Aggie sophomore wins second straight MPSF Defensive Player of the Week
2016: ALL-MOUNTAIN PACIFIC SPORTS FEDERATION SECOND TEAM... One of two freshmen (along with Shannon Cross) to start all 15 games... First UC Davis freshman to earn all-conference honors since Mary Doyle similarly made the second team in 2013... Led Aggies with 19 caused turnovers and finished 2nd on team in goals (23) and total points (26)... Added 29 ground balls and 15 draw controls... Had two 4-goal games: Saint Mary's (3/13) and Denver (4/3), the second of which earned MPSF Rookie of the Week honors... Also had 5 GBs, 2 DCs and 2 steals in pivotal win over the Pioneers... Had three other hat tricks for five total, including key conference victory over San Diego State (4/22)
SAN RAMON VALLEY HS '15: US Lacrosse prep NorCal All-American as a senior midfielder... Twice made All-East Bay Athletic League rolls, helping team to 18-2 record and co-championship in final season... Scored 83 goals with 27 assists, 133 ground balls and 118 draw controls in two years... Two-time team MVP... Also named MVP at 2015 Pacific Highlight tournament.
PERSONAL: Born in Alamo, Calif.... Majoring in neurobiology, physiology & behavior, aspiring for a career in medicine... Parents are Robert & Marina Cuenin... Rob played football for UC Davis in the mid-1980s... Older brother, Kyle (21), attends UCLA... Name is pronounced "KYOO-nin."