Ariane Yokoyama

USA Roller Sports

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PERSONAL HIGHLIGHTS

Team USA Years: 2009, 2014   

Hometown: Van Nuys, CA

Current residence: 6837 Sunnyslope Ave. Van Nuys, CA 91405

When did you begin playing hockey: When I was 6 at the YMCA

Occupation, current employer:  Ultrasound Technician at Glendale Medical Center

EDUCATION HIGHLIGHTS

High school attended: Sherman Oaks Center for Enriched Studies

Year of graduation: 2009

Location of high school: Reseda, CA

Sports you competed in while in high school (include number of years):  Roller and Ice Hockey all 4 years

College attended: Rochester Institute of Technology

Year of graduation: 2013

Degree/major: Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Sports you competed in while in college (include number of years): 4 years on the Women’s Ice Hockey team

ACCOMPLISHMENT HIGHLIGHTS

Team USA hockey awards, honors and statistics: 2009 FIRS Women’s Roller team that won in Italy

Other awards, honors, and statistics in hockey: Won a NCAA National Championship in college with RIT (Rochester Institute of Technology) in 2012

GOAL HIGHLIGHTS

Life Goals: To be Happy J

Future goals you hope to obtain as a hockey player: A gold medal in France this summer would be awesome!

FAVORITES SPOTLIGHT

Favorite sports figure: Misty May and Kerri Walsh

Favorite food before a competition: Pasta

Favorite place to shop: H & M

Favorite music to listen to during training or competition: House and Hip Hop

Favorite possession: A necklace I received on my 16th birthday

Favorite hobbies: Hockey and eating!

What makes you a unique and special person: I can get along with just about everyone I meet

FAMILY HIGHLIGHTS

Father’s name:  Stan

Father’s occupation: Store Director for Ralph’s Grocery

Mother’s name: Dawna

Mother’s occupation: Child Welfare Administrator for County of Los Angeles Department of Children and Family Services

Brothers: Chayce