Zuzu Romano
Zuzu  Romano


Santa Rosa, Calif.

High School:
Cardinal Newman HS '13





Aggies hit the road looking for Big West berth

UC Davis sits third in the standings heading into the final week of the regular season


Aggies draw with Matadors in Senior Day finale

Smith makes seven stops as UC Davis and CSUN finish in a scoreless draw


Unbeaten Aggies host final two home matches this week

UC Davis salutes its senior class prior to Sunday's kick off against CSUN


Unbeaten Aggies face Big West powers on the road

UC Davis plays away from home for the first time since the beginning of September


Aggies host Cal Poly looking for second straight win

UC Davis 'plays pink' against the Mustangs on Thursday in honor of breast cancer awareness month

• 2014, 2015, 2016 Big West Conference All-Academic Team

2017: Appeared in 14 of the team's 18 matches, making five starts... Finished with five shots on the season -- including a season-high two against CSUN on Oct. 22... Also added shots against USC (Aug. 18), California (Aug. 27), and Samford (Sept. 15).

2016: Named a starter in nine of 18 games played... Scored a goal vs. Portland State (9/9), and in the Aggies' come-from-behind home victory vs. Cal State Fullerton (10/6)... Tied for No. 3 on the team with two goals... Six of her 12 shots were on goal.

Competed in 12 games... Named a starter at UC Riverside (10/11)... Scored the game-winning goal, her first as an Aggie, at UC Irvine (11/1)... Scored on her only shot taken that day... That was her only shot on goal that season. 

Earned a spot in the starting lineup when UC Davis faced Air Force (9/7), Long Beach State (10/19), Hawai'i (10/24) and UC Irvine (11/2)... Took a season-high two shots at Sacramento State (8/22)... Also recorded her shot on goal in that game.

2013: Appeared in five games... Recorded her first collegiate shot vs. Cal (9/8)... Received a medical redshirt.

CARDINAL NEWMAN HS '13: Earned scholar-athlete accolades all four years at Cardinal Newman High School... Received first team all-league recognition as a junior and senior... Named to the Principal's List for three years, and Leadership Council for one... Elected senior class president and traveled to Nicaragua to help build a school for underprivileged children.

PERSONAL: Parents are Ellen and Marc Romano... Has two siblings, Jake and Avery... Jake currently attends Western Washington... Enjoys snowboarding in her free time... Even though her birth name is Audrey, practically everyone calls her by her nickname, Zuzu... Would play basketball if she was not a member of the women's soccer team... Hope Solo is her sports hero... Once went skydiving, her greatest personal accomplishment... She chose to attend UC Davis because, "It's a great school."... Competed for two club teams - Santa Rosa United and Davis Legacy... As a member of the Legacy, she helped the team finish as champions of the 2012 Disney Soccer Showcase... Competed on the Olympic Development Program's State team from 2008-11... Played on the ODP Region IV team from 2010-11... Her favorite facility visited is ESPN's Wide World of Sports in Orlando, Florida... Would love to visit Spain... Her advice to others is simple: "Work hard, play hard."

Year GP-GS Minutes G A P Shots Shot% SOG SOG% GW PK-A
2013 5-0 74 0 0 0 1 .000 0 .000 0 0-0
2014 11-4 218 0 0 0 3 .000 1 .333 0 0-0
2015 12-1 135 1 0 2 3 .333 1 .333 1 0-0
2016 18-9 512 2 0 4 12 .167 6 .500 0 0-0
2017 14-5 382 0 0 0 5 .000 1 .200 0 0-0
Career 60-19 1321 3 0 6 24 .125 9 .375 1 0-0