||Santa Margarita Catholic
Tears returns to Saddleback for her sophomore season with the Gauchos after a successful freshman campaign where she earned "Scholar Baller" status and was the 2008 "Field Athlete of the Year". Previous to Saddleback, Tears graduated from Santa Margarita Catholic high School where she lettered in both track & field and equestrian. Tears was a three-time junior champion in equestrian whiel competing for the Eagles. She plans to major in Sociology.