17 - Sandra Vacarino
Height: 5-3
Year: Fr
Hometown: Mantua, N.J.
High School: Clearview Regional
Position: F

Background: One of 24 players selected to the 2007-08 Region 1 Under-19 team and will compete for a spot on the U.S. National Team in January… An all-conference first team selection as a senior and a second team honoree as a junior… Earned the All-State Soccer Award from the New Jersey Girls Soccer Coaches Association in 2006… Named Rookie of the Year by Gatorade Awards in 2004… Two-time team captain at Clearview Regional… Led the Pioneers to the South Jersey finals in 2005 for the first time in school history… Also led Clearview Regional to its first-ever Tri-County title in 2004… Played for the Woodstown United Eclipse club team and also played in the Super-Y League with Delaware… President of the Varsity Club and a member of the National Honor Society, SADD and student council… Also lettered in track and field in high school… Chose UMBC over Towson, Monmouth and Rowan because of the campus and the soccer program… Born Sept. 18, 1989… Daughter of Maria and Nick Vacarino… Has two older brothers, Nicky and Tommy… Major is undecided.