19 Alana D'Onofrio
19 Alana D'Onofrio
Height: 5-6
Year: Fr.-HS
Hometown: Pleasanton, Calif.
High School: Amador Valley
Position: D/M
Major: Biology

Academic Notes: Majoring in biology with the goal of attending medical school...3.50 GPA, scholar athlete and honor roll member in high school....Big Sky All-Academic selection in 2010...Golden Eagle Scholar-Athlete award recipient in 2010. 

2010 (Freshman): Appeared in all 19 games with 17 starts...Became immediate defensive starter after season-ending injury to Rebekah Schmidt...Totaled one goal for two points...Scored first career goal against Montana...Took six shots, placing four on goal...Played every minute in 15 games...Anchored Lumberjack defense that broke school and Big Sky records with a six game shutout streak that lasted 569 minutes and two seconds and allowed just 16 goals in 19 games.

High School: One-year letter winner and starter in soccer, one-year letter winner in track and field, three-year letter winner in basketball at Amador Valley HS…Earned Varsity Soccer Coaches Award in 2010...Captain of Rage club soccer team for seven years and starter for nine years…Advanced to state semifinals in 2006 and Rage showcase semifinalist in 2009…MVP and team captain of basketball team in 2009, led team to league championship in 2007...Qualified for track and field NCS Championship on 4x400 relay team.

Personal: Alana Christine D'Onofrio was born August 4, 1992 in Castro Valley, Calif....Daughter of Mike and Kathy D'Onofrio...Two older brothers, Vincent and Gerard...Vincent competed in track and field at Oregon...Grandfather Andrew Sullivan played football at San Francisco...Most exciting childhood memory was visiting the Statue of David in Florence, Italy...Also considered San Francisco, Rutgers and Oregon State before enrolling at NAU...Hobbies include playing and watching every sport, making bracelets and eating her mom's Italian food.