25 - Christina Minneci
Christina Minneci
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Manalapan, N.J.
High School: Manalapan HS
Position: M
Major: Computer Science

AS A JUNIOR (2014)
Played and started in all 17 games for the Lions... Led the team in points scored with 38... Third on the team in goals with 25 and second on the team in assists with 13... Finished the year second on the team in ground ball (41) and draw controls (36)... Scored a season high 7 points vs. Tampa (4g, 3a). 

AS A SOPHOMORE (2013)
Started and played in all 15 games for the Lions in her sophomore campaign...second on the team in overall points with 19 goals and 10 assists for 29 points overall... second on the team in assists, fourth in goals scored... led the team in caused turnovers with 19... amassed 37 ground ballls on the season, good for second best on the team... won 20 draw controls... caused a career high four turnovers against Limestone on March 13... matched a career high three goals twice... picked up a career high six ground balls twice... matched a career high four draw controls against Belmont Abbey on March 9.

AS A FRESHMAN (2012)
Started all 14 contests for the Lions... racked up 18 goals and added six assists for 24 points on the season... collected 44 ground balls, good for second best on the team... was also second on the team in draw controls with 22, and caused turnovers with 14... scored a career high three goals three times... notched a career high two assists on March 18, 2012 against Indiana Tech... grabbed a season high five ground balls on April 18, 2012 against Florida Southern... won a career high four draw controls twice.

CAREER

Attended Manalapan High School… nominated Lacrosse captain… voted MHS Lacrosse Rookie of the Year in 2009… MHS lacrosse career goal scorer in 2009-2011… MHS lacrosse career leader in assists… elected soccer captain… selected basketball captain.

PERSONAL
Born June 25… hobbies include playing sports, exercising, going to the beach, hanging out with friends, and singing and dancing… her career goal is to be a successful accountant, and live a happy and healthy life… believes being a play maker and a team player are her best assets to her team… names Danilo Gallinari, Victor Cruz, Mark Teixeria, and Steve Nash as her favorite athletes… names the New York Giants, the New York Yankees as her favorite teams… chose Saint Leo because of the weather, location, and lacrosse program… daughter of Gerald and Marie Minneci… has one brother, Michael... majoring in Accounting.