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.
|00||Lauren Terry||FR||GK||5-7||Corona, CA||Santiago High School|
|1||Paige Sikes||SO||GK||5-7||Buena Park, CA||John F. Kennedy High School|
|2||Janell Koide||FR||M||4-8||Fremont, CA||American High School|
|4||Amanda Perez||FR||M||5-3||Temecula, CA||Xavier College Prep|
|5||Jordan Cleary||JR||M||5-6||Alta Loma, CA||CSU San Bernardino|
|6||Annamarie Tedeschi||SO||F||5-4||Santa Rosa, CA||Porter Creek Prep|
|7||Alexandra Okida||FR||M||5-2||Mission Viejo, CA||Saddleback Valley Christian|
|8||Margot Valenzuela||JR||M||5-6||Newbury Park, CA||Santa Barbara CC|
|9||Gabriela Valles||SR||F||5-3||Mesa, AZ||Mesa High School|
|10||Amanda Couch||JR||F/M||5-4||Sacramento, CA||Bella Vista High School|
|11||Lauren Skachenko||JR||M/D||5-4||Chino Hills, CA||Cal Poly Pomona|
|13||Charlotte Wisniewski||JR||D/M||5-5||Laguna Niguel, CA||Aliso Niguel High School|
|14||Rachel Jones||SR||D||5-6||Alpine, CA||Granite Hills High School|
|16||Lindsey Holman-Kelley||JR||M/F||5-1||La Mesa, CA||Pepperdine University|
|17||Kimberly James||SR||D||5-1||San Pedro, CA||LA Harbor College|
|18||Kayla Sanchez||FR||F||5-2||Hawthorne, CA||Animo Leadership CHS|
|19||Kathleen McDonald||SR||D||5-8||Phoenix, AZ||Mountain Pointe High School|
|20||Alexis MacPhail||FR||M/D||5-0||Gilroy, CA||Gilroy High School|
|21||Lauren Evans||JR||D/F||5-5||Aliso Viejo, CA||Aliso Niguel High School|
|22||Makenna Yarbor||FR||D||5-6||Lakeside, CA||Christian High School|
|23||Kamyn Plechot||FR||M/D||5-8||La Palma, CA||John F. Kennedy High School|
|24||Sarah Warner||SO||M||5-4||Mission Viejo, CA||Orange Coast College|
|25||Rachel Rucireta||JR||M||5-5||Yorba Linda, CA||Esperanza High School|
|26||Shada Bahu||FR||F||5-3||Camas, WA||Camas High School|