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Yaritza  Arista


Livingston, Calif.

High School:
Livingston HS

Last College:
Modesto JC





Hurtado's Game-Winner Lifts Spartans Over Cal Poly, 1-0

Gabriella Hurtado's first-career goal will go down as a game winner for the Spartans.


Women's Soccer Outlasted by No. 24 Santa Clara, 2-1

Yvette Cuellar scored her first-career goal to tie the match in the 51st minute.


Women's Soccer Celebrates 2016 With Banquet And Alumni Match

Individual player awards were handed out as part of the annual women's soccer banquet.


47 Student-Athletes Receive Academic All-Mountain West Honors

Five Spartans received their fourth Academic All-MW recognition.


#2-SJSU Begins MW Tournament Play Thursday

The defending MW Tournament champions are once again the #2-seed heading into the semifinal.

AT SJSU: Completed her first season with the Spartans as a junior college transfer in 2016 ... A Mountain West All-Newcomer Team choice in her first year as a Spartan midfielder.

2016: Competed in all 20 matches and made 19 starts … Third on the team with 1,537 minutes of action … Academic All-Mountain West honoree … Selected to the Mountain West All-Newcomer Team … recorded seven points with a pair of goals and three assists from the midfield position … Scored the game-winning goal in a 2-1 win over UNLV (9/23) on the road in the Mountain West opener … Second goal of the year came at Utah State (10/9) … Recorded three assists on the year in as many matches, all of which were Spartan victories.

JUNIOR COLLEGE: The points leader for #10-nationlly ranked Modesto Junior College in 2015 … Third overall in the California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA) with 60 points at the end of the 2015 season … 21 goals and doled out 18 assists … Led Modesto JC all the way to the California State Final Four, where it would wind up third in the state, and 10th-ranked nationally by the final National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) poll … selected an all-Northern California Region midfielder.

HIGH SCHOOL: A graduate of Livingston (Calif.) High School, where she scored 22 goals and had nine assists as a senior … Finished her high school career with 28 goals and 17 assists in 31 games played.

YARITZA: Pronounced yarr-EET-sa Are-EE-sta ... Majoring in health Science ... Goes by the nickname Yari ... Enjoys swimming and paddle boarding ... A native of Turlock, Calif., who now calls Livingston, Calif., home.