Colonials Ready For A-10 Title Run
Lise Backman Scores First Career Goal, GW Unbeaten in a Record Eight Straight
2004: Recorded a goal and an assist in GW's 2-2 tie against Creighton in the championship game of the Diadora Classic (9/12) ... Named to the Diadora Class All-Tournament Team ... Scored a goal in GW's 2-0 victory over St. Bonaventure (10/17) ... Started all 19 GW games ... Named to the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2003: Saw playing time in all 19 games, starting 17... Ranked fourth on the team with four points ... Tallied her first career goal in a 1-0 victory against Massachusetts ... Recorded assists versus Temple and American...Named to the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2002: Started every match as a freshman...Tied for the team lead with four assists...Named to the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
Prior to GW: Part of the U-19 Canadian National Team Pool ... John Abbott College 2001-02 team MVP ... 2001-02 Canadian College Athletics Association (CCAA) All-Canadian Team pick ... 2001 MVP of Quebec's AAA Senior Elite League ... Trained at Canada's high national, high performance training center for five years.
Personal: Lise Trene Backman ... Born in Montreal, Quebec ... Daughter of John and Elizabeth Backman ... Two brothers, Paul (24) and Daniel (19) ... Speaks French ... Enjoys swimming and playing squash ... Majoring in international affairs.
Women’s Soccer Continues A-10 Play
The George Washington women’s soccer squad returns to action on Thursday at 3:30 p.m. to host Saint Joseph’s at the GW Soccer Field on the Mount ...
Women's Soccer Edged By Saint Louis, 1-0
The George Washington women’s soccer squad battled to the last minute of play in regulation, but were edged by Saint Louis, 1-0, when a Billikens’...
Women's Soccer Extends Win Streak at Richmond
The George Washington women’s soccer squad earned their fourth straight shutout victory on Thursday evening when they squashed the Richmond Spiders, 2-...
Women's Soccer Set for Pair of Weekend Matches
The George Washington women's soccer squad will continue conference action on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. with a trip to Richmond, Virginia to take on the Spiders ...
Women’s Soccer Downs St. Bonaventure, 2-0
The George Washington women’s soccer squad picked up its eighth win in nine games and its fourth consecutive home victory when it dropped St....
Women’s Soccer Earns 1-0 Victory over Fordham
The George Washington women’s soccer squad picked up their third consecutive home victory when they edged Fordham, 1-0, on Thursday evening at the GW...
Women's Soccer Returns Home to Host Fordham and St. Bonaventure
The George Washington women's soccer squad returns home after its season-long four-game road trip on Thursday at 4 p.m. when it hosts Fordham at the GW...
Women's Soccer Tops Rhode Island, 1-0
The George Washington women’s soccer team edged Rhode Island, 1-0, to notch its first victory in conference play on Sunday afternoon at the URI Sports ...