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NMSC Alumni Natalie Argueta

By Mindy Mills, 09/10/13, 10:45AM PDT


#3 - Natalie Argueta

Position: Midfielder 
Height: 5-4
Class: Senior
Hometown: Costa Mesa, Calif.
High School: Costa Mesa HS
Previous College: 

As a Junior in 2012: Appeared in 10 games…played a season-high 26 minutes in the 1-0 victory at Cal State L.A. (9/23)…recorded three shots on goal including a season-high two in the 1-0 victory over Chico State (10/7). 

As a Sophomore in 2011: Increased her presence in the Otter side bymaking a career–high nine starts as a sophomore in 2011…started the final five matches of the season and eight of the last nine…her lone goal of the season was a big one, providing the difference in a 1–0 win at Humboldt State (Sept. 16)…10 shots and seven shots on frame matched her freshman numbers.
As a Freshman in 2010: Earned CCAA All–Academic honors in 2010…appeared in 17 matches and making one start…scored her first collegiate goal at Cal State Dominguez Hills (Sept. 17)…scored her second barely a week later in a 2–1 win over Cal State East Bay (Sept. 26)…made her first start in her next appearance at Sonoma State (Oct. 1)…finished the season with 10 total shots.
High School: Played three seasons of varsity soccer for the Mustangs…team to a pair of Orange Coast League titles…named team MVP and team captain as a senior… All–Orange Coast League first team as a senior and All–OCL second team as a junior, when she also won CMHS’ coaches award…was the Mustangs’ top scorer all three of her varsity seasons…also participated in track and field for two years on a pair of OCL Championship teams…a first team all–league selection in track as a junior…a scholar–athlete award winner at CMHS… played club for Newport Mesa Soccer Club.
Personal: Majoring in kinesiology…career goals including working with children in a recreation setting and personal training…daughter of Marco and Ruth Argueta…has two sisters; Barbara and Rita.