22 - Emily Pittenger
Emily Pittenger
Height: 5-9
Year: Fr.
Hometown: South Plainfield, N.J.
High School: South Plainfield HS
Position: A
Major: Biology

Saw playing time in 17 games in her freshman campaign, making three starts... Scored 12 points off of 10 goals and 2 assists... Went 3-5 on free position goals-shots... Collected 15 groudn balls and caused one turnover... Her best game of the year came against Young Harris where she scored two goals and collected three ground balls. 

Competed at South Plainfield HS under coach Tammy Zurka... Named 2011 Rookie of the Year... Selected to 2011 All-Conference Second Team... Named to 2012 All-Conference First Team... Selected to 2013 All-Conference First Team... Named 2013 GMC Conference Offensive Player of the Year... Selected to 2013 All-Area Team... Names 2013 Most Valuable Player... Also competed with Dewlax club team under coach Dwayne Wilkins.

Born August 22 in Linvingston, N.J.... Hobbies include reading and playing sports... Career goal is to become a physical therapist... Believes her best assets to the team are her willingness to go the extra mile and her dedicated attitude... Lists Misty May Treanor, Kerri Walsh-Jennings, and Derek Jeter as her favorite athletes... Names the New York Yankees and New York Giants as her favorite teams... Chose Saint Leo because of the biology program and the chance to play lacrosse... Daughter of George and Kathleen.. Has one brother, George.... Father, George, was a wrestler at Kean College.