|High School:||Rockford Boylan Catholic|
Bulldog Career: Career Statistics.
2011 Season (Sophomore): Match-By-Match Statistics.
2010 Season (Freshman): Match-By-Match Statistics . . . Played in 12 matches and collected four starts . . . Accumulated 630 minutes in playing time, which included 415 in conference matches alone . . . Logged a season-best 110 minutes in overtime tie at Lewis (10/12) . . . Garnered 90 minutes of action apiece against Ashland (9/24) and at nationally top-ranked Grand Valley State (10/30) in regular-season finale . . . Chalked up 88 minutes at Northern Michigan (11/2) in a GLIAC Tournament Quarterfinal Round match.
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) played on the 2010 national champion 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 . . . FSU Letters: One . . . Majoring in health care systems administration.
Career Match Highs
Minutes Played: 110 at Lewis, 10/12/10
Shots on Goal: None