UC Davis is poised to become one of the Big West’s premier programs after its record-setting year
Alexis Smith and Crystal Crump earn league honors in their first season at UC Davis
Zuzu Romano nails the game-winner in the 72nd minute
UC Davis will end its season Sunday afternoon at UC Irvine
Women's soccer will end the regular season at Long Beach State (Thu.) and UC Irvine (Sun.)
2015: Held the following career rankings once her eligibility ended: No. 3 in game-winning goals (3), T-No. 8 in goals (9), assists (4), and No. 9 in points (22)... Her game-winning goals total is the third-highest single-season total; her assists total is the ninth-highest... Posted a single-season team-high three game-winning goals, second-highest number of points (9), goals (9) and assists (3) among all Aggies... Recorded a season-high three points by scoring a goal and notching an assist vs. Hawai'i (10/22)... Also took three shots against the Rainbow Wahine... Scored additional goals vs. Denver (9/6) and Cal Poly (10/1)... All three goals scored were game-winners... Collected additional assists vs. Eastern Washington (8/30) and at UC Riverside (10/11)... Started 12 of 19 games played.
2014: ALL-BIG WEST CONFERENCE HONORABLE MENTION... Ranked No. 5 in the Big West Conference in goals per game (0.40) and No. 6 in points per game (0.90)... Led the team with nine points, four goals and two game-winning goals... Finished No. 2 on the squad in assists (1), No. 4 in shots on goal (6) and No. 5 in shots (12)... Named a starter in nine of 10 games... Season was cut short due to injury, but still earned an all-conference spot due to her impact in those 10 contests... Matched her career scoring total by tallying two goals at Cal Poly (10/10)... Also scored against Quinnipiac (8/31) and at Santa Clara (9/21)... Her shots at Cal Poly, and vs. Quinnipiac were game-winners... Of her three shots taken at Cal Poly, two found the back of the net... Recorded a season-high four shots vs. Pacific (9/27)... Earned her first collegiate assist at UCSB (10/12).
2013: Finished the season ranked No. 2 on the team in game-winning goals (1) and No. 3 in shots on goal (9)... One of seven players who competed in every game... Scored the game-winning goal against Causeway rival Sacramento State (8/23)... Took a season-high two shots in two games: vs. Drake (9/1) and UCSB (11/3)... Both shots taken against Drake were on goal and doubled as a season-high figure.
2012: Competed in 13 games... Made her UC Davis debut at Saint Mary's (9/14)... Scored her first collegiate goal vs. Lamar (9/21)... Took one shot at Saint Mary's, against CSU Bakersfield (9/16), Lamar and at Cal State Northridge (10/21).
ST. FRANCIS HS '12: Received three varsity letters for St. Francis HS, collecting 22 goals and 14 assists during that span... Earned all-Delta Rivera League honors last season after scoring 20 points, including seven goals... Was honorable mention in 2010 after tallying six goals and an assist, and had nine goals and seven assists during her freshman season... St. Francis HS went 55-10-9 during her first three seasons, winning section titles in 2009 and 2010, and finishing as runner-up in 2011... Most recently has been on the Eskaton club team for two years.
PERSONAL: Born in Sacramento, California... International relations major... Parents are Donnie Hughes and Pamela Gorospe... Would have loved to have been at the first Thanksgiving... Superstitions include tying her cleats and then retying them... Biggest accomplishment was being selected to the ID2 National camp.