Oregon Institute of Technology

Daisha Acorda

#8 - Daisha Acorda

Class Standing: Senior
Height: 5-2
Position: D
Hometown: Honokaa, Hawaii
Previous School: Honokaa High School
Major(s): Nursing, Pre-Nursing

At Oregon Tech:

Career Stats


Full Name: Daisha J. V. Acorda

High School: Honoka'a High & Intermediate School

Club Soccer Team: N/A

High School or Club Honors: All-BIIF Division II Honorable Mention (2010), All-BIIF Division II Second Team (2011), All-BIIF Division II Second Team (2012). 

Parents Names: John & Ester Acorda

Major: Population Health Management

Hobbies: Cooking, Baking, Olympic Weightlifting, Crafting, & Beaching it. 

Favorite Athlete: Becky Sauerbrunn

Favorite Professional Club Team:  Portland Thorns FC

Most Memorable Athletic Moment: The day I got elbowed right below my left eyebrow & had to get stitches after the game against HPA in the fall of 2010. This injury didn't stop me from getting back up and playing the rest of the game. 

Career Ambition: Registered Nurse (RN), specialized in pediatrics, oncology, and/or surgery. 

Favorite Quote: "I am a member of a team, and rely on the team. I defer to it and sacrifice for it because the team, not the individual, is the ultimate champion ." -Mia Hamm

Why did you choose Oregon Tech: I chose to attend Oregon Tech because of the hands-on education that they provide to all students with, the eminent and successful programs offered, and the opportunity to compete at a collegiate level with a supportive and devoted community, coaches, and teammates. 


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