13 Dianne Vitkus
13 Dianne Vitkus
Height: 6-0
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Skaneateles, NY
High School: Loomis Chaffee
Position: A

Before Brown: A four-sport athlete at Skaneateles High School and a two-sport athlete during her post-grad year at Loomis Chaffee Prep, Vitkus played lacrosse, soccer, volleyball, and also ran indoor track prior to coming to Brown … As a four-year member of the lacrosse team at Skaneateles, Vitkus served as team captain during her senior season … Helped lead the team to three Onondaga League Championships (2008, 2009, 2011), as well as the Section III and Regional Championship titles in 2008 … Named to the First Team All-Onondaga League (2010 and 2011) as well as the First Team All-Central New York (2011) … Led Skaneateles in total points (68) and goals (57) during her junior year … Named as a US Lacrosse Academic All-American in 2010 and 2011, and a US Lacrosse All-American in 2011 … Honored as an Athletic Scholar for four years, and an Auburn Citizen All-Star for two years … During her year at Loomis, she led the lacrosse team in total points (88), assists (34), and draw controls (52), receiving the Coaches Award for the season … Also helped the team to the Founders League Championship, as well as the Western New England Championship … A member of the National Honor Society, she was named to the Honor Roll for four years at Skaneateles and the High Honor Roll at Loomis.

Personal: The daughter of James and Suzanne Vitkus, Dianne has two older sisters, Lauren, a 2009 graduate of Brown and a four-year member of the women’s lacrosse team, and Karen, a 2011 graduate of Wagner and a three-year member of the women’s lacrosse team … Concentrating in Biology.