2011 Women's Soccer
Record: 6-8-4 Home: 3-3-1 Away: 2-5-3 Neutral: 1-0 WHAC: 1-3-2
Amanda Van Laar Image
#5 Amanda Van Laar
Height: 5-4
Class: SO
Position: F
Hometown: Alto, Mich.
Previous School: Caledonia H.S.

High School - Amanda played varsity soccer at Caledonia for four years. She was named 3rd Team All-State in 2010, 2nd Team (Division II) All-State in 2009 and 3rd Team All-State in 2008. She was voted All-Conference, All-District, and All-Region in 2008 and 2009. She was voted Most Valuable Offensive Player for Caledonia High School in 2008, 2009, and 2010. She finished her career at Caledonia with the most assists, points, and was 2nd in goals scored in the history of the program. Amanda has also participated in Volleyball, Cross-Country, and Track & Field at Caledonia.

She is involved in a lot of extra-curricular activities including: Student Council, Ada Bible Youth Group, Discovery Village Volunteer.  She was in Peter Pan (school musical) this past winter.

Personal: Amanda is the daughter of Dave & Leilani Van Laar of Alto, Mich.


 
Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
00Kathy ButtJRGK5-6Zeeland, Mich.Zeeland West H.S.
0Tara GrasmanFRGK5-6Caledonia, Mich.South Christian H.S.
3Kelley RitsemaJRMF5-4Traverse City, Mich.Traverse City Christian H.S.
4Maylani SiemaszSOD5-7Waterford, Mich.Waterford Mott H.S.
5Amanda Van LaarSOF5-4Alto, Mich.Caledonia H.S.
6Laura RoerigFRMF5-5Grandville, Mich.Unity Christian H.S.
7Paige KnottJRD5-4Zeeland, Mich.Zeeland West H.S.
8Morgan VanceJRMF5-4Grand Rapids, Mich.Northview H.S.
9Anna DuckworthSOMF5-3Belmont, Mich.Northpointe Christian H.S.
10Nicole YbemaJRD5-6Middleville, Mich.Thornapple Kellogg H.S.
11Kate WiegmanFRD5-6Wheaton, Ill.Wheaton North H.S.
12Jen KuipersSRF5-4Holland, Mich.West Ottawa H.S.
14Melissa McIntireSOMF/F5-3Papua, New GuineaNumonohi Christian Academy
15Rachel WoodJRD5-8Cedar Springs, Mich.Cedar Springs H.S.
16Heidi DeVriesSRMF5-5Grand Rapids, Mich.Forest Hills Eastern
17Maile CarigonSOD/MF5-10Hilo, Ha.Christian Liberty Academy
18Anna SteginkJRD5-10Kalamazoo, Mich.Kalamazoo Homeschool
19Jenna LangelandSOMF5-8Spring Lake, Mich.Western Michigan Christian H.S.
20Riley SteenJRMF5-2Farmington Hills, MIHarrison H.S.
21Jenna WiersmaSOD5-4Grandville, Mich.Calvin Christian H.S.
22Rebekah EgglestonFRF5-6Hisperia, Mich.Providence Christian H.S.
23Meghan WorrellJRD5-3Stevensville, Mich.Lakeshore H.S..
24Liza DiAntonioSOD5-2Clarkston, Mich.Oakland Christian H.S.
25Marissa BlissJRD5-4Grand Rapids, Mich.Northview H.S.
Mindy Erny - Assistant Coach - 2nd season
Randy Strawser - Head Coach - 12th season
Dan McAllister - Assistant Coach - 10th season
Eric Mikel - Assistant Coach - 4th season
Kayla Welch - Manager - 4th season
Ashleigh Lund - Assistant Coach - 1st season
Brittany Maki - Manager - 1st season
 
 
 
  • Oct. 18 - Women's Soccer vs Marygrove College - W 2-1 - recap
  • Oct. 11 - Women's Soccer vs Aquinas College - L 0-1 - recap
  • Oct. 7 - Women's Soccer vs Lawrence Technological University - W 3-0 - recap
  • Oct. 4 - Women's Soccer vs Concordia University - W 2-0 - recap
  • Oct. 1 - Women's Soccer vs RVIndiana Institute of Technology - W 4-1 - recap
  • Sep. 27 - Women's Soccer vs 11University of Northwestern Ohio - L 0-1 - recap
  • Sep. 23 - Women's Soccer vs Rochester College - W 5-1 - recap
  • Sep. 16 - Women's Soccer vs Goshen College - W 3-0 - recap
  • Sep. 13 - Women's Soccer vs Grace Bible College - W 7-0 - recap
  • Sep. 6 - Women's Soccer vs Huntington University - W 6-2 - recap