|Brittany Lintelman 12
GENERAL: Originally from Florida, moved to the Capital Region after sophomore year in high school and now resides in Kentucky...Hard worker who adds depth to the front row...Showed great improvement throughout scholastic career and first three seasons...Will be a valuable contributor as a senior.
2009: Appeared in 20 matches making six starts...Played in 48 sets...Registered a .228 attack percentage - the third highest on the team...Tallied 44 kills (.92/set)...Recorded 13 assists, 13 digs and 13 blocks (.27/set)...Killed nine of 20 attacks (.450) and added two digs and two blocks in thrilling four-set win over Canisius (11/7)...Had four kills and no errors in just 10 attacks (.400) in 3-1 win over Fairfield (10/31).
2008: Appeared in 20 matches and 38 sets...Collected 19 kills and seven blocks on the season...Top effort came in win over Quinnipiac when she tallied five kills in just two sets.
2007: Saw limited action, appearing in four matches and five sets...Team won all four matches she appeared in.
PERSONAL/COMMUNITY: Born March 15, 1989 in Orlando, Florida...Did not start playing volleyball until ninth grade...Assisted in children's volleyball camps and area cleanup projects when living in Florida...An computer science major who aspires to be a teacher...Chose Siena because of the campus, location, size, volleyball team and academic reputation...Brother Blake, 22, attends Wagner College...Daughter of Blake and Cindy Lintelman...A computer science major.
BEFORE SIENA: Attended three high schools, lettering for two years in basketball at Stoneman Douglas in Florida and two years of volleyball at Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake and Shenedehowa...Named Most Improved Player as a freshman and sophomore in high school (at Stoneman Douglas)...Selected MVP of team senior season at Shenendehowa.
PIERRE ON LINTELMAN: "Brittany has improved a lot since she has been with us. She can hit, she can block and she can play some defense. If she returns in shape, she should compete for playing time. As a senior, we will look to her for leadership."
Getting to Know Brittany Lintelman:
My favorite TV show is: One Tree Hill
If I could be on a reality TV show, it would be: The Hills
My favorite professional sports team is: Pittsburgh Steelers
Another sport I like to follow at Siena is: Basketball
If they made a movie about my life, the actress who played me would be: Reese Witherspoon
The thing I like most about Siena is: The people
My favorite musician is? Rascal Flatts
The quality I like most about Coach Pierre is: His ability to teach the techniques of the game
My favorite website is: Facebook
My favorite athlete is: Misty May Treanor
Three words that describe me: Genuine, caring and outgoing
My best Siena volleyball moment has been: Going to NCAA's
If I could travel anywhere in the world, I would go to: Figi
My favorite movie: She's the Man
My favorite flavor of ice cream: Mint Chocolate Chip