19 Stephanie DeVita
19 Stephanie DeVita
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Simpsonville, S.C.
High School: Hillcrest H.S.
Position: F/MF

2013: Paced the Southern Conference in goals (15) and points (39) for the second year in a row while finishing second in the league with nine assists... Earned first team All-SoCon honors and National Soccer Coaches Association of America All-Southeast Region third team honors... Captured SoCon All-Tournament and Tournament MVP honors after leading the Paladins to their first championship since 2007... Scored a SoCon-best seven game-winning goals, including two-goal games against Mississippi State, Francis Marion and Western Carolina... Tallied three goals and two assists in three SoCon Tournament matches... Trained with the United State U-20 National Team in November.

2012: Garnered SoCon Player of the Year and Freshman of the Year honors, as well as, first team All-SoCon accolades after leading the league and ranking as the nation’s freshman scoring leader with 19 goals... Named second team NSCAA All-South Region and ranked No. 94 on Top Drawer Soccer’s Top 100 Freshman list... Paced the SoCon with 19 goals and seven match-winners while adding four assists for a league-best 42 points... Netted the game-winning goal in overtime to give the Paladins a 1-0 victory over Clemson... Helped lead the Carolina Elite Cobras to the USL W-League playoffs during the summer of 2013.

High School/Club: Prepped for coach Laney Younts at Hillcrest High School... Three-time Gatorade/ESPN RISE South Carolina Player of the Year and 2012 NSCAA High School All-American... Also named AAAA all-state and all-region three times... Led the Rams to three consecutive state playoff appearances... Selected to the Clash of the Carolinas South Carolina squad as a senior... Played club soccer at Carolina Elite Soccer Academy... Led her CESA team to seven state titles and three Region III quarterfinals while also playing in the Elite Clubs National League.