14 Krystina DeLuca
14 Krystina DeLuca
Height: 5-4
Year: Senior
Hometown: Hillsborough, NJ
High School: Hillsborough HS
Position: M
DeLuca is a midfielder who can play on either end of the field with aggression, attitude, and drive. She is a determined leader. 2007: Played in 15 games, earning five starts ... Finished the year with six points (5g, 1a) ... Scored two goals against Stony Brook ... Also scored against Temple, Cornell, and Harvard ... Finished the season with 14 ground balls, including a season-high four against Princeton, six draw controls, including three against Yale, and seven caused turnovers ... 2006: Started all 16 games in the midfield, finishing the year second among Brown freshmen with 17 points (13g, 4a), fifth overall on the team ... Won 19 draw controls and also had 28 ground balls and six caused turnovers ... Picked up three points (1g, 2a) in the Bears' season-opening win over Sacred Heart ... Also had three points (2g, 1a) against New Hampshire ... Scored two goals against both Boston College and Delaware ... Netted the game-winning goal with 20 seconds left in regulation in the Bears' 10-9 win over Columbia ... Before Brown: A three-sport athlete at Hillsborough High School, DeLuca played lacrosse for four years and basketball for two ... She was also a four-year member of the gymnastics team ... The 2005 MVP of her lacrosse team, DeLuca was also named Hillsborough's Female Athlete of the Year ... Named Hillsborough's Conference, County, and State Scholar Athlete ... Named 2005 First Team All-Conference, First Team All-Area, Third Team All-State (Star Ledger), First Team All-Area (Courier News), and First Team Central New Jersey, while finishing as the 9th-leading scorer in New Jersey with 94 goals and 20 assists ... Helped to lead team to a school-record 20 wins in 2005, while winning the Somerset Country Championship ... Set the school record for most goals in a season with 69 in 2004, earning First Team All- Conference and First Team All-Area ... Played club lacrosse for Tri-State Lacrosse ... Member of National Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society ...2005 US Lacrosse Academic All-American ... Also a two-time First Team All-Conference honoree in gymnastics, leading team to three conference championships ... Personal: The daughter of Alfred and Debra DeLuca ... Younger sister Ali is a sophomore on the Penn lacrosse team ... Concentrating in International Relations - Economic Development track.