20 Murielle Tiernan
    • Position
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    • Club Team
    • Hometown
    • Forward
    • Senior
    • 5' 11"
    • Stone Bridge
    • FC Virginia Hotspur
    • Ashburn, Va.
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    Updated: October 12, 2016

    2016: 2016 MAC Hermann Award watch list ... Scored two goals in the road win at William & Mary and in the road conference double overtime win at Boston College ... Has four game-winning goals this season ... ACC Offensive Player of the Week, the week of Sept. 4.

    General: 2015 NSCAA third team All-American ... 2014 and 2015 NSCAA All-Southeast Region First Team … 2014 and 2015 All-ACC First Team selection ... 2015 VaSID All-State first team … 2013 ACC All-Freshman Team selection … Tech's all-time leader in career goals (39) .and career points (92) ...Tech's all-time leader in career game-winning goals (18) and multi-goal games (7) ... Third on single-season goals list from 2014 and 2015 seasons (14 each season) … Second in single-season points list from 2014 season (34) and third from 2015 season (31) … Tied for sixth on single-season goals list from 2013 season (11) and single-season points list from 2013 season (27).

    2015: Named to the All-ACC and All-Southeast Region First Team ... Third team All-American by NSCAA ... Led the team in scoring with 31 points and 14 goals ... Tied for second in the ACC in goals ... Had two multi-goal games (at Indiana and at Wake Forest) ... Had eight game-winning goals (Indiana, JMU, Pittsburgh and in the NCAA Tournament win over Cincinnati and four consecutive against NC State, Syracuse, Duke and Wake Forest) ... Trained with the US National U 23 team during the winter.

    2014: Named to the All-ACC First Team … Started every game this season at forward, recording team-high 14 goals and six assists … Tallied one goal and two assists in NCAA second-round game against Geogetown … Scored two goals and added an assist in NCAA Tournament game against Dayton … Scored two goals against Syracuse ... Scored a goal against No. 8 North Carolina … Scored a goal against Duke … Assisted game winner against No. 17 Clemson … Scored two goals against No. 13 Georgetown … Dished an assist against UNC Wilmington … Scored two goals and recorded an assist at Longwood … Tallied a goal against East Carolina.

    2013: Started all 27 matches at forward for the Hokies ... Named to the ACC All-Freshman Team and the ACC All-Academic Team ... 11 goals, most on the team and second-most by a freshman in Virginia Tech history, and five assists on the season … Scored five game-winning goals as a freshman, already the 10th-highest career total in Virginia Tech history ... Tallied the game-winner in the Hokies’ 4-2 win over No. 1 Virginia in the ACC Semifinals, after assisting on the match’s opening goal … Scored the game-winner in Tech’s 1-0 victory over No. 12 West Virginia in the second round of the NCAA Tournament … Scored the Hokies’ only goal against No. 9 Santa Clara in the third round of the NCAA Tournament, before scoring the winning penalty kick in a penalty shootout to put Tech through to the NCAA Quarterfinals … Notched the game-winner in the 99th minute of the Hokies’ 2-1 OT win over No. 19 Wake Forest … Tallied the game-winner in a 3-1 win at James Madison … Scored the match’s only goal in a 1-0 victory over Miami … Scored goals against High Point, East Tennnessee State, Louisville, Charlotte and Pittsburgh …Earned assists in wins over High Point, Syracuse and No. 21 Maryland.

    Academic Achievements: Three-time ACC All-Academic Team selection ... Named to ACC Honor Roll ('14) ... Named to Dean's List: Spring 2014, Fall 2013.

    High School: Four-year starter at Stone Bridge High School … Two-time Washington Post All-Met Player of the Year … Led her team in goals and assists, while being named VHSLAAA Player of the Year, Northern Region Player of the Year and two-time Liberty District Co-Player of the Year. … Led SBHS to AAA State Championship in 2010, and a pair of Northern Region Championships … Was a three-time ECNL All-Event Team selection while playing as a member of FC Virginia Hotspur … Earned an invite to National ID2 Camp in 2011 … Was also a four-year letterwinner in basketball while at Stone Bridge.

    Personal: Born Dec. 22, 1994 in Fairfax, Va. ... Daughter of Kathy and Ed Tiernan ... One older brother, Eddie ... Majoring in residential environments & design.

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