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  Kristina Rioux
Kristina Rioux

Player Profile
Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Montreal, Quebec

High School:
Shattuck-St. Mary's (Minn.)

Height:
5-6

Position:
GK

Birthdate:
09/07/1989

Experience:
3L

10/15/2012

This Week in Panthers Athletics (Monday, Oct. 15, 2012)

Alex Charlebois named Pitt "Athlete of the Week"

10/14/2012

Women's Soccer Closes Out Year With 2-0 Win Over Providence

Alyssa Meier and Alex Charlebois score goals on Senior Day; Pitt honors its four seniors with wins its its last two matches.

10/13/2012

Women's Soccer Hosts Providence in Season Finale

Abby Baldys, Danielle Benner, Ashley Cuba and Kristina Rioux play their final game at Pitt on Sunday vs. Providence at 1 p.m.

10/11/2012

Women's Soccer Wins 2-1 Decision Over Connecticut

Alex Charlebois scores a career-high two goals as first-year head coach Greg Miller registers his first Big East victory.

10/10/2012

Women's Soccer Hosts Connecticut on Thursday at 7 p.m.

Panthers enter match with 5-10-2 overall record; Senior Day is on Sunday vs. Providence.

CAREER: Three-time Big East Academic All-Star selection.

2011: Took over as the full-time starter and played in 17 games (15 starts)...logged 1,475 minutes in goal, the most of any Pitt goalie on the season...recorded 100 saves with a .763 save percentage...posted only shutout of the season for the Panthers in a 1-0 win over Delaware (Aug. 28)...posted some of the best numbers in the Big East, ranking first in the conference in saves and second in saves per game (5.88)...named a Big East Academic All-Star.

2010: Did not see any game action...named a Big East Academic All-Star.

2009: Did not see any game action...named a Big East Academic All-Star.

2008: Did not see any game action...redshirted season.

HIGH SCHOOL: Joined the Panthers as a goalkeeper from Montreal, Quebec...attended Shattuck-St. Mary's Prep school in Minnesota...named the team MVP at Lower Canada College in 2003, 2005 and 2006...led her team to the Under-16 Quebec Bronze Cup...named the 2006 Athlete of the Year at Lower Canada College...member of the Athletic Honor Roll...named the MVP of her ice hockey team in 2006...was a top five player and GMAA Semifinalist in Rugby.

PERSONAL: Born September 7, 1989...daughter of Claude Rioux and Lina St. Jacques-Rioux...has a sister, Kim...fluent in French...enrolled in the College of Business Administration...business finance major.