Utes host Thunderbirds in home opener, prepare for annual rivalry game with Cougars.
Soccer Utes Have Sights Set on Pac-12 Success in 2012
Utes are undone by a deflected ball in the season opener.
2012:Suffered a season-ending knee injury after starting her first two collegiate games ... took six shots, putting three on goal ... one of 19 Utes named to the Athletics Academic Honor Roll both semesters ... one of 11 Utes to make the Dean's List both semesters.
High School/Club: Three-year varsity starter at Lenape High School (did not play as a junior due to injury)...set school record for total points in only three years...tied school record for single-season goals scored as a senior...earned all-state top 20, the highest award given in New Jersey...team captain junior and senior years...Lenape HS became the first high school team in New Jersey (boys or girls) to win four consecutive state championships...highly decorated throughout her career, Rigby earned innumerable all-state, all-county, all-league and Player of the Year awards as a senior in 2011...club team won multiple championships and earned high finishes in prestigious tournaments, including the 2011 Match Fit Chelsea Invitational, NJ Wildcats Invitational and WAGS College Showcase titles...started for the New Jersey Blaze of the WPSL in 2011 and appeared with the New Jersey Wildcats of the W-League in 2009...member of National Honor Society and German National Honor Society...four-year honor roll student.
Personal: Born March 31, 1994...daughter of Bret and Donna Rigby...major is undeclared.