Anna Podojil - Soccer - Arkansas Razorbacks

#16 Anna Podojil

16 | F | Jr. | 5-5 | Cincinnati, Ohio | Indian Hill HS | Ohio Elite SA ECNL

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As a Sophomore (2020-21)

Became the first USC First Team All-American and SEC Forward of the Year in program history… Was named the first MAC Hermann Award semifinalist in school history… Racked up seven goals and a team-leading 10 assists and 24 points… Her 10 assists were tied for the SEC lead and fifth nationally while she was second in the league in points… Her seven goals were second on the team and she had two braces during the season… Recorded two goals and two assists for six points in a 4-1 victory at Kentucky (Sept. 27)… Put away two goals and an assist in a 7-0 win against Missouri State (Feb. 23)… Added a game-winner in Arkansas’ first all-time matchup with Arkansas State in the 61st-minute… Was second on the team with 47 shots and led the team with 32 SOG… Played in 1,345 minutes, going the full 90 in nine matches… Named to the SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll while majoring in Nursing.

As a Freshman (2019)

Started in all 23 matches during her freshman campaign, logging 1,740 minutes … Became the first SEC Freshman of the Year in program history … Podojil and Haley VanFossen were named the first USC All-Americans in school history … Was named the United Soccer Coaches National Player of the Week on two occasions … Three-time SEC Freshman of the Week and one-time SEC Offensive Player of the Week … Led the team with 35 points and 14 goals … Her 14 goals tied for second nationally among rookies and ranked second in the entire conference … Dished out seven assists for the fourth most on the squad … Tallied a point in an eight game stretch from Aug. 29 through Sept. 26 when the Razorbacks outscored opponents 26-1, racking up six goals and two assists … Netted a hat trick and an assist in a 6-1 route over Mississippi State on Oct. 13 … Scored the game-winner in Arkansas’ program-first win over a top-ranked North Carolina squad on Sept. 15 … Notched five game-winners including a 59th-minute goal against Florida in the SEC Tournament to send the Razorbacks back to the SEC title game for the fourth-straight season … Delivered an assist to Parker Goins for a goal in the first round of the NCAA Tournament against North Texas.

Invited to three USWNT U18 training camps and part of USWNT player pool for the U18 age group … Ranked in IMG Top 150 as the No. 35 player in the nation, No. 8 player among forwards and the No. 3 player in the Great Lakes Region for the 2019 recruiting class, according to Top Drawer Soccer.

High School
2017 Ohio Female Soccer Player of the Year … Played for Indian Hill High School under coach Amy Dunlap … Led Indian Hill to first Ohio Division II state title in 2017, going undefeated at 22-0-1 … Finished her junior season with a team-leading 38 goals and 17 assists (93 points) in 21 games … Set a school record for goals (38) in a single season and already has the school’s career scoring record (112 goals) … Named a 2017 United Soccer Coaches High School All-American … United Soccer Coaches High School All-Region in 2016 and 2017 … First team all-league and all-city in 2015, 2016 and 2017 … First team all-state in 2016 and 2017 … Both parents, Rebecca and Dan Podojil, ran track and field for Miami (OH) University from 1993-97.