6 - Natalia Romo|
|Hometown:||Las Vegas, Nev.|
|Previous School:||Bishop Gorman HS|
AS A SENIOR (2006)
One of the team’s more versatile players, has the ability to play on the back line, midfield and up top...appeared in 13 matches during the year...scored her first career goal at Idaho...added an assist on a cross that found Missy Matzen open at the back post in a 3-2 victory over Menlo.
AS A JUNIOR (2005)
A knee injury in the eighth match of the season ended her season early...she started four of eight matches and took one shot...mainly saw her time in the midfield.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2004)
Returned to the back line and received Big Sky honorable mention accolades...played in 18 matches, starting 17...a speedy defender with a strong boot, she was able to play several positions on the back line...finished the season with four shots (two on goal)...also served as a co-captain.
Sat out the year with shin stress fractures.
AS A FRESHMAN (2002)
Competed in all 17 games, starting 16...tallied her first collegiate assist in a 2-0 win over Weber State on Oct. 27.
A 2002 graduate of Bishop Gorman HS in Las Vegas...played four years of soccer as a forward...earned all-Northwest Division second team honors as a junior...earned the Gaels’ best offensive player award as a freshman and senior...led the Gaels to two Clark County State Championships (1998, 2000), one Sunset Regional championship (1999) and three-consecutive 4A Division titles (1999-2001)...earned Student-Athlete Award all four years...a member of the United club team in Las Vegas for five years...led United to 17 tournament victories and three state championships (1998, 1999, 2001).
Born Sept. 21, 1983...parents are Katie and Rafael Romo...major is sociology.