#Seawolves legend has served as women's soccer head coach for last 29 seasons.
Team celebrates successful 2013 season; Nysch named Team MVP
Seawolves sophomore posted five points in two games, including a three-assist effort last Sunday.
Seawolves continue to post strong performances in the classroom.
Ashley Castanio makes a career-high nine saves in net for the Seawolves.
2013: Named first-team All-Conference...started all 19 games on defense and led all America East defenders with five goals and 16 points...scored the team's first goal of the 2013 season with a free kick strike against Seton Hall on Aug. 23...registered three assists against FDU on Aug. 25, becoming the first Seawolf to post three helpers in a game since Stony Brook joined the America East in 2001...named the America East Player of the Week on Aug. 26...scored on a free kick against Fairfield on Aug. 30...netted the game winner on a free kick in a 2-1 win over Wagner on Sept. 12...had a goal and an assist in a 2-0 win at Binghamton on Oct. 20...scored on a free kick in a 2-1 win at Maine on Oct. 27.
2012: Saw action in 21 games...scored two goals and added two assists...scored the game-winning goal with 3:39 remaining against Yale on Sept. 2...assisted on the game-tying goal in a 1-1 tie against Loyola on Sept. 21...notched a late goal off a corner kick against Boston University on Oct. 7...assisted on Larissa Nysch's game-winner in the America East Quarterfinals at New Hampshire on Oct. 25.
High School: Earned three varsity letters at Arapahoe High School...captain of the team as a senior in 2012...participated in the Olympic Development Program at the state (2007-11) and regional (2008-10) levels and was named team captain as a senior in 2012...helped guide Arapahoe to a second-place finish at the state championship as a sophomore in 2010.
Personal: Stella Rae Norman...born August 4, 1994 in Denver, Colo...daughter of Kelvin and Jeanne Norman...father was a professional soccer player from 1980-86.
Norman Fun Facts: Favorite sports hero: Pele...Strangest habit: I hate wearing matching socks...Record I dream of breaking: having the largest collection of rubber ducks...Most impressive person I've ever met: Matt Duchene...Person in history I'd most like to meet: Abraham Lincoln.