo)
Movie: Step Brothers
TV Show: Pretty Little Liars
Book: Death of a Salesman
Athlete: Aaron Rodgers
Soccer Player: Abby Wambach
Sports team: Green Bay Packers

First started soccer (age and/or grade): 2nd grade
Most memorable soccer game: 2011 High School State Finals
Before each match, I: sleep and eat Panera
One word that describes me: relentless
My teammates say I am: competitive and motivational
Most memorable soccer achievement: scoring the game-winning goal in the 2011 high school State Finals to bring the team to back-to-back state championships
This summer, I: went to Florida with the family and visited Sea World for the first time. I also went to at least 15 bonfires and dozens of grad parties with friends
What would you be doing if you weren't playing collegiate soccer? Playing college field hockey
The best thing about Madison is: State Street
Dream as a collegiate player: have an undefeated record
Fantasy job/career: talk show host
Person(s) most admired/role models: my dad and my high school soccer coach Brian O'Leary
My most prized possession is/are: my state championship rings
I can't live without: gum and People Magazine
My secret addiction is: Broadway musicals and Jerry Springer
Weird thing about me that almost no one knows: I'm deathly afraid of fireworks and popping balloons
The community service activity or group I most like: Habitat for Humanity
If you could be on the cover of a magazine it would be: Seventeen
The best sporting event you ever attended was: 2010 Frozen Four Semifinal game (Wisconsin vs. RIT)
You won't catch me eating: cheese and cereal with milk
Nobody knows how much I love to: scrapbook
Greatest Invention of the last 100 years: Ipod
If you could spend a week anywhere in the world: Australia
If I could live in any time period, it would be: 1960's
Non-athletic talent I would like to have is: singing
If I could meet three people from throughout history they would be: Lucille Ball, Britney Spears and Ryan Reynolds
If I had a million dollars: travel the world on cruises
If you could have any talent: wish I could do a backflip
One thing I absolutely have to do before turning 40: get married
Post-college plans: living in NYC
Career goal: own a business
Most famous person I've ever met: Kristine Lilly
If I could have one superpower, it would be: flying
My dream date would be: on a speedboat and doing other water sports at a lake for the day
I am most thankful for: my family, friends, and health

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