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  Heather van Hemert

Heather van Hemert

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Volunteer Coach

Heather van Hemert, a veteran of the Cal State Northridge women's water polo program, enters her first season as a volunteer coach.

In 2006, Van Hemert scored 37 goals, third-best on the team, and also had 54 steals. She finished her career with 45 goals and 79 assists.

Last year, van Hemert served as the Matadors team manager. Her responsibilities included running clocks, keeping stats and managing equipment.

Before her time at Cal State Northridge, van Hemert was a standout player at Santa Rosa Junior College where she swam and played water polo. In 2004, she netted all-conference and All-Nor Cal honors.

van Hemert prepped at Analy High School where she helped the Tigers to a Sonoma County League title in 1999.