Seventh-Seeded Colonials to Face Second-Seeded La Salle in Quarterfinals on Thursday Morning
Wallis, Colonials Snap Explorers' Unbeaten Streak Dating Back to 2010
Sophomore Brooke Bean Tallies First Collegiate Goal
Rookie Tallies Two Goals to Lift Colonials
Colonials Have Won 11-of-16 Over Eagles
High School: Three-time New Jersey Girls' Soccer Coaches Association All-State selection...Earned all-state statistics leader status in 2011...Named to All-Independence First Team in 2011 and 2012...During sophomore season earned spot on All-NJAC Second Team, All-Morris County Third Team and All-Independence Honorable Mention honors...Named All-Morris County Forward of the Year and All-Morris County First Team in 2011...Earned New Jersey Girls' Soccer Coaches Association sectional recognition and was named to All-Morris County Third Team in 2012...Also competed for FC Copa Real...Owned a 4.0 grade-point average...Member of German National Honors Society and was a three-year member of German Club.
Personal: Born Paulina Rose Proska on Jan. 29, 1995 in Chapel Hill, NC...Daughter of Paula and Daniel Proska...Has one brother, Kenny...Intends to major in biology.
Head Coach Sarah Barnes on Lina: "A smart, crafty dribbler, Lina is a scoring threat in the attacking third. She spent her early years in Germany, developing her vision, a solid understanding of movement off the ball and the ability to run at defenders. The competitive training environment surrounding her club team has prepared her to make an impact."