UC Davis opens in group with No. 4 California, No. 14 Michigan and No. 5 hosts UC Irvine
UC Davis enjoys 6-1 run to pull away from Tritons
DOWNEY HS '13: Four-sport standout, lettering in water polo, swimming, cross country and track... Three-time MVP and Offensive Player of the Year in water polo, scoring 100 goals as a senior... Made All-Southern Section first team as a freshman... Selected to Long Beach Press Telegram Dream Team in 2012-13 for both aquatic sports... Four-time MVP and 50 free school record-holder in swimming... Two-time MVP and 3-mile record-holder in cross country... Twice won track team's Coaches' Award as an 800 runner... Competed for Commerce Aquatics for 10 years, earning Most Inspirational, Most Improved, Most Valuable and All-America honors at different times.
PERSONAL: Born in West Covina, Calif.... Majoring in psychology... Parents are Oscar & Minverva Nevarez... Lists Steve Prefontaine as her sports hero... Claims to be addicted to boba milk tea.