Frances Silva

frances-silva-2012-headshotHeight: 5’4”Hometown: Overland Park, KS Born: November 11, 1992 Position: Forward College: West Virginia Twitter: @fasilva9

Silva, who was a local soccer star led the Mountaineers offensively and was instrumental in winning the Big-12 tournament. Her senior season she had 43 points with 15 goals and 13 assists. Named Soccer America’s MVP and named Big-12 Scholar Athlete in 2013. Silva was also named a MAC Hermann Trophy Semi-Finalist and was honored with the Capital-One Academic All America of the Year. In 2012, Silva started all 20 matches and led the team with 11 goals for the season.