|Hometown:||Santa Margarita, Calif.|
|High School:||Trabuco Hills HS|
UC SANTA BARBARA
Kreiser ranked third in points on the season with 41 goals in 29 games...Had 16 assists and 20 drawn exclusions.
In 29 games, Kreiser scored a total of 26 goals with 11 assists (37 points) while leading the 2017 team in field blocks with 12… Earned scholarsitc honors by making the Winter, Spring Big West Academic All-Conference Team.
Played in 33 games scoring 11 goals with two assists… Led all UCSB freshmen in games played…Finished the year with 21 steals, 11 drawn ejections, and seven field blocks…Was named the team’s Rookie of the Year.
Played for four seasons as a utility/central defender at Trabuco Hills High School under coach Allison Beck… As a senior, she scored 100 goals and 101 steals along with 38 assists… With those numbers, she was named First Team All-CIF and earned her third consecutive First Team All-South Coast League selection… That year, she ended the regular season with a personal-high eight goals against Laguna Hills High School, sealing her school a bid to the CIF playoffs… She was listed in the OC Register’s Best of the Best list, which is awarded to high school students with outstanding athletic and academic achievements… As a junior, she netted 89 goals while registering career-highs of 108 steals and 44 assists… That year, she earned Third Team All-CIF and First Team All-League accolades… In her sophomore campaign, she finished with 50 goals, 94 steals, and 27 assists, as she was named Third Team All-CIF… She made an immediate impact as a freshman, as she was selected Second Team All-League after tallying 46 goals, 77 steals, and 31 assists… In all, she helped the Mustangs reach the CIF postseason in all four seasons… Also an accomplished swimmer, Kreiser was a CIF qualifier in all four years and holds the varsity records in the medley relay and free relay… In the classroom, she was named an AP Scholar in 2015 with distinction, and she also was named a varsity scholar athlete in all four years.
Competed at SET Water Polo Club for five years under coaches Bradley Schumacher (u18) and Ethan Damato (u16)… From 2013-15, she was named Outstanding Academic All-American USA Water polo, which recognizes athletes with a 4.0 GPA or higher… In each of her years with the club, she was also listed Academic All-American USA Water Polo… In 2015, she led her u18 team to a bronze medal in Platinum…In 2014, she was a part of the u18 team that finished fifth in the Junior Olympics… That year, she was also earned JO All-America Distinction… In the 2013 Junior Olympics, she led her u16 team to a gold medal in Platinum… That same year, she and the u16 team finished second in the Cal Cup.
Sarah Jean Kreiser was born on October 22, 1996 in Barrington, Illinois to parents Pamela and Peter… Her favorite athletic achievement is winning gold at the 2013 Junior Olympics… Her favorite athlete is Jackie Robinson… Enjoys watching Parks and Recreation and The Office… Her favorite writer is C.S. Lewis… In her free time, she likes to play beach volleyball and bodysurf… For three years, she volunteered at Saddleback Church where she taught first grade children… Majoring in psychology… Aspires to be a child psychologist or child social worker.
|Feb 23||vs. UC San Diego||W, 8-6|
|Feb 24||vs. UC Irvine||L, 11-9|
|Mar 2||vs. Azusa Pacific||W, 15-6|
|Mar 2||at Pomona-Pitzer||W, 12-9|
|Mar 9||UC Irvine||W, 6-5|
|Mar 25||at Cal St. Monterey Bay||W, 15-10|
|Jan 18||California Baptist||W, 14-4||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Jan 19||Fresno State||W, 15-5||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Jan 19||Indiana||W, 15-5||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Jan 20||Wagner||W, 9-4||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Jan 20||UCLA||L, 6-4||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 1||vs. Azusa Pacific||W, 12-7||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 2||vs. Princeton||W, 8-7||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 2||vs. California Baptist||W, 12-6||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 3||at Arizona State||W, 11-10||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 3||vs. Iona||W, 14-0||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 9||at UC San Diego||W, 4-3||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 9||vs. UC Irvine||L, 11-7||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 10||vs. UC Davis||W, 11-5||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 10||vs. Arizona State||L, 7-5||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 22||vs. Arizona State||L, 9-6||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 23||vs. San Diego State||W, 11-5||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 23||vs. UC San Diego||W, 8-6||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Feb 24||vs. UC Irvine||L, 11-9||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Mar 2||vs. Azusa Pacific||W, 15-6||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Mar 2||at Pomona-Pitzer||W, 12-9||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Mar 9||UC Irvine||W, 6-5||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Mar 25||at Cal St. Monterey Bay||W, 15-10||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Mar 26||at Cal||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Mar 28||at Sonoma State||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Mar 30||at UC Davis||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Apr 6||at CSUN||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Apr 13||at Hawai'i||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Apr 20||Long Beach State||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Apr 26||at Big West Championships||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Apr 27||at Big West Championships||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|Apr 28||at Big West Championships||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|May 10||at NCAA Championship||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|May 11||at NCAA Championship||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|May 12||at NCAA Championship||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|