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Cara Walls
Cara Walls

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Wauwatosa, Wis.

High School:
Wauwatosa East

Height:
5-8

Position:
F

Honors and Awards:
2012: Second-team All-Big Ten ... named UW Offensive Player of the Year

2011:
Named to Big Ten All-Freshman Team ... Big Ten Freshman of the Week three times (August 29, Sept. 26, Oct. 10)

2013: Started in all 19 matches ... leads the team in goals (9) and game-winning goals (4) ... ranks second in points (22) ... ranks second in shots (63) ...leads the team in shots on goal (30) ... tallied a goal vs. Northwestern (11/2) ... netted a goal vs. Nebraska (10/18) ... tallied an assist vs. Iowa (10/20) ... netted a goal vs. Milwaukee (9/15) ... tallied a goal and two assists at Loyla-Chicago (9/11) ... recorded a goal at Oregon State (9/1) ... tallied a goal at Oregon (8/30) ... tallied two goals at Illinois State (8/25) ... earned game-winning goal in Badgers' season-opening win at UConn (8/23)

2012: Named UW Offensive Player of the Year ... started in all 21 matches ... finished the season ninth in the Big Ten in goals (10) and tied for 10th in points (21) ... finished the season first on team in goals (10) and points (21) ... scored the game-winning goal against Illinois State (9/9), Northwestern (10/12) and Illinois (10/14) ... recorded three multi-goal performances (Illinois State, Northwestern, Purdue).

2011: Played in all 20 games, with 17 starts ... led team in goals (9), points (19), shooting percentage (.281) and game-winning goals (4) ... first freshman to lead UW in goals since 2001 ... most goals by a Badger freshman since 1997 ... tied career high by scoring two goals, including the game winner, against Indiana (10/23) ... notched the game-winning goal against Nebraska (10/7) ... recorded two shots on goal against Michigan (9/25) ... career-high two goals against Michigan State (9/23) ... scored a goal at Milwaukee (9/11) ... recorded three shots on goal against Northern Illinois (9/9) ... tallied a goal against Dayton (9/2) ... scored lone goal in 1-0 win over Green Bay (8/28) ... recorded first goal and first assist of career in win over No. 23 Washington (8/26) ... made Badger debut with start at Notre Dame (8/19)

Prep:
Helped lead FC Milwaukee U18 team to national title and awarded the golden ball as the top scorer at the championships ... named 2011 Greater Metro Conference Player of the Year and first-team all-area ... team captain and team MVP as a senior ... also a team captain ... all-state second team honoree and named Wauwautosa East MVP her junior season ... ranked No. 15 in TopDrawerSoccer.com's Midwest region ... went to Costa Rica with the ODP Region 2 Team ... helped FC Milwaukee Nationals club team earn a state title ... competed in the ENCL League... did not participate in high school soccer during freshman or sophomore seasons because she played club soccer during those seasons ... member of high school honor roll... also participated in basketball and tennis ... volunteered with the Wisconsin Breast Cancer Show House (WBCS-Volunteer/Event Planning/Fundraising)

Personal: Parents are Sarah Gingrass and Andre Walls ... has two sisters, Vinessa and Alayah, and one brother, Tony ... cousin, Jeffrey Lewis, is a member of the Wisconsin football team

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