Crystal James
Crystal James

Player Profile
RS Senior

Los Angeles, CA

High School:
Mira Costa



2003 -- Junior: Redshirted the season while recovering from off-season ACL surgery.

2002 -- Sophomore: Played in 15 matches, making one start against Washington (11/8) ...Finished the season with eight points on two goals and four assists ...Tallied two game-winning goals ... Punched in the game winner in the Bruins' 2-0 defeat of No. 17 USC on Oct. 27 ...Also had the game winner in a 4-1 decision over Oregon State on Nov. 3 ...Saw action in all three NCAA Tournament matches ...Assisted on the game-winning goal in a 1-0 overtime victory over USC in the second round.

2001 -- Freshman:Played in five matches, all UCLA victories ...Made her collegiate debut in a 1-0 victory over Portland at the CSUF/Fila Classic on Sept. 1 ...Recorded two shots on the year.

High School/Club:Graduated from Mira Costa High School in Manhattan Beach ...Also attended John Marshall High School in Cleveland, Ohio her sophomore year ...Earned a total of two varsity letters in her prep career ...All-CIF first-team selection in 2001 ...Named Bay League Offensive Player of the Year her senior season ...Helped Mira Costa to the Bay League championship and the CIF Division II finals her junior year ...Played club soccer for the CRSC Infinity.

Personal: Full name is Crystal Lynn James ...Daughter of Isiah and JoAnn James ...Has one brother, Isiah and two sisters, Cassandra and Courtney ...Enjoys writing poetry, drawing and listening to music in her spare time ...Plans to major in psychology and would like to work with children someday ...Aunt Jolena James also attended UCLA ...Born September 1, 1983.