2011 Women's Soccer
Record: 12-5-1 Home: 6-3 Away: 4-2-1 Neutral: 2-0 GSAC: 4-4-1
#17 Kimberly James
Kimberly James Image
Height: 5-1
Class: SR
Position: D
Hometown: San Pedro, CA
Previous School: LA Harbor College

The Athlete: Kimberly returns to the Pride for her senior season…second campaign with VUSC…played in ten games for the Lions in 2010, recording one goal and one assist…arrived at Vanguard via LA Harbor College in Los Angeles …played two seasons for Coach Jim Lillie...while at LA Harbor, helped the team set seven records…graduated from San Pedro High School in 2008…played for Coach Weber at SPHS, where she was All-Conference for four years…captain as a senior…was MVP in 2007…led her squad to the City Championships for the first time in eight years…also played for the Slammers FC for nine years…has played the game of soccer for 17 years…possesses good speed and technicality…gives the Lions experience in the backfield…will be a team captain as a senior in 2011.

The Person: Kimberly was born on September 7, 1990, in Long Beach, California…parents are Billy Bryant and Diana James...nickname is "Lilly"…has two brothers and one sister…will major in Kinesiology at Vanguard…likes to eat at "Chipotle" and eating French Fries…her favorite movie is "Aladdin" and favorite TV show is "Teen Mom"…lists Denzel Washington as her favorite actor…likes the Bible verse John 8:7…believes honesty and loyalty are the most important characteristics a person can have…most respects here mom because she is the strongest person she knows…has learned in life to worry only about the things that matter…soccer has taught her how to keep going when the odds are against her…her career goal is to become an OT.

Senior Reflection: I would like to be remembered as someone who gave everything she had for the team.

Coach Dodge's comments: As a captain, Lilly leads the team both on and off the field. Her positive attitude is uplifting for the whole team.

2011 Women's Soccer Roster
Roster for 2011 Women's Soccer Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
00Lauren TerryFRGK5-7Corona, CASantiago High School
1Paige SikesSOGK5-7Buena Park, CAJohn F. Kennedy High School
2Janell KoideFRM4-8Fremont, CAAmerican High School
4Amanda PerezFRM5-3Temecula, CAXavier College Prep
5Jordan ClearyJRM5-6Alta Loma, CACSU San Bernardino
6Annamarie TedeschiSOF5-4Santa Rosa, CAPorter Creek Prep
7Alexandra OkidaFRM5-2Mission Viejo, CASaddleback Valley Christian
8Margot ValenzuelaJRM5-6Newbury Park, CASanta Barbara CC
9Gabriela VallesSRF5-3Mesa, AZMesa High School
10Amanda CouchJRF/M5-4Sacramento, CABella Vista High School
11Lauren SkachenkoJRM/D5-4Chino Hills, CACal Poly Pomona
13Charlotte WisniewskiJRD/M5-5Laguna Niguel, CAAliso Niguel High School
14Rachel JonesSRD5-6Alpine, CAGranite Hills High School
16Lindsey Holman-KelleyJRM/F5-1La Mesa, CAPepperdine University
17Kimberly JamesSRD5-1San Pedro, CALA Harbor College
18Kayla SanchezFRF5-2Hawthorne, CAAnimo Leadership CHS
19Kathleen McDonaldSRD5-8Phoenix, AZMountain Pointe High School
20Alexis MacPhailFRM/D5-0Gilroy, CAGilroy High School
21Lauren EvansJRD/F5-5Aliso Viejo, CAAliso Niguel High School
22Makenna YarborFRD5-6Lakeside, CAChristian High School
23Kamyn PlechotFRM/D5-8La Palma, CAJohn F. Kennedy High School
24Sarah WarnerSOM5-4Mission Viejo, CAOrange Coast College
25Rachel RuciretaJRM5-5Yorba Linda, CAEsperanza High School
26Shada BahuFRF5-3Camas, WACamas High School
Randy Dodge - Director of Soccer - 6th season
Ali Malaekeh - Associate Head Coach - 4th season
Jesus Miramontes - Assistant Coach - 6th season
Andrew May - Assistant Coach - 5th season
Jeff Schofield - Assistant Coach - 3rd season
Sean Forster - Goal Keeper Coach - 2nd season