This week's show introduces you to the new PA announcer at Michie Stadium, talks to a freshman having a great year on the pitch, and features Mark West drawing up a play.
MILESTONES: Earned a team-high three Patriot League weekly citations in 2013 ...named to College Sports Madness Preseason Team ... letterwinner
2013: Stepped into role as starting goalkeeper in first 18 games of the season ... involved in six shutouts (five solo) ... denied regular-season champion Navy from scoring (first time in conference play) on Senior Day ... recorded three of four saves in the second half when Navy held an 8-5 shot advantage ... just second Army freshman to record a shutout against the Midshipmen ... both times the games were played at West Point ... posted an 0.95 GAA and 8-7-3 mark ... recorded a career-high seven saves against a Rutgers team that earned a berth to the 2013 NCAAs ... stopped five straight shots, including back-to-back saves within a six-second span, along with rejecting a breakaway attempt late in the game ... three times earned Patriot League weekly honors - twice as goalkeeper (9/16 and 10/28) and once as rookie (11/4) following her performance against Navy ... ranked fifth in the league in goals-against average and fourth in conference matches showing an 0.82 GAA recording 26 saves along with allowing eight goals in all nine appearances to include a pair of shutouts.
High School: Earned varsity letters shining as a goalkeeper all four years at Millard West H.S. ... led team to Class A state title and a 13-3 season after reaching the semifinals the previous three years ... helped Millard West to four district titles ... served as captain junior and senior years ... closed out career ranked first in career shutouts (46) and goals against average (.614), while second in saves (318) ... set single-season school mark for saves (127 junior year) and GAA (.444 senior year) ... four-time all-state selection by Nebraska World Herald ... tabbed for first-team honors sophomore through senior years after picking up second-team citation freshman year ... member of ODP State Team (2006-11) and on Region 2 ODP Pool Team (2010-11) ... member of EGA Maroon Millard West club team that captured five state titles along with runner-up honors ... won the Midwest Region League Division I U14 and U17 titles ... earned pair of academic varsity letters.
Personal: Given name is Jordan Ashley Cassalia ... parents' names are Greg and Patty Cassalia ... siblings Courtney (21) and Sydney (15) ... major is undeclared.