24 Jacque Sahlberg
24 Jacque Sahlberg
Height: 5-5
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Boise, ID
High School: Boise
Position: D
Before Yale: First team all-conference selection at Boise High School... Three-year varsity letterwinner... Team captain... Captain of the conference All Star game... Recipient of the CHA Award as player of the year... Boise was state runner up in 2005 and 2006... Helped lead Les Bois United club team to two state championships and one US Club regional final... Team was the 2008 futsal regional champion in 2008 and regional finalist in 2007... Spent five years with the ODP state team and was an ODP captain...Will also run track at Yale... Was the second female in Idaho to break five minutes in the mile in the spring of her junior year... Helped lead Boise cross country team to two state championships... Member of the Junior Olympic national championship team in 2006. "When I was seven years old, my club soccer coach read my team a poem by an anonymous author entitled 'Dream Big.' Since this time 'Dream Big' has become his slogan and a motto I live by. With my father being a Harvard man, and my competitive drive to beat him out, Yale became my biggest dream. I am thrilled to be a Bulldog and join the Yale women's soccer team."