Cal: Team tri-captain ... the backbone of the Bears' defense... one of the top goalkeepers in the region. 2001: Named to the All-Pac-10 first team as a junior ... started in all 20 games, logging 1908:21 minutes ... tallied a 10-8-1 record with a 1.13 GAA ... 88 saves and five shutouts ... named to the adidas Cal Legacy Classic all-tournament team. Cal State Fullerton: Played two years at Cal State Fullerton, seeing action in six games as a freshman, getting wins over CSU Dominguez Hills and Air Force ... as a sophomore, compiled a record of 7-3 in nine starts and two relief appearances ... logged 833 minutes with a GAA of 1.70. High School: Four-year varsity letterman at El Toro High School ... played for Coach Ken Sjobom... two-time Defensive MVP and All-Sea View League selection for three years ... has the school record for most shutouts in one season (11) ... selected Los Angeles Times player of the week ... helped El Toro to CIF runner up spot as a junior. Personal: American Studies major ... enjoys restoring old cars and hunting ... brother Shawn plays for the Orange County Zodiac, an A-League team... parents are Cristy and Chris Saunders ... born March 2, 1981 in Grants Pass, OR.
Saunders' Career Statistics:
Year G GS Min GAA Pct W-L-T SO 2001 20 20 1908:21 1.13 .786 10-8-1 5