Gabby Veldman's Career & Game-By-Game Statistics (PDF)
An Academic All-MAC and MAC Distinguished Scholar Athlete selection for the second straight year … played in all 20 games and made 16 starts in the midfield … scored three goals, including the game-winner against Wright State (Aug. 26) … added one assist for seven total points … registered 38 shots, and her 18 shots on goal were the third-most on the team.
An Academic All-MAC and MAC Distinguished Scholar Athlete selection … appeared in all 20 games and made 18 starts … tied for first on the team in goals scored (four) and total points (12) … tied for sixth in the MAC with four assists … tied for fifth in the league in game-winning goals with three … accounted for the game-winner in each of Ball State’s first two games – Aug. 22 versus IPFW and Aug. 24 against Green Bay … also scored the game-winner Sept. 20 against Jacksonville State … added her final goal of the year in the Oct. 26 win at Akron … recorded two of her four assists in the Aug. 31 draw with Morehead State … finished second on the team with 29 shots and 14 shots on goal.
Appeared in 19 games off the bench ... scored two goals on the year ... scored her first collegiate goal Oct. 18 versus Toledo ... scored the game-winning goal in the 87th minute of Ball State's Mid-American Confrence Tournament quarterfinal game Nov. 3 at Central Michigan ... the goal lifted the Cardinals into the MAC Tournament quarterfinals for just the third time ever ... recorded 10 shots for the season and placed five of them on goal.
Earned four letters at Mishawaka Marian for coach Djamel Charmat ... helped her team to an overall record of 54-17-5 over her four years and a Class 1A state championship in 2012 ... recorded 91 career goals ... scored 33 goals as a junior, 20 as a sophomore and senior, and 18 as a freshman ... third-team all-state as a junior and all-state honorable mention as a senior ... a four-time All-Northern Indiana Conference selection (first team three times) and conference MVP as a junior ... three-time all-district selection ... played club soccer for the Indiana Invaders and coach Greg Schenk from 2009-10 ... helped her team to the state cup finals ... also a letterwinner in basketball at Mishawaka Marian.
Full name is Gabrielle Nicole Veldman ... daughter of Todd and Julie Veldman ... born Dec. 22, 1994 in South Bend, Ind. ... has three sisters, Denise, Jessica and Mia, and one brother, Lucas ... majoring in exercise science.