CALIFORNIA: Enters her second season as a outside hitter for the Golden Bears...
as a SOPHOMORE in 2003 saw action in 25 matches and 73 games...played against Georgia Tech in the NCAA Regional, and against both Saint Mary's and Michigan in the NCAA first and second rounds...had a service ace against Georgia Tech Dec. 12 and a service ace versus Saint Mary's Dec. 5...played in all five games and had two service aces versus Santa Clara Oct. 8...had two service aces versus Washington State Sept. 25...recorded two service aces, two digs and a block assist versus Nevada Sept. 12...had a season-high six digs versus CS Northridge Sept. 6.
GEORGETOWN: As a freshman for the Hoyas, played in 29 matches and led the team with 88 service aces and registered 232 kills, 233 digs and 55 totals blocks...had a season-high 16 kills versus Maryland Sept. 10 and at Saint John's Oct. 25...had a career-high nine service aces versus Long Island Sept. 13, and a career-high 16 digs versus Valparaiso Sept. 14.
HIGH SCHOOL: At El Segundo High School was a four-year starter in volleyball, earning All-Bay League Most Outstanding Player honors in 2001...was also a first team All-Bay League selection in 2000 and a three-time tournament MVP as a prep...was volleyball club team captain from 1998-2001, helping her team to the 2001 Junior Olympics title...was a 2000 Junior Olympic All-Tournament Team selection as well...her Beach volleyball team finished fourth at the AAU National Championships in 2000 and 2001.
PERSONAL: Natasha Anna Nguyen was born March 29, 1984 in Berkeley, Calif....parents are Hung and Violet Nguyen...mother, Violet, graduated from Cal in 1985, and father, Hung, graduated from Cal in 1986...is majoring in math and economics.
Career Highs Kills: 1 vs. three teams Attempts: 4 vs. Nevada, 9/12/03 Service Aces: 2 vs. three teams Digs: 6 vs. CS Northridge, 9/6/03 Block Solos: 0 Block Assists: 1 vs. Nevada, 9/12/03 Total Blocks: 1 vs. Nevada, 9/12/03