Houston secures eighth and final spot in Conference USA Championship
Houston to face No. 1 Colorado College in Conference USA Championship
Houston will honor four seniors at annual Senior Day
2011 (Junior): Made eight starts and appeared in 18 games in her first season of Division I action ... Helped the Cougar defense to shutout wins against Texas Southern (Sept. 9), Houston Baptist (Sept. 14), Louisiana-Lafayette (Sept. 16), and Southern Miss (Oct. 14).
Previous College: Attended Tyler Junior College where she competed for coach Rose ... Overall record during two years at Tyler Junior College was 36-1-1 ... Helped lead team to a 17-1 record and district, regional and national championship titles in 2009 ... Lead team back to the National Championship in 2010, where they finished runner-up.
Personal: Born on Oct. 27, 1990 in Brighton, Colorado ... Daughter of Demet and Jody Slayton ... Full name is Ciara Ariel Slayton ... Volunteers at the Salvation Army ... Biggest athletic influence is Mia Hamm ... Aspires to have a career in business administration ... Enjoys running, playing soccer and swimming.