Lynda Hercules Juggles Married Life, Soccer, School
2013 North Texas Strong senior season included 5 goals and 5 assists. Scored the 1,000th goal in North Texas soccer history in the 14th minute of the 4-1 win at Tulsa on Oct. 18. Started 8 games, and saw action in all 22 contests. Competed in her first 1,000 minute season (1,030). Posted a goal and an assist in the 3-1 win at MTSU. Earned her 2nd career start at Tulsa and scored the game winner. Assisted on Brooke Oxentine's game winner in the 3-0 win over Charlotte. Started her 1st career game on senior night against UTSA. Assisted on Flobeck's game winner in NT's first C-USA win. Tallied as many points (6) in the season's opening seven games as she had in her first three collegiate seasons. Notched an assist in the win over McNeese State. Assisted on the game-winning goal in the win over Houston Baptist. Posted her first career multi-goal game in the season opener at Texas Southern.
2012 North Texas Saw action in 21 games for North Texas in 2012, and played 437 total minutes. Netted her first goal at NT in the 82nd minute in the 8-2 win over UALR. Tallied 14 shots in 2012, 5 of which were on goal (.357 on goal percentage). Part of the NT offense that ranked 31st in the NCAA with a scoring average of 2.09 goals per game.
2011 (BYU) Played in one game, seeing seven minutes of action against Idaho (Sep. 20).
2010 (BYU) Played in 20 games. Netted two goals in back-to-back games against Marquette (Sept. 11) and Rice (Sept. 18). Both goals were game-winners. Named Mountain West Conference Player of the Week on Sept. 20 for her efforts against Rice. Recorded a season-high three shots at Rice. Took eight total shots on the season.
High School Named Offensive Player of the Year in 2008 at Plano West High School. Named 2008 District 9-5A Newcomer of the Year and First Team All District. Played club for Polaris Soccer Club Division 1 in 2009. Played club in 2008 for Sting Royal, who were US Southern Regional Champions, Nationals participants, and North Texas State Cup Finalists. Was a member of the Sting Royal team which were US Southern Regional Champions in 2007 and North Texas State Cup Champions three times. Played from 2002-2006 on the Olympic Development Program Region III Team.
HONORS & AWARDS 2010 Mountain West Player of the Week (Sept. 20)
Goals: 9/11/2010 Marquette (35') 9/18/2010 at Rice (44') 10/14/12 at UALR (82') 8/23/13 at Texas Southern (36') 8/23/13 at Texas Southern (45') 10/18/13 at Tulsa (14') 10/25/13 at MTSU (16') 11/6/13 vs. FIU (21')