6 - Leah Janke
Leah Janke
Born: 05/17/1991
Height: 5-7
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Wildomar, Calif.
High School: Temescal Canyon HS
Position: Attacker
EXP: 1V

2011 Season

Named All-Academic by the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACWPC) … Also named Big West All-Academic … Voted CSUN’s Most Improved Award … Tallied 28 goals (#6 on the team) along with 47 assists (#3 on the team) … Scored a season-high four goals in the 11-9 victory over Pacific (4/3/11).

2010 Season
Scored nine goals ... Collected a season-high four goals against Chapman (4/11/10) ... Scored two goals against Fresno Pacific (1/30/10).

Temescal Canyon High School
Graduated in 2009 ... Earned four letters as a member of the Titan's swim team as she competed in the 100 breaststroke, 50, 100, 200, and 500 freestyle events ... Was an attacker for three years an a utility during her senior season while on the water polo team ... Earned various honors including All-CIF Third Team ('06-'07), All-CIF First Team ('07-'08), All-League First Team and MVP ('08-'09) for her successes on the water polo squad in addition to her MVP accolades earned for her swimming successes in '08.

Matador Memo
Born May 17, 1991 to Tami and Tom Janke ... Her favorite professional team is the Los Angeles Lakers ... Roots for Kobe Bryant ... Enjoys watching the television shows "CSI", "Las Vegas", and the movie "The Sandlot" ... Her favorite food is pizza ... Enjoys listening to Brad Paisley ... The best athlete she has competed against is Heather Petri ... Her best friend from another college team is Brittany Daniels, member of the women's water polo team at Orange Coast College ... The best thing about being an athlete is being a part of the team ... Whenever she has time to relax she likes to eat or sleep ... Favorite websites are textsfromlastnight.com and mylifeisaverage.com ... If she had a million dollars she would buy a house in Havasu Springs ... The best advice she has ever been given is to "live everyday as if it were the last and never take things for granted" ... Her advice to others is "enjoy it while it lasts" ... nobody knows how much she eats ... Very few people know how stubborn and competitive she is ... cannot imagine going a week without her phone ... The one thing that make sher smile is her sister, parents, and best friends ... Her heroes are Ashley Bucklin and Justin Meramble because they were the nicest, most caring, and friendly people ... Undeclared major.