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  Veronica Rock

Veronica Rock

Player Profile

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
North Royalton, Ohio

High School:
Padua Franciscan HS

Height:
5-6

Position:
Forward

12/19/2012

Five Bobcats Earn Spots on Academic All-Ohio Teams

Cathryn Rogers, Paige Howard, Gabby Hausfeld, Veronica Rock, and Erin Schwenke honored by OCSA

12/17/2012

Rogers and Murnane Earn Academic All-MAC Honors

Beard, Hausfeld, Howard, Rock, Schwenke, and Varney earn `Honorable Mention' status

10/19/2012

Rockets Outlast Bobcats, 2-1

Cathryn Rogers cracks Ohio's all-time top ten with her 12th career goal

10/18/2012

Senior Day Highlights Weekend Home Matches for Ohio

Bobcats host Toledo on Friday and Northern Illinois Sunday

10/17/2012

Checking in with Ohio Soccer's Ronni Rock

Bobcat senior writes about life as a soccer player at Ohio University

Veronica Rock Photo Gallery

2012: Academic All-MAC Honorable Mention ... A versatile senior who made the switch from offense to defense in 2012, Rock played in all 19 games of the season, 14 of which in a starting role ... Scored one goal on the season, finding the back of the net at Eastern Michigan on Oct. 12 ... Tied for second on the team with three assists ... Tied for fourth on the team in points with five ... Was an important figure on a defense which allowed just 1.21 goals per match, ranking fifth in the Mid-American Conference ... Scored points in back-to-back games against EMU and Toledo ... Registered 14 total shots throughout the year, four of which were on target ... Played 991 minutes during the season.

2011: Awarded Academic All-MAC Honorable Mention ... Saw action in all 20 games of the season, accumulating 492 minutes on the field ... Scored one goal on the season, a game-winner in the 2-0 victory over BGSU on Oct. 16 ... Racked up 11 shots, four on goal, posting a .364 shot-on-goal percentage.

2010: Played in six games all in reserve roles ... Tallied a season-high 16 minutes twice in matches at Morehead State and against Northern Illinois on Sept. 19 and Oct. 10 respectively.

2009: Played her first career minutes with the Bobcats against Purdue (8/21/09) ... Totaled 23 minutes on the season ... Took the field in three matches ... Played a season-high nine minutes at Toledo (10/11).

High School: Led Padua Franciscan High School in goals and points during her senior year and assists and points during her junior year ... Tallied 28 goals and 44 assists during her career ... Scored 16 goals as a senior in 2008 ... Also named the team's offensive MVP that year ... Notched 20 assists as a junior in 2007 ... Named First Team All-North Coast League and Second Team All-Greater Cleveland her senior year ... Named to the All-North Coast League and Greater Cleveland second teams in 2007 ... Helped lead Padua to three District Finals appearances, three Sectional Titles and three North Coast League second-place finishes from 2006-2008 ... Served as the team captain during both her junior and senior seasons ... Earned Academic All-Ohio honors in 2008 ... Lettered in soccer all four years.

Club: Played for the Cleveland Cobras ... Helped guide the team to the 2009 U18 National Indoor finals ... Helped lead 2008 team to the U17 Northern Ohio Cup Finals and to a U17 National Indoor championship ... In 2007, played on two U16 teams that were U16 Virginia semifinalists and U16 National Indoor semifinalists, respectively ... Also helped lead U17 Empire Cup team to the state semifinals that same year.

Personal: Daughter of Ronald and Nannette Rock ... Has two sisters, Nikki and Kristen ... Majoring in Nursing ... Born on September 9, 1991.