Lipka on Ferguson: "Sheena is a real goal-scoring threat. She scored a ton in high school. She came to Kentucky to get the chance to play against the best competition, and that will start in fall practice when I expect she will work hard to earn playing time."
Pre-College: First-team All-State selection from 2000-02 under Joe Grizzle at Russell High School ... Holds KHSAA records for career goals (189), single-season goals (78) and consecutive games with four or more goals (8) ... Scored six or more goals seven times in a four-year span, including a 13-goal KHSAA record-setting performance against West Carter in August of 2002 ... Honorable mention All-State in 1999 ... All- Area Player of the Year from 2000-02 ... All Region 2000 & 2002; Led Russell to region titles in 2000 and 2002 and district titles in 2000, 2001 and 2002; MVP of the East Team in 2001 Kentucky All-Star game ... Collected second-team All-State selections in track in 2000, 2001, and 2002 ... All-State Track Honorable Mention 2003; State Track Runner-Up 2000, 2002, 2003; First Team Academic All-State 4 Years; Four-year member of Who's Who Among American High School Students and Who's Who Among American High School Athletes ... Most Athletic 2003 ... Played for Jack Defazio on West Virginia Rowdies club team.
Personal: Full name is Sheena Lea Ferguson ... Born Oct. 14, 1984 ... Parents are Mike Ferguson and Paula Queen ... Lists breaking state career goals record as her most memorable moment in sports ... Chose UK because she always wanted to be a Wildcat and because of the good coaches, soccer program and academics ... Chose UK over Georgetown, Transylvania and Marshall.