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#17 Mariana Speckmaier

Mariana Speckmaier - Women's Soccer - Clemson University Athletics
Position:
Forward
Height:
5'5"
Class:
Senior
Hometown:
Miami, Fla.
High School:
MAST Academy
BIO

In Fall 2020 (Senior)

Drafted 39th overall by the Washington Spirit in the 2021 NWSL Draft – elected to forego the remainder of her eligibility to sign a professional contract with the club.

  • Played in nine games, starting in seven in the fall season
  • Scored in Clemson’s season-opening match against Miami and tallied an assist on Renee Guion’s goal (9/12/20)
  • Tallied her second goal of the fall off a header on Senior Day vs. Wake Forest (10/11/20)
  • Recorded 540 minutes in the fall season
  • Earned Second Team All-ACC recognition, marking her third All-ACC honor in four years

In 2019 (Junior)

  • Led the Tigers in goals with six
  • Ranked second on the team for points with 12
  • Passed the 50 career point mark in 2019, moving her career total to 51 points with 23 goals and five assists
  • Had three consecutive games netting a goal when the Tigers faced off with Creighton, Oregon and Georgia 
  • Recorded a multi-goal game against Coastal Carolina (8/25/19)
  • Entered her junior campaign after being named to the eleven-member Preseason All-ACC Team

In 2018 (Sophomore)

  • A Second-Team All-ACC selection
  • A member of the United Soccer Coaches All-Atlantic Region Team
  • Started 19 of 20 matches
  • Logged 1,548 minutes
  • Led the team in goals (10) and points (22)
  • Six of her 10 goals this season were game winning goals, two coming in OT wins against Miami (9/14) and No. 4 Virginia (9/20)
  • Had a 51% shots on goal percentage with 26 of her 51 shots on frame
  • Earned two ACC Player of the Week honors
  • Named the team’s Deliah Arrington Co-Offensive MVP

In 2017 (Freshman)

  • Named to ACC All-Freshman Team
  • Played in 18 matches, starting 17 of them
  • Logged 1,231 minutes
  • Scored first career goal in 4-0 win over SIUE in the season opener where she became the 15th player in Clemson history to record a hat trick, the eighth to do so as a freshman and just the second to do so in her first career game
  • Tied for the team lead in goals with seven
  • Scored 17 points (second-highest on team)
  • Earned Tiger Newcomer Award

Before Clemson

  • Participated in the U20 Women’s World Cup as a member of the Venezuelan National team
  • Holds the Miami-Dade County record for goals scored in a season with 67
  • Named First Team All-Dade throughout her high school career
  • Played her club soccer in the ECNL for Boca United FC

Personal

  • Born on December 26th