14 Anika Burrell
14 - Anika Burrell
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Ridgefield, Wash.
High School: Central Catholic
Previous College: Pomona College
Position: D
Major: Chemistry

At Pomona-Pitzer: Completed her senior season with the Pomona-Pitzer Women's Soccer team, where she played on the defensive unit as an outside back...2012: SCIAC All-Academic team...Played in 16 games for the Sagehens...Part of a defense that shut out the last four opponents in the regular season to qualify for the SCIAC Tournament...2011: SCIAC All-Academic team selection...Started all 17 games at outside back...Scored one goal, which came on a 25-yard blast in a 4-3 win at Occidental...Took three shots on the season...High School: Attended Central Catholic High School in Portland, Oregon, where she played on the soccer team...Was class valedictorian...Earned the Chemistry and Math Department Senior Awards and was a National Merit Scholar Semi-Finalist...Also played for the Portland Crimson club team...Personal: Attending Pomona College, where she majors in chemistry...Father is a science teacher and mother is an event coordinator...Hobbies include baking desserts...Favorite athlete is Lauren Orlandos, who played center back at the University of Portland from 1999-2002 and was on the Pilots' national championship team in 2002...Wears jersey number 14 in Orlandos' honor...Favorite movies include Cool Runnings and Mulan, and favorite book is Ender's Game...Lists Organic Chemistry as the most interesting course she has taken while at Pomona...Lists Clive Charles (former Portland Men's and Women's Soccer coach) as the public figure she most admires...Plans to attend graduate school with the ultimate goal of becoming a college chemistry professor...Volunteered at the MESD Outdoor School in Portland...Academic All-America candidate...Born March 18, 1991.