Michelle Betos
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Goalkeeper - GK
Height: 5-9 
Previous Affiliations
   St. Francis Prep
Previous Experience
   Flushing, N.Y.
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Courtesy: UGA Sports Communications
Release: 06/30/2006
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2009 (Senior)
Started all 22 games, logging 1,929 minutes...Earned shutouts vs. Minnesota, Northeastern, Georgia State, Arkansas, Kentucky, Vanderbilt, Alabama, and UNCW (8) to sit with 26 for her career...Allowed 24 goals for an average of 1.12 per game, making 85 saves...Did not allow a goal in three straight games, vs. FAU, Northeastern, and Georgia State, keeping opponents scoreless for 320:06 from Aug. 30 to Sept. 13...Also did not allow a goal vs. Arkansas, Kentucky, and Vandy for three straight there as well...Allowed one or fewer goals in a game in 17 out of 22 contests...Season-high nine saves came Oct. 25 at Auburn...Recorded eight saves vs. Ole Miss...Named SEC Defensive Player of the Week Oct. 5...Six saves in the NCAA Tournament...Finishes her career third in SEC history with 26 career shutouts, and ninth in the conference with 316 career saves...Holds the top two spots in Bulldog history for wins in a season with 18 in 2007 and 15 in 2009...Her save total (316) ranks third all-time at Georgia and her shutout count (26) and win totals (48) are second.

2008 (Junior)
Appeared in all 23 games making 22 starts...Moved into second all-time at Georgia for shutouts in a career (18)...Moved into a tie for second all-time at Georgia in wins (34)...Moved into third all-time at Georgia for career saves (231)...Named SEC All-Tournament Team...Named SEC Defensive Player of the Week on Oct. 21...Recorded seven shutouts during the season...Recorded a 0.61 goals against average during the conference season, tops among SEC keepers who played in all 11 conference games...Finished the season with an overall goals against average of 1.19...Recorded seven shutouts, five of which came during the conference season...Finished the season with 117 saves, the second-most in a season, and posted a .807 save percentage.

2007 (Sophomore)
Started all 24 games in goal for the Bulldogs...Set a new school record for most wins in a season (18)...Recorded the second-best single-season Goals Against Average ever at Georgia (0.79)...Moved into a tie for third all-time at UGA for saves in a career (124, tied with Mindy Hyde, 1995-98)...Recorded eight shutouts to move her career total to 11, placing her third all-time at Georgia...Is also already third all-time at Georgia for career wins with 23...Posted a save percentage of .816, making 84 saves and allowing just 19 goals...Was the goalkeeper of record in every UGA match, going 18-4-2 on the season (.792)...Named the team’s Defensive MVP.
2006 (Freshman)
Appeared in 12 games in goal, making eight starts...Named to the SEC All-Freshman Team...Selected to the Top Drawer Soccer All-Freshman team...Led the team in Goals Against Average (1.18), save percentage (.732), least goals allowed (11), wins (5), shutouts (3) and saves (30).

High School (St. Francis Prep)
Named 2005 Most Valuable Player...Two-year Captain on the soccer team...Selected as CHSAA Player of the Year (2004-2005)...Member of the National Honor Society (2004-2006)...Member of the National Spanish Honor Society (2004-2006)...Principal’s List selection (2002-2006)...Recipient of full academic scholarship to St. Francis Prep...Salutatorian.

Played with National Champion Long Island Fury of WPSL in summer, 2006...Served as captain 2005-06...Played for the Albertson Fury ’87 from 2004-2006...Member of the Region I ODP team (2006)...Selected to the U-17 ODP Region I pool in 2005...ENYSSA State Team player (2005)...Participated in Super Y-League ODP National Camp...Played with the USL SYL ODP Select Team as a U-16 and earned a spot in the regional pool (2004).

Born February 20, 1988...Daughter of Luke and Susan Betos...Majoring in Psychology.