|Hometown:||Clifton Park, N.Y.|
2017: Selected to play in NFHCA Senior Game… America East All-Academic Team with a 3.67 GPA in psychology… Started all 19 games with the majority as a defender… Recorded 4 total points this season off 4 assists… Awarded an assist in the first round of the America East Tournament against UC Davis (11/2)… Notched 2 assists in the 3-2 double overtime win against Delaware (9/22).
2016: NFHCA National Academic Squad... Started all 20 games at forward for UAlbany, finishing third on the team with 16 points off five goals and six assists... Had a point in each of the first three games, including goals against Hofstra (8/26) and Dartmouth (9/3)... Four points off a goal and two assists in home win over Lafayette (10/9).
2015: Competed for the USA in U-21 international test matches in January, scoring her first goal in international competition on a penalty corner against Great Britain on Jan. 8...NFHCA All-Region First Team and America East All-Conference Second Team selection...America East Tournament Most Outstanding Player and All-Tournament team pick...A member of the NFHCA National Academic Squad...UAlbany's second-leading scorer as a sophomore with 15 goals and 12 assists...Ranked second in the America East in points (41), points per game (2.05), goals and goals per game...Scored three goals in a 5-0 defeat of Pacific in the America East Semifinals...Notched the game-winner at No. 8 Maryland on Sept. 11.
2014: Earned a spot on the 21-player U-21 USA Junior National Team in August...Named to the Under-19 USA Field Hockey squad in Jan. 2015...Scored UAlbany's first goal in the NCAA Tournament against No. 5 Wake Forest...NFHCA All-Northeast Region Second Team Selection...Unamimous America East Rookie of the Year...Unanimous America East All-Rookie team pick, as well as earning Second Team accolades...Earned ECAC Co-Rookie of the Week Honors (9/2)...Named the America East Rookie of the Week (9/2)...Started 22 of 23 games.
High School: Named to the 2013 All-State team...Earned Times Union and Saratogian Field Hockey Player of the Year honors as a senior....A 2012 & 2013 Section II All-Star as a two-year captain..Scored 25 goals and tallied 35 assists in her career...Led Shenendehowa to the New York State Section II Championship in 2011 and 2013, and the Class A State Championship in 2013...With her club team ADK Field Hockey, went to the U-16 National Indoor Championship and earned second place at the national indoor qualifier...Took second place at the Disney Field Hockey showcase in 2012 and the National Indoor Championship in 2013...Led ADK to back-to-back first-place finishes at the Festival Showcase in 2012 and 2013.
Personal: Anna Rae Bottino...Intended major is human biology...Daughter of Stephen and Margaret Bottino...Has one brother, James.
Bottino's Career Statistics:
Points: 5, Siena -- Oct 01, 2014
Goals: 2, Siena -- Oct 01, 2014 ; at Fairfield -- Oct 18, 2014
Assists: 2, HOFSTRA -- Aug 29, 2014 ; Vermont -- Oct 02, 2015 ; Lafayette -- Oct 09, 2016
Shots: 11, DARTMOUTH -- Sep 03, 2016