Women's Water Polo

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    Dominique Sardo
    Dominique Sardo

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    San Diego, Calif.

    High School:
    Bishop's School

    Height:
    5-6

    Position:
    Driver

    Experience:
    3V

    05/11/2013

    No. 1 USC Blasts Back To NCAA Title Match

    Trojans take down Hawai'i 16-9 in NCAA Semifinals to play for it all in Boston.

    05/10/2013

    No. 1 USC Streaks Into NCAA Semifinals

    Trojans score 27 unanswered goals to beat Pomona-Pitzer in NCAA First Round.

    05/06/2013

    No. 1 USC Heads To Harvard For 2013 NCAA Tournament

    Top-seeded Women of Troy take aim at a fourth national championship this week in Boston.

    04/29/2013

    Boston-Bound! USC Earns Top Seed For 2013 NCAA Championships

    MPSF champions are bound for Boston in search of a fourth national championship.

    04/27/2013

    No. 2 USC Outshines ASU To Take Trip To MPSF Title Match

    Trojans blank the Sun Devils in first and last frames for 11-5 win, moving into tomorrow's championship game.

    THIS SEASON: Dominique Sardo enters her senior season at USC with a knack for steals and valuable experience under her cap.

    2012: Sardo scored 23 goals as a junior... Scored in 16 different games with five multiple-goal efforts... Had two hat tricks vs. Cal (Feb. 26 & March 31)... Earned All-America Honorable Mention and All-MPSF Honorable Mention... Scored twice at the 2012 NCAA Tournament.

    2011: Sardo was fifth on the team in scoring with 24 goals as a sophomore... Scored in 14 different games with eight multiple-goal outings... Set new career highs with hat tricks vs. UCLA (Feb. 27) and UC Irvine (March 12)... Scored five goals at the 2011 NCAA Tournament.

    2010: Sardo scored 15 goals as a true freshman... Scored in 12 different games with three multiple-goal outings... First career goal came vs. Michigan on Feb. 7... Set her career high with two-goal efforts in three separate games, including a pair vs. Marist in the NCAA first round... Also scored a goal in USC's NCAA championship win over Stanford.

    NATIONAL TEAMS: Sardo has been a member of the U.S. Junior National Team... Competed for the USA at the 2011 Junior World Championships in Italy... Won bronze at the 2009 Junior World Championships in Russia.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Sardo won two CIF Championships in 2006 and 2007 with her team at the Bishop School... Also won two league titles... Named 2009 CIF Player of the Year... Also named league Player of the Year and Union Tribune Player of the Year... Played club for the San Diego Shores.

    PERSONAL: Sardo is majoring in public policy and development, focusing on health care... Parents are Bart and Ginger... Has one brother, Nico, who was a member of USC's 2008 and 2009 men's water polo national championship teams... Has always wanted to go skydiving... Born May 5, 1991.