Background:Mandi Little comes to Missouri State after starting four years for the Ritenour High School Huskies. Her senior year, Little set a school record for career scoring with 105 career goals. She also led the Suburban North League in goals scored all four years. In her junior campaign, she was the number one goal scorer in the conference and set a single-season goals scored record for Ritenour High with 36. She is a four-time all-conference first team pick and was voted best offensive player for the Huskies three years running. She participated in softball and basketball in addition to soccer all four years of high school. Personal: Mandi is the daughter of David and Denise Harper and was born on Sept. 5, 1987. Her twin sister, Micah Little, is also an MSU soccer freshman.