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Michelle Young
Michelle  Young
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mesquite, TX

High School:
Poteet HS

Height:
5-4

Position:
Forward


2012
National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Second Team All-South Region ... Finished her career with 40 goals, which ranks fifth in school history ... Her 15 game-winning goals rank fourth in NT history, and her 93 points rank sixth ... Took 280 career shots, which are the fourth most by an NT player ... First-Team All-Sun Belt for a second straight year ... All-Sun Belt Tournament team ... Sun Belt Preseason Co-Offensive Player of the Year ... Started 22 of the 23 games, and led the Mean Green with 10 goals and 24 points ... Posted four game-winning goals ... Most potent offensive threat for an offense that ranked 31st in the nation with 2.09 goals per game ... Individually, her .435 goals per game rank 129th in the nation, and her 24 total points came in 97th ... Helped North Texas get back to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2005.

2011
Started 20 games ... Named First Team All-Sun Belt ... Named the third-best player in the Sun Belt Conference by Top Drawer Soccer ... Named Sun Belt Player of the Week on Sept. 27 for scoring three goals combined against Middle Tennessee and Western Kentucky ... Ranked third in the Sun Belt Conference and second in Sun Belt Conference games in goals scored ... Ranked 34th in the nation in goals per game ... Ranked third in the Sun Belt Conference in points in league games and all games ... Ranked 49th in the nation in points per game ... Led the Sun Belt in shots ... Scored her first career hat trick at Texas Southern (Aug. 26) ... Had three assists and a goal against Grambling (Aug. 28), the first North Texas player to have 3+ assists in a game since Oct. 13, 2006 ... Had three multi-goal games ... Scored in back-to-back games three times ... Had four game-winning goals ... Played 90 or more minutes five times ... Doubled up against Western Kentucky (Sep. 23) ... Scored against Middle Tennessee (Sept. 25) ... Scored at Louisiana-Lafayette (Oct. 2) ... Registered two goals against Troy (Oct. 7) ... Scored at Florida Atlantic (Oct. 16) ... Scored against Troy in the Sun Belt Tournament (Nov. 2) ... Took eight shots, including one that skimmed the post in the last minute of regulation, in a double-overtime tie against WKU in the Sun Belt Tournament (Nov. 3)

2010
Started all 21 games, playing 1445 minutes, most among North Texas forwards ... Equalized against Missouri State (Aug. 28) in the 16th minute, an eventual 2-1 North Texas win ... Registered an assist vs. Prairie View A&M... Scored the game-tying goal against New Mexico on a 15th minute volley ... Scored on a 60th minute breakaway vs. Lamar ... Named to the Red Raider Classic All-Tournament Team for her performances at Texas Tech (Sept. 10) and Lamar (Sept. 12)... Scored on a breakaway in the 4th minute against ULM (Oct. 1)... Scored in a second straight game against Louisiana-Lafayette (Oct. 3) ... Helped on a 27th minute goal at Troy (Oct. 8) ... Assisted on a 4th minute goal at South Alabama (Oct. 10) ... Scored in the 76th minute and assisted in the 21st minute against FIU (Oct. 15) ... Registered her first multi-goal game of 2010 with two goals and an assist against FAU (Oct. 17) ... Registered a goal or an assist in six straight games from Oct. 1 to Oct. 17, and an assist in four straight from Oct. 8 to Oct. 17

2009
Played in all 21 games with 20 starts ...Earned a spot on the All-Sun Belt Conference Second Team ... Paced the team with nine goals and 19 points ... Compiled 47 shots ... Totaled 22 shots on goal ... Led the team with four game-winning goals ... Notched three multi-goal games ... Scored both goals in a 2-0 win over Troy ... Also tallied both of the Mean Green's goals in a 2-1 win over Baylor ... Beat the keeper twice in 4-0 rout of Louisiana-Monroe ... Scored her first goal in a 2-1 triumph over Texas Tech ... Earned her first assist in a 2-1 victory over Middle Tennessee in the Sun Belt Conference Tournament.

High School
Played under head coach Kelly Thomas at Poteet where she was Forward of the Year, Offensive MVP and first-team all-district ... Was also a member of band and won the TMEA Award and state marching champions in 2005-06 and 2007-08.

North Texas Mean Green