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Tori Messina
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Tori Messina 2425962
Position: Defender
Height: 5'8"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Hingham, Mass.
High School: Hingham

• An Emerging Leader in the Holy Cross Leadership Academy.

2016-2017:

  • Played in all 27 games as a defender
  • Recorded 12 points on four goals and eight assists.
  • Scored her first collegiate goal, on the power play, in the 5-3 win over Plymouth State (11/4)
  • Recorded two assists in a 4-0 win against Endicott (1/8)
  • Her 12 points were second amongst defensemen on the team
  • Helped the team to a 1.44 scoring defense which ranked second in the NEHC

2015-2016:

  • Played in all 27 games
  • Recorded eight assists
  • Earned first collegiate point in 6-0 win over Manhattanville on 11/7
  • Tallied two points in a 5-1 win over St. Michael’s on 1/2

Before Holy Cross:

  • Played for the Bay State Breakers (2009-2015) of the NEGHL
  • Team reached State Semi-Finals twice and USA Hockey-Nationals in 2014
  • Four year varsity player for Hingham hockey team
  • Team captain her senior year
  • Team MVP 2014, Defensive MVP in 2012 and 2013, Hobey Baker Winner in 2012 for sportsmanship & character.
  • SEMGHL All-Star three straight years (2012-2014)
  • Boston Globe All-Scholastic Super Team Member  2014, Patriot Ledger All-Scholastic (2012-2014), ESPN Boston All-State Freshmen Team 2011, Named to Shriner’s All Star Game 2014, Boston Herald All Scholastic 2014
  • Team won D1 State Championship in 2011
  • Set school record for points by a defenseman in one season, with 26 points (senior year), and in a career with 74 points
  • Played three season of field hockey, where she was team captain her senior year and earned Offensive MVP and leading scorer honors in 2013.
  • Played four seasons of varsity golf, and served as team captain her senior season
  • One season of post-grad ice hockey at Kent School in Kent, Conn.
  • Team won Founder’s League Championship and led an undefeated season
  • One season of post-grad field hockey at Kent School
  • Team MVP and leading scorer, also earned WNEPSAC All-Star honors
  • Earned high honors all four terms at Hingham
  • Perfect attendance and High Honors both semesters at Kent School
  • Member of Student Government and a facilitator for the Anti-Defamation League

Personal:

  • Daughter of Tony Messina and Christine Falvey
  • Tony played hockey at the University of Vermont (1980-1984), and coaches the Hingham boys’ hockey team
  • Has one sister (Olivia)
  • Aunt, Carol Falvey, graduated from Holy Cross in 1977
  • Majoring in Economics
Season GP G A P Pen-Min PPG SHG GWG
2015-2016 27 0 8 8 8-16 0 0 0
2016-2017 27 4 8 12 7-14 2 0 0
Career Total 54 4 16 20 15-30 2 0 0
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