Of the 453 Coastal Carolina student-athletes, 256 posted a GPA of 3.0 or better for the fall 2012 semester
Team garners 12th straight NSCAA Team Academic Award
Okoko, Jonsson tally goals in victory over Campbell
Chants play at Kentucky Friday, host home opener Sunday
The Chants open the season on Friday, Aug. 17 at Kentucky.
Women's Soccer vs. Winthrop (Oct. 27, 2011)
2012 (Sophomore): One of four field players on the squad to start all 19 games, totaling a team-high 1,667 minutes ... Played all 90 minutes in all but three games ... Played a vital role in team's eight shutouts and in allowing the fewest goals in school history while holding opponents to the fewest shots of any team in the Big South Conference ... Notched her first career points with assists on two of the Chants' three goals in a win over Francis Marion ... Recorded one assist against Presbyterian to finish tied for second on the team with three helpers ... Totaled four shots with one on goal.
2011 (Freshman): Started 17 of 19 games played, including the final 13 games of the season ... Ranked second on the team with 1,383 minutes played ... Finished the season with a .750 shots on goal percentage as three of her four attempts fell on frame ... Fired a shot on goal that forced Charleston Southern's keeper to make a diving save in the squad's 1-all draw ... Played every minute of six games, including all 110 minutes against Charleston Southern ... Responsible for shutting down VMI's and UNC Asheville's strikers in the Chants back-to-back wins ... Named to the 2011-12 Big South Presidential Honor Roll.
At San Pasqual HS: A standout midfielder for the Eagles, led the team to a Valley League soccer championship and a CIF Division I soccer semi-final appearance as a freshman... Guided team to the CIF Division I soccer semi-final as a sophomore... Garnered the coaches' award as a freshman, player's award as a sophomore, and was named captain as a senior... Tabbed to the San Diego Union Tribune all-academic team and CIF All-League as a junior and senior... Played tennis; earned team MVP and advanced to the CIF Division I quarter finals...Member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Full name: Madison Nicole Phillips... Daughter of Jami and Craig Phillips... Father is former head women's swim coach at Oregon State and is inducted into three swimming halls of fame...Mother was chosen as a top 10 teacher of the year for San Diego County... Majoring in business marketing.