BUFFALO, N.Y. — The Canisius softball program has signed four student-athletes , head coach Kim Griffin announced Wednesday.Hannah Catallo-Stooks (Pittsford, N.Y.), Alexis Churchill (St. Clair, Mich.), Hayley Tamaro (Toms River, N.J.)and Lily Wozniak (Orchard Park, N.Y.)will be joining the Blue and Gold for the 2019 season. Hannah Catallo-Stooks Before Canisius • Played five years of varsity softball at Pittsford-Sutherland High School • Earned all-state, all-county, all-area and all-league honors during her scholastic career. • Was named the Rochester Girl’s Athlete of the Week May 4, 2017. • Hit .524 in high high school career with a .903 slugging percentage and a .571 on-base percentage
Personal • The daughter of Mary Catallo and Karen Stooks • Has one brother, Adam • Majoring in computer science and criminal justice at Canisius • Born Feb. 20, 2000. Alexis Churchill Before Canisius • Played three years of varsity softball at St. Clair High School • Earned all-district and all-regional honors after the 2017 and 2018 seasons • Served as team captain in 2018 and named team MVP in 2017 and 2018
Personal • The daughter of Thomas and April Churchill • Has three sibilings Thomas, Brodie and Kiley • Majoring in marketing and management at the College • Born Feb. 15, 2000 Hayley Tamaro Before Canisius • Played four years of varsity softball at Toms River South High School • Led the state of New Jersey with her 315 strikeouts in 2018 • Honored as a team MVP twice in her scholastic career • Served as a team captain for two seasons
Personal • The daughter of Matthew and Christine Tamaro • Has one brother, Zackary • Majoring in biochemistry at Canisius • Born Oct. 21, 1999 Lily Woznaik Before Canisius • Played four years of varsity softball at Orchard Park High School • Named MVP and second team all-state after the 2018 season • Named ECIC Division I First-Team and All-Western New York after her senior season • Served as team captain for two years.
Personal • The daughter of Daniel and Rachel Wozniak • Has three brothers Wyatt, Holden and Lucas • Majoring in biology at Canisius • Born Jan. 26, 2000 The Canisius softball team will return to action during its fall season Sept. 22-23 when the Golden Griffins take part in the annual Nan Harvey Fall Classic.
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