Sierra Ferreira, Mariah Hobbs, Taylor Housley, and Olivia Schultz were selected as All-Academic Honorable Mentions
USD's five seniors will be honored tonight
USD Takes on San Francisco on the road Saturday at 1:00 p.m.
USD looks to get back in the win column against a pair of tough Big West teams
USC scored the game-winning goal in the last minute of the match
JUNIOR (2011): Played in 20 matches with 11 starts as a midfielders for the Toreros...scored two goals and added in one assist for five points...helped lead the team to the program's first WCC championship, and into the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament...scored one goal against UC Irvine (9/25/11)...scored one goal against Pacific (9-/26/11)...recorded one assist against Pacific (9/26/11).
SOPHOMORE (2010): Played in 14 matches with five starts as a mainstay in the Toreros midfield...recorded two goals and one assist for five points...scored the game-winning goal in a 2-1 win against Saint Mary's (10/17/10)...scored one goal in a 4-1 win against Arizona (9/27/10)...recorded one assist in a 2-1 win against Pepperdine (10/29/10)...helped the Toreros earn an at-large bid into the NCAA Tournament.
FRESHMAN (2009): Played in 20 matches this season with 10 starts total...scored the only goal for the Toreros against CSU Bakersfield (8-23-09)...had a total of four assists, two of which were during the Cal State Northridge game (8-21-09)...ended the season with total of six points... helped the team finish second in the prestigious West Coast Conference and earn a trip to the NCAA Tournament.
HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Earned four varsity letters in soccer while playing at La Jolla Country Day...was named her team's MVP after leading the team in goals scored in her senior season...was the lone freshman to make the varsity squad in her freshman team...as a freshman, she helped lead her team to the CIF IV Championship...won the coaches award as a junior...she is a member of the San Diego Surf Club team and helped the team win the 2007 and 2008 Surf Cup championships.
PERSONAL: Sierra Ferreira was born on March 5, 1992...she is the daughter of Pedro and Gina Ferreira...was heavily recruited by Stanford, Harvard, Dartmouth, Georgetown and Pepperdine...chose to attend USD because of the outstanding women's soccer program, the rigor of the academic courses available to students, the coaching staff and it is close to home...she notes that she skipped the first grade and has been the youngest member of her grade all through school...she is the first member of her family to go to college, along with her brother, Roman, who is one year older, but same year academically, and her brother will play football at Whittier College.
Ferreira's Career Stats
Pack the Stadium Night
ITA All-American's Preview
Petronijevic, Angus, & Vittek Prepare
USD Looks to Extend Home Win Streak
Toreros First True Road Game of 2015
CSUN and UCSB Preview
Toreros Look to Extend Win Streak
Aztec Invite Recap
Both Squads Finish Second
Toreros Take on Cross-town Rival
Highlights from 45-21 win
2015 Home Opener
Previewing Western New Mexico
Volleyball Tournament Preview
A preview of the USD Tournament
Men's Soccer Season Opener
Previewing No. 16 Cal
Training Camp Update
Coach Lindsey Recaps the First Two Weeks
2015 WSOC Preview
A brief preview of the 2015 Toreros.