Position
Midfielder
Height
5'5
Class
Senior
Hometown
Vero Beach, Fla.
Previous School
Florida
High School
St. Edwards HS

(updated 10/16/03)

  • 2002 Second Team All-SEC
  • 2002 SEC All-Tournament Team
  • 2002 First-Team All-Louisiana

REDSHIRT JUNIOR SEASON (2002)
Made an immediate impact in her first season at LSU, starting in all 20 of LSU’s games as a midfielder … A second-team All-SEC selection … Also named to the SEC All-Tournament Team ‘ An All-Louisiana first-team honoree … Set a school record for assists in a season, with 10 ‘ Her 10 assists rank fifth on the Tigers’ all-time career list … Finished the season second on the team in both points (24) and goals scored (7) … Her 24 points ranked eighth in the SEC … Scored LSU’s lone goal in the Tigers’ 1-1 tie versus defending SEC champion, Florida in Gainesville (Oct.11) … Had a game-winning goal against 15th-ranked Florida State on Sept. 8 … Scored LSU’s first goal in a 2-1 victory over conference foe Ole Miss on Oct. 4 … Recorded two assists in LSU’s 9-0 victory against Alabama A&M (Sept. 27) … Scored two goals and had one assist in LSU’s 7-0 victory over Troy State … Scored one goal and recorded two assists versus UL-Monroe (Sept. 13) … Earned her first varsity letter.

JUNIOR SEASON (2001)
Was forced to redshirt the season after transferring to LSU from the University of Tampa … Practiced and worked out with the team.

SOPHOMORE SEASON-UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA (2000):
Played in 10 matches and averaged 18.0 minutes a game … Took two shots in 180 minutes of action.

FRESHMAN SEASON-UNIVERSITY OF TAMPA (1999):
Named the Sunshine State Conference Freshman of the Year … A first-team all-conference selection … Named a first-team member of the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Division II Southern Region team … Set a school record with 18 goals and 11 assists, totaling 47 points … Tied the school record for game-winning goals, with five … In Division II, ranked eighth in points per game (2.76), ninth in goals per game (1.06) and 25th in assists per game (0.65) … Named Sunshine State Conference Player of the Week on Nov. 3, 1999 … Member of SSC Commissioner’s Honor Roll.

PRIOR TO LSU
Named the soccer Most Valuable Player and the golf Most Valuable Player at Saint Edwards High School in Vero Beach, Fla. … Also played lacrosse in high school … Led her lacrosse team to the Florida state title in both 1997 and 1998.

PERSONAL
Full name is Stephanie Michelle Keating … Parents are Frances and William Keating … Born on Feb. 22, 1981 … Majoring in kinesiology.

CAREER STATS (AT LSU)

YEAR G/S SH G A PTS GWG
2002 20/20 70 7 10 24 1

From “Meet the Tigers…”

1. What is your favorite movie? The Rookie
2. What is your favorite book? Siddhartha
3. What is your favorite TV show? Friends
4. What is your favorite meal? My mom’s spaghetti and meatballs
5. What is the best song of all-time? I’ll be
6. What kind of music do you prefer to listen to? Alternative/Mellow
7. Who is your favorite actor and actress? Hopkins and Bullock
8. What is your favorite musical group or artist? Dave Matthews Band
9. What are your hobbies? Soccer, Friends, Having Fun
10. What is your favorite place to go on vacation? Vermont
11. Who is your favorite WUSA player? Danielle Fotopoulos and Shannon McMillan
12. Who is your favorite non-soccer professional athlete? Lance Armstrong
13. If you could meet any person, living or dead, who would it be? My Grandfather

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