1 Jessica Penta
1 Jessica Penta
Birth Date: 12/12/1985
Height: 5-9
Year: Senior
Hometown: Revere, MA
High School: Revere
Position: GK

NOTABLES Took time away from the game and saw action in a women's football league ... Her ability to be aggressive and play big between the pipes will be a huge factor in the success of the team.

2006 Started all 18 matches to tie a school record and saw action in all but Penta, Jessica 31:06 minutes of the season, before suffering an avulsion fracture of her ankle ... Set the UMass Boston record for minutes played with 1589:09 ... Led the nation in total saves with a schoolrecord mark of 272 for an average of 15.11 per outing ... Posted a 3-14-1 record for the fourth-most wins in a season at UMB ... Recorded her first collegiate victory with two saves in a 2-1 decision over Eastern Nazarene College to open the season on September 5 ... Allowed two or fewer goals on six occasions ... Racked up double-digit saves in 15 outings, including a season-high of 27 on October 17 at Emerson College for the eighth-highest mark in school history and the third-most in the nation for the year ... Stopped 20 or more shots four times.

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Played soccer and softball for Revere High School ... Born December 12, 1985 ... Daughter of Richard and Cynthia ... Majoring in business management and would like to pursue a career in product management ... Enjoys, sports, camping, swimming, music, movies and football.