A 2012 graduate of Rancho Bernardo High School in San Diego ... Named to All-North County and All-CIF Second Team as a senior (2012) ... Made All-Palomar League First Team during her junior and senior years with the Broncos (2011-12) ... Earned All-Palomar League Second Team recognition as a sophomore (2010) ... Three-time "Athlete of the Year" nominee (2010-12) ... RBHS "Scholar Athlete of the Year" as a senior (2012) ... Selected for County All-Star Team in her final season (2012) ... Named to the Union Tribune All-Academic Team as a junior and senior (2011-12) ... Three-time "Team MVP" her last three years at RBHS (2010-12) ... Received All-Palomar League Honorable Mention as a freshman (2009) ... Scored more than 90 goals as a senior (2012) ... Also swam for the Broncos ... Played for the San Diego Shores Water Polo Club in San Diego (2009-12).
Born May 4, 1994 in Los Angeles ... Parents are Cheri Weiss and Sam Sasson ... Majoring in physiology and neuroscience at Muir College ... Her most memorable water polo moment was making the finals of the National Junior Olympics with her club team in 2010 after coming back from three goals down with three minutes left in the last quarter of the semifinal match and winning the contest in the shootout, which she took part in ... Loves anything artsy, watching movies, and going to the beach in her spare time ... Favorite teams are the Boston Red Sox and the USA Water Polo teams ... Has Dave Matthews Band, Lil Wayne, Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Jason Mraz and Eminem on her iPod ... Favorite movie is "Bridesmaids" ... Is a fan of "Harry Potter" ... Would eat anything from Souplantation for the rest of her life if given the chance ... Her parents are her greatest influence in life ... Hopes to become a sports medicine doctor after graduating from UC San Diego.