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Anina Cicerone

School

Western Michigan

Position
Midfielder
Major
Biomedical Sciences

Classroom

Cicerone has a 3.93 GPA in biomedical sciences. She is a 2011 Capital One First Team Academic All-American, first in program history, an academic All-MAC and plans to enroll in medical school in 2013.

Character

Cicerone captained the 2011 team and will captain the 2012 team. She finished fourth on the team in minutes played during the 2011 season with 1,921, starting in all 22 games.

Community

Cicerone has worked with teammates to train underprivileged kids who cannot afford to attend soccer camps ... she also volunteers at Friendship Village, a local retirement community in Kalamazoo.

Competition

Cicerone tied the school record for goals in a season with nine during the 2011 season. She helped WMU to back-to-back MAC Tournament Championship game appearances in 2010 and 2011. She was First Team All-MAC in 2011. She netted nine goals and three assists for 21 points in 2011, and tallied six game-winning goals in the past two seasons, including two in the MAC Tournament Semifinals in each of the last two years.