Blue Jays Travel to Washington, DC on Saturday
Blue Jays Host 11th-ranked Tigers on Wednesday Night
Blue Jays Advance to ALC Semifinals
D'Amore and Kildare Named to ALC All-Tournament Team
D'Amore and Taylor Combine for Six Goals and 11 Points
Statistically Speaking: In school Division I history, ranks fifth in career points (186), fifth in goals (130), tied for seventh in free position goals (18), fifth in assists (56), tied for seventh in draw controls (93), 15th in caused turnovers (43), tied for seventh in games played (69) and tied for 13th in games started (65).
2012: Started all 18 games, finished second in points (57), goals (35) and assists (22) also controlled 21 draws named to ALC Academic Honor Roll scored five goals, including the 100th of her career, and caused two turnovers in season-opening win at George Mason seventh player in school Division I history to score 100 goals scored and doled out three assists in win at Mount St. Mary's tallied eighth career five-goal game and added an assist in win over Denver netted a pair of goals with an assist versus #12 Loyola totaled seven points (3g, 4a) with two draws in loss to Stony Brook scored on free position in win over #19 Towson doled out a game-high four assists and controlled two draws in win at #15 Georgetown scored with one draw in win over Harvard dished a pair of assists in win over #14 Princeton handed out three assists with three draws at #12 Vanderbilt scored a hat trick with five draws and one ground ball in double overtime loss to #5 Florida scored two goals versus #12 Virginia totaled five points (3g, 2a) with a pair of ground balls in loss at #1 Northwestern scored on free position at #10 Penn State scored with two ground balls, a draw control and a caused turnover versus UMBC netted a game-high four goals with a ground ball and a caused turnover in win over #13 Ohio State scored a goal and added a helper in win over #11 Penn State in ALC Tournament scored a pair of goals and finished with three points and two draws in loss to #1 Northwestern in ALC Semifinals.
2011: Played 17 games and started 16 scored 31 goals with 13 assists to finish third on team in goals and points and second in assists grabbed 15 ground balls, controlled 22 draws and caused 14 turnovers named Second Team IWLCA All-Mid-Atlantic and All-ALC scored two goals, dished one assist, had two draws and two caused turnovers in season-opening win over George Mason scored a career-high-tying five goals and added one assist with three ground balls and a career-high three caused turnovers in win over Mount St. Mary's scored in loss at Princeton tallied five points (2g, 3a) with five draw controls in win at Stony Brook dished a pair of assists in win at Towson notched two points (1g, 1a) in loss to #13 Georgetown scored on free position at Harvard scored and dished an assist in win over #4 Penn scored a pair of goals and controlled a pair of draws in win over George Washington scored with two ground balls and three draws in win at Drexel posted sixth career five-goal game in loss to #13 Vanderbilt also caused a career-high-tying three turnovers and scooped up two ground balls against the Commodores scored and dished one assist with two draws in loss at #6 Florida notched three points on two goals and one assist, scooped up three ground balls and tied a career-high with three caused turnovers in win at UMBC scored a pair of goals and added one assist with two caused turnovers in win over #2 Northwestern notched a hat trick with one assist and controlled a pair of draws in loss to #13 Penn State scored a pair of goals with two draws at #19 Ohio State had 27-game point streak snapped in ALC Quarterfinal loss to #17 Penn State point streak was the longest of career and the sixth longest in school Division I history.
2010: Played 17 games and started 16 led team in goals (35), assists (17) and points (52), all three are career highs named Second Team All-ALC and IWLCA All-Mid-Atlantic notched a hat trick in season-opening win at George Mason scored on free position and controlled a pair of draws at Georgetown notched a hat trick with two draw controls in overtime loss to #9 Princeton scored and notched one assist in win over Stony Brook tallied a career-high nine points, including 50th of her career, on five goals and career-high four assists in win over Harvard also controlled a pair of draws against the Crimson had seven-game point and goal-scoring streaks snapped in loss to #12 Towson scored a game-high six points on five goals and one assist in win over Florida also grabbed a pair of ground balls and caused two turnovers against the Gators notched a hat trick, including two free position goals, and added one assist in win at George Washington dished a pair of assists in loss at #7 Penn tallied five points on three goals and two assists with one caused turnover in win over Oregon notched one goal and one assist with two caused turnovers in win over Drexel tallied a hat trick, including one free position goal, in loss at #10 Vanderbilt had five-game assist streak snapped in loss to Commodores scored a pair of goals in win at Mount St. Mary's dished a pair of assists in loss at #1 Northwestern scored a game-high four goals, including a natural hat trick in the second half, and added one assist with three draw controls in win at #17 Penn State dished two assists in win over #17 Ohio State scored in ALC Tournament loss to Florida.
2009: Played 17 games and started 15 led team in goals (29), points (33) and draw controls (34) ranked second in caused turnovers (13) had 10 multi-point games, including eight multi-goal games scored, grabbed two ground balls, controlled two draws and caused two turnovers in collegiate debut against George Mason caused two turnovers in loss to #7 Georgetown scored two goals and scooped up two ground balls at #8 Princeton scored a game and career-high five goals with five draw controls in win over Cincinnati followed that with a five-goal outing at Ohio State also controlled a career-high seven draws against the Buckeyes scored a pair of goals at Oregon notched a hat trick with first career assist, controlled four draws, grabbed two ground balls and caused two turnovers in win over George Washington scored and controlled two draws in win over UMBC scored, grabbed two ground balls and two draw controls in loss to #14 Stanford led team with three points at Towson had eight-game goal-scoring streak snapped in loss to #3 Penn scored and added one assist at #11 Vanderbilt scored, controlled three draws, grabbed two ground balls and caused two turnovers in shutout of Fresno State scored a pair of goals at #2 Maryland tallied two points and controlled a game-high four draws in loss to #15 Penn State scored a pair of goals in ALC Tournament loss to #11 Vanderbilt.
Personal:Candace J. Rossi born February 22, 1990 daughter of Robert and Darlene Rossi led team to three consecutive Long Island championships New York State Class A finalists as a junior and senior helped Farmingdale to a 67-10 record in four seasons three-time US Lacrosse All-American three-time All-Nassau County scored 82 goals and 21 assists in senior season also played basketball and ran cross country majoring in global environmental change and sustainability with a minor in entrepreneurship and management.