Pitt scores on two corner kicks, breaks 1-1 tie with Dana DelleFemine goal in the 88th minute of play.
QUOTING MILLER: "Dana is an exciting player whose speed and work rate will help us. We definitely hope that she can get on the score sheet a little more this year, whether that's assisting or scoring goals."
CAREER: In three seasons with the Panthers, Dana DelleFemine has scored six goals and tallied two assists while appearing in 50 career games...Posted two multi-goal games during her career...Pitt is 4-0 in matches where she's scored.
2012: Started all 17 games that she played in on year...Tallied one assist and three points on the year...Led Pitt in shots on goal with 14 and ranked third on the team in overall shots with 24...Racked up 1,016 minutes of playing time...Lone goal of the season was the deciding goal in a 2-1 win at St. Bonaventure (Aug. 24).
2011: Appeared in 19 games, starting in 15...Tallied two goals and four points...Ranked second on the team in goals, second in shots on goal (15) and third in shots (37)...Both goals on the season came in a 6-1 win over St. John's (Oct. 9).
2010: Saw action in 14 games with five starts...An offensive threat at forward...Finished second on the team in goals (3) and fourth in points (7)...Started the first five games of the season before missing part of the season due to injury...Scored first two career goals including the game-winner in a 3-0 victory over Oakland (Aug. 29)...Added a goal in the Panthers 2-0 win against conference foe Providence...Tallied an assist in season opening victory over Buffalo (Aug. 20)...Fired 12 shots including 11 on goal to lead the squad with a .917 shots-on-goal percentage.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2010 graduate of Norwin High School in North Huntingdon, Pa....A four-year varsity letterwinner at Norwin High School...Three-time All-Section Class 3A selection (2007-2009) and two-time All-WPIAL Class 3A honoree...Named to the Pittsburgh Post Gazette All-Star East Team in 2008 and 2009...Named the Fay-West Female Athlete of the Week following her senior season...Guided her team to a state semifinals appearance as a senior in 2009, a state quarterfinal berth in 2008 and a Section Class 3A championship in 2006...Also played for the Beadling Soccer Club travel team, which was ranked No. 3 in the nation and defeated the No. 1 team in 2009...Concluded her varsity soccer career with 48 goals and 26 assists...Nominated as a Player to Watch on TopDrawerSoccer.com...Also competed and qualified for the PIAA state track and field championships in the mile relay and 400-meter dash...Her team placed sixth in the state...Four-time WPIAL team champions in the mile relay...Placed fourth in the WPIAL 400-meter dash in 2008...In 2009, captured WPIAL championship in the mile relay (3:56) and placed 10th overall in the state...In 2010, placed sixth in the 400-meter dash and second in the mile relay at the WPIAL championships...Other individual track and field times include: 100-meter dash (12.5 seconds), 200-meter dash (26.2 seconds), and 400-meter dash (57.9 seconds).
PERSONAL: Born November 21, 1991...Daughter of Tony and Denise DelleFemine...Has two younger siblings: Rachel and Anthony...Majors in sociology.
Minutes: 110, Rutgers, 9/23/11.
Goals: 2, two times- St. John's, 10/9/11; Oakland, 8/29/10.
Assists: 1, two times- Duquesne, 8/26/12; Buffalo, 8/20/10.
Points: 4, two times- St. John's, 10/9/11; Oakland, 8/29/10.