|Hometown:||San Diego, CA|
|High School:||Mt. Carmel HS|
Earned All-CIF honors in 1997 and 1998...All-Palomar League at Mt. Carmel High School...Coached by Eric Lindroth...Played club for Sunset Water Polo coached by Greg Ormsby...Three-time Junior Olympic All-American for Sunset...Placed second in 1996 and third in 1998 at the National Junior Olympics...Also swam and played soccer for Mt. Carmel.
Born July 19, 1980...Parents are Patty and Jerry Ricks...Major is business economics...Brother Kevin played and coached water polo at UCSB...Favorite athlete is Ronaldo, the Brazilian soccer star...Also enjoys watching the Denver Broncos...Favorite movie is Bottle Rocket...Always seems to find herself underwater and wishing her dog Dakota was here.