Stony Brook looks to become a mainstay on national scene after a record-setting 2013 season
Petersen breaks Hannah Nielsen's previous mark of 10 assists in a single-game, which was matched by Emily Cooke Feb. 10
SBU returns its entire starting lineup from last season's 14-5, 5-1 AE squad
Seawolves went 14-5 in their first season under head coach Joe Spallina.
Seawolves have dominated fall ball competition in preparation for 2013.
2014: Tallied one ground ball and one caused turnover at Drexel (2/26)...tallied one ground ball at Rutgers (3/8).
2013: Saw action in 13 games, starting one...netted one goal and dished out two assists...tallied four ground balls, five draw controls and two caused turnovers...won a draw control at Bucknell (2/16)...had one ground ball and caused one turnover at Central Connecticut (2/27)...scooped up one ground ball at Duquesne (3/7)...netted her first goal of the season, controlled one draw and picked up one ground ball vs. Longwood (3/9)...tallied one assist, three draw controls and one ground ball vs. Iona (3/20)...recorded an assist vs. Fresno State (3/26).
2012: Saw action vs. Colgate (2/11)...had one ground ball vs. Manhattan (2/15)...one caused turnover vs. Central Connecticut (2/19)...Had a ground ball and a controlled draw vs. Monmouth (2/26)...Caused two turnovers vs. Johns Hopkins (3/3)...saw action vs. Duke (3/5)...Saw action vs. Florida (3/14)...Saw action vs. Maryland (3/20)...two ground balls vs. Marist (3/24)...Saw action vs. Iona (3/27)...four ground balls, four controlled draws and two caused turnovers vs. Binghamton (3/31)...one ground ball vs. UMBC (4/4)...two ground balls and a caused turnover vs. Vermont (4/7)...three ground balls and a caused turnover vs. Yale (4/11)...one ground ball, a controlled draw and a caused turnover vs. Boston University (4/14)
High School: Played four seasons of Lacrosse at Shawnee High School in New Jersey under Head Coach Janae Zechman...led her team to a South Jersey Group 3 championship title...was a three sport captain of her Cross Country, Basketaball, and Lacrosse teams...named three-time All Conference in Cross Country and two-time All South Jersey Lacrosse...was a member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Marina Lynn Mestres...born June 8, 1993...daughter of Lee and Laurie Mestres...sister to Matthew Mestres...major is undecided.