#16 Cassie Hanson
Position: Forward
Height: 5'8"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Ogden, Utah
High School: Ogden HS
Experience: 1 Letter

Appeared in eight matches with 172 minutes played… Made first career start against Weber State (9-7-2014)… Scored one goal in team’s 4-2 win over Loyola-Chicago (9-12-2014)… Found the back of the net at San Jose State (9-28-2014)… Recorded an assist in her first career start against Weber State… Half of her six shots taken were on goal.

Redshirted the season due to an injury ... was named a Lobo Scholar-Athlete.

Played in nine matches up front and in the midfield for the Lobos, recording one assist in 69 minutes ... her one assist was a huge one, as she assisted on the tying goal at Texas with 36 seconds left, a game UNM would win 2-1 in overtime ... her original shot was saved before being knocked in my teammate Jordan Craig ... saw a career-high 15 minutes against Iowa State ... saw action in eight of the first nine games on the season ... was named Academic All-Mountain West.

Lettered for four seasons at Ogden High School in Utah ... as a senior she netted 20 goals and dished out 16 assists in leading the Tigers to a 17-2 record, winning the Region 11 championship and the Utah State Championship ... scored 30 goals in her high school career ... has come up big in the clutch as a senior, scoring the overtime winner in the state semifinals after hitting the clinching penalty kick in a shootout in the quarterfinals ... was named the 2011 Standard-Examiner Girls Soccer All-Area Most Valuable Player. She also was named All-State by ESPNHS soccer, 3A All-State MVP, All-Area, and she was Ogden High's Offensive MVP. Hanson also was honorable mention All-State in 2010 after netting six goals.

favorite player as Abby Wambach ... was a four-year honor roll member, a Future Business Leaders of America national finalist, and earned an HOSA Community Service Award ... is undecided on a major ... birthday is June 2, 1994.

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