|High School:||Gilroy HS|
Spellman missed just one game an earned 14 starts during her second season in the Orange and Black. She assisted Katy McDonough's game tying goal in the home opener against Missouri State on Aug. 28. Pacific went on to win the contest 2-1.
Spellman saw time in 16 of the Tigers' 18 games, earning three starts. She picked up one assist and was a vocal asset to the team.
Spellman graduated from Gilroy High School in Gilroy, Calif., in 2008. Amanda earned a combined seven letters with the Mustangs in field hockey (four) and basketball (three). Amanda was named the All-Tri County Athletic League Senior of the year in 2007. A two year captain, Spellman was named the team's Most Valuable Offensive Player as a senior. She earned All-Central Coast Section Honorable Mention honors in 2007, as well as All-TCAL First Team honors.
Amanda Spellman was born in Watsonville, Calif. Daughter of Todd and Patty Spellman, she has two siblings, Laura (18) and Greg (16). Spellman is a communications major and plans on doing public relations for a major athletic supply company after graduation.
"Amanda is a tough competitor. She has worked hard in the off-season to improve her defensive skills. She listens well and is very aware of her surroundings. She will give us additional defensive strength."