Will give experience at the central defender position... will also give added depth to the outside midfield... Has ability to play all positions... Experience will be counted on as she helps mentor a young back line.
2005 (Junior): Was limited to six matches due to injury... made her lone start of the season against Texas Southern (Sept. 16).
2004 (Sophomore): Competed in all 19 games with eight starts... Took shots in back-to-back games against Rice and at North Texas.
2003 (Freshman): Appeared in 20 games at San Angelo State... Scored two goals and had four assists, for a total of eight points... Took six total shots... Also had two penalty kick opportunities, scoring one goal... Scored a goal against Colorado Christian, in 2-0 victory, and in 2-1 win over St. Edward's... Her four assists came in wins over Eastern New Mexico (2) and Texas Woman's, and in a loss against Fort Lewis.
Club: Played for the Challenge Soccer club... Led that squad to the South Texas State Cup title in 2001.
High School: Was a First Team All-District selection in Cy-Fair all four years while at Langham Creek High School... Was named MVP of her squad in both 2001 and 2003... Was a team captain her junior and seniors years (2002, 2003)... Was also named to the academic honor roll each of her four years.
Personal: Born May 18, 1984, in Houston, Texas . . . Parents are Pam Edwards and Kent Cooper... Transfered to Houston because of the soccer program... Also recruited by San Angelo State, SFA, St. Edwards and Cetenary... Nickname is "Coop."
Cooper's Career Stats
Year GP/GS Shots Goals Assists Points 2004 19-8 3 0 0 0 2005 6-1 0 0 0 0 TOTALS 25-9 3 0 0 0