#7 Rosamaria Rago
Position: Midfielder
Year: Senior
Hometown: Mississauga, Ontario
High School: St. Francis Xavier SS
Rosamaria Rago
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 07/12/2006

Player with outstanding skill … reads the game well … excellent one-on-one player … composed under pressure … competitive and a winner … will help anchor the midfield.


2005:  Started and played in 19 games … earned fist team All-MAC honors for second consecutive season … notched two assists … set up the only tally in a shutout win over Buffalo (10/2) … also assisted on a goal against Western Michigan (10/16) … named third team Scholar-Athlete Great Lakes All-Region by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America.


2004:  Started all 21 games … scored three goals and added three assists for a total of nine points … netted the game-winning goal versus Bowling Green (9/24) … also scored the decisive goal in a win over Northern Illinois (10/1) … played her best game of the season, scoring a goal and assisting on another in the Mid-American Conference Tournament win over Miami (11/2) … tallied assists versus IPFW (9/10) and Miami (10/24) … named first team All-MAC.


2003:  Played in 19 games and started two … scored one goal for two points … recorded the match-winner against Cincinnati (9/5). 


High School:  Was among the top players in Ontario … played for the Under-17 Provincial team (1999-2002) … teammate of current Chippewa Laura Roberts on the provincial team … moved to the NTCO, the Canadian national training program … led both provincial and club teams to national titles … the Ontario Provincial team was national champion while the Dixie Fury club team was the Ontario Cup champion … has garnered multiple tournament MVP awards. 


Personal: Goes by the nickname of Rosa … birthdate is February 13, 1985 … parents are Giuseppina and Casto Rago … carries a 3.50 GPA as a health fitness and rehabilitation major.