#2 Alison Heydorn
Position: Forward
Year: Senior
Hometown: Ancaster, Ontario
High School: St. Mary's Catholic HS
Alison Heydorn
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 07/18/2006

Experienced attacker … tremendous athleticism … skilled as a one-on-one player … has ability to finish plays around the net … plays the game with technical precision.


2005:  Started all 20 games … tied for the team lead with five assists … moved into a tie for fifth on the all-time assist list with 10 in her career … assisted on a goal in each of the first three games of the season (at Illinois State, 8/26; Valparaiso, 8/28; at Colorado College, 9/2) … scored only goal of the season at Northwestern (9/16) … assisted on overtime winner versus Ball State (10/7) and decisive goal in MAC Tournament quarterfinal victory over Western Michigan (11/1) … ranked fourth on team in points (seven) … led team in both shots (55) and shots on goal (26).


2004:  Started and played in 19 games … third on team with 11 points … netted four goals and tallied three assists … scored game-winning goal versus IPFW (9/10) … three goals came in conference play … provided the decisive strike in a 1-0 win over rival Western Michigan (10/3) … also notched goals against Kent State (9/17) and Marshall (10/17).


2003: Played in 19 games and made nine starts … tied for third on the team with 10 points … scored four goals and tallied two assists … three goals came in conference play … posted first collegiate point with a goal against Idaho (8/31) … also notched goals against Akron (10/17), Western Michigan (10/26), and Ball State in the MAC Tournament first round (11/4) … posted assists against Ohio (10/10) and Northern Illinois (10/24).  


High School:  Three-year varsity soccer member … helped the team win a gold medal in 1999-2000 and bronze medals in 2000-01 and 2002-03 … team MVP in 2002-03 … also a track and field standout … won medals in 100m, 200m, and 400m … qualified for the Ontario Federation of Student Athletic Association championship in cross country … named senior “Athlete of the Year” … also played badminton, volleyball, indoor soccer, and flag football. 


Personal: Full name is Alison Laura Heydorn … nickname is Ali … birthdate is December 5, 1984 … parents are Laura and Malcom Heydorn … sports studies major with a minor in marketing … carries a 3.18 GPA.