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9 Mia Bonifazi

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2018
Made Triton debut in opener at Concordia Irvine (8/30), entering at forward in first half.

AS A FRESHMAN AT USF IN 2017
Spent 2017-18 academic year at University of San Francisco and competed for Division I Dons of West Coast Conference (WCC) ... Appeared in eight matches and played 71 minutes ... Made college debut vs. Texas Tech (8/20) in Albuquerque, N.M., playing season-high 23 minutes ... Added 17 minutes at UC Irvine (9/24).

CLUB
Played for U19 Elite Clubs National League (ECNL) Real Colorado, having had previous stint with club's U18 ECNL national team ... Also played for Colorado Rush ECNL 98/99, which participated in 2016 ECNL Regionals ... Led Olympico with 14 goals, competing against players older than her.

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2017 graduate of Mountain Vista High School in Highlands Ranch, Colo. ... Aided Golden Eagles to Colorado High School Activities Association (CHSAA) Class 5A state title as a senior, after back-to-back semifinal appearances and runner-up effort in 2016 ... CHSAA All-State honorable mention in 2016 ... Also CHSAA All-State in 2017 ... Three-time All-Continental League selection ... Led team in assists ... Produced 21 goals and 21 assists for career ... Academic All-State award in 2015 and 2016 with 4.2 GPA ... Member of National Honor Society, Spanish National Honor Society and Key Club.

PERSONAL
Born June 14 in Denver, Colo. ... Parents are Dan and Pauline Bonifazi ... Father attended Colorado State and mother went to University of Colorado Denver ... Has two younger sisters named Annabella and Francesca ... Uncle, Mike Bonifazi, played lacrosse at Chapman University in 1995 ... Cousin, Marie Dreher, played soccer at Colorado Mesa University ... Cousin, Domi Richardson, played collegiately at Missouri and now professionally for Sky Blue FC ... Cousin, Kelly Cook, played at Santa Clara from 1989-90 ... Human biology major with Spanish minor at Warren College ... Plans after earning undergraduate degree from UC San Diego include going to medical school, becoming a doctor, and traveling ... Most memorable soccer moment is winning CHSAA state championship as high school senior, providing one assist in 4-1 victory after falling short in previous three years, with pair of semifinal appearances followed by 2016 runner-up showing ... Enjoys going to the beach, hanging out with friends, and going on runs with her dogs ... Loves watching soccer and cheers for AS Roma, Juventus, Barcelona and PSG ... Favorite athlete is U.S. soccer legend Mia Hamm ... Top movie is Moana ... Listens to oldies songs ... Favorite food is seafood pasta ... Loves coffee ... Also loves to sing, but claims to be really bad it ... Nominated as a Colorado delegate to National Academy of Future Physicians and Medical Scientists' Congress of Future Medical Leaders, a highly-selective national program, in June of 2017 ... Attended two medical camps created for future doctors.

GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
2018

Position: Forward
Height: 5'2"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Highlands Ranch, CO
High School: Mountain Vista HS
Other College: University of San Francisco
College: Warren
Major: Human Biology
Experience: Transfer
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