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11 - Marinette Pichon
Marinette Pichon
Team:
Philadelphia Charge
Position:
Forward
Status:
Active
How Acquired:
Discovery Player 12/23/2001
WUSA Experience:
1
Previous Team:
OL Saint Memmie
Hometown:
Saint Memmie, France
Born:
November 26, 1975  Saint Memmie, France
Height:
5' 3"

Coach Mark Krikorian on Marinette: "Marinette has exceptional quickness and the capacity to score great goals."

2002 WUSA Season:

Most Valuable Player and Offensive Player of the Year … First team All-WUSA … Two-time Player of the Week (5/20-26 & 7/1-7) … Player of the Month for June…Voted as a starter for North All-Stars… Scored the lone goal for the North team in the All-Star Game… Was ranked second in the league and first on the team in goals scored with 14 … Scored first WUSA goal and assist against Boston (5/4) … First multi-goal game against Carolina (5/25) … Finished season with four multi-goal games … Had at least one goal in four straight games running from May 25 to June 19, second longest streak in WUSA… From May 25 to July 7 scored 11 of 14 goals scored by a Charge player…Scored the quickest goal in Charge history five minutes into the game against Boston (6/15) … Had the second hat trick in Charge history (7/7) … Finished season as the Charge’s all-time leading scorer … Goal of the year candidate for her August 3rd tally when she hit a side volley after the ball deflected off the crossbar to put the Charge up 3-1 against SD … The Charge were 8-0-1 when she tallied at least one point … Missed one game due to national team duty.

French National Team:

Has been a member of France’s national team since 1994 … Has played in the United States four times for the French national team … Her first appearance for the national team was on March 22, 1994 …Scored only goal against England in first leg of 2003 World Cup Qualifier (10/17/02).

Club:

Most recently played for OL Saint Memmie in her hometown of Saint Memmie, France … In just 12 games in 2001 season, scored 22 goals and had five assists … She led the league in scoring four times, scoring over 150 career goals … Was part of the league championship team in 1994-95.

Personal:

Nicknamed Frenchie … Attended Bachlard High School and Julian Reginier University … She has a sister who is an equestrian horse rider … She worked for a recreation camp in Saint Memmie before joining the Charge … Enjoys watching baseball and American football, as well as listening to music, going to the movies and spending time with her family.

Additional Information

Regular-Season Game Highs
Goals 2, 5 times, last: Aug 6,2003 vs. WAS
Assists 1, 3 times, last: Aug 9,2003 at CAR
Points 4, 5 times, last: Aug 6,2003 vs. WAS
Shots on Goal 4, 2 times, last: Jun 28,2003 vs. BOS
Shots 8, 2 times, last: Aug 6,2003 vs. WAS
Fouls Committed 3, Jul 5,2003 vs. SD
Fouls Suffered 3, 3 times, last: Jul 26,2003 vs. CAR

2003 Game Log
Date
OPP
GP
GS
MIN
G
A
PTS
SHT
SOG
B
FC
FS
C
E
4/05 @SJC 1 1 90 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 0
4/26 @BOS 1 1 54 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
5/03 NY 1 1 90 1 1 3 3 3 0 1 1 0 0
5/17 @NY 1 1 90 2 0 4 7 3 0 2 2 1 0
5/24 SJC 1 1 90 0 0 0 3 1 0 2 1 0 0
5/31 CAR 1 1 90 2 0 4 5 4 0 2 0 0 0
6/07 @SD 1 1 90 1 0 2 3 1 0 0 2 0 0
6/11 @NY 1 1 90 0 0 0 5 3 0 1 0 0 0
6/14 SD 1 1 90 1 0 2 5 3 0 1 2 0 0
6/22 @ATL 1 1 90 1 1 3 4 3 1 1 0 0 0
6/28 BOS 1 1 90 2 0 4 8 4 0 1 0 0 0
7/05 SD 1 1 89 0 0 0 2 1 0 3 3 0 0
7/16 ATL 1 1 90 0 0 0 6 3 0 0 3 0 0
7/20 @SJC 1 1 90 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0
7/26 CAR 1 1 90 0 0 0 5 0 0 1 3 0 0
8/02 ATL 1 1 90 2 0 4 4 2 1 1 0 0 0
8/06 WAS 1 1 90 2 0 4 8 3 0 1 2 0 0
8/09 @CAR 1 1 90 0 1 1 4 2 1 1 1 0 0

Regular Season
Year
Team
GP
GS
MIN
G
A
PTS
SHT
SOG
B
FC
FS
C
E
2002 PHI 18 14 1394 14 1 29 68 36 0 22 22 2 0
2003 PHI 18 18 1583 14 3 31 77 37 3 20 23 1 0
  Total 36 32 2977 28 4 60 145 73 3 42 45 3 0

Post Season
Year
Team
GP
GS
MIN
G
A
PTS
SHT
SOG
B
FC
FS
C
E
2002 PHI 1 1 90 0 0 0 4 1 0 3 1 0 0
  Total 1 1 90 0 0 0 4 1 0 3 1 0 0

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Siri Mullinix set the record for number of saves in a game on June 1, 2002 against the Boston Breakers, with 13.


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