Marlen Knoph
Marlen  Knoph


Fjellhamar, Norway

High School:




Pre-Business Administration


Oakland Places 73 on Summit League Academic Honor Roll

The Golden Grizzlies had 36 student-athletes named as Distinguished Scholars


Oakland Suffers NCAA Tournament Loss to No. 15 Texas A&M, 3-0

It was the first trip to the NCAA Tournament second round for the Golden Grizzlies.


Oakland Beats WIU 1-0 to Clinch League Title

Brianne Horne scored the winner for the Golden Grizzlies.


Oakland Beats IUPUI 1-0 to Clinch Tournament Spot

Alyssa Fulton netted the match-winner for the Golden Grizzlies.


Oakland hosts IUPUI and WIU in Regular Season's Final Weekend

The Golden Grizzlies celebrate Senior Day against WIU on Sunday at 1 p.m.


Oakland def IPFW 2-0 - Summit League Championship

Oakland beat IPFW 2-0 to claim the 2012 Summit League Women's Soccer Championship on Nov. 4, 2012.


Oakland vs Western Illinois - Oct. 28, 2012

Oakland clinched The Summit League regular season title with a 1-0 win over Western Illinois at the OU Soccer Field.


Oakland vs SDSU - Oct. 7, 2012

The Golden Grizzlies beat SDSU 1-0 at the OU Soccer Field with a goal from Meghan Reynolds.


Oakland vs NDSU - Oct. 5, 2012

Oakland downed NDSU 2-1 with goals by Abigail Haelewyn and Marlen Knoph at the OU Soccer Field.


Oakland vs. Michigan

The Oakland women's soccer team faced off against Michigan on Sunday afternoon at the OU Soccer Field

Game-by-Game Stats | Career Stats

▪ Saw action in 21 matches, making 7 starts
▪ Finished the year second on the team in goals and tied for third in assists and points
▪ Scored four goals and dished out three assists for 11 points
▪ Started the season with a point in each of the first three matches
▪ Netted the match-winning goal against North Dakota State (10/5)
▪ Had a goal and an assist against NDSU

▪ Saw action in 20 games for OU, making 6 starts
▪ Scored her first goal of the season against South Dakota (10/7)
▪ Posted her first assist of the season against Pittsburgh (9/11)
▪ Assisted on a goal against Southern Utah (10/23)
▪ Earned a spot on The Summit League All-Academic Team

▪ One of only six players to see action in all 20 games for OU, making 16 starts
▪ Finished the season with five goals and three assists for 13 points
▪ Had a goal and an assist against both Rochester College (8/21) and Youngstown State (9/17)
▪ Assisted on the match-winning goal against IUPUI
▪ A Summit League All-Academic Team member
▪ Named one of College Soccer 360's Primetime Performers of the Week on Oct. 26

▪ Saw action in 17 games drawing nine starts
▪ Scored one goal and had two assists to total four points
▪ Set up the game-winning goal against Oral Roberts (10/18)
▪ Scored her first collegiate goal versus IPFW (10/23)
▪ Named to the Summit League All-Academic team

Prior to Oakland:
▪ Played with the Fjellhamar team from 1999-2005 and Team Strommen from 2005-09
▪ Won the Norway Cup with Team Strommen in 2007, and three indoor conference cups.

Full Name: Marlen Sofie Knoph
Birthdate: December 29, 1989
Parents: Ole Petter Knoph and Anne Sofie Knoph
Siblings: Kaja and Ole
>Cousin Phillip Braathen, played soccer for Oakland from 2001-03

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