19 Merricka Livingstone
19 Merricka Livingstone
Height: 5-3
Year: So.
Hometown: Palm Bay, Fla.
High School: West Shore
Position: M

2009: Played in 20 games, started 14 … One of five freshmen to appear in every game … Overcame early season injury trouble to become a starting outside midfielder … Strong 1v1 player with excellent speed and the ability to get the ball up the flank, particularly in the attacking third … Excellent first touch and close control in tight spaces … Provided dangerous crosses into the box all season from the right flank … Registered two goals and two assists for six points … Efficient finisher with two goals from five shots on goal.

Personal: Majoring in Chemical Engineering ... Daughter of Joyce and Gordon Livingstone ... Has an older sister Letisha ... Favorite Soccer Player/Athlete: Pele' ... Other Favorites: Dancing, eating and more eating, reading, sleeping, music, fresh kickz, and shopping.

Before MIT: High School Soccer: West Shore Jr./Sr. High (Lady Wildcats) 2004-2009 ... Awards: Captain (2007-2009), MVP (2007-2009), Most Athletic, Defensive award (2007-2008), Leadership award (2007-2008) ... Club Soccer: Space Coast Storm, State Cup Final Four 2008, Disney Labor Day Tournament Champions 2007, Atlanta Cup Champions (2005) ... Achievements: ODP FL State Team member (2004-2007), District Champs (2005-2008, 2009), Regional Finalists (2008), People to People Sports Ambassador, U18 Group B captain and champion: Youth Friendship Games in Haarlem, Netherlands (2007) ... Other sports: Track