43 Fresno State student-athletes earned 2012 Fall Academic All-Mountain West honors.
The 'Dogs will take on UNLV Halloween night at 7 p.m. at the SDSU Sports Deck in San Diego.
The 'Dogs sit in a three-way tie for second place in the Mountain West.
The 'Dogs take on New Mexico Friday at 7 p.m. and San Diego State Sunday at 1 p.m.
Fresno State hosted UC Irvine on Aug. 16 in a soccer exhibition game at the Soccer/Lacrosse Field.
Last updated on December 12, 2013
2013 (Senior): Started in all 20 games in her last season as a Bulldog ... led Fresno State with 12 goals, two assists, 26 points and 58 shots ... her 12 goals ranked tied for first in the Mountain West ... scored eight of her MW-leading 12 goals in Conference play ... recorded four game-winning goals ... had two goals against Eastern Washington, Nevada and Colorado State ... named MW Offensive Player of the Year ... named MW Offensive Player of the week twice, on Sept. 9 and Oct. 7 ... ranks sixth in points (53), sixth in goals (23) as well as fifth in shots (138) on the Fresno State all-time career leaders list.
2012 (Junior): Played in 19 matches, recorded starts in 7... Recorded 962 minutes... Scored four goals... Dished out one assist against USF (Aug. 19)... ranked second on the team in goals (4) and points (9) and fourth in shots (24) and shots on goal (11)... Averaged 1.26 shots per game... Scored two goals against Wyoming (Oct. 6)... Named MW Co-Offensive Player of the Week (Oct. 8) for her two goal performance at Wyoming.
2011 (Sophomore): Appeared in all 21 matches, earning 15 starts ... played over 1,500 minutes ... earned first start as a Bulldog in season opener at No. 11 Texas A&M (Aug. 19) ... finished second on the team in points (18), shots (56), goals (7), shots-on-goal (26) and assists (4) ... scored two goals at UC Santa Barbara (Sept. 2) to finish with a single-game career-best four points ... named Western Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Week (Sept. 6), the first Bulldog offensive player recognized since 2008, after scoring both goals at UC Santa Barbara (Sept. 2) and the game winner against Sacramento State (Sept. 4) ... scored second game winning goal of the year against New Mexico State (Nov. 4) in the WAC tournament semifinals.
Washington State: Lettered in lone season as a Cougar ... played in 11 matches and took 12 shots.
Castro Valley: Captain of 2010 NCS championship team ... named team MVP in 2010 ... member of four-time league championship team...four-year soccer athlete ... played with summer league team the Northstars.
Personal: Born February 11, 1992 in Chicago, Illinois ... parents are Michael and Ida Castain ... has twin sister, Micaela, who plays soccer for Washington State ... favorite athlete is Natasha Kai because "I think I play like her a lot and I like how she plays" ... chose Fresno State because it was close to home.