|High School:||Mission San Jose|
• Three-Time Member of the GCC All-Academic Team
• Three-Time Member of the ACWPC All-Academic Team
A four-year driver who appeared in 90 career games and totaled 20 goals, 32 assists, and 46 steals in her career.
AS A SENIOR (2017) Started in all 29 games on the season … totaled 12 goals, 16 assists, and 18 steals … scored season-high three goals against Fresno Pacific (March 19) … tallied one assist and three steals against Cal Baptist (April 13).
AS A JUNIOR (2016): Played in 25 games with two starts … named to the GCC All-Academic team ... recognized as "Excellent" on the ACWPC All-Academic team ... scored eight goals … earned 10 assists and 11 steals.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2015): Saw time in all 30 games … named to the GCC All-Academic team ... recognized as "Excellent" on the ACWPC All-Academic team ... scored first goal of the season in win over Sonoma State … had one goal, two steals and one fieldblock in win over Chapman … tallied four goals, two steals and three field blocks in win over Occidental … had one goal and one fieldblock against Cal State East Bay … scored one goal against LMU.
AS A FRESHMAN (2014): Scored 1 goal vs. Redlands (March 23).
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Mission San Jose High School in Fremont, Calif. … four-year Varsity member … led her team in goals (98), assists (47) and steals (35) in her senior season … team captain and named team MVP both her her junior and senior year … named to the 2012 First-Team MVAL All-League … 2011 Second-Team MVAL All-League and was an Academic All-American … led her team in goals (51) and steals (60) her junior season … led her team to advance to NCS in 2010 and 2011 … played for the Warriors’ coaches Joe Martinez, Aaron Shilling, James Dunsford, and Cory Audiat … played club water polo for West Coast Aquatics … swam for the Highlands Swim Team.
PERSONAL: Born in Fremont, Calif. … daughter of Don and Fran Akerland … has one brother, Marcus, who also played water polo at Santa Clara … she enjoys going to the beach, doing yoga, watching movies and eating ice cream mocha … aspired to start her own business.
“SCU has been a part of my family for over 35 years. My dad works here as an architect and my brother attended SCU from 2008-12. Santa Clara has a beautiful campus, a great facility and small class sizes. Their women’s water polo team is made up of talented girls that I can learn a lot from. I didn’t know exactly what to expect my freshman year, but SCU has turned out to be a perfect fit for me.”
|Apr 12||at Concordia (Cal.)||W, 14-8|
|Apr 13||at Cal Baptist||W, 7-6|
|Apr 22||at Pacific||L, 8-7|
|Apr 23||at UC Davis||L, 12-9|
|Apr 28||Azusa Pacific||L, 7-6|
|Apr 30||Fresno Pacific||W, 5-3|
|Jan 28||at Cal St. Monterey Bay||W, 11-9||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 2||Hawaii||L, 16-6||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 4||Cal St. East Bay||W, 6-4||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 4||Sonoma State||W, 8-7||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 10||at San Diego State University||L, 12-6||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 11||vs. USC||L, 18-2||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 11||vs. Hartwick||L, 13-4||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 12||vs. Marist||L, 8-5||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 12||vs. Sonoma State||L, 5-4||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 18||vs. Stanford||L, 19-1||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 18||vs. California||L, 14-4||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 25||Cal St. Monterey Bay||W, 10-5||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 25||UC Davis||L, 11-7||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Mar 4||vs. Bucknell||L, 6-5||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Mar 4||vs. Hartwick||L, 12-10||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Mar 5||vs. Arizona State||L, 14-2||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Mar 5||at Michigan||L, 17-9||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Mar 11||at Cal St. East Bay||W, 11-7||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Mar 18||Harvard||L, 9-8||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Mar 19||Fresno Pacific||W, 11-6||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Mar 31||Azusa Pacific||L, 10-9||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Apr 1||Loyola Marymount||L, 6-3||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Apr 8||at Sonoma State||L, 8-5||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Apr 12||at Concordia (Cal.)||W, 14-8||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Apr 13||at Cal Baptist||W, 7-6||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Apr 22||at Pacific||L, 8-7||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Apr 23||at UC Davis||L, 12-9||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Apr 28||Azusa Pacific||L, 7-6||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Apr 30||Fresno Pacific||W, 5-3||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|