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Callie Weise   2
Callie Weise

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Freehold, N.J.

High School:
Freehold Township

Height:
5-3

Position:
Midfield/Defense

Birthdate:
09/01/1993


2013: Played in all 16 games and made 13 starts...Scored four points on two goals...Tallied a goal in the season opener at Holy Cross (9/1)...Added a goal against Monmouth (10/18)...Attempted 10 shots.

2012: Played in 15 games, starting 4 games for the Saints during her sophomore campaign...Helped lead a defensive battle against Vermont (9/23) and 2 shots.

2011: Selected to the Division I National Academic Squad...Played in seven games...Recorded a shot on goal at Hofstra (9/16).

BEFORE SIENA: A three-year starter at Freehold Township High School, rotating between midfield and forward...Won Rookie of the Year honors in 2008.

PERSONAL: Born September 1, 1993...The daughter of Robert and Georgia Weise...Has a younger sister, Sydney, and a younger brother, Bobby...An English major who hopes to become an elementary school teacher...Volunteered at the Special Olympics and the Volunteer for the Challenger Program.

WHY I CHOSE SIENA: "Everyone was so nice and the team was great. It was the perfect fit."

ZAPPONE ON WEISE: "Callie is one of the most calm, and poised person I've ever seen on the field. She has a great awareness of what is going on around her so she is ready to attack and defend at all times."

GETTING TO KNOW CALLIE WEISE

Twitter Handle: @Callie_Flower_

Where do you see yourself in another five years: Teaching fourth grade English and coaching high school field hockey

What I like about Siena: I love the friendly atmosphere that the college creates.

What I like about my Coach: They share the same love for the sport that we do and they believe in the potential we have. Both coaches work hard to make us better and their dedication helps us to work even harder.

In this upcoming season, I am excited to: Play my sister! She is a freshman at VCU and we play them September 28. It will be a fun competitive game, but I am also glad I will get to see her and my family.

If I could travel anywhere: Australia

Best game ritual: Braiding my hair.

Best advice I have received: Work hard; you won't remember the hard workouts or the difficult classes, but you will remember the success that comes from putting the work in.

Three words: Friendly, Dedicated, Hardworking

My favorite sports team: Yankees

My favorite music genre: Country

My favorite food: Any type of seafood

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