55 Liz DiCesare
55 Liz DiCesare
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr
Hometown: Westford, Mass.
High School: Bishop Guertin
Position: GK
gp 17
gs 17
min 1193:08
ga 26
gaa 1.53
sv 94
sv % .783

The DiCesare File

2016: CAPTAIN ... Started 17 games ... Had a 10-7 record, including a shutout ... Posted a 1.53 goals against average with a .783 save percentage ... Made 94 saves over 1193:08 minutes of action ... Made 12 saves in a 4-3 loss to nationally-ranked Amherst (9/8) ... Had six stops in a 3-2 victory over Smith (10/4) ... Recorded a season-high 14 saves in a 3-0 loss at nationally-ranked Babson (10/15) ... Made six saves in a 3-2 win at Westfield State (10/26) ... Stopped seven shots in a 1-0 loss to nationally-ranked Babson in the NEWMAC Semifinals (11/5) ... NEWMAC Academic All-Conference ... NEWMAC All-Conference First Team ...

2015: Played in 21 games, including 20 as a starter … Had a 14-7 record, including seven shut outs … Posted a 1.32 goals against average with a .847 save percentage … Made 149 saves over 1429:28 minutes of action … Posted 17 saves in a 2-0 loss against Williams (9/8) … Recorded 15 saves in a 2-1 victory over MIT  in the NEWMAC Quarterfinals (11/3) … Had a season best 19 stops in a 2-1 win over Wellesley in the NEWMAC Finals (11/8) … Finished first in the NEWMAC for saves and second for save percentage… NEWMAC Defensive Performer of the Week (10/19) ... Received NEWMAC Tournament Most Outstanding Player … NEWMAC All-Conference Second Team … NEWMAC Fall Academic All-Conference ... Longstreth/NFHCA New England East Region First Team ... NFHCA National Academic Squad ...

2014: Started 20 games ... Had a 16-4 record ... Posted a 1.16 goals against average with a .820 save percentage ... Made 100 saves over 1329:10 minutes of action ... Recorded four shutouts ... Ranked second in the NEWMAC in goals against average, save percentage and wins ... Posted 13 saves in a 2-0 loss at then #10 Amherst (9/9) ... Had a season-high 14 stops in a 1-0 victory over then #17 Williams (9/17) ... Stopped six shots in a 3-2 overtime win against MIT (10/25) ... Notched seven saves in a 1-0 overtime loss to #10 Wellesley in the NEWMAC Championship game ... Had nine stops in a 4-0 loss to #3 Bowdoin in the NCAA Tournament Second Round (11/15) ... NEWMAC Defensive Performer of the Week (9/21, 10/14) ... ECAC New England Defensive Performer of the Week (9/21) ... NEWMAC Academic All-Conference ... NEWMAC All-Conference First Team ... Longstreth/NFHCA New England East Region First Team ... Longstreth/NFHCA Division III National All-America Third Team ... NFHCA National Academic Squad ...

2013: Started all 21 games ... Had an 18-3 record ... Posted a 1.14 goals against average with a .841 save percentage ... Made 111 saves over 1289:53 minutes of action ... Recorded one shutout with five combined shutouts ... Ranked first in the NEWMAC in wins and save percentage ... Second among conference's best in saves and GAA ... Made 10 saves in a 3-2 overtime win against Amherst (9/10) ... Stopped 14 shots in a 2-1 overtime loss to Wellesley (9/28) ... Had eight saves in a 6-2 victory at MIT (10/26) ... Stopped nine shots in a 1-0 overtime loss to Wellesley in the NEWMAC Championship (11/10) ... Made seven saves in a 5-2 win against Gwynedd-Mercy in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament (11/13) ... Stopped 13 shots in a 1-0 double-overtime loss at Montclair State in the Second Round of the NCAA Tournament (11/16) ... NEWMAC Defensive Performer of the Week (10/28) ... NEWMAC Rookie of the Year ... NEWMAC All-Conference Second Team ... Longstreth/NFHCA Division III All-New England East Region Second Team ... NFHCA National Academic Squad … NFHCA Scholar of Distinction ...

Before Mount Holyoke: Played three years of field hockey … 2012 Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA High School National Academic Squad, participated in the USA FUTURE Goalie Program all four years, including Level 1 in 2013 … Competed at the U16 National Festival (2nd place) … Played in U19 National FUTURES Championships 2012 (4th Place 2011) … Member of the tennis team all four years … Two-time captain … Advanced to the 2012 NH State Doubles Tournament … Three-time Lowell Sun All-Star Tennis Team … Leadership and Dedication Award … Most Valuable Player … Most Improved Award … Numerous Player of the Game honors … Had an overall record of 107-1; undefeated in high school singles … Helped the squad to the NH State Tennis Championship all four years … Team went undefeated for four straight years; winning 68 straight matches … Competed on the alpine ski team for four years … 3-D “Desire, Determination & Dedication” Award … Posted several top 15 finishes … Raced in NH State Championships three times … Bishop Guertin Commencement Award … Thomas Sullivan Memorial Scholar-Athlete Award … NHIAA Scholar Athlete Award ...

