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Mercedes Cox

Class: Junior
Position: F
Height: 5-6

Previous School: Osbourn Park HS

Hometown: Manassas, Va.

2012 (So.)
• Competed in 21 games, including a pair of starts
• Tallied a pair of goals, including a marker in Liberty's 3-2 win at Davidson (Oct. 28), which clinched the NorPac East Division regular-season title
• Recorded eight shots on the year
• Tabbed to the NFHCA National Academic squad

2011 (Fr.)
• Played in all 17 of Liberty's games, earning 16 starts
• Tied for second on the team in goals (3)
• Contributed an assist in Lady Flames' 4-1 win over Roanoke (Oct. 5)
• Scored in victories over Christopher Newport (Sept. 11) and Washington & Lee (Oct. 8)

• Three-year letterwinner and starter at Osbourn Park High School
• Selected first team All-District and All-Region three consecutive years
• Named honorable mention for state of Virginia in 2009 and 2010
• Served as captain and named team MVP during 2010 season, leading her team to a 12-4 record
• Named as Osbourn Park's Most Outstanding Female Athlete of 2011
• Received Academic Athlete Award in 2008, 2010 and 2011
• Team won district championship in 2008
• Also lettered and started for three years in lacrosse, winning district championships in 2009 and 2010 and advancing to semifinals of state tournament in 2011

• Daughter of Charles and Maria Cox
• Birthday is Jan. 9
• Majoring in accounting with a minor in Spanish and buisness
• Father, Charles, participated in crew at Washington State