ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
9 - Yoshi Andersen
Yoshi Andersen
Height: 5-6
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Laguna Beach, Calif.
High School: Laguna Beach
Position: Attacker
Major: Psychology
House Affiliation: Pforzheimer

Career Highs
Goals: 5 vs. Mercyhurst (4/13/13)
Assists: 4 (3x) last at Pacific (3/19/13)
Steals:  4 (4x) last at Brown (4/13/13) 

2013 Freshman
Earned CWPA Southern Division second-team honors ... Named team Rookie of the Year ... Finished the year with 61 goals, 42 assists and 54 steals ... Recorded a hat trick, four assists and four steals in her college debut against Iona (Feb. 2) ... Notched three goals, three assists and four steals versus Villanova (Feb. 2) ... Tallied three scores, three helpers and a theft against CAMO (Feb. 2) ... Named CWPA Southern Division Rookie of the Week (Feb. 4) ... Tallied two goals, one assist and two steals against Princeton (Feb. 9) ... Netted three goals and dished out two assists in a win against NYAC (Feb. 10) ... Established a new career-high with four goals, to go with two steals and one assist, versus Villanova (Feb. 10) ... Had three goals and two assists in a contest against Wagner (Feb. 23) ... Registered two goals, two assists and a steal versus Iona (Feb. 23) ... Put in three goals and also recorded one assist and one steal in a victory over Villanova (Feb. 24) ... Contributed two goals and a steal against Siena (Feb. 24) ... Stole the ball twice versus Mercyhurst (March 2) ... Had four goals and four assists against Bucknell (March 2) ... Tallied two goals, one assist and three steals against Gannon (March 2) ... Found the back of the net four times and had three takeaways against Santa Clara (March 17) ... Had a goal, an assist and two steals versus Occidental (March 17) ... Scored, handed out an assist and stole the ball against Fresno Pacific (March 18) ... Scored twice at UC Davis (March 18) ... Matched her career-high with four helpers and also scored and stole the ball at Pacific (March 19) ... Finished with a score, an assist and two steals against No. 10 San Jose State (March 21) ... Dished out an assist at No. 2 Stanford (March 22) ... Recorded a goal and an assist at No. 5 Cal (March 23) ... Posted two goals, one assist and one steal in a matchup with Brown (April 3) ... Snagged two steals against Princeton (April 6) ... Credited with one steal versus Cal State Bakersfield (April 7) ... Recorded one steal in a contest against Arizona State (April 7) ... Recorded a career-high five goals while also posting three assists and four steals in a win versus Mercyhurst (April 13) … Grabbed a team-best four steals while also registering one goal and one assist against Brown (April 13) … Notched two goals, one assist and two steals in a victory over George Washington (April 14) ... Earned second CWPA Southern Division Rookie of the Week (April 15) ... Notched three goals, one steal and three assists in a winning effort over Notre Dame (Ohio) (April 26) … Tallied one goal, one assist and two steals against Hartwick (April 26) … Recorded one goal, one assist and one steal in a win against George Washington (April 27) … Scored one goal versus Brown (April 28). 

Before Harvard
Played water polo and saw for four years at Laguna Beach High School ... Captained the water polo and swimming teams as a senior ... Led the water polo team in goals (106), assists (45) and steals (53) as a senior ... Directed her Laguna Beach High School team to league championships in 2009-12 ... Team earned the CIF Division 2 championship in 2009 ... First team all-league choice as a junior and senior and a second team pick as a sophomore ... Voted the league’s MVP in 2012 ... First team All-CIF selection as a senior and second team choice as a sophomore and junior ... Honored as first team All-Orange County in 2012 ... named to the all-tournament teams at the Santa Barbara Tournament and the high school championships ... Earned club water polo All-American honors in 2009-10 ... Member of the Junior and Youth National Teams that placed second at the Jr. Pan-American Games in 2008-09 (Brazil) and 2010-12 (Miami, Fla.), respectively ... Her club team won titles at the California Cup 16U in 2010 and the Junior Olympics 18U in 2011 ... President of the Pink Ribbon Club ... Member of the Rotary Club International and Buddy Club ... Earned the Academic Award for Creativity in Ceramics in 2010-11 ... Named MVP at the 2012 UANA Junior Pan American Championships in Montreal, Canada ... Gave swimming lessons to children.