4 Alana D'Onofrio
4 Alana D'Onofrio
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr.-4L
Hometown: Pleasanton, Calif.
High School: Amador Valley
Position: D
Major: Biomedical Science

Academic Notes: Majoring in biomedical science...3.50 GPA, scholar athlete and honor roll member in high school....Four-time Big Sky All-Academic selection in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013...Three-time Golden Eagle Scholar-Athlete award recipient in 2011-13...Member of Student Athlete Advisory Committee...4.00 GPA for 2010-11 school year and Dean's list selection.

2013 (Senior): All-Big Sky first team and College Sports Madness All-Big Sky second team… NSCAA All-Pacific Region third team… NSCAA Scholar All-West Region team… Team captain for the 2013 season… Earned Big Sky Player of the Week honors on Sept. 10 and Oct. 22… Played and started in all 19 games… A part of a defensive backline that allowed 1.00 goal per game and recorded eight shutouts… Had one assist to a Lindsay Doyle at Southern Utah… Played every minute in 17 games. 

2012 (Junior): Played in all 19 games with 15 starts...Started final 14 games of the season including all nine conference games...Attempted three shots, placing one on goal...Shots came against San Francisco, Weber State and North Dakota...Part of Lumberjack defense that recorded eight shutouts, six in conference play...Played every minute in 10 games...Second on team in minutes played (1,531)...Played 100-plus minutes in five games.

2011 (Sophomore): Played in 17 games with 16 starts...Attempted two shots...Shots came against Drake and Evansville...Team allowed just 1.88 goals per game in games she played compared to season average of 2.26 goals allowed per game...Played every minute in 14 games...Played 1,193 out of 1,200 total minutes over the final 12 games of the season.

2010 (Freshman): Appeared in all 19 games with 17 starts...Became immediate defensive starter after season-ending injury to Rebekah Schmidt...Totaled one goal for two points...Scored first career goal against Montana...Took six shots, placing four on goal...Played every minute in 15 games...Anchored Lumberjack defense that broke school and Big Sky records with a six game shutout streak that lasted 569 minutes and two seconds and allowed just 16 goals in 19 games...Ended season ranked No. 20 on Top Drawer Soccer Big Sky Top 20 list.

High School: One-year letter winner and starter in soccer, one-year letter winner in track and field, three-year letter winner in basketball at Amador Valley HS…Earned Varsity Soccer Coaches Award in 2010...Captain of Rage club soccer team for seven years and starter for nine years…Advanced to state semifinals in 2006 and Rage showcase semifinalist in 2009…MVP and team captain of basketball team in 2009, led team to league championship in 2007...Qualified for track and field NCS Championship on 4x400 relay team.

Personal: Alana Christine D'Onofrio was born August 4, 1992 in Castro Valley, Calif....Daughter of Mike and Kathy D'Onofrio...Two older brothers, Vincent and Gerard...Vincent competed in track and field at Oregon...Grandfather Andrew Sullivan played football at San Francisco...Most exciting childhood memory was visiting the Statue of David in Florence, Italy...Also considered San Francisco, Rutgers and Oregon State before enrolling at NAU...Hobbies include playing and watching every sport, making bracelets and eating her mom's Italian food.