10 Juliann Jeffrey
10 Juliann Jeffrey
Height: 5-4
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Richardson, TX
High School: Ursuline Academy
Position: M

2010: One of only four freshmen to appear in all 17 games... Scored her first goal in a victory over Holy Cross... Made her first career start against Marist and tallied an assist.

Before Yale: U.S. Under -18 national team member… Named league most valuable player as a senior at Ursuline Academy… Selected league Offensive MVP in her junior year… Earned first team all-state recognition as a senior… Four-time TAPPS all-tournament team selection… Helped lead Ursuline to four state championships… Four-year starter and captain of the Dallas Texans Red soccer team, which attended nationals four times and won the national title in 2008… Five-year starter and captain for the North Texas Olympic Development team… Region III three-year starter and captain.

Personal: Volunteers at Methodist Hospital in Dallas… Interned at the hospital in the summer of 2009 for three weeks… Brother Jared plays professional soccer in Germany… Father ran track at TCU… Teammates with Natasha Anasi and Mollie Pathman, who both will play at Duke.

“I chose Yale because it offers a competitive soccer program as well as one of the best academic programs in the world. I am so excited to become part of the Yale community and the Yale women’s soccer team.”