Kolping Auer 02’ just won the 2020 Lake Country Soccer Fall Classic. Unbelievable job by this team playing 4 games in less than 24 hours with 3 wins and 1 tie. Goals by Sophi Lanzafame (3), Rachel Tabash (3), Madison Presson (2), and Emma Selsor (1). One shutout by Sam Foppe. Next up presidents cup semi-finals. Congratulations Ladies!
Ashley Burton, Midfielder, Class of 2015
One of the most decorated players in program history, Burton bookended her career with All-American honors, earning a second-team nod as a senior when she led the Great Lakes Valley Conference with 14 goals and a third-team nod as a freshman when she had 13 goals and four assists. She was a four-time All-GLVC and four-time All-Midwest Region selection who ended her career fifth in program history with 41 goals and 95 points.
Ashley played her youth soccer with the Kolping Kicks Soccer Club in St. Louis, MO. Ashley is also one of our primary trainers in the Kolping Club Training System.
M: Jenn Miller, Cor Jesu
Jenn is a former Kolping Kicks player, wrapping up her soccer training with Tony Schmitt at Kolping before moving on to Mississippi. Congratulations Jenn.
Graduation year: 2012
Miller was pivotal in helping the Chargers to the Class 3 state championship her senior season. She was named the 2012 All-Metro player of the year after she scored 14 goals and had six assists. Miller, who went on to play at Mississippi, scored 31 goals and added 17 assists in her career with Cor Jesu.
F: Michelle Auer, Notre Dame
Current Head Coach of the 2002 Kolping Girls Team. Congratulations Michelle
Graduation year: 2011
With an eye-popping 51 goals and 17 assists as a senior, Auer was named the 2011 All-Metro player of the year. She went on to play at SIU Edwardsville after scoring 116 goals and adding 57 assists during her stellar career with the Rebels.