16 - Sarah Safir
Sarah Safir
Height: 5-5
Year: Senior
Hometown: Los Gatos, Calif.
High School: Los Gatos
Position: Driver

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2011 WWPA All-Academic

AS A SENIOR IN 2012: Was a defensive leader in the water for the Broncos in her final season on the mission campus … collected 15 goals, 30 assists, 37 steals, and was first on the team with 43 kick outs … netted her first goal of the season against Cal St. Bakersfield (1/28) … tallied a goal in the Broncos’ victory over Sonoma St. (1/29) … found the back of the net twice in a win against Cal St. East Bay (2/18) … scored in back-to-back games against Cal St. Monterey Bay (2/25) and Cal Baptist (2/25) … collected two goals against Sonoma St. (3/29) … registered two more goals in a crucial win over Colorado St. (4/14).

AS A JUNIOR IN 2011: Helped anchor the defense for the Broncos off the bench appearing in all 34 games … found the back of the net while also assisting on two goals and collecting a steal against UCSD (2/12) …  tallied two goals while adding an assist and two steals against CS Monterey Bay (2/26) … scored a goal while assisting on another in a loss to UC Davis (4/23).

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2010: Played in 29 games … scored 12 goals, had 19 assists and 10 steals … scored two goals and added one steal against Cal State Monterey-Bay (2/6) … registered two assists and one steal against Cal State East Bay (3/6) … recorded a goal, three assists and one steal against Chapman (3/6) … finished with a goal, an assist and steal against Sonoma State (3/24) … scored a goal, added an assist and a steal against No. 7 Loyola Marymount (4/10).

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2009 Played in 16 games ... finished the season with one goal on nine attempts, two assists and one steal ... scored her first collegiate goal against No. 11 UC Davis (3/8) ... had a steal against CSU Monterey Bay (3/14) ... tallied an assist against California Lutheran (3/26).

HIGH SCHOOL: Undefeated league champions at Los Gatos High School ... first LGHS girl's polo team to go to CCS ... CCS scholastic championship team award (2nd) ... all-league and All-Central Coast Section honoree ... CCS senior all-star ... team captain (swimming and water polo) ... most inspirational award ... Chris von Saltza Award (senior athlete of the year) ... four time MVP for swimming ... school records in 50 free, 200 free relay, 200 medley relay ... CCS swimming finalist ... junior and senior scholar-athlete.

PERSONAL: Daughter of David and Carole Safir ... has an older sister, Jessica and three half siblings Ryan, Shane, and Dylan ... enjoys photography, Guitar Hero and music.