|High School:||Oceanside High School|
As a junior: Appeared in all 48 games for the Bobcats, starting in 46 of them...Ranked fourth on the team in batting average (.260)...Ranked second on the team in hits (33) and drove in 12 RBI...Also contributed three doubles and stole 6 bases out of nine attempts during the season...Compiled a .957 fielding percentage.
As a sophomore: Appeared in 27 games for the Bobcats, starting in 27 of them...Contributed 9 runs and 3 RBIs
As a freshman: Started 44 games for the Bobcats...Batted .228 with a homerun and 12 RBI.
Before Quinnipiac: Was selected All-County, all-Conference, MVP, and Rookie of the Year while playing for Oceanside High School... Also played for the BP All-Stars.
Personal: Born in Queens, N.Y... The daughter of Josephine and James Casella... Has a younger brother, James who attends the U.S Merchant Marine Academy... Majoring in marketing.