17 Lizzy Hightower
17 Lizzy Hightower
Height: 5'6"
Year: So.
Hometown: Huntsville, Ala.
High School: Westminster Christian Academy
Position: M
Major: Biology
g 5
a 2
pts 12
gw 2

Honors:

  • USA South Rookie of the Week (Sept. 19, 2016)
  • USA South All-Academic (2016-17)

Career Match-by-Match Stats: 2016

2016 (Freshman): Appeared and started in the first seven matches of the season before being sidelined by an injury... Earned USA South Rookie of the Week honors after scoring both goals in a 2-1 win over Piedmont (Sept. 16) and assisting the goal in a 1-0 win over Birmingham Southern (Sept. 13)... Took 13 shots, putting nine on goal... Named to USA South All-Academic team

High School: Attended Westminster Christian Academy... Led WCA's soccer program in assists as a junior and senior, and was the top goal scorer her senior year... Named to the National High School Girls Alabama All-State first team and to the 2015 All-Tennessee Valley Team as a junior... Holds the single-season school record for the most goals scored by any player with 41 in the 2015-16 season... Also holds the career school record for goals, male or female, with 131 and the most career assists with 93... She also played with the Olympic Development Program (freshman and sophomore years) and made the Alabama State Team while playing for United Soccer Club '99 Girls Premier League soccer team (freshman-junior) and Huntsville Futbol Club '98 Girls Blue Team (senior)... Received the Presidential Award for Academic Excellence, Frederick Douglass and Susan B. Anthony Award, and was an honor graduate

Personal: Parents are Al and Kathy Hightower... Has one sister, Sarah Grace, and one brother, Chip... Brother, Chip, is a member of the Montevallo men's soccer program... Favorite Bible verse is Proverbs 16:3... Majoring in biology and wants to continue on to medical school

Hightower's Single-Match Highs:

Points: 4, vs. Piedmont -- Sep 16, 2016
Goals: 2, vs. Piedmont -- Sep 16, 2016
Assists: 2, vs. Berea, Oct. 7, 2017
Shots: 4, at Birmingham Southern -- Sep 13, 2016; vs. Piedmont -- Sep 16, 2016

Recent Games
Oct 19 Maryville L, 2-0
Oct 21 Wesleyan (Ga.) W, 4-0
Oct 23 Emory
Oct 25 Wesleyan (Ga.) W, 2-0
Oct 28 at Piedmont T, 1-1
Nov 3 vs. Methodist L, 1-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 7
Games started 10 6
Goals 5 2
Assists 2 2
Points 12 6
Shots 25 10
Shot Pct .200 .200
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 2 1
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Sep 2 Berea W, 5-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Belhaven W, 4-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 vs. Transylvania W, 1-0 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 13 at Sewanee L, 2-1 - 1 0 2 1 1.000 0-0 0
Sep 16 Oglethorpe W, 4-0 - 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 0
Sep 19 Birmingham Southern L, 2-1 - 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 23 at Piedmont L, 2-1 - 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 27 Agnes Scott W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 30 Brevard L, 2-1 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 3 at Maryville L, 2-0 - 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 7 at Berea W, 4-0 1 0 2 2 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 11 Berry W, 2-1 1 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 1
Oct 13 at Huntingdon W, 3-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 14 at LaGrange W, 2-0 1 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 1
Oct 19 Maryville L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 21 Wesleyan (Ga.) W, 4-0 1 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 0
Oct 23 Emory   - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 Wesleyan (Ga.) W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Oct 28 at Piedmont T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Nov 3 vs. Methodist L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2016-17 7 7 .29 .14 .71 1.86 .154 1.29 .692
2017-18 17 10 .29 .12 .71 1.47 .200 .71 .480
Total 24 17 .29 .13 .71 1.58 .184 .88 .553
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2016-17 7 7 2 1 5 13 .154 9 .692 1 0 0-0 1
2017-18 17 10 5 2 12 25 .200 12 .480 0 0 0-0 2
Total 24 17 7 3 17 38 .184 21 .553 1 0 0-0 3
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 17 10 .29 .12 .71 1.47 .200 .71 .480
Conference 7 6 .29 .29 .86 1.43 .200 .71 .500
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 5 .38 .00 .75 2.00 .188 .88 .438
Away 7 4 .29 .29 .86 1.14 .250 .57 .500
Neutral 2 1 .00 .00 .00 .50 .000 .50 1.000
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Wins 9 7 .44 .22 1.11 1.44 .308 .56 .385
Losses 7 2 .14 .00 .29 1.43 .100 1.00 .700
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September 7 1 .29 .00 .57 1.29 .222 .57 .444
October 9 8 .33 .22 .89 1.67 .200 .78 .467
November 1 1 .00 .00 .00 1.00 .000 1.00 1.000
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 17 10 5 2 12 25 .200 12 .480 0 0 0-0 2
Conference 7 6 2 2 6 10 .200 5 .500 0 0 0-0 1
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 8 5 3 0 6 16 .188 7 .438 0 0 0-0 1
Away 7 4 2 2 6 8 .250 4 .500 0 0 0-0 1
Neutral 2 1 0 0 0 1 .000 1 1.000 0 0 0-0 0
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Wins 9 7 4 2 10 13 .308 5 .385 0 0 0-0 2
Losses 7 2 1 0 2 10 .100 7 .700 0 0 0-0 0
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September 7 1 2 0 4 9 .222 4 .444 0 0 0-0 0
October 9 8 3 2 8 15 .200 7 .467 0 0 0-0 2
November 1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 1 1.000 0 0 0-0 0