0 Helena Epps
0 - Helena Epps
Height: 5-4
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Santa Cruz, Calif.
High School: Santa Cruz
Previous College: Pomona College
Position: GK

At Pomona-Pitzer: Completed her first season as a member of the Pomona-Pitzer Women's Soccer team, where she plays goalkeeper...2012: Played in games, while starting the last 10...Tallied a 5-3-2 record, an 0.91 goals against average, and a .706 save percentage...Had four shutouts, which all came consecutively in the final four games of the regular season to get Pomona-Pitzer into the SCIAC Tournament...Had season-high six saves in a 1-0 win over La Verne in the regular season finale, which clinched a SCIAC berth...High School: Attended Santa Cruz High School, where she was a member of the soccer team...An All-Santa Cruz Coast Athletic League first-team goalkeeper selection as a senior...Helped the Cardinals to a second place finish at the Division III CCS Championships...Class valedictorian...Also played club soccer for the Santa Cruz City Jaws for nine years...Personal: Attending Pomona College...Has one brother and two sisters, one of whom (Melody) played goalie on the MIT field hockey team...Grandfather, Harland graduated from Pomona in 1959, while sister-in-law Wendy Iskenderian-Epps graduated from Pomona in 2004...Father, Harland, is a professor of astronomy and astrophysics at the University of California Santa Cruz...Brother, Brenden, is an assistant professor of mechanical engineering at Dartmouth...Hobbies include skiing, hiking, climbing and biking...Chose Pomona "because of its amazing faculty, close community, and dedication to its students."