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Player Profile

Lora Donaldson

Lora Donaldson

HometownBellevue, Wash.
High SchoolGig Harbor HS

2015 (senior): Will redshirt during the water polo season

2014 (junior): Played 34 of the team's 37 games .... Scored 13 goals on 42 shots ... Recorded an assist on eight occassions ... Was among the team leaders with 25 steals ... Recorded a hat trick in the conferene tournament agaisnt Santa Clara

2013 (sophomore): Played in all 32 matches in her second season with the program ... Scored 14 goals, and finished third on the team with 26 steals ... Had five matches with multiple steals ... Won six sprints and tallied nine assists ... Recorded 15 saves in her first-ever match in goal in a 9-7 loss to Cal State Monterey Bay on April 14.

2012 (freshman): Played in all 36 matches for Azusa Pacific, finishing with 23 goals on 57 shots... As the team's primary sprinter won 44 sprints... Her 43 steals ranked third on the team and she finished with 21 assists.

High School: Was a two-sport athlete for the Tides of Gig Harbor High School in Gig Harbor, Calif ... Played Water polo for three years... During 2011 as a senior, won the Iron Woman Award for the second time, selected First Team All-League, and was named All-American after the Tides won two consecutive state championships ... As a junior in 2010, won her first Iron Woman award and won State for the first of two times ... In 2009 as a sophomore, received a varsity letter and was a member of the second place state championship runner-ups ... Also was a swimmer for four years and a captain during the 2011 senior season ... Placed third in districts for the 200 yard medley relay, and the 200 freestyle ... Was given named all-Narrows League and the outstanding scholastic award ... In 2010, the junior received first team All-Narrows honors and got her second varsity letter ... As a freshman in 2008, received the most improved award and coach's award from head coach Mike Kelly.

Personal: Born on July 19, 1993 in Longview, Calif ... Parents are Mark (Contractor) and Nicole (IT support) Donaldson ... Has two sisters Aimee and Jaclyn, and one brother, Max ... Father, Mark ran track in college ... Majoring in Biology ... Would like to be a Marine Biologist ... Enjoys sewing, crafts, painting, sketching, creating, hiking, bike rides, and loves animals--especially cats.