Aaron Salit
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mill Valley, Calif.

High School:
Marin Catholic Prep '07

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 230

Position:
Ctr

Major:
Food Science

2010: ACWPC ALL-AMERICA HONORABLE MENTION... ALL-WWPA FIRST TEAM... Led Aggies with 49 goals, 116 shots, 18 field blocks and 50 drawn kickouts (including 7 five-meter penalties)... Shot .422 overall, .591 (13-for-22) on 6-on-5 opportunities... Earned WWPA Player of the Week honors for week ending 9/15, scoring 18 goals in six games, including 16 in Inland Empire Classic... Netted season-high 6 goals vs. Whittier (9/11), one of 8 total hat tricks... Scored 3 vs. Brown and Cal Baptist on first day of Rodeo tourney in Santa Clara (10/23)... Drew 9 kickouts at NorCal Invite, including 4 vs. Stanford (9/18)... Scored 5 goals with 11 drawn exclusions (7 major, 4 five-meter penalty) at WWPA tournament (11/19-21)... With 78 career goals, needs 46 to catch Nick Arrigo (2004-07) and Joel Higgins (1995-99) for 10th in school history.

2009: Redshirted.

2008: Played in all but one game for 361 minutes... Finished 3rd on team with 25 goals... Shot .481 overall (52 attempts), including 7-for-11 (.636) on 6-on-5 chances... Also had 28 drawn exclusions (23 majors, 5 five-meter)... Had 7 multi-goal games, including first collegiate hat trick vs. Air Force to open WWPA tournament (11/21)... Scored 18 of his 25 goals in October and November (14 games), starting with 2-goal performances vs. Santa Clara (10/11) and Pepperdine (10/17)... Picked up a steal and 3 drawn kickouts at Loyola Marymount (11/1).

2007: Saw action in 24 games, logging 134 minutes of playing time... Scored 4 goals with 3 assists... Also had 5 steals, 3 drawn exclusions and 4 field blocks... Hit first collegiate goal in NorCal Open tournament win over UC San Diego (9/16).

MARIN CATHOLIC PREP '07: Selected to All-North Coast Section and All-Marin County Athletic League first teams... Earned second-team All-NCS honors as a junior... Coached by Aggie alumni Peter Urmini and Andrew Moriss... Played club ball for Marin Water Polo from 2002-07... Helped team to Top 16 finishes at Junior Olympics during last three years.

PERSONAL: Born in Kentfield, Calif.... Majoring in food science... Parents are Michael & Marni Salit... Chose UC Davis for its strength in his major... Career plans are to become a chef.