UALR Soccer BIO
2 Ariel Galletti
2013 All-Sun Belt Second Team
2013: Named to the All-Sun Belt Second Team at the end of the season...Finished the year with six points on a goal and four assists, good for third on the team in scoring...Started all but one game for the Trojans and racked up 1,342 minutes -- fourth-most on the roster...Moved into a tie for 15th all-time at UALR with her 10th career goal in the Aug. 27 game against UAPB...Scored two assists in the season opener against Southern...Took a season-high six shots and four shots on goal at Murray State (Sept. 1)...Earned an assist on the Trojans' lone goal against Kansas City (Sept. 6)...Picked up her final assist of the season against Georgia State (Oct. 18)...Ends the season tied for 15th on the school career goals list with 10, ninth on the school assist list with eight and 13th on the points list with 28...Named to the Sun Belt Conference Academic Honor Roll for achieving a grade point average of 3.0 to 3.49.
2012: Played in all 18 matches with 16 starts as a sophomore … Finished the season third on the team with 1,385 minutes played, including all 90 in six different matches … Led the team in points (13), goals (5) and assists (3) … Put 18 of 32 shots on target for a .562 shots-on-goal percentage … Her 18 shots on goal were also a team high … Scored UALR’s first goal of the season in a 3-1 loss to Austin Peay on Aug. 19 … Assisted on the Trojans’ lone goal at Central Arkansas (Sept. 5) … Totaled three points on a goal and an assist in UALR’s 4-0 win over UAPB (Sept. 9) … Collected an assist against North Texas (Oct. 14) … Added two goals in the Trojans’ 3-1 win over Florida Atlantic (Oct. 18) … Scored UALR’s only goal in a 3-1 loss to Arkansas State (Oct. 26) in the regular-season finale … Her nine career goals are good enough to tie for 15th on UALR’s all-time list...Named to the Sun Belt Conference Commissioner's List for maintaining a GPA above 3.5.
2011: Played in 19 games and made four starts as a freshman in 2011 … Led the team with nine points on four goals and an assist on the season … Scored her first goal in just the second game of her collegiate career at Memphis on Aug. 21 … Netted two goals in the Trojans’ 4-1 victory over Florida Atlantic on Sept. 25 … Her final goal of the season served as the game-winner in a 1-0 overtime victory against Louisiana-Lafayette on Oct. 9 … Assisted on a goal in UALR’s 2-1 win against UCA on Sept. 16 … Put 10 of her 15 shots on frame for a .667 shots-on-goal percentage … Played a total of 798 minutes on the year, including a season-high 68 at Northwestern State on Aug. 26.
High School: Played her high school soccer under head coach Brendan Wydra at Birmingham Community HS in Lake Balboa, Calif. … Helped her team to a Valley Invitational Championship and a Ganesha Varsity Soccer Tournament Title … Played club soccer for the Westside Breakers, who finished second in the Coast Soccer League in the 2009-10 season … Prior to her time with the Westside Breakers, she played for the Los Angeles Rampage Blue (U15-U18) and Valley United (U-12-U-14).
Personal: Full name is Ariel Marie Galletti … Born on December 21, 1992 in Miami, Fla. … Parents are Richard and Jeneva Galletti … Has one brother, Angelo … Majoring in business.