Water Polo to Welcome Seven Teams for Wolverine Invitational
Water Polo's Title Streak Ends with Day-One Split at Westerns
Water Polo Seeks 12th CWPA Western Division Trophy
Water Polo Closes Regular Season with Split at Brown Bear Invite
Water Polo Splits Day One Games at Brown Bear Invite
At Michigan... Awards ... Four-time AWPCA All-America honorable mention (2010, '11, '12, '13) ... ACWPC All-America honorable mention (2011) ... CWPA Western Division Player of the Year ... CWPA All-Western Division first team (2011, '12, '13) ... CWPA Eastern Championship Rookie of the Year (2010) ... CWPA Eastern Championship All-Tournament first team (2011, '12, '13) ... CWPA co-Player of the Week and Defensive Player of the Week (4/16/12) ... CWPA Player of the Week (2/7/12) ... CWPA Western Division co-Player of the Week (4/13/11) ... CWPA Western Division Player of the Week (4/13/11) ... Three-time CWPA Western Division Rookie of the Week (1/25/10, 3/29/10, 4/28/10) ... Two-time CWPA Western Division Defensive Player of the Week (2/22/10, 2/1/11) ... Notables ... Ranks second all-time in career steals (281), third in assists (130) and shots (607) and fourth in goals (207), points (337) and drawn ejections (136) ... Lists fifth in single-season goals (70, 2012), third in single-season points (107, 2012) and third in single-season steals (85, 2012).
Senior (2013)... ACWPC All-America honorable mention ...CWPA All-Western Division first team ... CWPA Eastern All-Tournament first team ... Earned two CWPA Western Division Defensive Player of the Week honors and one Player of the Week award ... Appeared in all 34 games ... Led team in goals (59), steals (63) and points (92) and ranked second in assists (33) ... Recorded nine hat tricks ... Scored at least one goal in 28 of 34 games ... Matched a season-high five goals vs. Brown in the CWPA Eastern Championship quarterfinals (April 26) ... Also posted five goals vs. Cal State East Bay at the Triton Invitational (Feb. 10) ... Tallied three assists in U-M's overtime win at #12 Indiana (March 30) ... Recorded a season-best four assists vs. Pomona (March 23) ... Boasted a 10-game scoring streak from March 6-23 ... Registered three consecutive hat tricks against Mercyhurst, Notre Dame and Siena at the Wolverine Invitational (March 15-17) ... Opened the season with four goals and an assist vs. Colorado State at the Michigan Kick-Off (Jan. 19).
Junior (2012)... ACWPC All-America honorable mention ... CWPA Western Division Player of the Year and All-Western Division First Team ... CWPA Eastern All-Tournament first team ... Named CWPA co-Player of the Week and Defensive Player of the Week (April 16) ... Named CWPA Player of the Week (Feb. 7) ... Moved to second all-time in career steals (218), sixth in points (246), and fourth in shots (433) ... One of seven players to see action in all 35 games ... Led team in points (108), goals (71), assists (37) and steals (85) ... Set career highs in points, goals, shooting percentage (.408), assists and steals ... Posted a career high six points vs. Bucknell (April 27) ... Earned her third playmaker (three assists) of the season vs. #11 Maryland (April 7) ... Swiped a season-high six steals vs. Notre Dame (Ohio) (March 21) ... Set a career high with six goals vs. Iona (March 10) ... Led team with eight hat tricks on the season, the last of which during a five goal, five steal performance vs. Brown (April 29).
Sophomore (2011)... ACWPC All-America honorable mention ... CWPA Eastern All-Tournament first team ... CWPA All-Western Division first team ... Led team in steals (55) and ranked third in assists (31) and points (71) .. Set career highs in assists and points ... One of 10 players to see action in all 37 games ... Named CWPA Western Division co-Player of the Week (April 13) after notching seven goals, an assist and nine steals at the Bison Tournament (April 9-10) ... Pulled a season-high five steals vs. Maryland (April 9) ... Scored a career-high five goals and matched a personal-best six points vs. #14 Hartwick (April 9) ... Tallied a career high four assists vs. #19 Maryland (March 12) ... Named CWPA Western Division Defensive Player of the Week (Feb. 1) on 16 steals and a trio of field blocks against #12 UC Santa Barbara, Concordia (Calif.) and at the UCSB Winter Invitational (Fri-Sun., Jan. 28-30) ... Earned first career playmaker (three assists) vs. #10 UC Irvine (Jan. 29) ... Collected a career-high five DKOs and tallied a hat trick vs. #15 Cal State Northridge (Jan. 22).
Freshman (2010)... AWPCA All-America honorable mention ... CWPA Eastern All-Tournament Rookie of the Year ... Ranked third on the team in assists (29) and points (68) and led all rookies in goals (39), assists and points ... Drew a career-high four ejections vs. #4 California at the NCAA Championship (May 14) ... Named CWPA Rookie of the Week (April 28) after posting four points, seven steals, two field blocks and three drawn ejections at the CWPA Western Division Championship (April 24) ... Named CWPA Rookie of the Week (March 29) on four goals, three assists and five steals at the Fluid Five (March 27-28) ... Named CWPA Western Division Defensive Player of the Week (Feb. 22) on a 14-steal weekend at the Princeton Invitational (Feb. 20-21) ... Swiped a career-high seven steals vs. Harvard (Feb. 21) ... Scored a personal-best six points on four goals and two assists vs. #12 Hartwick (Feb. 20) ... Matched a career high with three points vs. #7 San Jose State (Feb. 6) ... Named CWPA Western Division Rookie of the Week (Jan. 25) on five goals, two assists and 10 steals at the Michigan Kick-Off ... Netted first career hat trick and game-winning goal and earned four steals vs. #7 San Diego State (Jan. 24) ... Tallied a goal, assist and DKO in collegiate debut vs. UC San Diego (Jan. 23).
Prep... Attended Monte Vista (2009), coached by Scott Getty ... Three-time letter-winner ... NISCA/Speedo All-America first team (2009) ... All-East Bay Girls Water Polo Player of the Year (2009) ... Three-time All-North Coast section (2007-09) ... Three-time Monte Vista team MVP (2007-09) NISCA/Speedo All-America fifth team (2008) ... NISCA/Speedo All-America second team (2007) ... Previously attended Cooper City High School (2006) ... One-year letterwinner ... NISCA/Speedo All-American (2006) ... All-Broward County second team (2006).
Club/Junior Team... Member of the Diablo Water Polo Club (2004-09) ... USA Water Polo U20 National Championship All-America honorable mention (2009) ... USA Water Polo Junior Olympics All-America first team (2009).
Junior/National Team... Participated in the 2009 USA Speedo Top 40 Tournament.
Personal... Enrolled in School of Kinesiology ... Athletic Training major ... Daughter of Jim and Katie Golden.