Saints Give Up the Tying Goal With Two Minutes Left; Lose in OT
Saints Begin New Era August 30
Saints Fall 3-2, Remain Winless
Saints Drop 5-4 Heartbreaker to Monmouth
Siena Outshot 40-7, Outscored 8-0
Field Hockey vs. Holy Cross (9/5/12)
2011: Played in every game last season, starting a team high 17...Led the team with six defensive saves...Her six stops was tied for second for most in a single season in Siena Saints history and most since 1999 (Jami Stariknok)...Recorded 12 shots including three on goal.
2010: Played in and started all 18 games...Had a goal and a defensive save at Longwood (8/31)...Assisted on Siena's lone goal at Quinnipiac (10/31).
BEFORE SIENA: Three year varsity starter at midfield for Niskayuna...Also played three years of varsity basketball at forward for Niskayuna...Led the Silver Warriors to a Suburban Council Section II Championship as a senior...2009 Times Union Field Hockey MVP, Player of the Week and Player to Watch...Tallied 15 goals and added nine assists her senior year...Two-time Section II All-State First Team and All-Star selection...Member of the ADK club field hockey team...Three-time Scholar Athlete...Received her Gold, Silver and Bronze Awards as a member of the Girl Scouts.
PERSONAL: Born April 15, 1992...The daughter of Jeffery and Geniene Mayo...Has two older sisters, Ashley, who attended Binghamton and Chelsea, who attended SUNY-Oswego...An undecided business major...Also recruited by Lock Haven, SUNY Cortland and SUNY New Paltz...Enjoys reading and being part of the Girl Scouts.
WHY I CHOSE SIENA: "I chose Siena Field Hockey because the team was very welcoming. They were like one big, fun family that I wanted to be a part of for the next four years."
ZAPPONE ON MAYO: "She is another solid defender in the back field. She likes to attack out of the back. She will get the ball out of the back and start dribbling using her skills."
GETTING TO KNOW LINDSAY MAYO
Twitter Handle: @lindsaycmayo
What I like most about Siena field hockey: How close everyone is. I know I can always go to anyone on the team if I am having a problem
What I like most about Coach Zappone: Her motivation is infectious, in a good way. She knows the right things to say to get us pumped for a game or even during a drill at practice
My superstitions are: When "knocking on wood", I have to do it an odd amount of times.
My most embarassing sport moment: In high school, during a field hockey game, I went to hit the ball but I completely whiffed it and then fell on my face
One thing people would be surprised to know about me: I hate ketchup
My hidden talent: I can do a front handspring
My biggest fear is: Being alone in an empty house at night
My favorite professional athlete: Curtis Granderson
My favorite food: Broccoli Cheddar Soup