Monica Alvarado
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Monica Alvarado

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Southlake, Texas

High School:
Southlake HS

Last College:
Mississippi State

Height:
5-6

Position:
MF

Experience:
1L


10/28/2014

Alvarado and Mexico Qualify for World Cup

Former Horned Frog plays for the National Team

10/12/2013

TCU Wraps Up Road Slate Sunday Afternoon

Horned Frogs set to face league-leading West Virginia

11/06/2012

Hooker, Alvarado Named Scholar Athletes of the Month

Duo honor for achievements on and off the field

11/04/2012

Frogs Magical Run Comes To An End

Schafer scores lone goal for TCU.

11/03/2012

TCU Faces Baylor in Big 12 Championship Game

Fans can watch the game on Fox Sports Net

10/31/2012

TCU vs. West Virginia (Big 12 Championships)

TCU defeated West Virginia 2-0 in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 Championships.

10/22/2012

TCU vs. Texas

TCU defeated Texas 1-0 to collect its first-ever Big 12 conference victory.

Mexican National Team
Alvarado landed a spot on the Mexican National Team roster for the 2011 World Cup and traveled with the squad to Germany for pool play against England, New Zealand and the eventual 2011 champion, Japan ... she was on the roster for all of the qualifying rounds to the World Cup, including Mexico's 2-1 win over the United States in the semifinals of the CONCACAF World Cup Qualifying in November 2010.

2011 (Junior)
One of three Frogs to start all 19 games... earned Academic All-Mountain West recognition ... had one goal and one assist from her midfield position... ranked fourth on the team in shot attempts (27)... found the back of the net on the road at Stephen F. Austin (Sept. 16)... assisted Natalie Werner on TCU's first goal of the season against Lamar (Aug. 21).

2010 (Sophomore at Mississippi State)
Started all 17 matches that she appeared in... tallied one point on the year with an assist in the season opener against Tennessee-Martin... an accurate shooter, 10 of her 16 shots were on goal (.625).

2009 (Freshman at Mississippi State)
Earned a spot on the SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll... missed just two matches in her inaugural season, starting every match she played in... tied for third on the team with six points, scoring two goals and assisting on two more... scored the game-winning goals in her first two collegiate matches, wins against Jackson State and Morehead State at the Ole Miss Invitational... put in a rebound off the post in the 59th minute to lift State to a season-opening win against Jackson State... headed in the game-winner (64th minute) against Morehead State... selected SEC Freshman of the Week after assisting both game-winning goals in 1-0 wins at South Alabama and Northwestern (La.) State.

High School/Club
Competed on Mexico's U17 squad that advanced to the 2008 CONCACAF U17 Championship in Trinidad & Tobago... member of the North Texas Olympic Development Program for five years, helping the squad to the 2007 national championship Region III championship from 2005-07... played club soccer for Chris Ring's FC Dallas `91 squad that advanced to the 2008 Southern Regional and Premier League West finals... helped FC Dallas to the 2007-08 Lake Highland Girls Classic League title... a three-time 5-5A First Team All-District selection, and the 2008 Midfielder of the Year for Matt Colvin at Southlake Carroll High School... guided the team to the Texas 5A state championship in 2008 and two-straight district titles in 2006 and 2007... played on the Carroll squad that advanced to the region quarterfinals in 2007, a year after advancing to the region finals.

Personal
Daughter of Paul and Elsa... has three older sisters, Jessica, Michelle and Jennifer... majoring in accounting.


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