Nov. 10, 2010
WALNUT CREEK, Calif.--In a vote by the Pac-10 Conference coaches released Wednesday, November 10, freshman forward/midfielder Jazmin Ponce was named to both them Pac-10 All-Freshman team, and Pac-10 All-Conference Honorable Mention for the 2010 season.
Earning nineteen starts for her rookie season, the Lawndale, Calif. native took shots in eighteen games, including a high of 6 attempts against Central Florida (9.17). In total, Ponce led the Wildcat team with 49 shot attempts, and 20 on goal.
Ponce is tied for second on the team, along with fellow freshman Jensen Skinner, for goals scored at three.
Ponce hit one game winner this season, in the 1-0 victory over Utah on September 26. The forward went one-on-one with Utah's GK and drilled the ball to the back left corner in the 97th minute to end the game.
Full Honorable Mention List: Lauren Battung (CAL, So., F/MF); Zakiya Bywaters (UCLA, So., F); Micaela Castain (WSU, Fr., F); Alyssa Davila (USC, Sr., MF); Alina Garciamendez (STAN, So., D); Camille Levin (STAN, Jr., F); Devin Marshall (ASU, Fr., F); Sarah Martinez (WASH, Jr., F); Emily Oliver (STAN, Fr., GK); Jazmin Ponce (ARIZ, Fr., F/MF); Jenna Richmond (UCLA, Fr., MF); Ashli Sandoval (USC, RS JR, MF/D); Brandi Vega (WSU, So., F)
Pac-10 All-Freshman Team
Jenna Richardson F Oregon State
Elizabeth Eddy F/MF USC
Jenna Richmond MF UCLA
Emily Oliver GK Stanford
Devin Marshall F Arizona State
Lindsay Elston MF Washington
Jazmin Ponce F/MF Arizona
Emi Lawson D California
Micaela Castain F Washington State
Kaitlyn Fitzpatrick MF California
Natalia Ledezma MF UCLAJazmin Ponce