23 Erica Padula
23 Erica Padula
Height: 5-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Panama City, Fla.
High School: A.C. Mosley
Previous College: Auburn University Montgomery
Position: F

Prior to GC: Comes to GC via Auburn University Montgomery of the NAIA with one year of eligibility remaining ... In 2008, Padula was second on the squad with 24 points, scoring 11 goals with a pair of assists ... In 2009 she missed time with an injury, getting six points with three goals in nine games ... In her junior season, she played in all 19 games, tallying four goals and an assist for nine points.

In High School: Played soccer under Erin Morris at A.C. Mosley High in Lynn Haven, Fla. ... Soccer MVP in 2008 ... Female Athlete of the Year ... Also played volleyball, earning Team MVP ... Led team in blocks and kills in 2008.

Personal: Daughter of Frank and Jan Padula ... Born Nov. 20, 1989 ... Majoring in marketing ... Has a Luke Bryan song for her ringtone ... Chose GC to play for her old coach, Hope Clark ... Lists winning as her biggest sports thrill ... Her pre-game ritual is loud country music ... Lists Friends as her favorite TV show.