Redshirt junior was first active Commodore to play in World Cup
Granados, Colombia play against U.S. in knockout stage on Monday
Colombia to play United States in round of 16 of Women's World Cup on Monday
Redshirt junior called up on Tuesday to full roster as World Cup begins Saturday
Redshirt sophomore on 35-player roster for World Cup in Canada in June
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Vanderbilt played Georgia in the opening round of the SEC Tournament on Nov. 2, 2015. (Photos by Jimmy Mitchell)
Vanderbilt suffered a 1-0 loss to Missouri on Senior Day on Oct. 25, 2015. (Photos by Steve Green)
Vanderbilt defeated Arkansas 1-0 on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015 at the VU Soccer Complex.
The Vanderbilt soccer team tied Tennessee 1-1 on Sept. 27, 2015. (Steve Green)
Vanderbilt suffered a 3-2 loss to No. 9 Florida on Sept. 25, 2015 at the VU Soccer Complex. (John Russell)
Represented Colombia in 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup
2014: Played in 15 games, taking four shots, as a defender and outside midfielder... Was called up to full roster for Colombia National Team a week before FIFA Women's World Cup in June in Canada... First active VU player to represent country in Women's World Cup... Represented her native country as Colombia upset third-ranked France for first World Cup victory and advanced out of group play for first time... Has played for Colombian Football Federation since she was 15 years old.
2013:Redshirted... Trained with Colombia U-20 National Team in native country for U-20 World Cup Qualifying Tournament.
2012:Appeared in 11 games off the bench as a freshman... Netted her first career goal in Vanderbilt's season-opening victory over UT-Martin... Added an assist the following weekend at Oklahoma State... Also recorded a shot in VU's 4-2 win at Mississippi State.
HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB:Four-year starter for Coach Ann Vierkorn at Briar Woods. Team captain for the Falcons as a senior... Earned first-team all-district honors named second team All-Met as a junior. Played club for Clyde Watson's McLean Strikers... Won the 2010 Virginia State Cup and reached USYS national finals... Member of the ODP Region I team for five years, competing at ODP Inter-Regionals in Florida each fall. Has participated in two international trips and was invited to national camp in 2009... Played for Colombian U-20 squad at the South American Women's Championship in the spring 2012, recording two assists in seven games... Won gold medal with Colombia U-20 team at 2013 Bolivian Games in Peru.
PERSONAL:Lina P Granados... Born May 19, 1994 in Bogota, Columbia... Daughter of Hilda and Francisco... Has two brothers: Daniel (21) and Nicholas (10)... Daniel was the captain for the Thomas Jefferson Crew Team... Nicholas plays soccer and basketball... Majoring in engineering science.