|Title:||Volunteer Assistant Coach|
Van Riper played for Coach Chaidez at the JC during the 2017 season for her last year of eligibility, after transferring from the University of the Pacific. She was a great addition to the women’s soccer program during their 2017 season as they finished up their season in the 3rd round of playoffs. She is currently finishing up her senior year at Sonoma State University, studying Sociology. She has been playing soccer since she was 3 years old. Van Riper finished her youth soccer career at North Coach FC and played high school soccer at Petaluma High. Coaching has always been one of her end goals and she is very happy to join the coaching staff for the 2018 season.