CAREER: Three-year starter at midfield who has registered five goals, three assists and 13 total points in 49 career games played and 43 career starts...three-time Big East Academic All-Star.
2005: Started 13 of 16 games played as a junior in 2005...totaled two goals on year...scored his first goal against Marshall and the second in the same match on a header...registered four points on 17 shots for the season...named a Big East Academic All-Star.
2004: Appeared in all 17 games with 15 starts as a sophomore in 2004...recorded one goal, three assists, and five points on 13 shots...scored the game-winning goal vs. Canisius...registered an assist in three games (vs. Marshall, vs. Seton Hall, vs. Cleveland State)...named a Big East Academic All-Star.
2003: Appeared in 16 games and started 15 as a true freshman in 2003...registered 12 shots and scored two goals in 2003...scored goal against Villanova...game-winning goal in a 3-2 victory over Bucknell...named a Big East Academic All-Star.
HIGH SCHOOL: Led St. Mark's High School to three consecutive state championships and one state runner-up finish...played center midfielder...named first-team All-State his junior and senior seasons...member of the Kirkwood Blizzard club team that advanced to the Region I semifinals and earned a No. 14 national ranking...named First Team Academic All-State for wrestling as a senior...twice finished among the state's top five as a wrestler at 160 pounds...Blue and Gold member as well as an Honor Roll student.
PERSONAL: Born November 1, 1984...son of Steve and Karen Bastianelli...has one sister...majors in marketing.
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