RS - Jillian Strassner
Jillian Strassner
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Avon, Conn.
High School: Avon
Position: M/F

Will not play in 2011 as a redshirt.

As a sophomore in 2010: Appeared in all 18 games for the Bobcats, making 13 starts…Ranked second on the team in points (12), goals (5) and shots taken (30)…Tallied two assists on the year… Led Quinnipiac and was tied for fifth in the Northeast Conference with three game-winning goals …One of two Bobcats to be selected to the 2010 All-Northeast Conference second team.

As a freshman in 2009: Saw action in 16 games, starting in 13 of those games…Was second on the team in points (11), goals (4), assists (3), shots taken (38) and game-winning goals (2)…Was named the Northeast Conference Rookie of the Year, also earning a spot on the All-NEC First Team… Also was named the adidas/NEC Rookie of the Week for the week of Oct. 19 after tallying six points in two games, scoring one goal against Long Island on Oct. 16 and a goal and the first two assists of her career against Wagner.

Before Quinnipiac: Attended Avon High School, where she won three varsity letters in soccer and swimming...Also, ran varsity track for one year…...Named to the All-State Team in her sophomore, junior and senior seasons...Named All-New England in her junior and senior seasons...Named All-American and Hartford Courant Soccer Athlete of the Year in her senior season...Was a Scholar Representative for Avon High School in her senior year...Was an Honor student every semester at Avon... Also, suited up for CFC United…Helped CFC United win the CT Cup in 2008 and 2009.

Personal: Native of Avon, Conn...Daughter of Jon and Jennifer Strassner...Has three younger siblings, Haley, Riley and Jade...In the Entry Level Masters Physician Assistant program.