Erin Hardy
Erin Hardy

Player Profile

Costa Mesa, CA

High School:
Newport Harbor



U.S. National Team
Current member of the Under-23 U.S. Player pool ... Traveled with the U-23s for a pair of matches in March of 2008 ... Earned a spot on the Under-20 World Championship roster in 2006 ... One of five Bruins that traveled to Russia to take part in the 2006 FIFA Under-20 World Championships ... Also participated in a U.S. U-21 Women's National Team training camp in April of 2006 ...

2007 Played and started in 15 matches ... Second-team All-Pac-10 selection ... Earned second-team NSCAA/adidas and Soccer Buzz All-Region honors ... Missed nine matches due to injury suffered against Cal State Northridge on Sept. 16 ... Made a successful return to action on Oct. 19 at Stanford ... Started all five matches during the NCAA Tournament ... Helped the Bruin defense surrender just 16 goals in 24 matches ... Also helped UCLA rank in the top 20 nationally (#17) in goals against average in 2007 (0.65).

All-Pac-10 Honorable Mention selection ... Played and started 21 matches ... Missed the first four games of the season while competing at the FIFA Under-20 World Championships ... Earned Soccer Buzz Fourth-Team All-America honors ... One of the leaders of a Bruin defense that surrendered just 19 goals in 25 matches (0.76 per game) ... Also helped UCLA's defense post 13 shutouts, good enough for third in the Pac-10 ... Played all 90 minutes in all five of UCLA's matches during the NCAA Tournament ... Named Team Defensive MVP.

Played and started 25 of 26 matches ... Second-team Soccer America All-Freshman Team member ... Also named to the Pac-10 All-Freshman Team ... Started all six matches during the NCAA Tournament ... Helped UCLA register a single-season school record 18 shutouts, including five during the NCAA Tournament ... Member of a Bruin defense that surrendered just 12 goals all season ... Earned the team's Most Improved Player Award at the end of the season.

High School/Club Four-year starting defender at Newport Harbor High School in Newport Beach, Calif. ... Team captain ...Team MVP in 2002 ...All-CIF and All-Sea View League selection ... Member of the ODP Region-IV player pool ... Helped the team to a regional championship in 2004 ... Played club soccer for the Southern California Blues, along with fellow sophomores Blake and McCall Zerboni ... Has played for the Blues since the U-11s ... Helped the Blues to League Cup Championships in 2001 and 2002, and Region-IV Championship in 2000 ... Also helped the Blues to the Surf Cup title in 2004.

Personal Full name is Erin Rachel Hardy ... Born September 16, 1986 in Anaheim Hills, Calif. ...Daughter of Rick and Gloria Hardy ... Mother also attended UCLA ...Has one brother, Jason ... Enjoys hanging out with friends and going to the movies.