Andrea Damian
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Sacramento, Calif.

High School:
St. Francis HS '13

Height:
5-7

Position:
MF/F

Major:
Biological Sciences

ST. FRANCIS HS '13:Earned four varsity letters as a member of St. Francis High School's girls' soccer team... Earned all-league recognition in 2010 and '13; all-city honors in 2010 and '13, was named MVP and CIF Player of the Year as a senior in 2013... Helped her team finish the 2010 season as Sac-Joaquin Section champions... Earned a 4.0 GPA or above all four years... Earned an AP Biology award, AP Spanish, AP Scholar and Economics award while at St. Francis.

PERSONAL:Parents are Ana and Ignacio Damian... has one older sibling, Kristian, who graduated from UC Davis in 2013... Currently majoring in Biological Sciences... Enjoys snowboarding, wakeboarding and baking... Most people do not know that she is fluent in Spanish... Receiving CIF Player of the Year is her most memorable athletics accomplishment... Lionel Messi is her sports hero... Would like to travel abroad... Chose to attend UC Davis based on its biology program... Plans to attend medical school once she receives her undergraduate degree... Would love to visit Spain, Italy, France and the Caribbean... Her advice to others is, "90% of life is what happens to you and the other 10% is how you respond to it."