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Cornerstone University welcomes Teigan Mitcham to the Women's Soccer and Women's Basketball programs. Teigan Mitcham from Grand Rapids, Mich. has signed a letter of intent to play soccer and basketball at Cornerstone beginning in the fall of 2012.
Teigan attends Forest Hills Northern High School in Grand Rapids, Mich. Teigan played varsity soccer since her freshman year at Northern. She was Honorable Mention All-State, All-Region, All-District, and All-Conference as a sophomore and was a part of a Division II State Runner-up team that year. She missed much of her junior year with an injury but still received the Team Leadership Award last season. She has been named captain for this season and has already been named Athlete of the Month by the Athletics Booster Club at FHN. Teigan also played varsity basketball for four years and served as a captain in her senior year. She was led the team in scoring and assist in both her junior and senior years.
Teigan has also done very well in the classroom. She has made the Academic Honor Roll each semester in H.S. She was voted to the All-Academic team in soccer and has been in the National Honors Society her last two years. She has been actively involved in student government all four years. Took part in Habitat for Humanity, Dance Marathon, and am currently leader of FHN partnership with Sibely Elementary. Teigan is also involved in The Bridge Street House of Prayer Ministry and Resurrection Life Children.
"I knew that I wanted Teigan on my team fairly soon after I started talking to her coaches about her. She has a competitive spirit that will help her to become a very good player for us. More than that, I think that she will be a person of impact within our team and at Cornerstone. I look forward to seeing how God will use her and grow her over her four years at CU."
Why she chose Cornerstone
"The biggest reason I decided to come to Cornerstone is because God was just really opening up the doors for me to come here and I really felt led by God to take what he was giving me. I am also excited to grow and be challenged by the Body of Christ here at CU. I love God's Spirit here and I know He is working. I am very excited to have the opportunity to play both basketball and soccer at CU!."