13 - Danielle Dion
Danielle Dion
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Grosvenordale, Conn.
High School: Tourtellotte Memorial
Position: F
Major: Human Development
g 10
a 3
sh % .238
gw 4

2012: Northeast-10 All-Conference First Team ... NEWISA All-New England Second Team ... Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team ... Also named to NSCAA All-East Region Team ... Was in the midst of a potentially record-shattering season before succumbing to a season-ending injury in mid-October ... Posted a team-high 10 goals and three assists for a team-leading 23 points ... Totaled 42 shots on the year with 22 on target ... Went on a run of seven consecutive games with at least one goal (9/5-9/26) ... Scored twice against Southern Connecticut (9/8) ... Replicated those efforts in a two-goal game at Pace (9/15) ... Ranked first on the team with four game-winners.

2011: NSCAA All-Region, NEWISA All-New England squad, and Northeast-10 All-Conference First Team member … Saw action in all 19 matches starting each one…tied for team lead in goals (8) and was second on team in points (18) and game-winning goals (3) … Led team in shots with 48 while chipping in two assists … Had one goal on a penalty kick and two assists against Dowling (9/4) … Scored two goals in a shutout win against #1 St. Rose (10/15) … Scored a goal in Northeast-10 Finals against #1 St. Rose (11/6) … Fired a season-high seven shots against Le Moyne (10/8) … Scored overtime winner against Southern New Hampshire in Northeast-10 Tournament Semi-Finals (11/4).

2010: Named to the Northeast-10 All-Conference second team and All-Rookie squad … Started all 20 games in her first collegiate season … Tabbed to the NEWISA All-New England second team ... Paced the team with 19 points on eight goals and three assists … Registered 55 shots on the year … Earned an assist in Northeast-10 Conference semifinals against Franklin Pierce (11/4) … Netted a goal against UMass Lowell in Northeast-10 Conference quarterfinals (10/31) … Tallied a goal against NYIT (10/17) … Picked up a helper against UMass Lowell (10/13) … Scored game’s lone goal in 1-0 win over Pace (10/8) … Netted game-winning goal against Franklin Pierce (10/5) … Found the back of the net in overtime against Saint Anselm (9/15) … Tallied both goals in a 2-1 win over New Haven (9/12) … Registered a goal and an assist against Adelphi (9/10) … Named the Northeast-10 Conference Rookie of the Week once.

Before Merrimack: Member of the soccer, basketball and track teams … Selected as an Eastern Connecticut Conference All-Star in soccer as a sophomore, junior and senior … An All-State selection as a junior and senior … Received team’s Most Valuable Player award as a junior and senior … Named the XARA Connecticut Soccer Association Most Valuable Player … A Norwich BulletinAll-Area All-Star … Played for Blackwatch Premier at the club level … A two-time Eastern Connecticut Conference All-Star in basketball … Finished in third-place as a junior and fifth-place as a senior in the javelin throw at the Connecticut Class S Meet ...  Named track and field team’s MVP as a junior and senior … Holds school record in the javelin throw with a heave of 111’ … Elected senior class president.

Personal:  Born July 9, 1992 … Daughter of Russ and Debbie Dion … Has two sisters, Jessica and Nicole … Human development major at Merrimack.

Recent Games
Oct 16 at St. Michael's W, 1-0
Oct 20 Adelphi T, 0-0
Oct 24 Bentley W, 1-0
Oct 27 at Assumption L, 1-0
Oct 31 Franklin Pierce W, 1-0
Nov 2 Adelphi L, 1-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 14 11
Games started 14 11
Goals 10 8
Assists 3 3
Points 23 19
Shots 42 32
Shot Pct .238 .250
Penalty kicks 1-1 1-1
Game-winning goals 4 3
Date Opponent Score g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 31 vs. Molloy W, 2-1 1 0 2 4 .250 0-0 0
Sep 2 at Dowling L, 1-0 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 5 at Queens (N.Y.) W, 3-1 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 1
Sep 9 Southern Conn. St. W, 2-1 2 0 4 3 .667 1-1 1
Sep 12 Franklin Pierce W, 2-1 1 0 2 4 .250 0-0 0
Sep 15 at Pace L, 3-2 2 0 4 4 .500 0-0 0
Sep 18 at Southern N.H. W, 1-0 1 0 2 5 .200 0-0 1
Sep 22 Le Moyne W, 3-2 1 1 3 4 .250 0-0 1
Sep 26 Mass.-Lowell W, 2-0 1 0 2 4 .250 0-0 0
Sep 29 at New Haven L, 1-0 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Oct 3 St. Anselm W, 3-1 0 1 1 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 6 American Int'l L, 2-1 0 1 1 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 9 at Stonehill L, 2-1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 13 at St. Rose L, 3-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 16 at St. Michael's W, 1-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Adelphi T, 0-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 24 Bentley W, 1-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Assumption L, 1-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 31 Franklin Pierce W, 1-0 - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Adelphi L, 1-0 - - - - - - -
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2010-11 4 4 1 0 2 14 .071 4 .286 1 0 0-0 1
2011-12 19 19 8 2 18 48 .167 28 .583 1 0 1-1 3
2012-13 14 14 10 3 23 42 .238 22 .524 0 0 1-1 4
2013-14 14 13 5 5 15 41 .122 20 .488 1 0 0-0 3
Total 51 50 24 10 58 145 .166 74 .510 3 0 2-2 11
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 14 14 10 3 23 42 .238 22 .524 0 0 1-1 4
Conference 11 11 8 3 19 32 .250 17 .531 0 0 1-1 3
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -

Home 6 6 5 3 13 18 .278 11 .611 0 0 1-1 2
Away 7 7 4 0 8 20 .200 9 .450 0 0 0-0 2
Neutral 1 1 1 0 2 4 .250 2 .500 0 0 0-0 0

Wins 8 8 8 2 18 29 .276 16 .552 0 0 1-1 4
Losses 6 6 2 1 5 13 .154 6 .462 0 0 0-0 0

September 9 9 9 1 19 34 .265 18 .529 0 0 1-1 4
October 4 4 0 2 2 4 .000 2 .500 0 0 0-0 0
November - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
December - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -