Saturday's Big West game rematches Triton Invite overtime thriller
UC Davis closes winter quarter with its second home Big West game
UC Davis looks for first conference win
UC Davis women's water polo opens new season at San Jose State
A total of 56 Aggies appear on conference's winter and spring All-Academic squads
2013: Played 723.5 minutes in 32 games (22.6 avg.)... Ranked 3rd on team with 65 total points (29 goals, 36 assists)... Also had 32 steals, 25 drawn kickouts (24 majors, one five-meter) and five field blocks... Handled majority of team's sprints, winning 33 of 78... Assists total and average minutes both rank 5th in school history... Posted 12 assists in Big West Conference play... Performed four hat tricks, including season-high 4 goals vs. Pacific (2/17)... Had 3 goals and 3 steals vs. Colorado State to close out Aggie Shootout (3/2)... Shot 3-for-3 with 2 assists and 2 field blocks vs. Harvard (3/18).
2012: Saw action in all 31 games for 334 minutes... Shot 13-for-25 (.520) with 8 steals, 11 steals and 14 drawn exclusions... Scored 2 goals on four occasions, including both ends of 3/10 doubleheader with Santa Clara and Sonoma State... Had 2 assists and 2 steals vs. Broncos earlier in the season (1/22)... Drew season-high 3 kickouts vs. Long Beach State (4/8).
DAVIS HS '11: Made All-Sac-Joaquin Section and All-Delta Valley Conference first teams for four straight years... Two-year section MVP and All-American (KAI and NISCA)... Helped Blue Devils to four straight SJS title games, including championships in 2007, 2009 and 2010... Led team with 90 goals as a senior... Earned Sacramento River Cats All-City nod and Water Polo Player of the Year award as a senior... Earned NISCA All-Academic in 2010 and 2011... Also a three-time CIF-SJS finalist in swimming... Selected as Davis Enterprise Female Athlete of the Year for 2010-11... Played for Davis WPC from 2003-11, helping team finish 12th at Junior Olympics in final season.
PERSONAL: Born in Sacramento, Calif.... Political science major... Parents are Debbie Murdock and the late Mark Houston... Proudest personal accomplishment was winning section MVP two years in a row... Lists Nate Schierholtz as her sports hero, her mom as her non-sports hero.