Jackie Kerestine, a soccer athlete, continues the week for the Mean Green in February's Get To Know Your
Mean Green Student-Athlete. Click on the video to meet Jackie.
The North Texas soccer team won the regular season and the conference championship in 2012. The Mean Green advanced to the NCAA Tournament and lost to Texas Tech in the opening round.
2012 as the career leader in goals against average (0.71) … Ranks 9th
on the career saves list with 72 … Ranks 6th in career wins … Ranks 7th
in career minutes played by a goalkeeper … Tied for 5th with 9 career
Set a North Texas single-season
record with a goals against average of 0.71 … Ranked second on North
Texas single-season list with 9 shutouts … Ranked fourth on North Texas'
single-season save percentage list (.837) … Posted seven shutouts in
the last 10 games of the year, and did not allow two goals in a single
game after Sept. 18 … Led the Sun Belt Conference in goals against
average, shutouts and save percentage in league games … Ranked 27th
nationally in goals against average … Named to the All-Sun Belt
Tournament team, after not conceding a goal in the tournament … Tied for
second in a single season with 14 wins on the year … Named
SoccerSavings.com/Dallas Soccer News Player of the Week on Oct. 3 for
making six saves and posting two consecutive shutouts at ULM (Sept.
30) and at Louisiana-Lafayette (Oct. 2) … Named the 13th-best player in
the Sun Belt Conference by Top Drawer Soccer … Saved a penalty kick
against Middle Tennessee (Sept. 25) … Posted a scoreless streak of
378:59 from Sept. 23 to Oct. 7 … Finished the season with a scoreless
streak of 314:18 spanning from Oct. 23 to the end of the season … Saved
10 shots at Arkansas State (Oct. 23) and vs. Western Kentucky (Nov. 3),
both of which tie for seventh-most in a single game at North Texas …
Picked up her first career shutout by making seven saves in a 1-0
victory at Houston (Sept. 2)
Fort Worth Star-Telegram Player of the Year in 2011 ... Allowed only
four goals in 26 games for a 0.15 GAA her senior season ... Did not
allow a goal from Jan. 25 until overtime of the state title game on Apr.
16, a span of 19 straight shutouts ... Shut out the oponnent in all 22
of Hertiage's wins in 2011 ... Named to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Super Team in 2010 and 2011 ... Named District Goalkeeper of the Year in
2010 and 2011 ... Led Colleyville Heritage to the 5A State Title game
in 2011, before falling in overtime ... Helped Colleyville Heritage win
the District 5-5A championship in 2009 and the Bi-District championship
in 2010 ... Holds the Colleyville Heritage school record and qualified
for regionals in the shot put ... Played club for Sting West '93.
July 2, 1993 in Irving, Texas ... Father, Paul, lettered for the Mean
Green football team in 1978 and 1979 ... Mother, Diane, is a teacher ...
Has one brother, Phillip, and one sister, Kerilyn.