Caitlin Malone named to First Team; Daniella Bernasconi and Henni Tietze claim Second Team recognition.
No. 4 seed Friars will face No. 1 seed Connecticut in the BIG EAST semifinals on Nov. 7 in Providence, R.I.
The Friars' five selections are the most for the program since 2007.
Friars and Wildcats go head-to-head for final spot in BIG EAST Field Hockey Championship.
Senior Daniella Bernsconi tallies two goals and one assist to lead the Friar effort.
As a Junior: Started all 18 games at center-back, and also was a member of the team's offensive and defensive corner units... Recorded eight points on three goals and two assists... Scored a goal in the Friars' 2-1, overtime, victory against 11th-ranked Northwestern (8/30)... Tallied her remaining two goals during BIG EAST regular-season play vs. Rutgers (10/25) and Louisville (11/1)... Registered the first defensive save of her career at Temple (11/11)... Was a unanimous Preseason All-BIG EAST selection... Earned All-BIG EAST honors for the third-straight season as a member of the Second Team.
As a Sophomore: Started all 18 games at center-back, and was a member of the Friars' offensive and defensive corner units... Recorded career highs in points (26), goals (11) and assists (four)... Finished second on the team in scoring and first among her teammates in goals...Finished season ranked 10th in the BIG EAST in points, seventh in goals and fourth in goals per game... Was 1-1 in penalty-stroke attempts... Tallied at least one point in 13 of the 18 games she played, including five-straight games to close the season... Registered a single-game high of four points against Towson (9/16) with two goals... Prior to the start of the season, was named to the Preseason All-BIG EAST Team... Named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll three times (9/10, 9/17 and 10/22)... Selected to Synapse Sports Weekly Honor Roll (10/23)... Earned a spot on the All-BIG EAST Second Team and the Longstreth / NFHCA Division I All-Northeast Region Second Team.
As a Freshman: Played 18 games and appeared in the starting line-up 14 times... Led the team in scoring with 11 points on four goals and three assists... Her four goals were tied for second on the team... Scored her first collegiate point on an assist vs. New Hampshire on September 4... Recorded her first goal against Pacific on September 11... Tallied a season-high three points on one goal and one assist vs. Brown on October 18... Named to the All-BIG EAST Second Team.
In High School: Attended Gymnasium Schloss Hagerhof in Germany... Also studied in the United States at Wyoming Seminary (Pa.) and helped guide the field hockey team to the 2008 Pennsylvania State Championship... Led RTHC Bayer Leverkusen to the indoor and outdoor German Championship in 2007... Competed for West German Under-16 squad... Is the first International player to join the Providence College field hockey team.
Personal: Born December 12, 1991...Daughter of Dr. Rainer and Andrea Tietze...Has two brothers, Julian and Cornelius, and one sister, Ricarda... Business management major.
TIETZE'S CAREER STATISTICS / HONORS GP/GS SHT G A PTS 2011 18/14 30 4 3 11 2012 18/18 40 11 4 26 2013 18/18 49 3 2 8 TOTALS 54/50 119 18 9 45
All-BIG EAST First Team 2012 All-BIG EAST Second Team 2011, 2013 NFHCA Division I All-Northeast Region Second Team 2012 Preseason All-BIG EAST Team 2012, 2013
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