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Roya Akhavain
Roya Akhavain

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Escondido, Calif.

High School:
Rancho Bernardo

Height:
5-3

Position:
Midfield

Birthdate:
04/05/1988



SENIOR / 2010
• Played in 16 games, all as a reserve
• Saw action in six of the 10 Big Ten games
• Assisted on Rachael Kimack's goal in the win against St. Bonaventure.
• Logged a season-high 36 minutes at Denver.

JUNIOR / 2009
• Appeared in 16 games
• Assisted on game-winning goal at No. 6 Texas A&M for first career point
• First career goal was game winner and came 57 seconds after entering 1-0 win vs. Illinois
• Played career-high 35 minutes vs. Wisconsin-Milwaukee

SOPHOMORE / 2008
• Registered career-high three shots, including one on goal, in 1-1 double overtime tie vs. Michigan
• Recorded two shots, including one on goal, in 5-1 win vs. Eastern Illinois
• Saw season-high 21 minutes of action vs. Morehead State

2007
• Did not play while redshirting

FRESHMAN / 2006
• Made first collegiate appearance in 4-1 win vs. Western Kentucky
• Played season-high 18 minutes in 4-0 win vs. Texas Tech
• Also saw three minutes on pitch in 4-0 victory vs. Wisconsin

HIGH SCHOOL / CLUB
• Four-year starter at Rancho Bernardo
• Two-time All-Palomar League second team
• Led team to CIF semifinal appearance
• Finished first in U18/19 Premier League in 2005 and 2006 while playing club for LaJolla Nomads
• Recipient of President Education Award
• Four-time Scholastic All-CIF selection
• Distinguished Honor Roll Student

Biographical Information

Full Name: Roya Susan Akhavain (AHK-ah-vayne)

Major: Engineering

Father: Mohammad Akhavain

Mother: Zohreh Akhavain

Brother: Kian