MU Lacrosse (W) BIO
8 Olivia Salata

2011(Junior): Played in 15 Games on attack, with two starts… Ranked fourth on the team in assists with 10… Finished with 16 points on six goals and 10 assists, respectively… Notably had a two-goal, three assist game in win over Wagner (4/1)… Also tallied five ground balls, two draw controls and a forced turnover… Member 2011 Spring Academic Honor Roll.

2010 (Sophomore): Saw action in 14 games as a sophomore attacker, making six starts… Set career-highs in goals (6), assists (4), points (10) and shots (17)… Made her first collegiate start against LaSalle (3/12)… Scored her first collegiate goal against UMBC (3/10)… Had a three goal outburst in the Hawks 10-7 win over Saint Joseph’s (3/14)… Scored a goal and added an assist in the Hawks 13-8 win against Saint Francis (3/28)…Member of 2010 Spring NEC Academic Honor Roll. 

2009 (Freshman): Appeared in 10 games as a freshman... Finished the season with five goals and six points... Scored her first career goal against Saint Francis (3/20)... Finished with three goals against the Red Flash... Tallied a goal in MU's win over Wagner (4/3)... Registered lone assist in victory over Long Island (4/17)... Member of NEC Academic Honor Roll.

High School: Played attack for four years under coach Lorraine Beers at Archbishop Carroll High School... Was a Second Team All-Delco selection as a senior while picking up First Team All-Main Line honors in 2008... Helped lead the Patriots to the Catholic League Championship all four years... Served as team captain as a senior... Was All-Main Line honorable mention as a junior... Also captained the Patriot's tennis team, earning All-Delco honors as a junior and senior... Was an Academic All-American and member of the National Honors Society.

Personal: Born on Oct. 11, 1989... Daughter of Greg Salata... Majoring in communication.

Salata's Career Stats:

2009 10 0 5 1 6 9 4 3 1
2010 14 6 6 4 10 17 4 3 3
2011 15 2 6 10 16 14 5 2 1
TOTAL 39 8 17 15 32 40 13 8 5

Position: Attacker
Height: 5'7"
Year: Senior
City/State: Broomall, PA
High School: Archbishop Carroll
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