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Sydnie Thibodaux Season 2023

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Sydnie Thibodaux Season 2023

PositionMIDFIELDER
Height5-5
ClassJunior
HometownMontgomery, Texas

HONORS & AWARDS
SEC Academic Honor Roll (2022)

First Appearance: Aug. 19, 2021 at Samford
First Goal: Nov. 4, 2021 vs. Arkansas
First Assist: Sept. 8, 2022 vs. UMass Lowell
First Start: Sept. 22, 2022 at Arkansas 

JUNIOR SEASON (2023)
Saw 510 minutes of action over 14 matches, including four starts... scored two goals and assisted on one other... placed five of seven shots on frame (.714 SOG)... found the back of the net in the 81st minute against No. 15 South Carolina (Sept. 29)... sealed Auburn's first top-10 win since 2017 with a 60th-minute game-winner from nearly 30 yards out to defeat No. 6 Arkansas 2-1... was her fourth career goal against a ranked opponent... played a career-high 72 mins in the scoreless draw against Texas A&M (Oct. 13)... picked up an assist on the final goal of the Tigers' 3-0 win against LSU (Oct. 22) on Senior Night... all four starts came in consecutive fashion, at No. 19 Alabama (Oct. 5) - at Florida (Oct. 19).

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2022)
Saw 331 minutes across 15 contests, earning her first two career starts... racked up two goals and an assist while placing five of 15 shots on goal (.333 SOG%)... found the back of the net in the match against Southern Miss (Aug. 21)... delivered the game-tying blow at No. 2 Florida State (Aug. 25) less than two minutes after checking into the match... saw 18 minutes and earned an assist in the 4-1 win against UMass Lowell (Sept. 8)... garnered her first career start and played a career-high 60 minutes at No. 20 Arkansas (Sept. 22)... also received the starting nod versus #13 Ole Miss, seeing 50 minutes in the midfield. 

FRESHMAN SEASON (2021)
Played in 15 games in her first season on the Plains … logged 268 minutes in the midfield … totaled two points on one goal … registered eight shots … made her Auburn debut in the season opener at Samford (Aug. 18) … played 31 minutes and took two shots in a 5-0 win vs. Alabama A&M (Sept. 9) … saw action in nine of 10 SEC contests, including playing 20 or more minutes four times … played a season-high 47 minutes and scored her first career goal in Auburn’s SEC Tournament semifinal contest vs. Arkansas (Nov. 4) … logged 27 minutes and tallied two shots in the team’s NCAA Tournament contest vs. Samford (Nov. 12).

CLUB
Competed for the Houston Dash Youth Academy of the U.S. Soccer Development Academy … invited to U.S. Soccer Youth National Team Regional ID Center in Dallas in 2021 … considered a three-star recruit by Top Drawer Soccer … rated the No. 27 player in Texas … six-time TDS Girls DA Weekly Standout.

HIGH SCHOOL
Attended Lake Creek High School … didn’t play soccer due to DA restrictions.  

PERSONAL
Daughter of Lindsey and Joseph Thibodaux.