8 - Molly Hafferkamp
Molly Hafferkamp
Born: 02/20/1992
Height: 5-10
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Oakland, Calif.
High School: Piedmont HS
Position: UTL

UC SANTA BARBARA
2012: Played in all of 35 games, scoring in two thirds (25) of them for a total of 35 goals, which was third on the team…Had an eight-game scoring streak to start the season and posted eight multiple goal games, which included three goals against both UC Davis (Feb. 25) and Harvard (Mar. 11)…Rounded out her offensive achievements with 12 assists…Had 15 steals and seven field blocks…Drew 30 ejections or penalties, good for third on the team. 

2011: Played 25 games for the Gauchos scoring 19 goals and racking up nine steals and nine earned ejections…Also had a pair of assists and one field block…Started her career off with three consecutive multiple-goal games in the first contests of the season, one of which was a hat trick against Sonoma State (Jan. 22)…Had a fourth multiple-goal game against Iona (Mar. 20).  

HIGH SCHOOL
Attended Piedmont High School where she played for Ryan Cunnane...Was a three-time Alameda League MVP and four-time First Team All-Alameda League pick...Earned All-North Coast Section First Team honors as a junior and senior...Scored 173 goals as a junior and 183 as a senior...Named to the 2009 All-Star Senior Team...Voted as Piedmont High School's Most Athletic...Helped lead the Highlanders to the 2009 Alameda League title and the second round of the NCS in 2006 and 2009...Also competed in lacrosse and swimming.

CLUB
Played club for Diablo...Won four National Junior Olympics titles...Also took first at the Speedo Cup and World Championships...Took second at the Club Championships.

PERSONAL
Molly Megan Hafferkamp was born in San Francisco, Calif. on Feb. 20, 1992...Daughter of Russ Hafferkamp and Kate Morrow...Russ Hafferkamp played water polo for UCSB and competed on the U.S. National Team...Has an older sister, Kelsey, who plays for UCLA...Is majoring in feminist studies...Favorite movie is "The Hangover"...Enjoys reading the "Twilight" series...Listens to the music of Avicii...Says winning league her senior year of high school is her most memorable athletic achievement...Personal heroes are her father and Jessica…Is a member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Board and also works for the UCSB Event Staff…Enjoys going to the beach and hanging out with friends when not in the pool.