14 - Sienna van Alphen
Sienna van Alphen
Born: 12/18/1991
Height: 5-4
Year: Junior
Hometown: Santa Barbara, Calif.
High School: Dos Pueblos HS
Position: UTL

UC SANTA BARBARA
2012: Played in 21 of the Gaucho’s 35 contests…Scored two goals on the season in consecutive wins over Azusa Pacific (Mar. 3) and Harvard (Mar. 11)…Tied for first on the team for shooting percentage at .500…Also had one field block and drew one ejection.

2011: Played in 20 out of the Gauchos’ 32 during her sophomore campaign…Put up five field blocks to tie for third on the team…Also handed out six assists, scored three goals, had a pair of steals and earned one ejection.

2010: Appeared in just one game as a true freshman.

HIGH SCHOOL
Attended Dos Pueblos High School where she played under coach Danelle Little...In 2008, she helped lead the Chargers to the CIF Division II title...Dos Pueblos captured the CIF Division I title in 2009, which she names as her most memorable athletic achievement...Also competed for the Dos Pueblos swim team...Member of the National Honor Society.

CLUB
Played for Santa Barbara Aquatics Club, which won the 2009 NCC Championship.

PERSONAL
Sienna Francis van Alphen was born on Dec. 18, 1991 in Santa Barbara, Calif....Parents are Dennis and Lenka van Alphen...Has a younger brother, Sjors...Majoring in communication at UCSB...Has ambitions of one day being a fashion designer...When not playing water polo, she enjoys traveling...Names "Step Brothers" as her favorite film...Michael Jackson is her favorite musician...Enjoys reading the "Harry Potter" book series.