24 Lillian Bitner
24 Lillian Bitner
Height: 6-0
Year: So.
Hometown: Boulder, Colo.
High School: Fairview
Previous College: Calhoun
Position: F
Major: Undeclared

2013: Recipient of the team’s Most Improved Player Award… Appeared in 12 games off the bench.

Off the Field:

  • Master's Aide in Calhoun College to help organize events to help make Calhoun College the best it possibly can be
  • Director of Logistics on the environmental Global Brigades board, where we organize and fundraise to plan a trip to Panama to help build environmental sustainable infrastructure in the community
  • Summer study abroad in Paris as part of a French language immersion program

Before Yale: All-state, all-region and all-conference selection at Fairview High School… Team captain and team most valuable player as a senior… Helped lead Fairview to 5A state final as a junior… Named to all-state academic first team… Played club soccer for FC Boulder, which was ranked first in Colorado.

Why Yale? “Yale became my first choice the minute I stepped on campus. I loved the strong sense of tradition and community. I am so excited to spend the next four years in an environment that will nurture both my love of soccer and learning.”