|| Kira Maker
At Stanford: Among Stanford's all-time leaders in several statistical categories ... has a strong presence in the net ... reads game well.
As a Senior in 2010: Named to the ESPN Academic All-America third team ... selected to the ESPN Academic All-District 8 first team ... finished among Stanford's all-time leaders in several goalkeeper categories: third in goals-against average (0.57), fourth in minutes played (5,865), fourth in shutouts (28), and sixth in saves (144) ... started the first five matches of the season before giving way to freshman Emily Oliver ... started in Senior Day match against Oregon (Nov. 7) and earned the 28th shutout of her career ... had four saves in 2-2 draw at North Carolina (Aug. 27) in NCAA title rematch ... saved late potential tying goal against Duke (Aug. 29).
As a Junior in 2009: Set a Stanford goalkeeper record for minutes played in a season, with 2,247:41 ... registered 11 shutouts, tying her for the sixth-highest total in school history ... made season-high six saves in 2-1 NCAA semifinal overtime victory over UCLA (Dec. 4) ... had five in 2-0 regular-season shutout of UCLA (Oct. 18) ... made a diving two-handed punch to deflect the ball wide while the match was scoreless in the second half against Saint Mary's (Sept. 27) ... made a crucial save with Stanford trailing 1-0 at Washington State (Oct. 23) in a match the Cardinal would win in overtime ... named to the Pac-10 All-Academic first team and the CoSIDA Academic All-District 8 first team.
As a Sophomore in 2008: A third-team NSCAA/adidas All-West Region selection ... a third-team Soccer Buzz All-West Region honoree ... started every match ... earned a 22-1-1 record ... third in the nation in goals-against average (0.30), allowing only seven goals ... made 50 saves with a .862 save percentage ... made game-changing big saves against Santa Clara (Oct. 3), Oregon State (Oct. 12) and Portland (Nov. 28) ... assisted on Kristin Stannard's goal against Cal Poly (Sept. 21).
As a Freshman in 2007: Started in all 10 appearances, recording 850 minutes in net ... allowed eight goals for a 0.85 goals-against-average ... had 28 saves and a .778 save percentage ... earned two shutouts, in a 1-0 win over Colorado (Sept. 21), and a 0-0 draw with Santa Clara (Oct. 5) ... finished the season with five wins.
National Team Experience: Attended two camps as a member of the U-17 U.S. national team pool in 2006.
High School/Club: Named an NSCAA/adidas Scholar All-American as a senior ... a Region I Olympic Development Program team member in 2002, 2005 and 2006 ... A member of the Maryland ODP team from 2002-06 ... Played for the Bethesda Extreme club ... a four-year letterwinner at Thomas S. Wootton High School in Rockville, Md. ... a two-time Maryland all-state selection ... captained the team as a senior ... a three-time Montgomery County Gazette All-County selection ... named to the Washington Post All-Metro second team as a junior and senior ... named to the Washington Post All-Montgomery County team as a senior ... a two-time All-Examiner honoree for the Washington area ... also earned a letter in track.
Personal: Daughter of Ted and Joyce Maker ... has an older brother, Greg ... majoring in human biology ... hobbies include ultimate Frisbee.