|Christa Fasano 42
Combines a powerful throwing arm with an improving offensive arsenal...Has been a starter since her arrival as a freshman and developed into a consistent force in the outfield and at the plate...In high school, she made All-Conference, All-County, All-Area, All-Parochial and All-State for two years in a row...Daughter of Michael and Debra Fasano.
AS A JUNIOR- Started in 26 of 28 games played, batting .259...Had 22 hits in 85 at bats, scoring eight times...Played a solid game against Canisius (4/9) where she was 2-for-3 at the plate, driving in three runs and slugging her only homerun of the season.
AS A SOPHOMORE- An All-MAAC Academic Selection...Started 28 of 38 games she played in...Batted .195...Scored three runs on 16 hits and drove in seven runs...Against rival Niagara, she had three RBI and scored a run with one hit.
AS A FRESHMAN- Broke into the starting lineup immediately, starting 36 of 37 games...Tied for second on the team with eight extra base hits...Tied for first on the team with seven doubles...Collected 24 hits in 108 at bats.
BRUN ON FASANO- "Christa had a rough summer with health issues and having her appendix removed. She's been a fighter through it all and has been working on getting her strength back. She'll play a major role as a senior outfielder."