11 - Laura Espinosa
Laura Espinosa
Height: 5-7
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Mountain View, Calif.
High School: Mountain View
Position: 2M

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2009 Played in 35 games and started in two of them...finished the season with 15 goals on 74 attempts, 11 assists, 15 steals, and drew 36 ejections ... scored a goal and added a steal and drew a kickout in her first collegiate match against CSU East Bay (1/24)...tallied a goal, an assist, and a steal against SJSU (1/31)...scored a goal and added an assist and four kickouts drawn against UC Irvine (2/7)...scored three goals against California Baptist (2/20)...scored a goal and drew three ejections against No. 11 UC Davis (3/6)...tallied two goals, an assist, and a steal against CSU Monterey (3/14)...had a goal, an assist, and drew a KO against LMU (4/4)...scored a goal and added an assist against Colorado State (4/4).

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2008 graduate of the Mountain View High School ... served as team captain junior and senior years ... led team to school's best finish in 2007 Central Coast Section Championships ... scored career season-high 92 goals as a senior ... two year All-Santa Clara Valley Athletic League First Team honoree ... earned All-League MVP senior year ... named to All-Central Coast Section First Team ... 2007 All-Mercury News Team honoree ... member of the Pacific Zone Team member of Stanford Water Polo Club.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Mark and Ann Espinosa ... Has a younger sister Ellen ... enjoys water skiing and drawing ... participated in Dance Spectrum, spirit club and Iwata Japan Exchange Program