3  Abby Barber
Abby Barber
Hometown:
Hurricane, W.Va.

High School:
Hurricane HS

Height:
5-7

Position:
Defender

Birthdate:
05/15/1992

03/27/2012

Herd Student-Athletes' Academics Recognized by C-USA

165 Marshall student-athletes were named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

2011 (Sophmore) : Played in 3 games for the Herd starting in 1 of those games attempted 1 shot on goal... Earned a spot on the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

2010 (Freshman): Appeared in two games during her freshman campaign, vs. Cleveland State and Liberty...Made her lone start against Cleveland State in the season-opener...Tallied one shot on the season...Named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll... Earned C-USA Academic Medal.

High School: Team captain of the AAA State Runner-Up...A First Team AAA All-State selection...Charleston Daily Mail Defender of the Year, helping her team to 16 shutouts...ESPN Rise All-American Honorable Mention...Two-time First Team All-MSAC and two-time First Team All-Kanawha Valley...Second Team AAA All-State during her junior season...A member of the AAA State Champion track team...Participated in the 2009 North-South Game in Fairmont, West Virginia...Won five consecutive WV State Championships with the West Virginia Soccer Club "Goal Girls" and in 2007 led the team in goals scored...A member of the 2007 and 2008 West Virginia State ODP team...2009 Hurricane High School Homecoming Queen...Earned first place at the Putnam County High School 2009 Art Show.

Personal: Born May 15, 1992...Daughter of Mike and Amy Barber...Major is education.