With 80 percent of UC Davis field hockey's student-athletes earning a 3.0 grade point average or higher, the Aggies ranked second among the America East Conference's nine competing programs.
The Aggies put together a strong defensive effort against No. 21 Albany during Thursday's America East Tournament quarterfinal match.
The Aggies will begin their run at the America East Conference Championship on Nov. 2 against No. 21 Albany at 1 p.m. (ET).
Chelsea Bigelow and Emily Chen both had record worthy performances during Saturday night's last regular season match against No. 18 Stanford.
UC Davis will face No. 18 Stanford in its last regular season game this Saturday at 6 p.m.
2017: ALL-AMERICA EAST ACADEMIC HONOR ROLL... Appeared in 15 games, making a career-high 10 starts… Recorded her first career goal in the season opener against Michigan State on Aug. 26, before logging her first career assist just three games later at William & Mary (9/9)… Paced the Aggies with a season total of four assists, notching three others against Bryant (9/15), California (9/29), and Temple (10/8)… Logged her career-first defensive save against No. 18 Stanford on Oct. 28… Capped off the season tied for second on the squad with a career-high six points.
2016: ALL-AMERICA EAST COMMISSIONER'S HONOR ROLL... Saw action vs Northeastern (8/26), at Ohio (9/2), vs. Maine (9/10) and at Boston University (9/11).
2015: Made her UC Davis debut vs. Saint Louis (9/3).
TORREY PINES HS '14: Earned four letters as one of the Falcons' defenders... Scored 12 goals and earned 14 assists... Earned multiple player of the week and player of the month awards from the San Diego Union-Tribune and North County Times.
PERSONAL: Parents are Helen Cohen-Strong and Joe Cohen... Her sister, Erica, also attends UC Davis and competes for Aggie field hockey... Enjoys swimming, visiting the beach, hanging out with friends and traveling... Earned All-Palomar League first and second team recognition as a senior and junior respectively... Named team captain her senior season, a year that saw TPHS collect a league championship... The Falcons also captured a CIF Division I title that same season... Parents are Helene Strong and Joe Cohen... Winning a league title on her senior night and advancing to the CIF finals is her proudest athletic highlight... Chose UC Davis to compete alongside her sister.