18 Jill Camburn
    Jill Camburn

    Class:
    Graduate Student

    Hometown:
    Doylestown, Pa.

    High School:
    Central Bucks West High School

    Height:
    5-8

    Position:
    F

    Birthdate:
    12/31/1987


    AT PROVIDENCE:

    2009: Started all 19 games for the Friars and led the team in goals (7), assists (4), points (18), shots (48) and was tied for second on the team in game-winning goals (2)... Her first game-winning goal was in a 2-1 victory over Saint Joseph's on 8/28 where she scored twice... Her second game winner was in a 1-0 victory over Villanova on 10/4... Named to the BIG EAST Honor Roll on 9/7.

    2008: Started all 17 games for the Friars... Led team in goals (four), assists (four) and points (12)...Netted the game winner vs. UMass on 9/21... Named to the BIG EAST Honor Roll on two occasions (week of 10/7 and 10/27).

    2007: Started four games before suffering an injury vs. Hartford on 9/14... Totaled 10 shots on the season.

    2006: Started 16 of 17 games for Providence... Led the team in points (11) and goals (five)... Scored her first collegiate goal in the win over Lafayette on 9/8... Recorded two goals in 2-1 victory over DePaul on 10/13.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Played four years of varsity soccer at Central Bucks West High School... Named the North Penn Reporter Female Athlete of the Year... As a freshman, scored the winning goal in the Pa. State AAAA Championship game en route to being named the Philadelphia Inquirer Rookie of the Year and receiving C.B. West's Outstanding Offensive Player Award... A Special Olympics volunteer as well as a member of the National Honor Society and the Distinguished Honor Roll.

    CLUB SOCCER: Played with the FC Bucks Strikers in 2005 and 2006... Captained the Lenape Valley United in 2003 and 2004... Led teams in scoring and netted the game-winner in the United's 1-0 Championship-round victory over Brondby in the Dana Cup (Hjorring, Denmark)... Was a member of the 2003 Eastern Pennsylvania U-16 ODP team.

    PERSONAL: Born December 31, 1987... Daughter of Arlene and Don Camburn, who played soccer at E. Stroudsburg Univ. before playing 11 years in the USL... Has an older sister, Erin, and two older brothers, Mike and Dave... Elementary/special education major.

    FAVORITE ATHLETES: Chase Utley, Terrell Owens and Tiger Woods.

    FAVORITE TEAMS: All Philadelphia sports teams.

    HOBBIES: Watching sports and playing Nintendo.