Keelia  Houston
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Davis, Calif.

High School:
Davis HS '11

Height:
5-5

Position:
Atk

Major:
Political Science

2014: Totaled 761 minutes, 6th in school history... Average of 24.5 minutes per game ranks 2nd all-time behind only Carmen Eggert's 2013 record of 25.4... Scored 35 goals with 24 assists for 59 total points... Hit 14 of 24 on 6-on-5 situations... Added 19 steals, 18 drawn exclusions (17 majors, 1 five-meter) and 6 field blocks... Won 17 of 32 sprints... Scored 3 goals with 2 assists vs. Hawai'i (2/2) for first of two season hat tricks... Matched those numbers with 2 steals in 31 minutes vs. Indiana a week later at Triton Invite (2/9).

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.

Career Statistics

Year G Min Gls Ast Pts Shots Pct Stl ExD Blk
2012 31 334.0 13 8 21 25 .520 11 14 2
2013 32 723.5 29 36 65 80 .363 32 25 5
2014 31 761.0 35 24 59 88 .398 19 18 6
2015 32 778.0 38 20 58 127 .299 44 27 6
Totals 126 2596.5 115 88 203 320 .360 106 84 19