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Jenna Placke   10
Jenna Placke

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Ballston Lake, N.Y.

High School:
Shenendehowa

Height:
5-5

Position:
Defense


07/07/2009

Jenna Placke

Jenna Placke

AS A JUNIOR: Started all 17 games at outside back...Helped lead Siena to the top defense in the league (0.94 goals allowed).

AS A SOPHOMORE: Started all 19 games at outside back...Put three of five shots on goal.

AS A FRESHMAN: Started one of 15 games.

BEFORE SIENA: Four year varsity starter at Shenendehowa...Selected First Team Section I, First Team Suburban Council and Times Union First Team her senior year...Earned Shenendehowa's Coaches Award as a senior...Named the team's Best Defensive Player at the conclusion of her senior season...Nabbed Second Team Suburban Council as a junior...Served as captain of the Empire State Scholastic Team in 2006...Played on the Empire State Open Team in 2007...Was named a Scholar Athlete at Shenendehowa in 2005, 2006 and 2007.

PERSONAL: Born July 28, 1989...Daughter of Edward and Dawn Placke...Has an older brother Brandan who played soccer at Kings College...A psychology major at Siena...Aspires to be a teacher.

KARBOWSKI ON PLACKE: "Jenna emerged as an excellent defender in 2008 with renewed confidence starting all 19 games. She has always been technically sound, but really improved her decision making and had a great sophomore season. She has become a fixture in the back with her commitment to the game year round."

PLACKE CAREER STATISTICS

YEAR GP/GS G A Pts Shots Shot % SOG SOG % GWG
2007 15/1 0 0 0 3 .000 1 .333 0
2008 19/19 0 0 0 5 .000 3 .600 0
2009 17/17 0 0 0 0 .000 0 .000 0
2010 21/21 0 2 2 2 .000 1 .500 0
Totals 72/58 0 2 2
10 .000 5 .500 0

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