Lindsey Valadez
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Gilroy, Calif.

High School:
Gilroy HS '08

Height:
5-5

Position:
D

Major:
Human Development

2009: One of just 3 players to start all 18 games, finishing with a team-high 11 points... Was second on squad with four goals and tied teammate Kristen Lopez with team-high 3 assists... Scored her first goal at Harvard (from top left circle), then pitched in with scores against Stanford, Appalachian State and Cal... The latter, off a penalty corner, staked UC Davis to a 1-0 lead against the Golden Bears... Had a team-high 24 shots on goal and 39 overall... Was twice named the NorPac West Division Rookie of the Year, the first time after anchoring defense during early three-game winning streak.. Her second distinction came after scoring against the Cardinal... Was a finalist for the Hubert Heitman Award as UC Davis' top female athlete for 2009-10.

2008: Member of UC Davis club team in her true freshman year.

GILROY HS '08: Named most valuable defender as a senior while also garnering honoarable mention All-Central Coast Section... First-team All-Mission Trail League selection as a senior following a second-team honor as a junior and sophomore... Honorable mention All-League as a freshman...N amed Scholat Athlete four straight years.

PERSONAL: Born in Gilroy, Calif... Majoring in human development... Daughter of Charlotte and Frank Valadez... Career highlight is scoring championship-winning penalty stroke at Cal Cup... Spent 10 years in choir and toured Japan in 2007 with high school's advanced choir.