Rider Field Hockey BIO
76 Joelle Prettyman

At Rider:
Graduated with a degree in Elementary Education/Psychology and a minor in Special Education…three-Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference All-Academic honoree…71-game veteran (67 starts) and won 42 games (10 by shutout) in her Rider career…as a senior, led the MAAC in goals against average (1.81) (22nd best nationally) and shutouts (four) and was third in the MAAC with a save percentage of .684...14th nationally with a .667 winning percentage...recorded back to back shutouts in MAAC play, at Bryant and at Siena as Rider qualified for the playoffs…member of the 2015 Preseason All-MAAC team...MAAC Co-Goalie of the Year and All-MAAC First Team honoree in 2014 as a junior…played in 19 games, making 18 starts in goal with a goals against average of 1.94, third best in the MAAC and 34th best nationally…44th nationally in save percentage and 45th nationally with 4.42 saves per game…MAAC Defensive Player of the Week for all games played October 7-13…shutout wins over Missouri State and MAAC-rival Monmouth…made nine saves in Rider’s 3-1 MAAC semifinal win over Quinnipiac…started all 20 games as a sophomore and tied for fifth in save percentage and was eighth nationally in goals against average...three-time MAAC Defensive Player of the Week and was the October, 2013 Rider Athlete of the Month...played in 14 games, making 13 starts as a Rider rookie…was between the pipes and made four saves in Rider’s 3-2 NEC Championship game win over Monmouth…third in the Northeast Conference in shutouts and her goals against average was third in the NEC and 14th nationally…made three saves as Rider defeated Quinnipiac 4-1 in the NEC semifinals. 

At St. Mark's High School:
Four-year letterwinner, earning Second Team All-State and First Team All-County honors...was also a two-year letterwinner in track, running the 400 and 800 meter as team captain...two-time All-County honoree...member of the academic honor roll in 2008 and 2010.

Position: Goalkeeper
Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Newark, Del.
High School: St. Mark’s
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