Friars and Scarlet Knights tangle in league play on Friday, October 25 at 2:00 p.m.
As a Sophomore: Started all 18 games at forward for the Friars... Finished the season with eight points on four goals... Scored the game-winning goal in a 2-1 victory over Rutgers on October 19, which clinched the team's berth to the BIG EAST Field Hockey Championship.
As a Freshman: Played 16 games and appeared in the starting line-up 13 times... Led the team with five goals and finished second among her teammates in scoring with 10 points... Scored her first collegiate goal against Pacific on September 11... Posted a season-high four points on two goals against Michigan State on September 18... Recorded the game-winning goal in a 3-2 victory over BIG EAST foe Villanova on October 8... Led the team with a .889 shots on goal percentage, as she put 16 of her 18 shots on cage... Named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on October 10.
In High School: Attended John Jay High School and earned a total of 11 varsity letters in field hockey, indoor and outdoor track... Served as team captain for each team as a senior... A two-time All-State Section 1 honoree in 2009 and 2010... Named All-Elite during the 2008-09 and 2009-10 seasons... Three-time All-League and All-County selection (2007-10).
Personal: Born September 23, 1993...Daughter of Paul and Lisa Bernasconi...Has one sister, Alexandra and two brothers, Paul and Marcello...Psychology major.