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Christy

Palazzese

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Midfield
Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
City/State: Berwyn, Pa.
High School: Episcopal Academy

Bio

Career Statistics

2018 (Stats): Played in 16 of 22 contests during Duke's run to the NCAA quarterfinals ... Registered a career-high five penalty corners in the regular season finale at Ohio (10/26) ... Earned a spot on the NFHCA National Academic Squad. 

2017 (Stats): Saw the field in 16 contests as a junior … Recorded corners against Maryland (9/1) and James Madison (9/10) … NFHCA National Academic Squad and ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2016: Entered 11 contests during her sophomore campaign … Recorded an assist against James Madison (9/11) … NFHCA National Academic Squad and ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2015: Took the field in 18 of 21 contests as a rookie … Notched a pair of assists on penalty corners against Longwood (10/4) ... Totaled eight corners … Placed two of three shots on goal for the fall ... ACC Academic Honor Roll.

Prior to Duke: Two-time NFHCA All-Region selection … Helped Episcopal Academy capture the independent school state title her senior and sophomore seasons … Received first team All-Southeastern Pennsylvania, All-Inter Ac, All-Delco and All-Main Line accolades as a junior and senior … Totaled 19 goals, 16 assists and 18 defensive saves during her final campaign while serving as team captain … Tabbed to the Phila-Area High School Senior All-Star Team … Member of the WC Eagles club team, guiding the squad to the U19 crowns in the NIT Pool A and Disney Showcase … Team also won the U19 national club championship and Pennsylvania regional club championship in 2014 … Lettered three years in lacrosse at Episcopal, helping the team capture league titles as a sophomore and junior … Also lettered three seasons in squash and one season in winter track and field … Selected to the NFHCA High School National Academic Squad as a senior and the US Lacrosse Girls' High School All-Academic Team as a junior … Recognized with high honors on three occasions … Member of the National Spanish Honor Society.

Personal: Born Christy Lauren Palazzese Jan. 13, 1997 in Paoli, Pa. … Daughter of Joy and Jeff Palazzese … Has one brother (Rich) … Father played football (1981-85) and baseball (1982-83) at Cornell … Brother is a member of the lacrosse team at Holy Cross. 

Career Highs: 
Assists: 2 ... vs. Longwood ... Oct. 4, 2015
Points: 2 ... vs. Longwood ... Oct. 4, 2015
Corners: 5 ... at Ohio ... Oct. 26, 2018

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