Hillary comes to Coker after a stellar playing career at Drury
University in Springfield, Mo.
The Union High School product from Tulsa, Oklahoma led her team as a captain, to two state championships in 2007 and 2008. Hillary played club soccer for Tulsa Soccer Club, a top tier club in the state of Oklahoma.
After a solid prep career, she started all 76 games she played
in during her four seasons at Drury University, a Division II
school and a member of the Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC).
Compiling 11 goals, 15 assists, 37 points, and took 115 shots while
being named a captain her senior season. Cockrell led the
team in various categories throughout her four-year career, but
most importantly eight game-winning goals. She was an Academic
All-Conference member all four years, maintaining a 3.65 GPA.
Cockrell was a Cum Laude graduate from Drury with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Exercise and Sport Science with an emphasis in Exercise Physiology.