AS A RED-SHIRT SOPHOMORE: Played in all 18 games, making 11 starts...Led the team with eight total points and four goals...Scored the game-winning goal in upset of No. 15 Ohio State (Aug. 29)...Added goals against Syracuse (Sept. 4), Buffalo (Sept. 9) and Loyola (Oct. 28).
AS A RED-SHIRT FRESHMAN: Appeared in eight games off the bench logging 176 minutes...Saints were 6-1-1 in games which he played, outscoring the opposition 30-9...Played career-high 47 minutes in victory at Rider (Oct. 31) which clinched the Saints a MAAC Tournament berth.
AS A FRESHMAN: Took a red-shirt.
BEFORE SIENA: Three-year letterwinner at Shenendehowa High School...First Team All-Section II...Empire State Games Gold medalist...Participated in Habitat for Humanity.
PERSONAL: Born November 23, 1990...Son of Brian and Cynthia Miner...Has two younger brothers, Matthew, who plays basketball at St. Edward's University, and Michael...Chose Siena for the strong business program and ability to play soccer.
GETTING TO KNOW JOE MINER Nickname: Joe What I like most about Siena College: Small class sizes My favorite (musical) artist is: Eminem My favorite class at Siena is: Leadership in Organizations My favorite pro soccer player is: Steven Gerrard My favorite pro soccer team is: Liverpool My favorite pro soccer stadium is: Anfield My favorite movie is: Top Gun My favorite food is: French fries Another sport I like to follow at Siena is: Lacrosse Why I chose Siena: Great business school