Froccaro, Mucci, Breen & Scarfogliero earn top nods from the conference
The Wildcats are set for what looks to be a thriller as the Huskies try to keep their postseason dreams alive
Senior Jessica Mucci & Sophomore Sam Scarfogliero earn top spots in respective positions
The sophomore has stepped up in a big way for the young Nova defense this year
Coach Young and her squad continue their four-game winning streak with 10-6 victory over Golden Eagles
CAREER: Appeared in 46 games with 33 starts... Recorded 54 ground balls, 17 draw controls and 37 caused turnovers.
2016: Appeared and started in all 17 games… Caused nine turnovers… Scooped up 19 ground balls and earned nine draw controls… Picked up a season-high four ground balls against Navy (2/24) and Duke (3/19)… Registered three draw controls against Saint Joseph’s (3/23).
2015: Saw action and started in all 17 contests ... Recorded a team-high 34 ground balls and 28 caused turnovers ... Posted a career high four ground balls four times against Temple (April 15), Lafayette (March 25), Stony Brook (March 7) and Navy (Feb. 25)... Named BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Week (March 31)… Ranked 24th in the nation for caused turnovers averaging 1.69 per game ... Ranked fifth in the conference for ground balls averaging 2.12 per game ... Fifth in the conference in caused turnovers averaging 1.69 per game.
2014: Appeared in 12 games on defense ... recorded one ground ball and one caused turnover.
WARD MELVILLE: Earned four varsity letters under head coach Kerry Kilkenny... Named a 2012 and 2013 Academic All-American... Earnd 2012 and 2013 all-county laurels... Chosen as the 2011 Unsung Hero award winner... Also lettered in soccer and basketball... Two-year member of the National Honor Society.
PERSONAL: Born February 27th, 1995 in Port Jefferson, N.Y... Parents are Dominick and Debra Scarfogliero... One brother, Dominick... Enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.