6 Cory Yoshida
6 Cory Yoshida
Height: 5-8
Year: Senior
Hometown: Irvine, Calif.
High School: Northwood HS
Position: Midfield/Forward

Cory Yoshida played in 19 games, making 18 starts...She tallied two assists as well as 12 shots on goal.

As a sophomore, Cory Yoshida once again played in all 22 matches, boasting 18 starts...Scored one goal and a pair of assists for four total points...Her goal came in a 4-1 win at UC Davis...Had assists against Cal State Bakersfield and Cal State Northridge...Yoshida's assist at Northridge came on the game-winner in a 3-2 victory...Six of her nine shots were on frame.

Yoshida was one of only two freshmen to play in all 22 matches and had six starts...Had 15 shot attempts, seven of which were on goal...Posted a pair of goals and pair of assists this season...Scored the only Gaucho goal in 1-2 loss at UCLA.

Cory Yoshida prepped at Northwood High School in Irvine...Coached by Steve Tatone and Chris Woolley...A three-time First Team All-Orange County choice...Primarily a defender in high school, Yoshida was named Sea View League MVP in 2005 and 2007...In 2008, she anchored a defense that had 17 shutouts and allowed just four goals in 10 league matches...Also tallied five goals from her defender slot...Selected First Team All-Sea View League in 2006, 2007, and 2008...A First Team All-Pacific Coast League choice in 2005...Became the first freshman to earn Pacific Coast League MVP honors after leading Northwood to the league title...Played for Laguna Hills Eclipse at the club level...Coached by Abner Rodgers...Was part of the 2006 Premier League championship team...Competed for the ODP Cal South 90 State Team from 2003-2007...Was on the ODP Cal South 90 Regional Team in 2003, 2006, and 2007...Helped her ODP squad to the regional championship in 2005 and 2007...In 2007, Yoshida attended National Camp in Stockton, Calif.

Born February 8, 1990 in Los Angeles, Calif....Daughter of Ron and Kelly Yoshida...Competed in swimming as a freshman high school athlete in 2005...Member of the Principal's Honor Roll all four years at Northwood High School...Earned Northwood's Charter Oak Award and a Bank of America Award for Applied Arts/Trades...Undeclared major.

Career Statistics

Year                    GP-GS          Shots          Goals     Assists    Points
2008                   22-6                15                2              2             6
2009                   22-18                9                1              2             4
2010                   19-18               12               0              2             2
Totals                  44-24              24                3              4             10