Pfaff Named to Second Team; O'Keefe, Ristoff Earn All-Rookie Honors
Saints Suffer 1-0 Loss to Loyola
Saints Look to Send Out Seniors With Win
Women's Soccer Eliminated from MAAC Tournament Contention
D'Alfonso, Booth Lead Saints to Third Straight Win
Women's Soccer at Vermont (9/19/12)
AS A JUNIOR: MAAC All-Academic Team selection...Started in and played in all 17 games seeing action at both midfield and in the back...Scored her first career goal - the game-winner in overtime - to beat Binghamton (Sept. 11)...Dished out an assist in win over Saint Peter's (Oct. 9).
AS A SOPHOMORE: MAAC All-Academic Team selection...Appeared in 16 games, making seven starts...Took three shots...Started in and played every minute of the MAAC Tournament and NCAA Women's College Cup.
AS A FRESHMAN: MAAC All-Rookie Team...Appeared in 13 games, starting three...Siena won all three games she started (New Hampshire, Quinnipiac and Fairfield)...Played a season-high 101 minutes against New Hampshire (Sept. 6)...Put her one shot of the season on goal.
BEFORE SIENA: Played four years of varsity soccer at Wall High School...As a senior she was named Star-Ledger Second Team All-County and Coast Star Defensive Player of the Year...Team captain in 2008...Tallied 11 goals and 11 assists during high school career...Club team Howell United Eclipse won the 2004-05 New Jersey State Cup...Went on a Foundation For Peace mission trip to the Dominican Republic in the summers of 2004, 2006 and 2008...Coached a youth soccer team in the spring of 2008...Volunteered at the Jersey Shore University Medical Center and the YMCA back to school drive in the summer of 2007.
PERSONAL: Born July 28, 1991...Daughter of Frank and Stephanie Valenziano...Has two older sisters, Marisa who graduated from James Madison, and Gina, who graduated from Saint Joseph's...A biology major.
KARBOWSKI ON VALENZIANO: "Lisa is a very steady performer both in the defensive midfield or center back. This year she will be asked to lead the backline with the graduation of three senior defenders. Lisa has a lot of experience, reads the game well and is a very intelligent player."
VALENZIANO'S CAREER STATISTICS