Warren Hills HS
At Delaware: Second-year player who will look to earn a starting position on the Blue Hen forward unit.
2011 Season: Appeared in 16 games that included five starts during freshman season • tied for fifth on the UD squad with four goals and fifth on the team with 10 points • fifth on the roster with 20 shots • scored first collegiate goal on Aug. 26 vs. Bryant University in UD’s 7-1 victory • had a three-point game in a 5-0 victory over Villanova on Sept. 4.
2010 Season: Appeared in 11 games during her freshman campaign • registered two shots during the year.
High School: Four-year starter and letterwinner for head coach Laurie Kerr and the Blue Streaks • led Warren Hills to a 21-3-1 record, the best record in school history • team was the Skyland Conference Delaware West Champion, Hunterdon/Warren/Sussex Champions, North II Group II Sectional Champions, and Group III New Jersey State Runners-up in 2009 • team rankings voted the Star Ledger: No. 8 in New Jersey, No. 1 in West Jersey, and No. 2 in New Jersey Group III • scored 39 goals and 39 assists for 117 points in her four-year career • team went 68-19-2 over her career • two-time All-Skyland Conference and All-Area Express-Times selection • named Express-Times and Star Ledger West Jersey Player of the Year as a senior • All-State Group III honoree • named team MVP in 2008-09 • named Futures Elite Athlete in Futures program • played for Jersey Intensity club team which won two gold medals at Festival and two more at indoor nationals.
Personal: Toni Lynn Popinko ("puh-pinko") • daughter of James and Sylvia Popinko • health and physical education major at Delaware • aspires to become a coach at the college level • has two younger sisters, Tori and Tali.