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Kriste Romano
Kriste  Romano


Mesa, Ariz.

High School:
Red Mountain H.S.




VILLANOVA Started 99 games behind the plate and has a .996 fielding percentage.

Kriste Romano

2002: Played in 57 games and started 54 games at catcher ? Hit .143 (13-for-91) on the year with one double and six RBI ? Season-high two RBI versus Gardner-Webb (3/3/02) going 2-for-4 at the plate with a run scored ? Scored two runs versus Fairfield (3/9/02) with a 1-for-1 effort at the plate ? Committed only one error in 437 attempts for a .997 fielding percentage, second best single-season fielding percentage for a Villanova catcher ? Allowed 10 passed balls.

2001: Saw action in 42 games, starting 32 ... Batted .195 (17-for-87), with one double, six RBI, and six runs scored ... Recorded only one error behind the plate with 241 putouts and eight assists for a .996 fielding percentage.

2000: Played in 34 games starting 13 ... Hit .273 in 33 at bats, accumulating nine hits ... Made one error in 134 chances, recording a .993 fielding percentage ... Compiled 118 putouts and 16 assists.

High School: Lettered four years in softball ... Received the school?s award as the Most Outstanding Female Athlete in 1999 ... All-state in 1999 ... All-East Valley for four years.

Personal: Accounting major ... Daughter of Rick and JoAnn Romano ... Has a sister Carly (23) and younger brother, Rocky (18) ... Played A.S.A. for the L?il Saints ... Born 3/25/81.

Kriste's Career Stats

2000 (Fr.)341333594.2731200090.273
2001 (So.)4232876176.195511100182.207
2002 (Jr.)57549111136.1431114100140.154
Career Stats13399211223916.1851727200412.194