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Welma Luus
Player Profile:
Welma Luus 1396837
Position: Forward
Height: 5'8"
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Pretoria, South Africa
High School: Waterkloof

As a senior (2014): Has seen action in 11 games far this year...scored twice in Terps' 8-1 win at Princeton...opened the scoring 15 minutes in when she buried a shot for a 1-0 lead, then made it a 4-0 lead in the second half with a high shot (Oct. 15)...scored Terps' fifth goal in 8-2 win at #19 Indiana (Oct. 24).

As a junior (2013): Saw action in 18 games...took a shot vs. #20 New Hampshire (Aug. 31)...scored first career goal in 55th minute vs. #17 Drexel (Sept. 8)...added a goal and an assist in Terps' win vs. Columbia (Sept. 14)...scored with a reverse shot in the 54th minute in Terps' win over Hofstra (Oct. 8)...scored Terps' final goal in 4-1 rout vs. #5 Virginia when she took a hard shot from the top of the circle in the 53rd minute (Oct. 25)...member of 2013 ACC Championship team...named to the ACC Honor Roll.

Before Maryland: Played tennis at Maryland for three years...played on South Afrian U18 team...was a three-sport athlete in track and field, field hockey and tennis in high school...ran 400 and 800m hurdles.

Personal: Daughter of Hennie and Rosa Magdalena Luus ... has two siblings Anel  and HP... both parents are tennis coaches...lists Andy Roddick as her sports hero ... enrolled as a kinesiology major in the School of Public Health.

Goals: 2, at Princeton (Oct. 15, 2014)
Assists: 1, vs. Columbia (Sept. 14, 2013)
Points: 4, at Princeton (Oct. 15, 2014)

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