Hometown: Southampton, England
LAVINIA AT A GLANCE: Fast, athletic, and skillful attacking player … Very good attacking mentality … Can score as well as create opportunities … Will be an important part of this season’s success.
FRESHMAN (2012): Played in 14 games, starting 13, in the central midfield ... Scored one goal and tied for the team lead with four assists ... First collegiate tally came against Saint Leo on Oct. 10 ... Assisted on game-winning goal against Florida Tech on Oct. 20 ... In the fall, earned a spot on Barry's Dean's List and the Sunshine State Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll.
HIGH SCHOOL & CLUB: Played club ball with Havant and Waterlooville Ladies FC ... Playing in 27 games with 23 starts for the Hawks, she scored 32 goals ... Named Sports Woman of The Year at Taunton’s College ... Also played basketball and netball ... Basketball National Champions for British Colleges Sport 2010-2011 ... Netball National champions for British Colleges Sport 2011-2012 ... Soccer- FA Umbro Fives Winners for South West Region- Went on to play at Wembley Stadium.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Elijah and Patricia Nkomo ... Youngest of three sisters including Chloe and Jenaire... Exercise physiology major.
Points: 2, Saint Leo -- 10/10/12
Goals: 1, Saint Leo -- 10/10/12
Assists: 1, 4 times
Shots: 4, Saint Leo -- 10/10/12 ; at Nova Southeastern -- 10/13/12