April 16 - 22, 2013
Four Buckeyes tally at least four points in non-conference road win.
Katie Chase tallies eighth hat trick of the season; Jackie Cifarelli finishes with three assists.
Ohio State faces No. 9 Duke Saturday, High Point Sunday
Buckeyes battle Nittany Lions through nine ties in fourth game against Top 10 opponent
2013 (Sophomore Season): Started in all 18 games...totaled 18 goals, including a season-high 3 goals vs. Boston University (3/16/13)...led the team with 47 assists...tallied 13 groundballs and five caused turnovers... earned ALC second Team honors...second-year letterwinner.
2012 (Freshman Season):Finished second on the team in total points (58) and assists (32) and fourth in goals (26) ... led all Division I freshmen in assists ... averaged 1.5 goals and 1.9 assists per game ... started all 17 games on attack and tallied at least one point in all but two games ... Posted a season-best seven points (1g, 6a) against American (4/21/12) ... highest goal-scoring output came against Canisius (3/18/12) wtih five ... had multi-goal games in eight contests ... first-year letterwinner.
Southside High School: Tallied 101 goals and 83 assists over her four-year career ... as an attack/midfield player, earned All-Nassau County and team offensive player of the year honors as a junior and senior and helped lead the team to the conference championship in both 2008 and 2009 ... also an accomplished soccer player, lettered four years on the pitch, playing forward for the Nassau County, Long Island and New York state champions who also finished first in the nation in 2007 and 2009.
Personal: Parents are Joseph and Lorraine Cifarelli ... has two siblings, Joe and Maggie ... has an athletic extended family with 10 aunts, uncles and cousins participating in collegiate or professional sports.