2010: Played in 26 games as a sophomore and led the team in shots (166) and goals (36)... Finished second in points (46) and steals (20)... Came in third in assists (10) and fourth in ejections drawn (12).
2009: Had a stellar first year on offense for the Wildcats... Appeared in 18 games during her freshmen season... Led the team in goals (29), blocks (5) and points (36)... Registered seven assists (36 points)... Recorded 18 steals and seven ejections drawn.
Saint Francis High School: Competed in water polo and swimming all four years, while earning varsity letters from 2005-08 in water polo and in 2007 and 2008 in swimming ... Water polo co-captain in 2007 ... Named WCAL All-League in 2006 and 2007.
Academic and Community Honors: As a swimmer, earned Academic All-America honors in 2008 ... Scholar Athlete in water polo and swimming each year from 2005-08 ... Three-year member of the National Honor Society ... Graduating member of the California Scholarship Federation ... Earned high honor roll status all four years.
Personal: Born 5/9/90 in Foster City, Calif. ... Youngest of three children of John and Suzanne Soares ... Siblings are Daniel (23) and Mark (21) ... Both brothers played water polo at Santa Clara and Mark is currently on the team ... Her grandfather, Richard Soares, was a guard for the Santa Clara basketball team from 1950-53 ... Majoring in Business.