Personal: Economics major … Child of Sandy and Gene DiCesare.

Recent Games
Oct 20 at Western New England University W, 4-1
Oct 22 MIT L, 2-0
Oct 26 at Westfield State University W, 3-2
Oct 29 at Wheaton College W, 4-0
Nov 1 at Wellesley College W, 2-1
Nov 5 at Babson College L, 1-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 17 8
Games started 17 8
Minutes 1193:08 542:29
Goals against 26 11
Goals-against average 1.53 1.42
Saves 94 42
Save pct .783 .792
Wins 10 5
Losses 7 3
Ties 0 0
Shutouts 1 -
Date Opponent Score gs min ga gaa sv sv%
Sep 3 at RPI L, 3-2 1 70:00 3 3.00 7 .700
Sep 8 at Amherst College L, 4-3 1 70:00 4 4.00 12 .750
Sep 10 Castleton W, 6-2 - - - - - -
Sep 14 Williams College L, 3-0 1 70:00 3 3.00 9 .750
Sep 17 at Thomas (ME) W, 2-1 1 70:00 1 1.00 2 .667
Sep 21 at Wesleyan University W, 4-0 1 64:00 0 0.00 1 1.000
Sep 24 at Wellesley College L, 1-0 1 75:25 1 0.93 1 .500
Oct 1 Clark University W, 5-1 1 55:23 0 0.00 2 1.000
Oct 4 Smith College W, 3-2 1 70:00 2 2.00 6 .750
Oct 8 Springfield College W, 2-1 1 70:00 1 1.00 9 .900
Oct 12 Simmons College W, 1-0 1 77:50 0 0.00 7 1.000
Oct 15 at Babson College L, 3-0 1 70:00 3 3.00 14 .824
Oct 18 at WPI W, 3-2 1 70:00 2 2.00 2 .500
Oct 20 at Western New England University W, 4-1 - - - - - -
Oct 22 MIT L, 2-0 1 70:00 2 2.00 6 .750
Oct 26 at Westfield State University W, 3-2 1 70:00 2 2.00 6 .750
Oct 29 at Wheaton College W, 4-0 1 61:41 0 0.00 2 1.000
Nov 1 at Wellesley College W, 2-1 1 88:49 1 0.79 1 .500
Nov 5 at Babson College L, 1-0 1 70:00 1 1.00 7 .875
  gp gs min/g ga/g gaa sv/g sv%
2013-14 21 21 61:25 1.00 0.00 5.29 .841
2014-15 20 20 66:28 1.10 0.00 5.00 .820
2015-16 21 20 68:10 1.29 0.00 7.10 .847
2016-17 17 17 70:11 1.53 1.53 5.53 .783
Total 79 78 66:23 1.22 1.28 5.75 .825
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
2013-14 21 21 1289:53 21 0.00 111 .841 18 3 0 1
2014-15 20 20 1329:10 22 0.00 100 .820 16 4 0 4
2015-16 21 20 1431:32 27 0.00 149 .847 13 7 1 7
2016-17 17 17 1193:08 26 1.53 94 .783 10 7 0 1
Total 79 78 5243:43 96 1.28 454 .825 57 21 1 13
  gp gs min/g ga/g gaa sv/g sv%
Total 17 17 70:11 1.53 1.53 5.53 .783
Conference 8 8 67:49 1.38 1.42 5.25 .792
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - -
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Home 6 6 68:52 1.33 1.36 6.50 .830
Away 11 11 70:54 1.64 1.62 5.00 .753
Neutral - - 0:00 - - - -
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Wins 10 10 69:46 .90 0.90 3.80 .809
Losses 7 7 70:46 2.43 2.40 8.00 .767
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September 6 6 69:54 2.00 2.00 5.33 .727
October 9 9 68:19 1.33 1.37 6.00 .818
November 2 2 79:24 1.00 0.88 4.00 .800
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
Total 17 17 1193:08 26 1.53 94 .783 10 7 0 1
Conference 8 8 542:29 11 1.42 42 .792 5 3 0 -
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -
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Home 6 6 413:13 8 1.36 39 .830 4 2 0 1
Away 11 11 779:55 18 1.62 55 .753 6 5 0 -
Neutral - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -
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Wins 10 10 697:43 9 0.90 38 .809 10 0 0 1
Losses 7 7 495:25 17 2.40 56 .767 0 7 0 -
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September 6 6 419:25 12 2.00 32 .727 2 4 0 -
October 9 9 614:54 12 1.37 54 .818 7 2 0 1
November 2 2 158:49 2 0.88 8 .800 1 1 0 -