8 Danielle King
    • Position
    • Class
    • Height
    • High School/Other
    • Club Team
    • Hometown
    • Defender
    • Senior
    • 5' 7"
    • W.T. Woodson
    • McLean Azul
    • Fairfax, Va.
    Click on a season/game below to show/hide the game-by-game stats/boxscore.

    Updated: February 10, 2015

    2014: Started every game this season at outside defense, helping the defense to a record-low 18 goals allowed and 0.82 goals against average … Assisted a goal against No. 8 Penn State in NCAA round of 16 … Scored a goal against Miami … Scored spectacular game-winning goal against No. 13 Georgetown … Picked up two assists against Buffalo … Assisted a goal at East Carolina.

    2013: Started all 27 matches at left back for the Hokies … Helped anchor a defense that was returning just one starter from the previous season … Was tasked with controlling the right wing for a Tech defense that conceded a program-low 0.81 goals per match in 2013 … Scored a goal and notched an assist in the Hokies’ season-opening 7-1 win over High Point … Assisted on the second goal of Tech’s 2-0 victory over UMBC in the first round of the NCAA Tournament … Took a pair of shots in a 2-1 2OT victory over No. 19 Notre Dame in the ACC Quarterfinals … Tallied shots against Duke, No. 21 Maryland and No. 12 West Virginia.

    2012: Has played in 17 games this season, making three starts ... Took two shots with one on goal against then-No. 14 Virginia ... Made her first start in 10 games against Oklahoma ... Fired three shots at American ... Connected on her first goal of her career in the 4-0 win over Mount St. Mary's ... Made her first collegiate start against UNC Wilmington ... Took two shots against the Seahawks.

    2011: Played in 14 games … Made her first collegiate appearance in the season opener against UNC Greensboro … Saw action in the ACC Tournament and all three rounds of the NCAA Tournament.

    Academic Achievements: Named to ACC Honor Roll ('13, '14) ... Named to Dean's List: Fall 2013, Fall 2012.

    High School: Won four letters at W.T. Woodson … Was a two-time First Team All-District honoree … Was named to the All-Region first team and Washington Post All-Met team as a junior after helping her team to a Patriot District championship … Played three years of ball for the SYL Washington Freedom team that was a finalist in the U20 National Tournament … Was a member of the 2005 and 2009 SYL ODP Region team, as well as the 2009 SYL ODP National Select team … Played club ball for McLean Azul and helped her team to six state championships.

    Personal: Born Oct. 3, 1992 in Fairfax, Va. …. Daughter of Sam and Cheryl King … Has three siblings, Lindsay, Lauren and Sam … Father, Sam, played soccer at Penn State Behrend College and mother, Cheryl, played tennis at the same school … Sister, Lauren, plays lacrosse at Christopher Newport University … Is majoring in human services.

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