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Amanda Piccirilli


Lansdale, Pa.

High School:
North Penn




2007 (Junior): Team co-captain... Played in three games, starting one in goal for the Greyhounds... Made five saves for a .714 saves percentage and a 1.23 goals against average... Posted a 1-0-0 record and was a part of two shutouts in relief... Started in goal, and was the winning keeper, against Iona (11/4)... Made four saves in the overtime match against the Gaels... Also saw action at Richmond (9/23) and against Saint Peter's (10/7).

2006 (Sophomore): Played in five games, starting four in goal... Saw over 392 minutes of action and allowed just one goal for a goals against average of 0.23... Recorded six saves for an .857 saves percentage... Was 3-0-1 as the starting keeper... Made three saves in a 4-0 win over Iona (10/22)... Had two saves against Saint Peter's (10/29) and one versus Marist (10/15)... Played all 90 minutes of those three matches and recorded complete game shutouts... Also saw 77 minutes of action against Richmond (9/17), allowing her only goal of the season in a 1-1 tie... Played the second half against Canisius (10/6).

2005 (Freshman): Appeared in 16 games and started 15 in her first collegiate season... Played 1,317 minutes and finished with a goals against average of 0.55, allowing just eight goals... Ranked 13th in Division I in goals against average... Made 34 saves for a .810 saves percentage... Was second in the MAAC in goals against average and shutouts per game... Posted seven shutouts... Made four saves in her collegiate debut, a 3-1 victory over Georgetown (9/5)... Had two saves in a 1-0 shutout win at Central Florida (9/11)... Made four saves to preserve a shutout against UMBC (9/16)... Had a career-high five saves against Siena (10/2).

High School: Earned seven letters - four in soccer, three in field hockey - at North Penn High School in Lansdale, Pa., and Coach Neil Johnson... Captain of the soccer team as a junior and senior and captain of the field hockey team as a senior... Named North Penn's Outstanding Senior Student-Athlete following her final year when she earned All-Suburban I League Second Team honors in soccer and was named the Most Valuable Player of both the soccer and field hockey teams... Garnered the school's Junior Student-Athlete of the Year honors following her junior season... Earned All-Suburban I League First Team honors in soccer and Second Team laurels in field hockey that season... Named to the All-Suburban I League Second Team in soccer following her sophomore year when she broke her own school shutout record with 14... Also named the school's Sophomore Student-Athlete of the Year... Named the soccer team's Rookie of the Year as a freshman, earning All-Suburban I League Honorable Mention, after setting a school record for shutouts... Involved in numerous extracurricular activities, including student government... Played club soccer for Bux-Mont United and Coach David Leinbach.

Personal: Amanda Marie Piccirilli... Daughter of William and Shelley Piccirilli... Born in Lansdale, Pa... Has one older sister, Missy... Sportswriter for The Greyhound, Loyola's student newspaper... Interned prior to her senior year at the Lansdale Reporter. Majoring in communications with a concentration in journalism.

2005 16-15 1317:56 8 0.55 34 81.0% 7
2006 5-4 392:07 1 0.23 6 73.6% 3
2007 3-1 147:32 2 1.23 5 71.4% 0
Career 24-20 1856:35 11 0.53 45 80.3% 10