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Vivian Vega
Player Profile:
Vivian Vega 1844749
Position: Forward
Height: 5'8"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Santa Ana, Calif.
High School: Segerstrom

2016:
• America East All-Conference player for third straight season, placed on Second Team
• Finished with five goals including four game-winners, all against America East opponents, as starting forward
• Enters her senior year ranked second in UAlbany history in goals with 20, fifth in points with 45
• Netted game-winning goal vs. Hartford in 76th minute to secure America East Tournament title (11/6)
• Three consecutive games with goals, starting with game-winners vs. Stony Brook (9/29) and at Binghamton (10/6)

2015:
• Joined the U-20 Mexican National Team and competed in the 2015 CONCACAF Tournament in Honduras
• America East All-Conference Second Team at forward
• Started in 19 games, finishing with six goals, including three game-winners, adding an assist
• Game-tying goal in road contest vs. Campbell (8/24)
• Earned team's lone goal for program's first-ever victory at Rhode Island (9/24)
• Scored go-ahead and game-winning goal in 2-1 win vs. Binghamton (10/1)

2014:
• America East Rookie of the Year, first UAlbany player to earn honor since 2009
• America East All-Conference First Team
• Finished third in the America East with nine goals and 22 points, each mark second most in a UAlbany single season
• Four assists ties for fifth-most in a single UAlbany season

• America East All-Tournament Team, scoring the insurance goal in the quarterfinal victory over Maine (10/30)
• Scored first collegiate goal in 75th minute in victory over Siena (8/31)
• Earned America East Player of the Week after scoring both UAlbany goals vs. Iona (9/5)
• Two goals in victory vs. Saint Peter's (9/14)
• Four-point performance vs. NJIT (9/25) with a goal and two assists
• Game-winning assist and insurance goal in win over eventual America East champion UNH (10/2), adding a goal vs. Vermont (10/5) to earn America East Rookie of the Week
• Assisted both goals in home victory over Stony Brook (10/19)

High School/Club: Former member of the U17 Mexican National Team... Lettered four years in soccer, two years in track at Segerstrom High... Earned 105 goals and 42 assists in high school career, including 29 goals and 11 assists as a senior, leading all of Orange County in goals... Led Jaguars to Golden West League championships all four years... Earned All-CIF Southern Section honors all four years and all-county regonition as a senior... Team MVP from 2010-14, earned the Golden Boot from 2010-14... Earned the Student-Athlete award fir highest GPA in 2014... Team captain in final three years... Competed for the Strikers ECNL club team.

Personal: Intending to major in communications... Daughter of Cirilo and Susana Vega... Has two sisters, Lissette and Brenda, and two brothers, Jesse and Angel.

Vega's Career Statistics

Year

GP/GS

Goals

Assists

Points

Shots

2014

21/20

9

4

22

43

2015

19/19

6

1

13

43

2016

18/16

5

0

10

18

Career

58/55

20

5

45

104

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