Kirsten Cianci
Kirsten Cianci
Height: 5-3
Year: So.
Hometown: Bolton, Conn.
High School: Bolton

2013 (Fall): Went 3-2 playing doubles with partner Amanda Bercovici, including a 3-1 mark in dual matches from the No. 1 position … all three victories were 8-0 shutouts … added two wins in singles … defeated Sweet Briar in the consolation round of the ITA Southeast Regional, and picked up a 6-4, 6-2 win over Lebanon Valley to open up the Goucher Invitational on Sept. 28.

2012-13: Made eight singles during the spring season, posting a 4-2 record from her primary No. 6 position … dropped only one game in a 6-0, 6-1 victory over St. Mary’s (Md.) on April 3, playing from the No. 5 singles spot … split her four conference matches, including a 6-0, 6-0 win over Drew on April 6 … rallied for a 6-7, 6-4, 6-1 triumph over Juniata on April 24 … finished 7-2 in doubles for the year … went 5-2 playing with partner Kelsey Turner in the fall … teamed up with Hanora Barron in the spring, adding victories over St. Mary’s (Md.) and Drew.

Major: English, secondary education concentration

Minor: Sociology

What you love most about playing a sport at Goucher: It opens me up to a whole different community within Goucher and gives me something to help to learn to focus my ambitions and goals.

What you're looking forward to this season: Spending time with all the great people on the team and becoming even closer, and accomplishing the personal goals I have set for myself since last season.

Involvements on campus: frisbee team, Goucher College orchestra 

Study Abroad experience: Intended either Australia or Scotland

Post-graduation plans: Teaching