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15   Cher King
Cher King

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Christ Church, Barbados

High School:
St. Ursula's

Height:
5-5

Position:
M/F

Birthdate:
04/24/1987


As A Senior In 2009: Game-by-Game Statistics
Longstreth/NFHCA Northeast Region Second Team ... Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second Team ... Played in 15 games, starting 12 ... Finished her senior season with eight goals and four assists for 20 points ... Netted the lone goal in UMass' 2-1 loss to Richmond in the Atlantic 10 semifinals (11/6) ... Scored one goal in the game against West Chester (11/1)...Scored four goals in the game against La Salle (10/30)...Scored a goal and added an assist versus St. Louis (10/25) ... Tallied an assist in UMass' 1-0 victory vs. James Madison (9/12) ... Recorded her first goal of the season in the Minutewomen's 4-3 upset victory over #9 Iowa (9/5) ... Tallied assists in consecutive games against Boston University and Providence (9/4, 8/29).

As A Junior In 2008: Longstreth/NFHCA Division I All-Northeast Region Second Team ... Atlantic 10 All-Championship Team ... Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second Team ... Played and started in 19 games ... Finished with four goals and four assists for 12 points with 33 shots, one game-winning goal, and two defensive saves ... Scored the game's first goal in the NCAA first round at Syracuse (11/15) ... Scored a goal in the A-10 Finals vs. Richmond (11/8) ... had an assist in the A-10 semifinals vs. Saint Joseph's (11/7)... Was named the UMass/Dinn Bros. Co-Athlete of the Week (10/20) ... Scored a rebound goal and added an assist against West Chester (10/19) ... Assisted on both goals in a 2-0 win at La Salle (10/17) ... Played in the Pan Am Junior Championship in Mexico City, captaining the Barbados team and scoring two of her team's five goals in the tournament ... Took two shots against Northeastern (9/7) ... had three shots against Dartmouth (9/5) ...Scored her first goal of the season in a 3-0 win vs. Quinnipiac (8/31).

As A Sophomore In 2007: Longstreth/NFHCA Northeast Region Second Team ... Atlantic 10 All-Championship Team ... Atlantic 10 All-Conference First Team ... Played and started in all 23 games ... Finished with 20 points on eight goals and four assists and took 64 shots ... Led the team in goals, points, and shots ... Tied for second on the team in assists and game-winning goals (2) ... In the NCAA Tournament First Round tallied the assist on the only goal for the Minutewomen against UConn (11/10)... Scored a goal in the first found of the A-10 Tournament against Richmond (11/2) ... Assisted on a goal at Temple (10/12) ... Picked up an assist vs. La Salle (10/7) ... Scored a goal on an great individual effort vs. West Chester (10/5) ... Scored an unassisted goal at No. 17 Albany (9/30) ... Took a season-high seven shots at Siena (9/16) ... Made a defensive save vs. New Hampshire (9/9) ... Scored an unassisted goal, for her fourth straight game with a goal, at Vermont (9/8) ... Had a career-high five points on two goals and one assist in a 5-0 win at Harvard (9/2) ... Scored the game-winning goal in overtime to give UMass a 1-0 win vs. Rutgers (9/1) ... Scored the Minutewomen's first goal of the season, which was also the game-winner vs. Sacred Heart (8/29).

As A Freshman In 2006: Played in all 20 games, starting in 18 ... Finished with seven goals and four assists for 18 points ... Took 65 shots, 38 of which were on goal ... Led the team in shots and shots on goal ... Netted two game-winning goals to lead the team ... Finished second on the team in goals and points ... Scored two goals against La Salle (10/22) ... Assisted one goal against Richmond (10/15) ... Scored the only goal of the game in the UMass win over St. Louis (10/13) ... Had one goal and one assist against Saint Joseph's (10/8) ... Scored one goal against Temple (10/6) ... Had one goal on six shots against Dartmouth (9/20) ... Had two shots on goal and one goal against Northeastern (9/16) ... Tallied one assist versus Pacific (8/29).

Before UMass: From St. Ursula's School in Christ Church, Barbados where she played for three years ... In 2005, King was a member of the Combermere School hockey team and was named MVP of the Barbados Indoor Hockey Classic ... Also on bronze-medal winning team at the 2005 Central American and Caribbean Games ... She scored 10 goals, the most on the team, at the National Sports Council Indoor Schools Tournament ... She was also named MVP of the tournament ... As a member of the Barbados U-21 Junior National Team, she scored five goals at the Pan Am Games ... In 2003, King was a member of the U-21 National Team that won the Banks International Hockey Festival ... King scored the tying and winning goals in the shoot-out of the championship game.

Personal: Cher Maria King ... Born April 24, 1987 ... Daughter of Robert and Cheryl King ... Sister of Tara ... An Environmental Science major.

Cher King's Career Statistics

YEAR
GP
GS
Shots
Goals
Assists
Points
2006
20
18
64
7
4
18
2007
23
23
64
8
4
20
2008
19
19
33
4
4
12
2009
15
12
27
8
4
20
Career
77
72
188
27
16
70

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