Anna  Bialczak

23Anna Bialczak

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Lutherville, Md.

High School:
McDonogh

Height:
5-5

Position:
M/F

CAREER HIGHS

  • Points: 4 vs. Belmont (9/13/15)
  • Goals: 1, 4x, last at American (9/4/16)
  • Assists: 2, 2x, last vs. Belmont (9/13/15)
  • Shots: 6, 2x, last at Liberty (8/28/15)
  • SOG: 4 at Liberty (8/28/15)
  • Minutes: 87, 2x, last vs. Southeast Missouri (8/19/16)

AS A REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2016)

  • SEC Soccer Preseason Watch List
  • Fourth on the team with 16 shots
  • Had two shots and recorded second assist of the season in 2-0 win over Missouri (9/15)
  • Scored a goal and had an assist in 3-0 win at American (9/4)
  • Led team with five shots in win vs. ETSU (8/28)
  • Tied a career high for minutes played with 87 in season opener vs. Southeast Missouri (8/19)

AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN(2015)

  • Started in 14 of 18 games in the 2015 season, averaging 56.11 minutes per game; scored three goals and assisted six for 12 points, the second-highest on the team
  • Assisted on a Meghan Flynn goal (80') while playing 87 minutes vs. Kentucky (10/25)
  • Headed home her first conference goal (86') off an Emily Morrow assist in 33 minutes at Alabama (10/11)
  • Shot twice, one of which was on goal, over 56 minutes of action at Vanderbilt (9/27)
  • Scored off a rebound for her second goal (88') of the season in 48 minutes vs. Belmont (9/13)
  • Scored her first collegiate goal (53') off an Amy Neal cross in 53 minutes vs. Murray State (9/6)
  • Shot twice, one of which was on goal, in 75 minutes of action at No. 7 Virginia Tech (8/30)
  • Posted four shots-on-goal in 84 minutes at Liberty (8/28)
  • Recorded her first collegiate assist on an Amy Neal goal (89') in 57 minutes of action vs. Georgia Southern (8/23)
  • Appeared for the first time as a Vol and had one shot-on-goal in 70 minutes of action vs. Lipscomb (8/21)

AS A FRESHMAN (2014)

  • Redshirted

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

  • Starred for the U.S. U-18 Women's National Team in the 10 Nations Tournament in March 2014 in La Manga, Spain

HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB

  • Helped lead McDonogh High School to three IAAM Championships
  • Was a NSCAA Fall High School Girls' All-American in 2012 and 2013 and was also a two-time all-state, all-conference and all-region selection
  • The Baltimore Sun named her its 2013 Player of the Year after she tallied 20 goals and 13 assists to lead McDonogh to the state title
  • Completed her four-year high school career with 55 goals and 25 assists
  • Also ran varsity winter track and played JV lacrosse at McDonogh
  • Played club ball for Maryland United FC
  • Ranked as the No. 5 Mid Atlantic player and the #45 player nationally, according to the Top Drawer Soccer IMG Academy 150

PERSONAL

  • Majoring in Supply Chain Management
  • Chose Tennessee over James Madison
  • Favorite bands include O.A.R and Mumford & Sons
  • In high school, was in salsa club, step squad and FCA
  • Says her cousin is one of her biggest sports influences because he always attended her games and taught her new skills. Since his playing career ended, she plays for him.
  • Modeled her game after Mia Hamm early on, but currently looks up to USWNT legend Abby Wambach
  • Has a lucky hair-tie she wears every game
  • Parents are Chris and Colleen Bialczak
  • Has two younger siblings, Russell and Kate Bialczak
  • Anna Caroline Bialczak was born on March 14, 1996
  • Recipient of the James H. Thomas Women's Soccer Scholarship Endowment
  • Recipient of the Mary LeAnn Mynatt Women's Athletic Endowed Scholarship
 

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