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Rebecca Nieb   20
Rebecca Nieb

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Granby, Conn.

High School:
Granby Memorial

Height:
5-7

Position:
Defense

Birthdate:
07/09/1989


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

Nickname: Becca

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)

NIEB STATS

YEAR GP/GS Goals Assists Points Shots DSV
2008 15/2 0 0 0 0 1
2007 DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP
Totals 15/2 0 0 0 0 1

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