Ohio State faces No. 9 Duke Saturday, High Point Sunday
April 9-15. 2013
Buckeyes battle Nittany Lions through nine ties in fourth game against Top 10 opponent
Ohio State and Nittany Lions meet at 1:05 p.m. Sunday, game televised on BTN at 6:30 p.m.
April 2 - April 8, 2013
2013 (Sophomore Season): Played in 18 games, starting 17 as midfielder...tallied 26 goals, including a career-high five goals against Johns Hopkins (4/28/13)...secured 20 groundballs, 18 draw controls and five caused turnovers...OSU Scholar-Athlete...second-year letterwinner.
2012 (Freshman Season): Played in 16 games, making three starts as a rookie midfielder ... tallied 12 goals on the year, with a season-high four coming against Robert Morris (2/17/12) ... scored in seven games ...finished third on the team in draw controls (18) and came up with four caused turnovers for the year ... OSU Scholar-Athlete ... first-year letterwinner.
Mount DeSales Academy: Played tennis, basketball and lacrosse ... a team captain as senior, was named the MVP as a junior and senior after leading the team in scoring both seasons as a midfielder ... also a letterwinner in tennis and basketball, earning the 2008 unsung hero, 2010 MVP and 2010 captain on the tennis court and 2010/2011 team captain and unsung hero for basketball ... also was successful in the classroom, earning the athletic achievement award as a senior in 2011.
Personal: Daughter of Joe and Eileen Facchina ... has five siblings, Julia, Jane, Zach, Cara and Danny ... two of her sisters also are Division I athletes; Julia played tennis at Virginia Tech, while Cara currently is a junior on the lacrosse team at Ohio State.