|High School:||El Modena HS|
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2006: Saw action at forward in all 21 matches this season, starting one ... assisted on a goal Oct. 29 against San Francisco ... scored her third goal of the year against Gonzaga on Oct. 22 ... assisted on final goal of 2-0 victory over San Diego on Oct. 8 ... netted first two collegiate goals and recorded an assist in 6-0 win over San Jose State on Oct. 4 ... played 75 minutes against CS Fullerton on Sept. 24 and put four shots on frame ... took three shots against UCLA on Sept. 22 ... made first collegiate start on Sept. 8 against Connecticut ... made collegiate debut on Opening Night, Aug. 25 against Wake Forest.
NATIONAL TEAM EXPERIENCE: Member of the U19, U17, U16 and National Teams ... played in U-16 Championships in Ireland, U-17 Championships in Germany, and was youngest player to play for U-19s in the World Championships in Thailand.
CLUB TEAM: Played for Slammers FC ... team was four-time Surf Cup champs ... club won the U-14 national title and Orand was the recipient of the Golden Boot Award ... club reached U-16 national final and U-17 semifinals ... played for Cal South ODP team which won back-to-back regional and national titles in 2003 and '04.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2006 graduate of El Modena High School in Orange, Calif. ... played soccer for coach Chris Snyder ... helped lead team to runner-up finish in CIF Championships ... earned adidas All-American Youth Soccer Player of the Year in 2005 ... named adidas All-American her last three years of high school ... nominee for Gatorade Player of the Year in 2005 ... holds school record for goals and assists ... also played varsity basketball in freshman and junior years ... named Freshman of the Year as team won league title in 2003 ... finished in the Top-10 academically in her class ... Honor Society member all four years ... nominated for the Harvard Book Award.
PERSONAL: Full name is Alexa Cherie Orand ... born in Orange, Calif. ... parents are Vance and Nadia Orand ... has two siblings ... enjoys playing sports, dancing, and doing yoga and pilates ... major is combined sciences.
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