CAREER: In 44 career games played at Pitt, Surma has started 39 as a defender, registered three career points on 10 shots.
2005: Played in 18 games and started in 17 as a key anchor in Pitt's defense...recorded a career best of seven shots in 2005.
2004: Started and appeared in 16 games on the year...key contributor in Pitt defense...totaled one assist and scored one goal...earned her first point by assisting Rachel Vecchio in a 2-0 victory over Bowling Green (Aug. 29)...scored Pitt's lone goal in a 1-1 tie against Syracuse (Oct. 1)...registered two shots on the season.
2003: Appeared in 10 games, while starting six...recorded one shot against Rutgers (Oct. 12)...named a 2003-04 Big East Academic All-Star.
HIGH SCHOOL: Helped Upper St. Clair High School to three WPIAL District Championships (1999, 2001, 2002) and Section Championships (1999-2002)...named All-Section, All-WPIAL, All-State, Eastern All-American, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and Pittsburgh Tribune-Review South Player of the Year and Washington County Almanac Player of the Year...member of the Beadling Soccer Club State Championship Teams in 2001 and 2002...member of the 2002 WPIAL Runner-Up basketball team...National Honor Society member.
PERSONAL: Born April 8, 1985...daughter of Victor and Kathy Surma...history of art & architecture major.