Born May 4th, 1990... Majoring in Journalism with a minor in Communications... Aspires to devote her life to furthering the Kingdom in whatever ministry the Lord may lead her to. Her heart gravitates towards overseas missions and girl's ministries here in the United States. She would love to write and speak in both of these opportunities. She would also love to coach soccer on the side or somehow work in athletics and use that as a platform to make Christ known... Chose PBA because of the Christian atmosphere, location, the women's soccer program, and her major... Favorite verse is Ecclesiastes 3:11... Favorite team is MagicJack... Favorite athlete is Michelle Akers... Daughter of Greg and Debbie Kappas... Has one sister, Tiffany.
Polished off her career as a Sailfish in fine fashion as she collected over 440 minutes in 15 games at the midfield position... Finished third on the team in goals scored at three, for a total of six points on the season...Honored for the second consecutive year as an NCCAA Scholar Athlete...Member of the 2011 NSCAA/Adidas Academic Team for the fourth straight year.
Added leadership and veteran play in her 19 games on the season...Honored as a NCCAA Scholar Athlete for her performance in the classroom...Recipient of the 2010 NSCAA/Adidas Team Academic Award for the third year in a row...Led her team to an NCCAA Tournament Second Place finish in 2010.
Contributed valuable minutes at the midfield position as she played in 18 games during her second season as a Sailfish... 2-time member of the PBA squad honored with the NSCAA's prestigious Adidas Team Academic Award in 2008 and 2009.
Played in all 21 games as a true freshman while making an immediate impact by starting 15 games... Played over 1000 minutes during freshman season while registering three shots.
Played high school soccer at Fort Myers High School where she competed for head coach Kara Martin as a mid-fielder... Honored as a Top Drawer Soccer Players to Watch List in 2007 and 2008... Named a Top Drawer Soccer Players to Watch List National Rankings Four Star Player Award in 2008... Top Drawer Soccer Best 11 in Florida (U-18 girls) ranking... Rivals.com National Players to Watch distinction in 2007 and 2008... A member of her high school's National Honor Society... Named to the National Society for High School Scholars.
Michele Kappas | #2 | MF
Hometown: West Palm Beach, Fla.
Previous School: Fort Myers HS