Peter  Galante
Peter Galante

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Newington, CT

High School:
Newington

Height:
5-10

10/14/2017

Men’s Tennis Tops Rider

Siena Begins Season With Best Start In Program History

09/30/2017

Men's Tennis Blanks Holy Cross

Men's Tennis Starts off 2-0 For Second Straight Year

08/02/2017

Total of 153 Saints Named to MAAC Academic Honor Roll

Saints Cap Another Banner Year in the Classroom

04/28/2017

Galante Named To MAAC All Academic Team

One Saint On Academic Team

04/27/2017

Saints Leadership Academy: Spring Edition

Siena Coaches and Student Athletes Participate in Second Session

10/17/2017

Men's Tennis vs. Rider (10/14/17)

Men's Tennis vs. Rider (10/14/17)

10/11/2017

2017-18 Siena Men's Tennis Photo Day

2017-18 Siena Men's Tennis Photo Day

04/18/2017

Men's Tennis vs. Monmouth (4/8/17)

Men's Tennis vs. Monmouth (4/8/17)

10/28/2016

2016-17 Siena Men's Tennis Photo Day

2016-17 Siena Men's Tennis Photo Day

05/19/2015

Men's Tennis vs. Marist (4/13/15)

Men's Tennis vs. Marist (4/13/15)

2016-17:
  • Played in just one singles match
  • Won five doubles matches
  • Played all doubles matches on court three
  • Boasted a 2-4 doubles conference record
  • MAAC All-Academic Team
2015-16:
  • 2016 MAAC All-Academic Team Selection
  • Played in 14 singles matches
  • Lone win came in match against Fairfield
  • Played at four different singles positions
  • Saw time in 14 doubles matches
2014-15:
  • Played in six singles matches
  • Saw time in five doubles matches
BEFORE SIENA:
  • All Conference Tennis senior year
  • Varsity Captain Senior Year
  • Also played soccer, and ran cross country
  • Won an Athletic Leadership award senior year
PERSONAL/COMMUNITY
  • Son of Michael, and Cheryl
  • Is the youngest of three siblings, Laura, Jennifer, and Michael
  • His sister Jennifer also played tennis for Siena, and his father and other sister also played in college
  • Presidential scholar and finance major
GET TO KNOW PETER
  • Nickname: Pete
  • One thing I wish people knew about me, but don't is: I have a pretty believable Australian accent
  • Why did I choose Siena? I liked the size of the school, the programs offered, and I knew my sister loved her experience here.
  • If I didn't play tennis, I would: Not have all my best friends at Siena
  • My Favorite TV Show is: Shark Tank
  • My favorite pro sports team is: FC Bayern Münich
  • My favorite book is: The Inner Game of Tennis
  • My favorite movie: Pulp Fiction
  • My favorite food: Egg Sandwich
  • If I could travel any to anywhere in the world, I would go to: I just want to go to every continent at some point
  • The person I would pick as my dream doubles partner would be: Roger Federer
  • Do you have any pre-game rituals or traditions? Overgrip my racquets
  • What reality show could you see yourself being a part of? Is Shark Tank a reality show?
  • What song/band is most likely to be playing on your iPod: The White Stripes
  • Words to live by: If you ain't first, you're last.
  • Three words to describe yourself: Competitive, Helpful, Funny
    GALANTE'S CAREER STATS
    SINGLES Total 1 2 3 4 5 6 Dual Tour Conf
    2014-15 0-6 --- --- --- --- 0-1 0-3 0-4 0-2 0-3
    2015-16 1-13 --- --- 0-1 0-2 1-7 0-2 1-13 --- 1-5
    2016-17 0-1 --- --- --- --- --- 0-1 0-1 --- 0-1
    Totals 1-20 --- --- 0-1 0-2 1-8 0-6 1-18 0-2 1-9
    DOUBLES Total 1 2 3 Dual Tour Conf
    2014-15 0-5 --- --- 0-4 0-4 0-1 0-3
    2015-16 1-13 0-4 --- 1-9 1-13 --- 1-5
    2016-17 5-8 --- --- 5-8 5-8 --- 2-4
    Totals 6-26 0-4 --- 6-21 6-25 0-1 3-12