11 Priyanka Gaur
11 Priyanka Gaur
Height: 5-4
Year: So.
Hometown: Austin, Tex.
High School: Lake Travis
Position: M
Major: Brain and Cognitive Sciences
Team: Lonestar Soccer Club

2013: Appeared in 13 games throughout the season, making 10 starts … tied for second on the team with her four assists … notched an assist in three consecutive games at the start of the season … was the assist on the game-winning goal in MIT’s 3-1 victory over Wheaton (10/8) … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference.

2012: Played in all 21 games this season and started 12 … recorded one goal and three assists for five points … scored the game-winning goal in the 8-0 win over Manhattanville (9/09) … earned the assist on the game-winning goal against Wheaton (10/16) … set up the lone goal that led MIT to the win against The College of New Jersey in the second round of the NCAA tournament.

Off the Field at MIT: Majoring in brain and cognitive sciences with a minor in biomedical engineering and a concentration in Spanish … conducted a UROP in the Langer Lab … National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network Research Experience for Undergraduates … Linear Optical Metamaterials at UT at Austin Microelectronics Research Center … Alpha Phi … South Asian Student Association.

High School: A 2012 graduate of Lake Travis High School … was a team captain her senior season … 2012 Midfield MVP …  First Team All-District … Lake Travis High School Sectional Champions … US National Youth Soccer Club State Champions … STX Olympic Development Program … Salutatorian … National Merit Finalist … AP Scholar … Outstanding Senior Award in Science … Cavs in Service … LT Scholar … Universal Interscholastic League … Gifted and Talented Identification Program … Texas Instruments Math Rocks Award.

Club: Austin United Capital Soccer Club, Lonestar Soccer Club and STX Olympic Development Program state team (2007-10) … 2010 U.S. National Youth Soccer Club State Champions.