Name: Athena Del Rosario
Sport: Team Handball
Event(s): Beach
Height: 5’8
Weight: 154
DOB: 8/22/1982
Hometown: Redondo Beach, Calif.
High School: Mira Costa High School
College: The University of California, Santa Cruz
Team/Club: RIP Beach Handball Club
Coach(es): Lisa Dunn, Michelle Mensing
World Championship Experience
  • 2018 Beach Handball World Championships (Team USA Alternate Selection)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2020 Texas Cup (1st Place)
  • 2020 California Cup (2nd Place, Most Valuable Goalkeeper)
  • 2019 USA Team Handball Indoor National Championships (Most Valuable Goalkeeper)
  • 2019 So. Cal Beach Handball Championships (1st Place)
  • 2019 SF Cal Heat Women’s Player of the Year
  • 2019 Paros, Greece International Beach Handball Tournament (3rd Place)
  • 2019 California Cup (2nd Place)
  • 2018 Texas Cup (1st Place, Most Valuable Goalkeeper)
  • 2018 SF Cal Heat Rookie Player of the Year
  • 2018 Michael Lipov Memorial Cup (Most Valuable Goalkeeper)
Personal: Daughter of Debra and Isaac Del Rosario...Is an alum of the Los Angeles Valley College (LAVC) Women’s Soccer Team...Played for the University of California at Santa Cruz (UCSC) Women’s Soccer Team.