14 Danny Maeda
14 Danny Maeda
Height: 5-7
Weight: 150
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Beaverton, Ore.
High School: Jesuit
Position: Midfielder/Defender
College: HS

FRESHMAN (2009): Emerged as a key player in Santa Clara's back line ... played in 19 contests, making 12 starts ... 10 starts came against West Coast Conference opponents ... took a shot vs. Cleveland State (Sep. 5).

HIGH SCHOOL: At Jesuit: 2009 graduate of Jesuit High School in Portland, Ore ... team won state title in 2006 and captained team to the state quarterfinals in 2009 ... first-team All-Metro League in 2009 ... team MVP senior season ... team captain junior and senior seasons.

PERSONAL: Born in Portland, Ore... parents are Bob and Leslie Maeda...has one older brother, Bobby, who plays soccer at SFSU ... member of Japanese Honor Society ... majoring in engineering with a minor in Japanese.