8 Cassie Blase
8 - Cassie Blase
Height: 5-2
Year: Senior
Hometown: Waukesha, Wisc.
Position: F
Last School: Waukesha West HS
Experience: 3L
Club Team: Elm Grove Soccer

Statistics: 2015 2014 2013

As a Senior (2015): Made appearances in all 18 matches, recording 12 starts ... Tied for third on the team in goals scored ... Logged 65 or more minutes on the field six times .... Tallied two or more shots on seven occasions ... Recorded one or more shots on goal goal five times ... Found the back of the net for lone goal of the season at Indiana State (8/28) ... Started every contest from September 24-October 29 ... Recorded three shots at Morehead State (9/27) ... Logged a season-high 87 minutes on the field at Southeast Missouri State (10/16) ... Tallied a season-high four shots against Jacksonville State (10/29) ... Also had a season-high two shots on goal versus the Gamecocks.

As a Junior (2014): Made appearances in all 18 matches, earning one start ... Tied for second on the team in assists (2) ... Played 30 or more minutes 14 times ... Recorded a season-best four shots on goal against Eastern Kentucky (9/28) ... Tallied an assist at Eastern Illinois (10/3) ... Notched second assist of the season at Tennessee Tech (10/17) ... Had four shots at Austin Peay (10/31) ... Named to OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll.

As a Sophomore (2013): Played in all 17 matches, starting all but one ... Led the team in assists (4), shots (38) and shots on goal (18) ... Logged 30 minutes or more on 16 occasions ... At Lipscomb (9/16) in the Battle of the Boulevard , logged 77 minutes with three shots on goal ... Recorded first assist of the season at Southeast Missouri State (10/18) ... Notched season-best eight shots against Alabama State (9/8) ... Logged season-high 91 minutes on the the field versus Western Kentucky (9/20) ... Collected an assist in three of the last four matches of the season ... Named to OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll.

As a Freshman (2012): Made appearances in 14 matches, earning five starts ... Played 30 minutes or more 13 times ... Sixth on the team in shots with a total of 13 ... Earned first collegiate start at Toledo (8/19) ... Logged season-high 77 minutes on the field against Miami (Ohio) (9/2) ... Also recorded first collegiate assist in same game ... Notched season-high four shots at Alabama State (9/7) ... Recorded first collegiate goal at Eastern Illinois (10/26) ... Named to OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll.

Credentials: Two-time Honorable Mention All-Conference selection (2010 & 2011) ... High School First Team All-Conference and Conference Player of the Year (2012) ... High School First Team All-Area selection (2012) by Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel ... "Best of the Rest" All-State selection by WSCA (2012) ... Helped her Waukesha West team to back-to-back conference championships (2011 & 2012) for the first time in school history and state tournament bids in 2010, 2011 & 2012 ... Set single season assist record (18) at Waukesha West (2012) ... Played club soccer for the Elm Grove Soccer Club (2012) under coach Frank Crivello ... Helped FC Milwaukee soccer club team to a State Cup Championship in 2009.

Personal: Majoring in Exercise Science ... Born September 15, 1993 in West Bend, Wisc. ... Daughter of Brian and Christine Blase ... Has one brother, Nathan ... Hobbies include hanging out with friends and family and watching movies ... Favorite athletes are Steven Gerrard, Landon Donovan, Robin Van Persie, Eli Manning and Aaron Rodgers ... Lists favoite movies as Harry Potter, Slumdog Millionaire, Letters to Juliet, A League of Their Own and Hoosiers ... Favorite musical groups are All Time Low, The Maine, Maroon 5, Neon Trees and The Fray ... Favorite TV shows are Grey's Anatomy, Dance Moms, Law and Order and Bones ... Greatest sports thrill was scoring the winning shootout goal to send her high school team into the state championship finals game.