|Hometown:||Oak Ridge, N.C.|
|High School:||Northwest Guilford|
2008: Played in 20 games with 11 starts, including the last seven games of the season ... scored five points on her first career goal and a career-high three assists ... her lone goal was the game-winner in a 3-2 win over Furman on Oct. 19 ... all three assists on the season were on game-winning goals ... assisted on UNCG's second goal in a 4-1 win over Chattanooga (9/26) ... also had assists in back-to-back games late in the season, in wins over Elon (10/30) and Appalachian State (11/2) ... part of a defensive unit that posted 12 shutouts and a 0.79 goals against average.
2007: Named to the Southern Conference All-Tournament Team ... saw time in all 22 games for the Spartans and received the starting nod 16 times ... tallied eight shots with three on goal ... part of a Spartan defensive line that gave up just 19 goals in 22 matches for a 0.85 GAA ... was on the field for a season-high 99 minutes in a 3-2, overtime victory against College of Charleston on Oct. 28 ... registered a season-high two shots against The Citadel (10/18).
2006: Named to the Southern Conference All-Tournament team ... one of two Spartans to start all 23 matches ... part of a solid defense that posted a 1.02 GAA and eight shutouts for UNCG ... tallied an assist in a 6-0 victory over The Citadel (10/27) for one point on the season ... recorded six shots ... had three shots in the 4-0 win over Elon (10/31).
High school/club: Played three seasons at Northwest Guilford for former UNCG standout Jennifer Kennedy ... named all-state and All-Metro Conference three times and team Most Valuable Player twice ... also played one year of basketball for the Vikings ... also played for the '87 CASL Spartan Elite club team for coach Jay Howell ... the 2005 squad finished third at the US Youth Soccer Nationals and was a Region III champion ... was a member of the ODP Region III pool in 2005 ... was named to the NCYSA ODP team twice.
Personal: Elizabeth Leigh Riordon ... born April 7, 1988, in Newnan, Ga. ... daughter of Bill and Libby Riordon ... has three older brothers, Judson, Ben and Will ... Will played soccer at the United States Naval Academy ... cousin Gwen Brown graduated from UNCG in 1972 ... majoring in parks and recreation.