Colonials Take on Binghamton, Howard on Saturday
Colonials Open Home Slate on Tuesday Against Delaware State
Colonials Earn Extra-Inning Victory at UNCG
Colonials Score Season-High 11 Runs Against Northwestern
Colonials Enter Campaign With High Expectations
High School: Three-time First-Team All-State selection by Miracle Sports ... Three-time First-Team All-County honoree by the Palm Beach Post and the Sun-Sentinel ... Miracle Sports Class 2A State Defensive Player of the Year in 2011 ... Batted .437 and slugged .575 with 38 runs scored, 23 RBIs, 11 stolen bases and a .467 on-base percentage as a senior ... Hit .361 and slugged .485 with nine extra-base hits, 35 runs, 21 RBIs and 18 stolen bases as a junior ... Named American Heritage's Offensive Player of the Year award as a sophomore after hiting .480 with 24 runs, 14 RBIs, eight doubles, six triples and 24 steals ... Led the Stallions to three straight regional and state titles and four district championships ... A member of the National Honor Society, the National English Honor Society, the National Spanish Honor Society, the National Science Honor Society and the National Social Studies Honor Society.
Personal: Marissa Gabriella Mangini ... Born July 4, 1995, in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla ... Daughter of Karen and Scott Mangini ... Has an older sister, Katerina, and a younger sister, Casey ... Intends to major in biology and aspires to attend medical school and become an oncologist.