Vannessa Jamison
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Poway, Calif.

High School:
Poway HS '08

Height:
5-6

Position:
Def

Major:
Managerial Economics

2011: ALL-MPSF SECOND TEAM... Played in 14 games, starting 11... Scored 15 goals with 15 assists... Ranked 6th in MPSF with 1.07 assists per game... Led team in ground balls (38) and caused turnovers (15) while chipping in 27 draw controls... Tallied season-high 5 points (2 goals, 3 assists) at Detroit (3/6)... Performed lone hat trick vs. Wagner (3/22), adding 5 GBs and 3 DCs... Picked 5 steals vs. Fresno State (2/19) then followed with 7 DCs in home win vs. Saint Mary's (2/25).

2010: ALL-MPSF SECOND TEAM... Started all 17 games on defense... Led Aggies with 37 ground balls while finishing 2nd on team with 24 caused turnovers... Ranked 4th in conference in GBs per game (2.18)... Added 18 draw controls and chipped in a goal and two assists on offense... Enjoyed best statistical game at Manhattan, posting 6 GBs, 2 DC and 3 CTs (3/8)... Scored first collegiate goal early in second half at Lehigh (3/23)... Had 3 GBs, 2 DCs and 2 CTs in MPSF quarterfinal vs. Oregon (4/29)... Voted as team's Defensive MVP.

2009: Appeared in 15 games, starting four... Tallied 14 ground balls and 13 caused turnovers... Had one assist for the year, feeding Alyse Lasater in the final minutes vs. Howard (4/6)... Enjoyed her best overall games against Denver... Notched 3 GBs and a stick check during the regular season matchup vs. the Pioneers (4/12), earning a starting spot for the rest of the year... Then recorded 3 GBs, 2 DCs and 3 CTs in upset over DU during MPSF tournament (4/23) two weeks later.

POWAY HS '08: Three-sport standout, lettering in lacrosse, basketball and field hockey... Along with twin sister Anessa, helped Titans to two San Diego Section title games... Garnered first-team All-San Diego Section and All-Palomar League honors in basketball, claiming team's Jud Buechler Award in 2008... Led basketball team to 27-4 record and CIF-SDS championship that year... Selected to San Diego Union-Tribune All-Academic team.

PERSONAL: Born in San Diego, Calif.... Majoring in managerial economics... Parents are Darrell Jamison and Olivia Granados... One of four siblings, along with Layla, Shanel and twin Annessa... Hopes to own a restaurant or club.