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Jackie Kerestine
Jackie Kerestine


Euless, TX

High School:
Colleyville Heritage HS




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• 179 career saves ranks 6th in program history.
• NT's career leader in goals against average (0.89)
• Ranks second in program history in save percentage (.817).
• Career 4,053 minutes ranks fourth by an NT keeper.
• Owns 17 career shutouts, which trails only Mandy Hall (22, 2007-10) in school history.
• Still has never allowed a single goal in conference tournament action (5 career games).
• 31 career wins ranks 3rd in school history.

• Played in just four games before a season-ending injury.
• Recorded her 17th career shutout and nine saves in a 1-0 win over Houston Baptist.
• Played the second half at Texas Southern and picked up one save in 45 scoreless minutes.

• 2012 Sun Belt Conference Tournament Most Outstanding Player.
• Broke the school record for wins by a goal-keeper with 16 on the year.
• 0.92 goals against average in 2012 ranks fifth in school history, third in the Sun Belt and 68th in the NCAA.
• 88 saves ranked 6th in NT history and ranked 88th nationally.
• Preseason All-Sun Belt team.
• Earned the Sun Belt Defensive Player of the Week on Aug. 27.
• Save percentage of .815 is the 7th best in NT history.
• Played the third-most minutes ever by a North Texas keeper (1,955:03), which ranked 24th in the country.
• Once again, posted a shutout in all three games of the Sun Belt Tournament.
• Thanks to Kerestine, NT won 10 one-goal games in 2012.
• As a defensive unit, NT ranked 63rd in the NCAA with 0.92 goals against.

• 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 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).

High School
• Named 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 opponent 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.

• Born 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.

Honors and Awards
Sun Belt Conference Tournament MVP
Preseason All-Sun Belt Conference
Sun Belt Defensive Player of the Week (8/27/12)

All-Sun Belt Tournament Team
SoccerSavings.com/Dallas Soccer News Player of the Week (Oct. 3)
No. 13 Player Sun Belt (Top Drawer Soccer)


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