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Team Roster 2004-05

Women's Soccer 2004 Team Photo

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No. Name Position Year High School
00 Morgan James Goalkeeper Freshman Salesian H.S.
01 Maria Avila Goalkeeper Freshman Vallejo H.S.
2 Nancy Berg Mid/Def Sophomore Vacaville H.S.
3 Marcia Bassett Defender Freshman Will C. Wood H.S.
4 Stephanie Lanza Defender Freshman Armijo H.S.
5 Alma Pelayo Def/Mid Freshman Rodriguez H.S.
6 Lisa King Forward Sophomore Vacaville H.S.
7 Mayra Garcia Midfield Freshman Armijo H.S.
8 Aurora Arcila Midfield Sophomore Vintage H.S.
9 Jenn Pedersen Mid/Def Freshman University Irvine, CA
10 Melissa Bastidus For/Mid Freshman Will C. Wood H.S.
11 Andrea Salvador Forward Freshman Salesian H.S.
12 Roxana Salmeron Defender Sophomore Vanden H.S.
13 Jenny Bloom Mid/For Freshman Vacaville H.S.
14 Whitney Alambra Mid/Def Freshman Tesoro H.S., Las Flores, CA
15 Megan Balint Mid/Def Freshman Chico State University
19 Christa Parmer For/Mid Freshman Visions H.S., Sacramento, CA

Athlete Profiles

#14  Whitney Alambra-Fauni
#14 Whitney Alambra-Fauni
Year: Freshman
Position: 
Midfield
Height: 5'1"
High School:
Tesoro High School
Hometown: Las Flores, CA

Sports highlights

At Solano: Knows the game well and has good fundamental skills. Knows how to attack and defend.

High School/Club:  10 years playing experience. Also ran track.  played club for West Coast U19

Interests/Plans: Design and management

#8  Aurora Arcila
#8 Aurora Arcila
Year: Sophomore
Position: 
Mid/Def
Height: 5'2"
High School:
Vintage High School
Hometown: Napa

Sports highlights

At Solano:  Is a team leader, very positive and supportive of all team members. Great individual ball skills, an aggressive player, plays big. Good motivation and fitness. Very vocal on the field. Good mental and physical toughness.

2003: Team MVP, team captain, 1st team Bay Valley Conference selection.

High School/Club:  MVP Senior year at Vintage High School Played club for Napa Valley Soccer Club. Ten years playing experienceAlso played basketball and volleyball.

Interests/Plans: Transfer to a 4 year university to continue playing. Major in Biomedical Science or Pharmacology.

#01  Maria Avila
#01 Maria Avila
Year: Freshman
Position: 
Goalkeeper
Height: 5'5"
High School:
Vallejo High School
Hometown: Vallejo

Sports highlights

At Solano: Excellent committment! A true work horse, one of the fittest players on the team as a GK, good athlete with good field skills. One of the most respectful, hard-working individuals. Mentally is awesome! Is an inspirational player.

High School/Club:  At Vallejo High was team captain, MVP, most spirited, 1st team all conference senior year, 2nd team junior year. Honorable mention in volleyball, also played softball in high school.


Interests/Plans: Biology, Kinesiology. Hobbies include volleyball and spending time with friends and family.

#15  Megan Balint
#15 Megan Balint
Year: Freshman
Position: 
Mid/For
Height: 5'9"
High School:
Armijo High School Hometown: Fairfield

Sports highlights

At Solano: A team player who is dedicated and committed. Can shoot with both feet equally, has good vision and excellent ball distribution.

High School/Club:  15 years playing experience. Team captain, most assists, MVP of St. Mary's tournament. Also played Volleyball and Basketball in high school. Played club for Solano Lasers & Solano Score


Interests/Plans: Psychology Major

#3  Marcia Bassett
#3 Marcia Bassett
Year: Freshman
Position: 
Defender
Height: 5'5"
High School:
Will C. Wood High School
Hometown:
Vacaville

Sports highlights

At Solano: A tough physical defender with good passing skills. Has a simple game that gets the job done.

High School/Club:  14 years playing experience, played for Vacaville Thunderbirds.


Interests/Plans: Psycholgy Major. Hobbies are traveling and reading.

#10  Melissa Bastidus
 

#10 Melissa Bastidus

Year: Freshman
Position: 
For/Mid
Height: 5'3"
High School:
Will C. Wood High School
Hometown:
Vacaville


Sports highlights

At Solano: Is a hard worker and not afraid to train hard with players who have more experience. Excellent attitude and a team player.

High School/Club: Also participated in cross country, track and swimming. Played club for Vacaville.


Interests/Plans:
Architect major. Enjoys going to the movies, plays and attending sport events.

#2  Nancy Berg
#2  Nancy Berg
Year: Sophomore
Position: 
Def/Mid
Height: 5'1"
High School: 
Vacaville High School

Hometown:
Vacaville


Sports highlights

At Solano:  A versatile player that can play in the midfield or defense. Good knowledge of the game. Seems to be in the right place at the right time. Two good feet.

2003: Was a starter for most of the season at outside midfield.

High School/Club: In high school was voted most improved player her      year. Also has been captain of her club team. Played club for Vacaville United


Interests/Plans: History Major

#13  Jennifer Bloom
#13  Jennifer Bloom
Year: Freshman
Position: 
Mid/For
Height: 5'8"
High School:
Vacaville High School
Hometown: Vacaville

Sports highlights

At Solano: Team captain in 2004. A conscientuous, dedicated and committed player. Has a passion for soccer. A team leader with excellent social skills, helps all players. Can shoot and service the ball well with both feet. A good student.

2003: Medical Red-shirt. Most inspirational.

