Hometown: Kalamazoo, Mich.
Major: Animal Science, Nutrition
A three-time co-captain for the Buckeyes, Cassie Dickerson was named a 2010 NSCAA first team All-American after garnering Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year honors. Dickerson started all 24 games for the Buckeyes in 2010, anchoring a defense that recorded 12 shutouts after 13 in 2009. After battling back from multiple knee injuries, Dickerson helped lead the Buckeyes to a 31-8-4 record over her last two seasons in games she started, including a 2010 Big Ten title and NCAA College Cup appearance. The two-time Academic All-Big Ten selection also was named one of 15 semifinalists for the MAC Hermann Trophy, the most prestigious individual award in intercollegiate soccer. She plans to pursue a career in law.