16 - Casandra Ceri
Casandra Ceri
Height: 5-5
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Clarksville, Tenn.
High School: Clarksville Academy
Position: M
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Team: Clarksville Nike Impact

2012: Played in ten games, started one.

2011: Played in two games before enduring season-ending injury.

2010: Played in 18 games, started three … recorded one goal and two assists for four points … scored the first goal of her collegiate career against Mount Holyoke (10/16) … NEWMAC academic all-conference.

2009: Played in 11 games, started one … missed several weeks in the middle of the season due to a knee injury … played some crucial minutes off the bench down the stretch of the season in the NEWMAC Tournament and the NCAA Tournament.

Off the Field at MIT: Majoring in mechanical engineering … completed an internship at Airbus SAS … conducted research in the MIT Biomimetics Robotics Laboratory.

High School: A 2009 graduate of Clarksville Academy … five-year starter … co-captain junior and senior seasons … Clarksville Academy MVP … Clarksville Academy Scholar-Athlete Award … Billy Frank Smith Memorial Athletic Award … all-region team … Leaf Chronicle all-area team … Tennessee Sportswriters Association Class A/AA All-State Team … Tennessee Div A/AA Region 5 District 10 MVP … four-time Tennessee Div A/AA Region 5 District 10 all-tournament team … was a member of the basketball (one year) and bowling (two years) teams … salutatorian … Scholar Athlete … Photography Award … National Merit Commended Scholar … Dan Burden Mathematics Award … four-time Top Scholar Award recipient … Tennessee Honors Program Winner (2008) … Physics Award … at TMTA Math Contest, finished first in pre-calculus, second in algebra II, fourth in algebra I and calculus.

Club/ODP: Clarksville Nike Impact Soccer Club … U-18 Div II State Champions … MCCSA Spring Shootout Champions … Kentucky Lake Runner-up … Achievements: 3v3 Live Champion.

Personal: Daughter of Catherine and Marin Ceri.