Duke Field Hockey BIO
26 Alyssa Chillano
Prior to Duke: Member of the U.S. U21 junior national team ... Helped the U21 squad qualify for the 2013 Junior World Cup with a strong showing at the Junior Pan-Am Games in Mexico during the fall of 2012 … Previously a member of the U.S. U19 and U17 junior squads during tours to Canada and Holland … U.S. Futures Elite and Olympic Developmental Select participant … Tabbed a first team All-American by the NFHCA as a junior … Two-time first team all-state selection at Spring-Ford … Missed her senior season due to injury … Garnered all-area and all-league recognition as a freshman, sophomore and junior … Selected team captain as a senior … Earned a spot on the distinguished honor roll all four years.
Personal: Born Oct. 28, 1995 … Daughter of Joseph and Danielle Chillano … Has one brother (Joey) … Grandfather, Ray Chillano, was a member of West Chester University’s men’s soccer team that captured the national championship in 1961 … Cousin, Anthony Shirk (’12), was a pole vaulter on Duke’s track and field team.