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    Jillian Kraus
    Jillian Kraus

    Hometown:
    Santa Ana, CA

    Last College:
    UCLA 2008

    Height:
    5-10

    Position:
    Attacker

    Birthdate:
    12/18/1986

    Club:
    SOCAL



    08/05/2014

    USA Women's Senior National Team Announces Roster For FINA World Cup

    Tournament set for August 12-17 in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia

    07/03/2014

    USA Women Take Down Italy 11-4 On Day Three Of Kirishi Cup

    Gilchrist with three goals to lead the offense

    06/26/2014

    USA Women's National Team Announces Roster For Upcoming Kirishi Cup

    Team USA to compete in Russia this July 1-5

    06/14/2014

    USA Women Will Play For Gold At FINA World League Super Final With 13-4 Win Over Australia

    Rachel Fattal scores three goals in the win

    06/02/2014

    USA Women's National Team Announces Roster For Upcoming FINA World League Super Final

    Competition To Begin June 10 in Kunshan, China

    07/15/2013

    The 2013 FINA World Championships in Barcelona, Spain are on their way!

    National Teams Prepare For FINA World Championships

    05/30/2013

    Highlights from the 2013 FINA World League Prelims.

    2013 FINA World League Prelims - Women's Recap

    Versatile player that has risen through the National Team pipeline in recent years

    INTERNATIONAL/CLUB: Scored three goals in helping Team USA to a second straight gold medal at the FINA World Cup...Tallied 1 goal during the 2013 FINA World Cup Qualifiers...Totaled 5 goals during the 2013 Holiday Cup...Scored five times during the 2013 FINA World Championships...Added two goals en route to a bronze medal at the 2013 FINA World League Super Final...Scored 3 goals at 2009 Holiday Cup in Newport Beach, CA... Helped guide the Women's Junior National Team to medals in 2003 and 2005.

    PROFESSIONAL: Played for Roma Pallanuoto in Rome, Italy for the 2008-2009 season.

    COLLEGE:Played collegiately at UCLA winning four consecutive NCAA Championships...Named three-time All-American by ACWPC...MSPF Co-Player of the Year in 2008...Finalist for the Cutino Award...Winner of the Marty Glickman Award for Outstanding Female National Collegiate Athlete.

    HIGH SCHOOL:Played at Foothill High School...Named CIF Division 1 Player of the Year in 2004...Named Sea View League MVP in 2004...Won 3 consecutive CIF Championships...Named OC Register All-County Team in 2004.

    PERSONAL:One of Robert and Pamela Kraus' four children...Has served as a volunteer assistant coach with the UC-Irvine Women's Water Polo Team in recent years.

    FAVORITE QUOTE: "Everyday I'm hustlin, hustlin..." - Rick Ross

    INTERNATIONAL HIGHLIGHTS
    • 2014 FINA WORLD CUP, KHANTY-MANSIYSK, RUSSIA, 1ST PLACE
    • 2014 FINA WORLD LEAGUE SUPER FINAL, KUNSHAN, CHINA, 1ST PLACE
    • 2014 FINA INTERCONTINENTAL TOURNAMENT, RIVERSIDE, CA, 1ST PLACE
    • 2013 FINA WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS, SANTA ANA, CA, 1ST PLACE
    • 2013 HOLIDAY CUP, SANTA ANA, CA, 1ST PLACE
    • 2013 CANADA CUP, GATINEAU, CANADA, 1ST PLACE
    • 2013 FINA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, BARCELONA, SPAIN, 5TH PLACE
    • 2013 FINA WORLD LEAGUE SUPER FINAL, BEIJING, CHINA, 3RD PLACE
    • 2009 HOLIDAY CUP, NEWPORT BEACH, CA, 2ND PLACE
    • 2005 FINA JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, PERTH, AUSTRALIA, 1ST PLACE
    • 2004 JUNIOR PAN AMERICAN GAMES, SAN SALVADOR, EL SALVADOR, 1ST PLACE
    • 2003 FINA JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, ALBERTA, CANADA, 2ND PLACE

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