Drabich, Gillespie, Stebbins and Wells Will Suit Up for Saints This Fall
BEFORE SIENA: Three-year letterwinner at Cohasset High School where she played midfield...Selected to the Patriot Ledger and Boston Globe All-Scholastic team for field hockey...Selected as team captain her junior year...Named team's Most Valuable Player in 2010...Also lettered in basketball and lacrosse...Inducted into the National Honor Society
PERSONAL: Born December 7, 1993...Daughter of Robert and Maureen...Has a brother Chase who attends Southern New Hampshire University...Undeclared business major...Involved in her high school's newspaper and yearbook.
WHY I CHOSE SIENA: "I chose Siena because I loved everything about the school. The business school is known to be great. Everyone I met was so friendly, and the field hockey team was so nice and welcoming!"
ZAPPONE ON STEBBINS: "Sage's skills will develop throughout the year with a lot more experience. She has a lot of really good knowledge. She has a really good eagerness to win and an eagerness to learn."
GET TO KNOW SAGE STEBBINS:
Twitter Handle: @sagestebbins
What I Like Most About Siena Field Hockey: The team is so supportive of one another and we are all "on a mission to build a tradition"
What I Like Most About Coach Zappone: She is very motivating and positive to everyone on the team. I know she is really going to help our team to a successful season and many more to come.
The player on the team who I relate best is: Jessie [Jessica Smith] She is just really nice to me and always helpful on and off the field.
One thing people would be surprised to know about me: I love tortoises
The person who has helped me the most is: My mom and dad. They have both been there for me through everything.
My favorite professional athlete: Rondo and Ray Allen
My favorite food: Tomato and mozzarella salad
My favorite flavor of ice cream: Coffee Heath bar
My favorite movie: The Parent Trap