Played in 15 games...two assists for two points...assists came against Kansas and Alabama...seven shots, two on goal.
Appeared in 18 games with 10 starts...Scored first goal of the season vs. Vandy on a header...Also had a header goal vs. Alabama Oct. 22, and tallied Georgia's first goal vs. Tennessee Oct. 30...Recorded an assist vs. Kennesaw State on Aug. 21...Finished with three goals and two assists for eight points, tied for fifth on the team...Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll.
Appeared in all 23 games making 23 starts...Started the first half of the season at outside midfield then moved to defensive midfield in the second half of the season...Scored penalty kick goal against Kentucky.
Recorded the first hat trick ever by a Georgia freshman with three goals against Wisconsin in her second game as a Bulldog on Sept. 2...The hat trick was the first by any UGA player since 2003 and became just the fifth Bulldog ever to accomplish the feat...For that hat-trick effort, earned SEC Freshman of the Week, SoccerBuzz Elite Team of the Week and Georgia Nike Invitational MVP honors...Finished the year as the second-leading point-getter (18), tied for the leader in assists (6) and was the team's third-leading goal-scorer (6)...Also notched two game-winning goals, including the overtime game-winner against #12 South Carolina in Athens...Named to the SoccerBuzz Freshman All-America and Southeast Region All-Freshman Teams.
High School (Holy Innocents)
4-year starter...Two-time First-Team All-County (North Fulton) selection...2005 Team MVP and leading assist/goal scorer...Earned Top Gun award, setting school record for most goals and most assists in a single season as a freshman...2003 First-Team All-County (North Fulton) selection for Cross Country.
Member of Tophat Gold 07 from 1993-2007...2007 Qualified for Region III Regionals in June...2006 Region III Premier League Runner-Up...2006 Georgia State Semifinalist...2005 Region III Premier League Champion...2005 Region III Regionals...2004 Region III Regionals - Semifinalist...2003 USYSA National Championships - Bronze Medal...2003 Region III Champions and Georgia State Cup...2004 U15 National Team Training Camp - Carson, Calif....2003 U14 National Training Camp - Massachusetts...2003 Region III ODP Team - Interregional Event, Boca Raton, Fla....2001, 2003 Montevallo Region III Camp.
Born May 5, 1989...Daughter of Mark and Ginger Simpson...Has an older sister, Susan (22), who played soccer at Agnes Scott; is now a first-year law student at George Washington...Mark is a UGA graduate.