Julie Augustyniak

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Julie Augustyniak
Personal information
Full name Julie Ann Augustyniak
Date of birth (1979-02-01) February 1, 1979 (age 40)
Place of birth Norfolk, Virginia, U.S.
Height 5 ft 5 in (165 cm)
Playing position Defender
College career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1997–2000 Clemson Tigers
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1997–2000 Atlanta Classics
2001–2003 Atlanta Beat 43 (0)
2004–2005 1. FFC Turbine Potsdam 14
2005 F.C. Indiana
2006 Atlanta Silverbacks Women
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Julie Ann Augustyniak (born February 1, 1979) is an American former professional soccer player who featured primarily as a defender.

Early life[edit]

Augustyniak was born in Norfolk, Virginia and raised in Peachtree City, Georgia. She went to McIntosh High School and then Clemson University. While enrolled, she played for the Clemson Tigers women's soccer team.

Career[edit]

She played for the Atlanta Classics of the W-League from 1997 to 2000, before joining the Beat at the team's inception. She was selected in the eighth round of the 2000 WUSA Draft by the Atlanta Beat as the 64th overall selection. Her twin sister Nancy Augustyniak also played for Atlanta Beat and they were involved in the first instance of two sets of twins that faced each other in a professional game when the Beat played against the Washington Freedom in 2002.[1]

She joined the F.C. Indiana for the 2005 season. The summer of 2006 she played for the Atlanta Silverbacks Women.

Personal life[edit]

She married Christopher Tuff. She is currently teaching at Holy Inoccent's and coaching at Top Hat.

Career statistics[edit]

Club[edit]

These statistics are incomplete and currently represent a portion of Augustyniak's career.

Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Atlanta Beat 2001[2][3] WUSA 10 0 2 0 12 0
2002[4][3] WUSA 20 0 1 0 21 0
2003[3] WUSA 13 0 1 0 14 0
Atlanta Beat total 43 0 4 0 47 0
1. FFC Turbine Potsdam 2004–05 Frauen-Bundesliga 14 14
1. FFC Turbine Potsdam total 14 14
Career total 57 0 4 0 61 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Augustyniaks battle Littles in history-making showdown". ESPN FC. Associated Press. April 26, 2002. Retrieved July 13, 2019.
  2. ^ "Archived Season Stats & Standings – Atlanta Beat". Women's United Soccer Association. Archived from the original on July 28, 2003. Retrieved July 13, 2019.
  3. ^ a b c "Bio – 15 – Julie Augustyniak". Women's United Soccer Association. Archived from the original on June 16, 2004. Retrieved July 13, 2019.
  4. ^ "Current Season Team Stats & Standings – Atlanta Beat". Women's United Soccer Association. Archived from the original on August 15, 2002. Retrieved July 13, 2019.

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