|High School:||Rockford Boylan Catholic|
Bulldog Career: Career Statistics.
2010 Season (Freshman): Match-By-Match Statistics.
High School: Attained All-Northern Illinois Conference (NIC-10) Conference honors her last two seasons (2009 and 2010) at Boylan Catholic High in Rockford, Ill. . . . Coached by Mark Couper . . . Graduated in 2010 . . . Helped lead Titans to their second straight conference and regional championship title in 2009 junior campaign . . . Produced two points via a goal in the 2009 campaign and also was a key player in the Titans' defense which held the opposition to a single goal in league competition . . . Played at the defender position on BCHS' 2008 varsity squad after serving in a starting role on the junior varsity squad as a freshman in 2007 . . . Active in school's Green Club, Italian Club, National Honor Society, Senior Retreat Team, and Student Council.
Personal: Born 4/12/92 in Rockford, Ill. . . . Daughter of Lee and Joni Merino . . . Second oldest of three sisters . . . Her older sister (Kylee) is a senior defender on the 2010 Grand Valley State University women's soccer team . . . Nickname is "Audi" . . . Interests include soccer . . . Played 10 years in club soccer for the Rockford Dactyls . . . A three-year (2005-07) Illinois Olympic Development Program (ODP) regional participant . . . Majoring in ore-pharmacy.