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Vanessa Ogbonna
Vanessa  Ogbonna

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Tramore, Waterford, Ireland

High School:
Stella Maris Secondary

Height:
5-8

Position:
Forward

Birthdate:
07/06/1996


10/27/2017

OAKLAND ENDS SEASON WITH 1-0 LOSS TO UIC

The Golden Grizzlies end their season 3-14-1, 3-6 in the Horizon League.

10/21/2017

OAKLAND DEFEATS IUPUI, 2-1 ON SENIOR DAY

The Golden Grizzlies scored two goals within the first 15 minutes

10/14/2017

OAKLAND FALLS TO MILWAUKEE ON HOMECOMING

The Golden Grizzlies host Northern Kentucky Wednesday, Oct. 18 at 7 p.m. at the Oakland Soccer Field

10/13/2017

OAKLAND WELCOMES MILWAUKEE FOR HOMECOMING WEEKEND

Saturday’s game will be broadcast on ESPN3

10/07/2017

OAKLAND FALLS TO WRIGHT STATE, 2-0

The Golden Grizzlies will take on Milwaukee Saturday, Oct. 14 at the Oakland Soccer Field at 7 p.m.

11/08/2015

2015 Horizon League Women's Soccer Championship: Oakland vs. Wright State

2015 Horizon League Women's Soccer Championship: Oakland vs. Wright State The Golden Grizzlies captured their first Horizon League title in a 1-0 OT victory. 11-8-15 Credit: Mike Gryniewicz

11/08/2015

Horizon League Semifinals: Oakland vs. Northern Kentucky

Horizon League Semifinals: Oakland vs. Northern Kentucky 11-5-15 Credit: Mike Gryniewicz

10/03/2015

Oakland vs. Valparaiso

Oakland vs. Valparaiso 10-3-15

09/30/2015

Oakland vs. Detroit - 9-30-15

Oakland and Detroit play to 1-1 draw 9-30-15

09/20/2015

Oakland vs. Duquesne

Oakland vs. Duquesne September 20, 2015

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2016
▪ Missed season due to injury

2015:
▪ Appeared in 20 games, making one start

▪ Scored her first-career goal against Green Bay on Sept. 20
▪ Recorded her first assist of her career against Northern Kentucky on Oct, 21
▪ Scored the game-tying goal against Valparaiso (Oct. 3)
▪ Named to Horizon League Fall 2015 Honor Roll


Academic Honors:
▪ Horizon League Academic Honor Roll (Fall 2015)
▪ Horizon League Academic Honor Roll (Fall 2016)

High School:
▪ Member of Tramore AFC, Cork City WFC, UCC Ladies soccer teams (2009-2012).
▪ Tramore AFC team won Leinster Cup several times; voted Player of the Match in Cup finals (2011).
▪ UCC Ladies team finished runner-up at Intervarsities (2015).
▪ Golden boot winner (2007).

Personal:
Full Name: Vanessa Ogbonna
Birthdate: July 6, 1996
Parents: Emmanuel and Sarah Ogbonna
Siblings: Emmanuel and Joy-Aislinn
Major: Wellness, health promotion and injury prevention

Top Three Reasons for Choosing Oakland:
1. Soccer coaching staff
2. Good facilities
3. Preferable majors and academic programs



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