Duke Field Hockey BIO
18 Hannah Barreca
2014: Started all 20 contests on defense as a junior … Led the squad with two defensive saves … Helped the defense post a 1.18 goals against average to rank second in the ACC and seventh nationally … Guided back line to six shutouts, including against No. 7 Princeton and No. 17 Old Dominion … Scored the lone goal in the 1-0 victory over the Monarchs (Sept. 12) … Earned a spot on the All-ACC Academic Team and the NFHCA National Academic Squad.
2013: Saw time in all 24 games in 2013, making one start ... Earned NCAA All-Tournament team honors after helping the Blue Devils reach the title game ... Member of a defense that ranked 18th nationally, holding opponents to 1.47 goals per game ... Totaled four goals and one assist for nine points ... Scored against conference opponents Syracuse and Maryland, as well as in the second round of the NCAA Championship ... Named to the NFHCA National Academic Team.
2012: Appeared in 13 games as a freshman, playing a role on the Duke defensive line ... Tallied eight shots on the year ... Missed five games due to participation in the 2012 Junior Pan American Games where she helped the United States qualify for the Junior World Cup ... Named to the NFHCA Academic All-America team for her performance on the field and in the classroom ... Also tabbed to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
Prior to Duke: Four-year letterwinner at Shore Regional ... Two-time national and regional All-American ... Three-time all-state selection ... Competed in Chile and Vancover, B.C., as member of U-19 United States National Team (2011, 2012) ... Bronze medalist at the Youth Pan American Championship with the U-17 United States National Team in Montevideo, Uruguay (2010) ... Junior Olympics participant (2009) ... Lettered three years in track and field and one year in lacrosse.
Personal: Born on Dec. 8, 1993 in Oceanport, N.J. ... Daughter of Mark and Susan Barreca ... Has one younger sister (Sarah) and one younger brother (Michael) ... Majoring in psychology.