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Brittany Basinger
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Brittany Basinger

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Purcellville, Va.

High School:
Woodgrove

Height:
5-7

Position:
D


07/21/2014

Q&A with U.S. U-20 Team Member Rose Chandler

This is Chandler's first experience with the U-20 team.

07/17/2014

Basinger, Chandler Named to U.S. U-20 Women's National Team

Penn State is one of three universities with two-or-more players represented on the U-20 roster.

07/15/2014

Four Women's Soccer Players Looking to Shine on the International Stage

Brittany Basinger, Rose Chandler and Emily Ogle will compete for spots on the U.S. Under-20 and Under-18 Women's National Teams and Raquel Rodriguez is a member of the Costa Rican Women's National Team

05/20/2014

Lions Release Challenging Slate for 2014

PSU will face 12 opponents that qualified for the 2013 NCAA Tournament

04/14/2014

Penn State Wraps Up Successful Spring Season

The Nittany Lions went undefeated and did not concede a goal through five spring games

CONCACAF WOMEN'S U-20 CHAMPION (2013)
ALL-BIG TEN FRESHMAN TEAM (2013)

2013
All-Big Ten Freshman Team honoree ... Started all 23 matches, spending 1,762 minutes on the field ... Dished out two assists: against Illinois (10/20) and at Nebraska (10/27) ... Took six shots, four of which were on goal ... Garnered Academic All-Big Ten honors.

U.S. NATIONAL TEAM EXPERIENCE
Member of the U-20 Women's National Team that won the 2014 CONCACAF U-20 Women's Championship ... Played on the U17 Women's National Team and in the U17 Women's World Cup in the fall of 2012.

BEFORE PENN STATE
Coached by Erin Barrett and Jesse Shehan at Woodgrove High ... Helped lead her team to the 2012 AA VHSL State Championship as well as the district and region championships ... Named to the All-District and All-Region teams ... Also lettered in basketball for three years.

CLUB EXPERIENCE
Played for FC Virginia ECNL, coached by Paul Ellis and Carolyn Rice.

PERSONAL
Full name is Brittany Basinger ... Born June 30, 1995 in Sterling, Va. ... Parents are Jeff and Jackie Basinger ... Has one brother, JB, and one sister, Brooke ... Father played football at Salem University ... Plans to major in kinesiology and either pursue a professional career or attend physical therapy school.

WHY I CHOSE PENN STATE
I chose Penn State because of the atmosphere that surrounds not only the campus but the soccer team as well. Everyone is a big family.

Year GP-GS Mins Goals Assists Points GWG Shots
2013 23-23 1762 0 2 2 0 6
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