Minutewomen to face host-Black Bears, Michigan during opening weekend
Recent University of Massachusetts graduate joins Tagliente's staff
Minutewomen and Orange to face off for second time on 2012 season
Minutewomen search for 23rd NCAA Tournament appearance after winning 13th A-10 Tournament Championship
Zono notches hat trick, including game-winner, over No. 1 seed Richmond
FH vs. RICHMOND (A10 FINAL) Photos by Thom Kendall '93
FH vs. RIDER (NCAA PLAY-IN) Photos by Thom Kendall '93
FH vs. LOCK HAVEN Photos by Thom Kendall '93
FH vs. SYRACUSE Photos by Thom Kendall '93
FH vs. MAINE Photos by Thom Kendall '93
2012 - Redshirt-Senior: Game-by-Game Statistics ... NFHCA National Academic Squad ... Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... A starter on defense in each of UMass' 24 contests ... Finished fourth on the team with 15 points on two goals and a squad-best 11 assists ... Scored her pair of goals on only four shots ... Also has two defensive saves for the Minutewomen ... Notched her tallies against VCU (10/14) and Saint Joseph's (10/21) ... Assisted on goals against #15 Ohio State (8/25), #7 Northeastern (9/14), Vermont (9/21), Saint Joseph's (10/21), Temple (10/26) and Lock Haven (10/28) - including her first multi-assist game against the Catamounts ... Added three assists against #16 Richmond in the A-10 Tournament Championship Game (11/3) to help push the Minutewomen into the NCAA Play-In Game.
2011 - Redshirt-Junior: Game-by-Game Statistics ... Atlantic 10 All-Tournament Team ... NFHCA National Academic Squad ... Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... First points of her career came at Vermont when she notched a multi-goal performance during the 4-2 win, including netting the game-winner ... Added her first collegiate assist against Harvard on Sept. 10 ... Was part of the UMass offense during a 7-0 victory over Saint Joseph's as she tallied a goal and assist ... Followed with a pair of assists at Saint Louis during the 3-1 Minutewomen victory on Oct. 16 ... Totaled 43 shots, including 22 sent at the cage.
2010 - Redshirt-Sophomore: Game-by-Game Statistics ... NFHCA National Academic Squad ... Used her redshirt year in 2010 and entered the 2011 campaign as a redshirt-junior.
2009 - Sophomore: Game-by-Game Statistics ... Atlantic 10 All-Conference Rookie Team ... NFHCA National Academic Squad ... Played and started in all 21 games this season, but did not record any points.
2008 - Freshman: NFHCA National Academic Squad ... Played in four games ... Played 14 minutes vs. Harvard (9/14) ... Saw her first minutes against Northeastern (9/7).
Before UMass:Four-year starter for Ephrata High School, serving as team captain as a senior ... Received several awards her senior season, including all-league, Section 2 First Team All-Star, academic all-league, academic all-state and second team all-state ... Was named Ephrata's Defensive MVP in 2006 and 2007 ... Attended the National Field Hockey Festival three times (2005-07) ... Was also a four-year member of the indoor and outdoor track teams at Ephrata, winning league championships in multiple throwing events.
Personal: Born Callie Marie Sweigart on Nov. 4, 1989 ... Daughter of Kent and Jane Sweigart ... Has one brother, Dillon.