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Joey Tavernese   15
Joey Tavernese

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Garden City, N.Y.

High School:
Garden City

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 155

Position:
F

Birthdate:
07/17/1989


AS A JUNIOR: Started 17 of 19 games...Tied for third on the team with 11 points...Scored three goals and had five assists...Scored the game winning goal in season opener at Vermont (9/1)...Recorded first career multi-goal game against Central Connecticut State (9/19).

AS A SOPHOMORE: Started 13 of 16 games...Scored seven points on three goals and one assist...Scored the game winning goal at Rider (10/17)...Had a goal and an assist in a 3-1 win over Saint Peter's (10/10).

AS A FRESHMAN: Selected to the MAAC All-Rookie Team...Started nine games in 19 appearances...Had one goal and two assists...Scored the gamewinning goal against St. Francis (9/16).

BEFORE SIENA: Lettered four years of varsity soccer at Garden City H.S....Was a member of the Terryville Fire club team who won the 2007 U.S. Youth Soccer National Championship (U-18)...Posted the game winning goal in the national semifinal contest.

PERSONAL: Born July 17, 1989...The son of Joseph and Debra Tavernese...Has two younger brothers, Vincent and Christopher...Chose Siena over Iona, Lafayette, Marist, Fairfield, Manhattan, Stony Brook and Rutgers.

Tavernese Career Statistics

YEAR GP/GS G A Pts Shots Shot % SOG SOG % GWG
2007 19/9 1 2 4 24 .042 6 .250 1
2008 18/13 3 1 7 17 .176 8 .471 1
2009 19/17 3 5 11 24 .125 13 .542 1
2010 19/19 4 9 17 35 .114 16 .457 1
Totals 75/58 11 17 39 100 .111 43 .436 4

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