Working toward a double major in communication studies and sociology with a minor in business entrepreneurship ... Participates in the Baddour Carolina Leadership Academy as part of the GAP Year program ... Enrolled at UNC in Jan. of 2010 and practiced with the team through the spring semester
2012: As a sophomore, switched from forward to back and played in all 25 games, starting 24 ... Scored eight goals and added one assist ... Made one defensive save ... Shared ACC Player of the Week honors on Sept. 11 after she scored five goals over a two game span and also helped the UNC defense to shutouts in both of those games
2011: As a redshirt freshman, came off the bench to play in all 25 games ... Scored 11 goals, tied for third on the team ... Also had three assists
2010: Enrolled at UNC in January of 2010 and practiced with the team through the spring semester ... Appeared in the first three games of the season then suffered an injury that kept her off the field for the rest of the fall ... Received a redshirt season and will have four years of eligibility remaining
Before UNC: Attended Peterhouse Girls School ... Member of the U21, U18 and U16 teams for Zimbabwe ... Also played two years of golf, representing Zimbabwe ... Member of the U16 and U18 tennis teams for Zimbabwe ... Singles and doubles champion 2004-09 ... Member of Zimbabwe's U18 and U16 squash teams ... Also in the debate club
More on Travers: Born July 15, 1991, in Harare, Zimbabwe ...Daughter of John and Judy Travers ... Has four older siblings ... Favorite pastime is waterskiing ... Favorite pregame meal is watermelon .... Favorite sport to play besides field hockey is squash ... Also loves playing cricket ... After college, hopes to work in the field of sports psychology ... Dream job is to host a travel show ... Highlight of her athletic career has been playing for the U21 Zimbabwe team ... Her sister Tara has had the biggest impact on her field hockey development ... Fun fact is that she and her family are featured in an Animal Planet show called, "There's a Rhino in My House."