Rider Women's Soccer BIO
22 Claire Thompson

At Rider:
Public Relations major...three-time member of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference All-Academic team...graduates as a 70-game veteran...her 10 career goals are tied for 12th best on Rider's all-time list and six of the 10 goals were game-winners...played in all 17 games, making one start as a senior...had the game-winning goal in Rider's 2-1 victory over Fairleigh Dickinson...also had the game-winner against George Washington in a 1-0 win at the Navy Invitational...
appeared in all 19 games, starting four as a junior...finished season with three goals, third on the team...scored two goals in 5-1 win at MAAC-rival Canisius...as a sophomore, appeared in 16 games, starting five...had two game-winning goals, against the New Jersey Institute of Technology and Loyola University; also added an assist agaisnt NJIT...her shot on goal percentage was the highest on the team...started six of the 18 games she played in as a rookie...ranked second on the 2009 team in goals and points...scored the game-winning goal in a MAAC win over Saint Peter's...scored the game-winning goal against Sacred Heart...assisted on a goal just before half time to give Rider 1-0 lead in 2-0 win over Delaware State...scored three goals on just five shots on goal in 2009.

At East Greenwich High School:
Played on a pair of Rhode Island State Champion club teams...was a First Team All-Division midfielder as a sophomore...played in the Rhode Island ODP program for three years before a knee injury sidelined her...father Tony was captain of Carthage College football team.

Position: Back/Midfield
Height: 5'5"
Year: Senior
Hometown: East Greenwich, R.I.
High School: East Greenwich
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