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Jessica Miller
Jessica Miller

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
San Diego, Calif.

High School:
La Costa Canyon

Position:
Midfield

Birthdate:
09/18/1984

Experience:
3L


2004: Named to Big Ten All-Tournament Team ... Academic All-Big Ten and NFHCA National Academic Team ... Started all 22 games, picking up 3-15--21 totals ... One of nine players to see action in all 22 contests ... Scored first goal of season vs. Duke (Aug. 29) ... Recorded two helpers at James Madison (Sept. 4) ... Career-best six-point game (two goals, two assists) in 8-2 win over Central Michigan (Oct. 5) .... Closed out the season with a three-game point streak, recording an assist in back-to-back games vs. Boston College (Nov. 13) and Michigan (Nov. 14) in the NCAA Tournament and two helpers vs. Duke (Nov. 19) in the NCAA Final Four.

Miller started all 22 games in 2004, totaling 3-15--21.


2003: Second-Team All-Big Ten honoree ... Named to the 2003 Big Ten All-Tournament Team ... Record 5-6--16 points to rank fifth on the team in scoring ... Made two defensive saves ... Saw action in 22 games, starting 21 ... Scored a goal against Providence (Sept. 7) and at Southwest Missouri State (Sept. 13) .. Notched goal in a 3-0 shutout vs. Northwestern (Oct. 3) ... Tallied insurance marker in 4-2 win at Penn State (Oct. 25) ... Scored in a 3-0 shutout over Ohio State (Nov. 8), which advanced the Spartans to the title game of the Big Ten Tournament ... Picked up an assist in a 5-3 Spartan victory over Penn State (Nov. 9) in the Big Ten Championship game.

2002: Started every game as a freshman ... Registered four goals (Sept. 10 vs. Central Michigan, Sept. 29 vs. Princeton, Oct. 12 vs. Indiana, Nov. 8 vs. Indiana) ... Added an assist against Ohio State (Nov. 4) for nine points ... Her goal against Indiana (Oct. 12) was the game winner.

Pre-MSU: Four-year letterwinner under Ellie Minor at La Costa Canyon High School ... Named San Diego Union Tribune and La Costa Canyon Female Athlete of the Year ... Named CIF Woman and Player of the Year ... Three-time first-team all-league selection ... Named the San Diego Breitbard Hall of Champions field hockey Athlete of the Month in October of 2001 ... Led team to four consecutive league championships in field hockey and three in soccer ... Also lettered in soccer and lacrosse ... Led soccer team to two CIF Championships (2001, 2002) and lacrosse team to state championship in 2001 ... Selected as an All-American in lacrosse her senior season ... Four-time first-team Union Tribune all-academic selection ... Named team MVP for field hockey, soccer and lacrosse her junior and senior years ... Recipient of the National Youth Leadership Award at La Costa Canyon.

Personal: Born Sept. 18, 1984 ... Daughter of James and Cathy Miller ... Psychology major.

Miller's Career Statistics
Year	GP/GS	SH	G	A	TP	DS
2002	26/26	21	4	1	9	0
2003	22/21	18	5	6	16	2
2004	22/22	15	3	15	21	0
Totals	70/69	54	12	22	46	2