10 Nicci Leon
10 Nicci Leon
Height: 5-3
Year: Senior
Hometown: Valencia, Calif.
High School: Hart HS
Position: F/MF
2005 (Freshman): In her first season with the Tigers, Leon appeared in 13 games while starting two. In her first appearance in the Orange and Black on September 16 against Brown, Nicci made an immediate impact by notching the game-winning goal in overtime off of a free kick with less than :10 seconds left in the game. Throughout the season, Leon tallied 22 shots with her most active game coming against UC Davis, when she fired off five shots. High School: Nicci attended Hart High School in Newhall, Calif., where she spent three seasons playing varsity soccer for the Indians. A captain in her senior season, Nicci earned team MVP honors and was named to the Second Team All-League for her play on the field. Club Team: Leon has played for the So-Cal United and Santa Clara United club teams before coming to Pacific. Personal: Born in Redondo Beach, Calif., she is the daughter of Mary and Jose Leon. Nicci has four siblings, Felipe, Gabby, Katie and Allie. She plans to graduate with a degree in sports medicine.