AS A FRESHMAN (2013) - Named All-MAAC Second Team... Fifth in the MAAC, second on the team in batting average, hitting .367 (40 for 109)... Appeared in 43 games while starting 37... Recorded 12 runs and scored 29 RBI's...Second on the team with 11 doubles...Slugging percentage of .468... Earned nine walks...Appeared in 25 games as a pitcher while starting 18 games on the mound (3-10)...Pitched three complete games...Earned one save...Completed 88.0 innings, allowing an Opp BA of .351.
BEFORE SIENA-Four-year starter and letterwinner at Schaumberg High School...Three-time Mid-Suburban League and All-Area selection...Named MVP her senior season...Set single season record for hits with 72 her sophomore season...Also was the starting forward for the basketball squad for one season for the Saxons.
PERSONAL-Alyssa Marie Lancaster was born May 19, 1994...Daughter of Dave and Denise Lancaster...Volunteered at Felines and Canines pet adoption service...Chose Siena because of the small, private, and intimate atmosphere...Has an older brother Eric who attended Western Illinois University.
GETTING TO KNOW ALYSSA LANCASTER:
Where do you see yourself in another five years: Hopefully at Optometry school in Chicago
My favorite class at Siena: Biology
My favorite spot on campus is: Wrap Shop
Other sports I like to follow at Siena include: Women's basketball, Women's Soccer
What I like most about Siena softball: How talented we are, and how much potential we have
My superstitions are: Don't step on the white lines during game day
If I didn't play softball, I would: Play basketball
The player on the team who I relate to best is: Mackenzie Cronin, because we have the same personality and play the same positions so we understand each other the best
The funniest player on the team is: Melanie Kalesse, because she is the most random, weirdest person I have ever met. And she also has a STRONG Philly accent
My most embarassing sport moment: Tripping on my laces during a throw after a foul ball and falling straight on my face with everyone watching
My most overused phrase in text messages is: "Haha"
What is that one thing, you can't do without? Music before games