15 Emily Hansen
15 - Emily Hansen
Height: 5-9
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Sacramento, CA
High School: Rio Americano HS
Position: D
Experience: HS
Club Team: Placer United SC

2014 -- Earned a spot on the All-Big West Freshman Team, and was also selected as the Mustang Rookie of the Year ... played in all 20 matches, starting 19 of them ... never came off the pitch in nine games, including the double-overtime scoreless draw in the conference tournament semifinal at home on Nov. 6 against Long Beach State — one of five shutouts to which she contributed throughout the season ... saw 1,565 minutes in all ... also had two assists and placed five shots on goal during the year.

Prep --
During her junior year at Rio Americano High School in Sacramento, the Raiders finished ranked No. 5 in the nation by MaxPreps.com and No. 8 by the NSCAA (as well as No. 1 in California in both rankings) ... they went 18-0-2 during the season, which ended in a third consecutive Sac-Joaquin Section Division 3 championship ... was chosen as the Capital Athletic League Defensive Player of the Year and was an all-city selection ... also was a Sacramento Bee honorable mention in basketball, an all-league cross country runner, and a volleyball player ... was valedictorian, and belonged to the National Society of High School Scholars and the California Scholarship Federation ... played club for Placer United, which won the 2013 Davis Legacy Tournament (with her earning the MVP award).

Personal -- Born on Feb. 20, 1996 in Sacramento ... daughter of Paul and Yvonne ... father played at Cal Poly from 1985 to 1988 before a pro career from 1993 to 2001 for the Sacramento Knights of the Continental Indoor Soccer League and the World Indoor Soccer League ... has a brother, Zachary, and a sister, Megan ... is a Chelsea fan; favorite players include Fernando Torres and Oscar ... majors in biological sciences.