Erchen Theys

Erchen Theys

Player Profile


Langdorp, Belgium

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NEW MEXICO: Poised to have an amazing senior season ... a natural athlete with a tireless work ethic and irreplacable attitude ... along with Rachael Addison, forms the nucleus of the team in the midfield ... will serve as one of three captains this season.

2002: Second on the team in points with six goals and four assists ... had back-to-back game-winning goals at Oakland (Sept. 19) and Evansville (Sept. 21) to carry the Lobos to victory in both games ... named MWC Player of the Week after her performance in the midwest (Sept. 23 )... logged 1,405 minutes, starting and playing in every game but one due to an ankle injury suffered at San Diego State ... fired 32 shots, third-best on the squad ... earned Verizon Academic All-America Second Team honors ... named to the Verizon Academic All America District IV Team ... member of the 2003 MWC all-academic team.

2001: Enjoyed a breakout sophomore season, earning second team all-MWC honors ... started all 18 games and notched a career-high 1,323 minutes ... led the team in scoring with 4 goals, tied for the team lead in points (8) and recorded a team-high 32 shots...14 shots (T10th) and two goals (T9th) in MWC games ... three shots on goal, including the game-winner in the Lobos' stunning 1-0 victory at BYU on Oct. 19 ... also found the back of the net vs. Furman, San Diego State and at Northern Arizona ... season-high five shots at Colgate in season-opener ... voted Offensive MVP by her teammates ... Academic All-MWC selection for second straight season.

2000: Voted Rookie of the Year by her teammates ... led all UNM freshmen with 11 starts and 1,245 minutes ... 22 shot were third on the team and tops among Lobo newcomers ... recorded a pair of assists in her first two games as a Lobo, including on the game-winning goal in the team's 2-1 double overtime victory over Northern Arizona on Aug. 27... f irst career goal was the game-winner in a 1-0 win at Wyoming on Oct. 15 ... Academic All-Mountain West honoree.

HIGH SCHOOL: Participated in track and field where she made the Belgium National finals in 1500m distance running.

PERSONAL: Born Feb. 22, 1982, in Aarschot, Belgium ... is the daughter of Jo Theys and Sylvie Van Wanghe ... has one sister, Lif ... major is International Management.

Monday, August 17
7:00 PM - 
Women's Soccer
vs. Fort Lewis (exhibition)
Friday, August 21
5:00 PM - 
Women's Soccer
at USC vs. Texas Tech
7:30 PM - 
Women's Soccer
vs. Florida State
Sunday, August 23
10:30 AM - 
Women's Soccer
at USC vs. Florida State
1:00 PM - 
Women's Soccer
vs. Texas Tech
Wednesday, August 26
6:00 PM - 
Women's Soccer
at New Mexico State
Sunday, August 30
1:00 PM - 
Women's Soccer
at Colorado