David Welch
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Morgan Hill, Calif.

High School:
Saint Francis HS '03

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 190

Position:
D

Major:
Exercise Biology

2005: Played in 30 games for 464 minutes... Led all field players with 17 assists... Finished 3rd on team with 29 goals and 2nd in total points (46)... Shot 18-for-35 on 6-on-5 situations and added 4 goals on penalty shots... Also was 2nd on team with 20 steals... Performed two hat tricks, both on first day of NorCal tourney (10/15)... Scored 3 vs. Pepperdine then matched that total in 6-5 win over UC Santa Barbara... Finished NorCal event with 10 goals in four games.

2004: One of three Aggies to play in all 33 games... Led team in assists (28) and finished 2nd in goals (38), points (66) and shot attempts (108)... Had 12-multi-goal games, including hat tricks vs. Cal Baptist (9/19) and Whittier (9/25)... Also scored a pair of goals vs. No. 2 Stanford (10/17).

2003: Finished 4th on team with 21 goals... Scored first collegiate goal vs. Occidental (9/14)... Performed two hat tricks: vs. Santa Clara (10/18) and at Santa Clara (11/15)... Had 7 multi-goal games.

ST. FRANCIS HS '03: Earned prep All-America honors as a senior... Also named to All-Central Coast Section and All-West Catholic Athletic League first teams... Set school assist record... Posted 97 goals, 78 assists and 58 steals as a senior... Career totals: 195 goals, 176 assists, 188 steals in three years... Also was a CCS qualifier in swimming, placing 10th in the 100 free... Member of National Honor Society... Earned 16-and-under Junior Olympic All-America honors for Stanford Water Polo Club.

PERSONAL: Born in San Jose, Calif.... Majoring in exercise biology... Parents are Martin & Karen Welch... Older brother, John, was a swimmer for the Aggies from 1997-2000.