UC Davis will host San Jose State in Friday's home opener; face Quinnipiac two days later in first-ever head-to-head match
Inaugural games of the season include trips to area rival and San Diego State
Kayla Collins, Karly Passmore, Summer Stamates and Mali Tehaney will continue their careers close to their family and hometown supporters
Numerous team championships and individual honors captured by the first wave of announcements of UC Davis head coach Twila Kaufman's inaugural incoming class
SAN RAMON VALLEY HS '14: Three-year varsity letterwinner... Led SRVHS to three East Bay Athletic League titles... The Wolves advanced to the North Coast Section championship game in 2012, 2014 and captured a championship in 2013... Earned all-league second team accolades as a senior... Two-time team captain... USSF Market Training Center invitee... Also competed for the Mustang Soccer Club... Four-year honor roll and athletic honor roll recipient.
PERSONAL: Born in San Ramon, California... Parents are Lynn and Joe Stamates... Stephanie, her older sister, competes for UC Davis' gymnastics team... Majoring in exercise biology... Committing to UC Davis to play soccer is her proudest personal accomplishment... Not many people know that she likes to play golf... Winning a sectional championship is her career sports highlight... Chose UC Davis because of its women's soccer program, education and the opportunity to attend college with her sister... Would like to pursue a career as an ESPN correspondent.