2 Olivia Santiago
2 Olivia Santiago
Year: Junior
Hometown: Los Altos, Calif.
High School: Los Altos
Position: C

2015: Ranked first on the team in ejections drawn (87) and fourth in goals (39) … Finished the year with 22 assists, 31 steals, eight field blocks, and a sprint won … Scored a season-high three goals in each of three games – vs. Conn. College (Apr. 4), at Harvard (Apr. 16), and vs. George Washington (Apr. 18) … Drew a season-best five ejections twice – at Marist (Feb. 1) and at Bucknell (Mar. 1) … Dished out a season-high four assists vs. Concordia – Irvine (Mar. 26).

2014: Ranked second on the team with 65 draw ejections and fifth with 51 goals … Tallied 21 steals and seven assists … Combined for four goals, three steals, and five draw ejections over three games on opening day of season … Recorded a hat trick in 13-9 win over Marist (Feb. 22) … Notched three goals and drew three ejections vs. Santa Clara (Mar. 8) … Scored twice with three draw ejections, an assist, and a steal in 12-9 victory over Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (Mar. 26) … Attacked for three goals and five draw ejections to beat Mercyhurst (Apr. 5) … Earned ACWPC Superior All-Academic honors. 

2013: Scored 13 goals on 42 attempts (31 percent) … Added six assists … Registered 20 exclusions, 16 steals, and six blocks on the season … Earned an Excellent All-Academic award from the ACWPC.

Before Brown: Earned four varsity letters at Los Altos High School … Started for three years … Brought her team to the CIF CCS Division II Finals for the first time as a senior … Competed with team in the CCS Division I and II semifinals … Made the All-CCS Girls' Water Polo Division II Second Team in 2010; gained Honorable Mention in 2009 … Earned Fourth Team KAI CAL-HI All-America honors, a First Team Santa Clara Valley Athletic League selection, First Team San Jose Mercury News, and First Team All-CCS Division II honors … Chosen as the Los Altos High School Athlete of the Year in 2011 ... Competed at the club level for Stanford Water Polo Club for six years … Participated in her sixth National Junior Olympics and fourth USA Club Championships in the summer of 2012 … Competed on the Olympic Development Team; won second place at the ODP Northern Regional Championships in 2010 and 2011 … Selected to the Top 20 All-Region team in both of her seasons with the ODP and advanced to the National Team Selection Camps ... A member of the USA Women's Youth National Training Team in 2010.

Personal: Olivia is the daughter of Linda and Neil … Has two sisters, Alexandra and Victoria … Environmental Sciences concentrator … Theme song is “In Da Club” by 50 Cent.

Olivia Santiago’s Career Statistics

Year

G

ATT

PCT

AST

STL

FB

EJD

2013

13

42

.310

6

16

6

20

2014

31

86

.360

7

21

3

65

2015

39

107

.364

22

31

8

87

Totals

83

235

.353

35

68

17

172