13 - Danielle Dion
Danielle Dion
Height: 5-8
Year: Sr.
Hometown: North Grosvenordale, Conn.
High School: Tourtellotte
Position: F
Major: Human Development
g 5
a 5
sh % .122
gw 3

2013: NSCAA All-East Region Third Team … Northeast-10 All Conference Second Team … Appeared in 14 games for the Warriors … She posted five goals and five assists … She finished second on the team with 15 total points … Totaled 41 shots on the year with 20 on target … Tied for the team lead in game-winning goals with three … Posted a career-high two assists in the 3-0 win over NYIT (9/11) … Finished her career with 67 games played, 31 goals, 13 assists, and 75 points … She also ended her career with 15 game-winning goals and two made penalty kicks. 

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.

CAREER HIGHS:

Points: 4, 4 times
Goals: 2, Southern Connecticut -- 09/09/12 ; at Pace -- 09/15/12 ; at New Haven -- Sep 12, 2010
Assists: 2, at NYIT -- Sep 11, 2013 ; at Southern Conn. State -- Sep 14, 2013
Shots: 6, 4 times

Recent Games
Oct 19 St. Rose L, 3-0
Oct 22 St. Michael's W, 6-0
Oct 26 at Adelphi L, 2-1
Oct 30 at Bentley W, 2-0
Nov 2 Assumption W, 1-0
Nov 5 #5 New Haven L, 5-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 14 10
Games started 13 9
Goals 5 4
Assists 5 3
Points 15 11
Shots 41 32
Shot Pct .122 .125
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 3 3
Date Opponent Score g a pts sh pct pk gw
Sep 7 Molloy W, 5-1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 8 Dowling L, 1-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 11 at NYIT W, 3-0 1 2 4 2 .500 0-0 0
Sep 14 at Southern Conn. St. W, 3-2 0 2 2 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 18 at Franklin Pierce L, 4-2 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 21 Pace T, 2-2 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 0
Sep 24 Southern N.H. W, 1-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 28 at Le Moyne T, 0-0 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Oct 5 New Haven W, 3-2 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 1
Oct 8 at St. Anselm L, 1-0 0 0 0 6 .000 0-0 0
Oct 12 at American Int'l W, 2-1 - - - - - - -
Oct 16 Stonehill W, 2-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 St. Rose L, 3-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 22 St. Michael's W, 6-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Adelphi L, 2-1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 30 at Bentley W, 2-0 1 1 3 6 .167 0-0 1
Nov 2 Assumption W, 1-0 1 0 2 6 .167 0-0 1
Nov 5 #5 New Haven L, 5-1 0 0 0 5 .000 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2010-11 4 4 .25 .00 .50 3.50 .071 1.00 .286
2011-12 19 19 .42 .11 .95 2.53 .167 1.47 .583
2012-13 14 14 .71 .21 1.64 3.00 .238 1.57 .524
2013-14 14 13 .36 .36 1.07 2.93 .122 1.43 .488
Total 51 50 .47 .20 1.14 2.84 .166 1.45 .510
  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 gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 14 13 .36 .36 1.07 2.93 .122 1.43 .488
Conference 10 9 .40 .30 1.10 3.20 .125 1.60 .500
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 7 7 .43 .00 .86 2.86 .150 1.14 .400
Away 7 6 .29 .71 1.29 3.00 .095 1.71 .571
Neutral - - - - - - - - -

Wins 7 7 .57 .71 1.86 3.00 .190 1.29 .429
Losses 5 4 .00 .00 .00 2.80 .000 1.40 .500

September 8 8 .25 .50 1.00 1.75 .143 .88 .500
October 4 3 .50 .25 1.25 4.00 .125 2.25 .562
November 2 2 .50 .00 1.00 5.50 .091 2.00 .364
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 14 13 5 5 15 41 .122 20 .488 1 0 0-0 3
Conference 10 9 4 3 11 32 .125 16 .500 0 0 0-0 3
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -

Home 7 7 3 0 6 20 .150 8 .400 1 0 0-0 2
Away 7 6 2 5 9 21 .095 12 .571 0 0 0-0 1
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -

Wins 7 7 4 5 13 21 .190 9 .429 0 0 0-0 3
Losses 5 4 0 0 0 14 .000 7 .500 1 0 0-0 0

September 8 8 2 4 8 14 .143 7 .500 0 0 0-0 0
October 4 3 2 1 5 16 .125 9 .562 0 0 0-0 2
November 2 2 1 0 2 11 .091 4 .364 1 0 0-0 1