Laguna Beach: A 2013 graduate of Laguna Beach High School ... a four-year letterwinner and two-year starter ... 2012-13 team captain ... in 2012-13, tabbed Orange Coast All-League First Team and All-CIF ... in 2011-12, named all-league first team and a top-15 junio by OC Varsity ... all-league and team Most Improved in 2010-11 ... earned John Wooden Award in 2009-10 ... team was OC League champion all four years ... earned second place finish in 2009-10, third place in 2010-11 and 2011-12, and fifth place in 2012-13 ... also a three-year letterwinner on swim team ... team Most Improved Award in 2009-10 and all-league selection ... qualified for CIF Division III in 200 free in 2009-10 and 100 back in 2010-11.
Club/National Team Experience: Played for SET Water Polo Club for four years ... team earned second place at 2013 Cal Cup Championship and first place at 2013 KAP7 U18 ... finished in fourth (2010 and 2012) and fifth (2011) at Junior Olympics ... in 2011, earned fourth place at U.S. Club Championships U16 ... in 2010, at USA Water Polo Top 40 earned third place and second place at U.S. Club Championships U16.
Personal: Full name is Sydney Elizabeth Saxe born May 15, 1995 ... oldest daughter of Beth and Lucas Saxe ... has a younger sister, Tessa ... mother played tennis and father competed in rugby at Principia College ... hopes to major in mathematics or operations research and financial engineering ... plans to go into business or finance ... in 2011-12, won Academic Excellence Award in physics and U.S. history, Pride Award in Spanish ... a California Scholarship Federation, National Honor Society, Superintendent's Honor Roll, Ultimate Breaker Award and USA Water Polo Academic All-America honoree ... a member of the National Charity League, Laguna Chapter.
|Hometown:||Laguna Beach, Calif.|
|High School:||Laguna Beach|