3 Heidi Farran
3 Heidi Farran
Height: 5-7
Year: Senior
Hometown: San Pedro, Calif.
High School: San Pedro HS
Position: Forward

2011 All-Big West Conference First Team

2009 Big West Conference Honorable Mention


Farran appeared in all 19 matches for CSUN during her senior season in 2011 … earned All-Big West First Team honors after leading the team with seven goals, 16 points and four game-winning goals … ended her career with 12 career goals, tied for sixth in school history … the seven goals in 2011 tied her with several other Matadors for the sixth-most in a single season … had four goals, including two game winners, against Big West opponents … scored game-winning goal in 89th minute in CSUN’s win over Long Beach State … scored two goals in a victory over Princeton, the first Matador to accomplish the feat in several years … converted a penalty kick in victory at UC Davis … also scored against Pacific, Purdue, Cal State Fullerton … picked up an assist against LMU and Texas … finished season with 43 shots, putting 16 on goal. 


Farran appeared in 18 matches during her junior season ... scored goal in Matadors' 2-1 loss at Long Beach State on Oct. 24 ... finished year with 14 shots, putting nine on-goal.


Farran appeared in all 20 matches, making 17 starts ... named All-Big West Conference Honorable Mention after finishing season with four goals, one assist and nine points ... had two game-winning goals against league opponents: vs. UC Irvine on Oct. 25 and vs. Long Beach State on Nov. 1 ... scored first career goal in Matadors' 3-1 victory at San Diego State on Aug. 23 ... converted a penalty kick in early minutes in CSUN's 3-2 victory over Cal Poly on Oct. 2 ... picked up first career assist in CSUN's 3-0 victory over LMU on Aug 27 ... finished third on the team with 26 shots during the season, putting 17 on-goal, the second-most on the team ... had a season-high three shots on three different occasions.


Farran appeared in 16 matches during her freshman season, making one start ... finished with four shots, two on goal, for the season ... nearly scored her first collegiate goal at UC Irvine on Oct. 23, ringing an attempt off the post ... earned first career start at Cal Poly on Oct. 12.




Farran played four seasons for the Pirates as a center midfielder ... started all four years and was elected captain as a senior ... registered 22 goals and 19 assists as a senior ... earned all-league honors all-four years ... named conference MVP as a senior ... graduated in 2007 with a 3.6 GPA.


Born on September 9, 1989 in San Pedro, Calif. ... parents are Karen and Mark Farran ... favorites include David Beckham, Will Ferrell, and cheese ... greatest sports moment was scoring the tying and winning goals in the quarterfinals as a high school senior ... likes to go to the beach when she has time to relax ... most famous person she's met is Daniel Radcliffe ... major is business.