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SheenaFerguson

  • height 5-7
  • class Junior

Lipka on Ferguson: “Sheena is a real goal-scoring threat. She scored a ton in high school. She came to Kentucky to get the chance to play against the best competition, and that will start in fall practice when I expect she will work hard to earn playing time.”

Pre-College: First-team All-State selection from 2000-02 under Joe Grizzle at Russell High School … Holds KHSAA records for career goals (189), single-season goals (78) and consecutive games with four or more goals (8) … Scored six or more goals seven times in a four-year span, including a 13-goal KHSAA record-setting performance against West Carter in August of 2002 … Honorable mention All-State in 1999 … All- Area Player of the Year from 2000-02 … All Region 2000 & 2002; Led Russell to region titles in 2000 and 2002 and district titles in 2000, 2001 and 2002; MVP of the East Team in 2001 Kentucky All-Star game … Collected second-team All-State selections in track in 2000, 2001, and 2002 … All-State Track Honorable Mention 2003; State Track Runner-Up 2000, 2002, 2003; First Team Academic All-State 4 Years; Four-year member of Who’s Who Among American High School Students and Who’s Who Among American High School Athletes … Most Athletic 2003 … Played for Jack Defazio on West Virginia Rowdies club team.

Personal: Full name is Sheena Lea Ferguson … Born Oct. 14, 1984 … Parents are Mike Ferguson and Paula Queen … Lists breaking state career goals record as her most memorable moment in sports … Chose UK because she always wanted to be a Wildcat and because of the good coaches, soccer program and academics … Chose UK over Georgetown, Transylvania and Marshall.

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