Makenna

Gandara

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Forward
Height: 5'2"
Year: Freshman
City/State: Woodland Hills, CA
High School: Sierra Canyon School
Major: Communication
Experience: High School

Bio

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2015
Redshirted the season.

CLUB
Played for Real So Cal Soccer Club ... Member of Real So Cal Elite Clubs National League (ECNL) team from 2011-15 ... Won Surf Cup titles in San Diego in 2013 and 2014.

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2015 graduate of Sierra Canyon School in Chatsworth ... Four-year varsity starter and all-time leader in games played for the Trailblazers ... Four-time All-Alpha League First Team selection ... CIF and Alpha League MVP as a senior ... Named by TopDrawerSoccer.com as a California Winter State All-Star in July of 2015 ... Guided SCS to league crowns in all four years, as well as the CIF Southern California Division V regional championship as a senior ... Totaled 171 points from 58 goals and 55 assists over 93 games played, becoming first player in school history to reach at least 50 goals and 50 assists ... All-time leader in assists ... Tallied 18 assists as a freshman in 2011-12, a single-season school record ... League bests of 28 goals and 68 points as a senior ... Also played on the junior varsity volleyball squad as a freshman and sophomore.

PERSONAL
Born Aug. 29, 1997 in Tarzana ... Parents are Robert and Samantha Gandara, who both attended CSUN ... Has younger twin siblings named Jack and Chloe ... Communication major at Warren College ... Most memorable moment in soccer was scoring the winning goal in CIF regional finals with 30 seconds left in regulation ... Counts listening to music and eating sushi among her hobbies ... Roots for Liverpool FC and the world champion U.S. women's national team ... Favorite athlete is star USWNT forward Alex Morgan ... Top movie is Bridesmaids ... Listens to Drake ... Loves cucumbers.

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