High School/Club: 15 years playing experience. Most inspirational senior year at Vacaville High School, team captain in 2001, scholar athlete all 4 years. Played club soccer for Vacaville United. Also played basketball in high school.


Interests/Plans: Kinesiolgy major. Hobbies include wakeboarding, snowboarding and coaching.

#7  Mayra Garcia
#7  Mayra Garcia
Year: Freshman
Position: 
Midfield
Height: 5'5"
High School:
Armijo High School
Hometown: Fairfield

Sports highlights

At Solano: Excellent fitness and work ethic. Always eager to learn and improve skills and game. Has great dedication and commitment. Super attitude and very respectful individual.

High School/Club:  Most improved, team captain, all conference senior year at Armijo High School, honorable mention sophomore and junior year. Also played volleyball at Armijo.


Interests/Plans:  

#00  Morgan James
#00  Morgan James
Year: Freshman
Position: 
Goalkeeper
Height: 5'5"
High School:
Salesian High School
Hometown: El Sobrante

Sports highlights

At Solano: Super commitment! Good GK with good field skills. Gives her all in training. Great attitude.

High School/Club: Team MVP, 1st team all conference and honorable mention in high school. Played club for West Contra Costa. Also played Softball at Salesian.


Interests/Plans: Nursing Major

#6  Lisa King
#6  Lisa King
Year: Sophomore
Position: 
Forward
Height: 5'1"
High School:
Vacaville High School
Hometown: Vacaville

Sports highlights

At Solano:  One of the fastest players in the Bay Valley Conference, a good finisher, good shot with both feet. A very unselfish player who works hard, has a great attitude and is physically tough.

2003: 2nd team All State; All Nor-Cal Selection; Player of the Year - BVC Blue Division; MVP Offense - BVC Blue Division; 1st Team BVC Selection. 10th in state in Scoring with 19 goals, 10 Assists as a Freshman.
 

High School/Club 15 years playing experience. Played club for Vacaville United. Team MVP for Vacaville High. Also played softball at Vacaville High.


Interests/Plans:  Liberal Arts. Hobbies include playing softball, snowboarding, art, friends, family and cars.

#4  Stephanie Lanza
#4  Stephanie Lanza
Year: Freshman
Position: 
Defender
Height: 5'6"
High School: Armijo
Hometown:
Fairfield


Sports highlights

At Solano: An excellent defender who anticipates well and has good ball distribution. Good speed along with good individual ball skills, can play the long ball, good free kicks.

High School/Club: Has 12 years playing experience, 1 year ODP. Was MVP, most improved and all league in high school. Also competed in cross country, swimming and water polo at Armijo High School. Played club for Solano Lasers & Vacaville.

 
Interests/Plans: Pediatrics major, also involved with 4-H.

#19  Christa Parmer
#19  Christa Parmer
Year: Freshman
Position: 
For/Mid
Height: 5'5"
High School:
Visions High School
Hometown: Sacramento

Sports highlights

At Solano: Good individual offensive ball skills. Good touch, receiving and passing skills. Highly committed. Good off-season training work-ethic.

High School/Club: Team captain. Played club for Vacaville. 13 years playing experience.


Interests/Plans:
Chemistry major. Hobbies include judo and swimming.

#9  Jenn Pedersen
#9  Jenn Pedersen
Year: Freshman
Position: 
Midfield
Height: 5'4"
High School:
University High School
Hometown: Irvine

Sports highlights

At Solano: A mature, self-motivated person and player. Has a good all around game. 

High School/Club:  20 years playing experience. Played club for Irvine Strikers. Honorable mention senior year at University High also ran track.


Interests/Plans:  Business Management Major at the University of Phoenix. Hobbies include traveling, surfing and snowboarding.

#12  Roxana Salmeron
#12  Roxana Salmeron
Year: Sophomore
Position: 
Defender
Height: 5'5"
High School:
Vanden High School
Hometown: Fairfield

Sports highlights

At Solano: One of the best defenders on the team. Physical player with good speed, is fearless. Plays with heart, lays it all on the field, can play an excellent marking back. Very respectful individual, who works hard and just plays.

2003: Started and played in almost all games at right back.

High School/Club:  Most improved, MVP defense junior year, all conference senior year at Vanden High School. Played club for Vacaville Thunderbirds. Also ran Cross Country.


Interests/Plans: Nursing Major.

#11  Andrea Salvador
#11  Andrea Salvador
Year: Freshman
Position: 
For/Mid
Height: 5'5"
High School:
Salesian High School
Hometown:
Rodeo

Sports highlights

At Solano: Has excellent speed and fitness, can be a dangerous player for opposing defenses, can shoot with both feet.

High School/Club:  Team captain of high school and club team, MVP and 1st team junior and senior year. 13 years playing experience. Also played softball at Salesian. Played club for West Contra Costa and Alameda.


Interests/Plans: Kinesiology Major. Hobbies include hanging out with friends, riding scooters and motorcycles.

Red-Shirt  Ashley Casassa
Red-Shirt  Ashley Casassa
Year: Freshman
Position: 
Midfield

Height:

High School: Vintage High School
Hometown: Napa

Sports highlights

At Solano:  An example student athlete who excels in the classroom and on the field. Super consistent in work rate and training work ethic. Outstanding attitude who loves practice. Great fitness and individual ball skills. Can play both offense and defense equally well. A complete player.

2003: MVP midfield, academic award winner with 4.0 GPA, coaches award, goal of the year. 1st Team BVC Selection. Scored 6 goals and 4 assists from outside midfield position.

High School/Club

 
Interests/Plans

Red-Shirt  Alma Pelayo
Red-Shirt  Alma Pelayo
Year: Freshman
Position: 
Mid/Def
Height:
High School:
Rodriguez High School
Hometown: Fairfield

Sports highlights: 
Interests/Plans: