Michelle Amon
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Michelle Amon

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Louisville, Ky.

High School:
Assumption

Height:
5-6

Position:
F


2013 Leadership Group Member

As a junior (2012): Played in all 20 games... Scored two goals - including the game-winner against No. 22 Wake Forest... Named to the Athletic Director's honor roll in the fall and spring and Dean's List in spring... BIG EAST All-Academic team member.

As a sophomore (2011): Played in four games... Scored her first career goal in the 6-0 win over Appalachian State... Named to the Athletic Director's honor roll and Dean's List in the fall... BIG EAST All-Academic Team member.

As a freshman (2010): Played in three games.

High School: Played for two years under head coach Debbie Judd... Helped lead her team to the 2009 State championship... Kentucky Miss Field Hockey nominee (2009)... Participated in the National Futures Tournament (2008)... Named to the 2008 Christian Academy of Louisville Cup All-Tournament team... Selected to the 2006 Stick Tournament Team... Also lettered three years in track.

Personal: Full name is Michelle Nicole Amon... Nickname is `Big Mich'... Daughter of Pam and Drew Amon... Birthdate is May 13, 1992... Has four siblings: Danny, Jennifer, Kari and Angela... Majoring in communications... Her sister, Angela plays field hockey at Miami (Ohio) and cousin, Madeline Amon, played volleyball at Caldwell College... Post college ambition is to travel and then transition into the business world... Proudest moment of her life was when she verbally committed to play for U of L after growing up a die-hard Cardinal fan... She is inspired by her parents... Best moment of her career was scoring the gamewinner against Wake Forest in 2012... Pregame ritual includes putting a white and red bow in her hair - the same ones since her freshman season - and she dances in the locker room... She has always wanted to be a dancer... Favorite athlete is Yasser Kahn Hyatt.

    Atlantic Coast Conference NCAA University of Louisville
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