2008: Appeared in 15 games, making first two career starts in consecutive games against Holy Cross (9/21) and Bucknell (9/27)...Recorded key defensive against Hofstra (9/5).
2007: Did not see any action.
BEFORE SIENA: Lettered one year of varsity field hockey and three years of varsity tennis at Granby Memorial...Recipient of the "J" Award in Field Hockey her senior year for "embodying the game, good skill and good athleticism"...Scholar athlete.
PERSONAL: Born July 9, 1989...The daughter of Martin and Shelley Nieb...Has a younger brother, J.R....Enjoys swimming and pottery...An accounting major who aspires for a career as an accountant...Chose Siena for the good atmosphere, small comfortable campus and strong academic program...Also recruited by St. Joseph's of Maine.
BEST THING ABOUT SIENA FIELD HOCKEY: "The best thing about Siena field hockey is that our coaches and teammates push us to be better than we know we can be."
GETTING TO KNOW REBECCA NIEB
One thing I wish people knew about me, but don't is: My last name used to be Niebzyrdowski
My favorite TV show is: The Office
My favorite artist is: Lil' Wayne
Favorite Athlete: Michael Phelps
My superstitions are: Wishbones
My favorite professional sports team is: Red Sox
Funniest Player on the Team is: Morgann McCarthy
Coach Davidson's Best Attribute is: His love for the game of field hockey
My favorite book: Harry Potter series
My favorite movie: Anchorman
My favorite flavor of ice cream: Grasshopper pie (mint ice cream with oreos)