5 Dina Simonian
5 Dina Simonian
Height: 4-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Westbury, N.Y.
Position: M
Major: Health Sciences, B.S.
Previous School: W.T. Clarke HS
g 8
a 4
pts 20
gw 2

AS A SENIOR IN 2017: Selected second-team All-East Region by the Division II Conference Commissioners Association ... Second-team All-ECC ... United Soccer Coaches Association third-team all-region ... All-ECAC honorable mention ... Completed NYIT career with 20 goals (tied for sixth in program history), 10 assists (tied for seventh) and 50 points (tied for fifth) ... Matched career high with three-goal game in 4-2 victory vs. Daemen on Sept. 30 ... Converted penalty kick for second time in season for lone goal in 1-0 win vs. St. Thomas Aquinas on Oct. 14 ... Scored double-overtime winner on Oct. 7 for program's first win vs. Molloy since 2009 ... Assisted Taylor Casey's sudden-death winner in double-overtime vs. Georgian Court on Sept. 14 for 3-2 win ... Tallied first goal of season in 6-0 win at Post on Sept. 16 ... Selected captain ... Named to ECC weekly honor roll on Oct. 2, 10 and 16 ... Started all 16 matches, tallying eight goals and four assists ... Converted all three penalty kicks attempted ... Named to Athletic Director's Honor Roll for achieving at least 3.2 GPA during fall 2017 semester.

AS A JUNIOR IN 2016: Started all 13 games ... Tallied eight goals and three assists ... Named ECC co-Offensive Player of the Week on Oct. 24 after producing combined nine points in matches against St. Thomas Aquinas and Queens ... Received D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award for achieving at least 3.5 GPA and named to ECC Commissioner's Honor Roll for achieving at least 3.2 GPA during 2016-17 academic year ... Named to Athletic Director's Honor Roll for achieving at least 3.2 GPA during spring 2017 semester.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2015: Appeared in 17 games for the Bears, starting 13 ... Scored three goals and added three assists for a total of nine points ... Recorded 12 shots on goal.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2014: Was the only freshman to play in all 17 Bears contests ... Made collegiate debut in 2-1 loss to New Haven on Sept. 4 ... Scored one goal and had five shots on goal.

AT CLARKE HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered four years in soccer as midfielder and one year in lacrosse at defense ... Earned scholar-athlete honors for soccer ... Named all-conference for soccer ... Named to honor roll.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Rehan and Alex Simonian ... Has one sister, Karin ... Enjoys photography ... Volunteers with She's the First, which sponsors girls' education in low-income countries, giving them chance to become first in their families to graduate from secondary school ... Loves to play with her cat Mimi ... Majoring in health sciences, with career plans of becoming physician's assistant ... Born June 17, 1996.

Recent Games
Oct 12 Holy Family W, 2-0
Oct 14 St. Thomas Aquinas W, 1-0
Oct 18 at Bridgeport L, 5-2
Oct 21 Queens (N.Y.) L, 1-0
Oct 25 at LIU Post L, 3-0
Oct 28 at Roberts Wesleyan W, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 16 8
Games started 16 8
Goals 8 6
Assists 4 2
Points 20 14
Shots 41 21
Shot Pct .195 .286
Penalty kicks 3-3 3-3
Game-winning goals 2 2
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Sep 1 at Stonehill L, 3-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 2 vs. Assumption L, 5-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 6 at New Haven L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 14 Georgian Court W, 3-2 1 0 1 1 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 16 at Post W, 6-0 1 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 0
Sep 23 Mercy L, 3-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 27 Bloomfield W, 3-0 1 0 1 1 6 .000 0-0 0
Sep 30 Daemen W, 4-2 1 3 0 6 6 .500 1-1 0
Oct 2 at Caldwell W, 3-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 7 at Molloy W, 2-1 1 1 0 2 7 .143 0-0 1
Oct 12 Holy Family W, 2-0 1 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 0
Oct 14 St. Thomas Aquinas W, 1-0 1 1 0 2 1 1.000 1-1 1
Oct 18 at Bridgeport L, 5-2 1 0 2 2 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 21 Queens (N.Y.) L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 25 at LIU Post L, 3-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 28 at Roberts Wesleyan W, 3-0 1 1 0 2 4 .250 1-1 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 16 16 .50 .25 1.25 2.56 .195 1.31 .512
Conference 8 8 .75 .25 1.75 2.63 .286 1.50 .571
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 7 7 .71 .29 1.71 2.71 .263 1.86 .684
Away 8 8 .38 .25 1.00 2.50 .150 1.00 .400
Neutral 1 1 .00 .00 .00 2.00 .000 .00 .000
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Wins 9 9 .89 .22 2.00 3.67 .242 2.00 .545
Losses 7 7 .00 .29 .29 1.14 .000 .43 .375
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September 8 8 .50 .25 1.25 2.75 .182 1.38 .500
October 8 8 .50 .25 1.25 2.38 .211 1.25 .526
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 16 16 8 4 20 41 .195 21 .512 1 0 3-3 2
Conference 8 8 6 2 14 21 .286 12 .571 0 0 3-3 2
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 7 7 5 2 12 19 .263 13 .684 0 0 2-2 1
Away 8 8 3 2 8 20 .150 8 .400 1 0 1-1 1
Neutral 1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0
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Wins 9 9 8 2 18 33 .242 18 .545 1 0 3-3 2
Losses 7 7 0 2 2 8 .000 3 .375 0 0 0-0 0
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September 8 8 4 2 10 22 .182 11 .500 0 0 1-1 0
October 8 8 4 2 10 19 .211 10 .526 1 0 2-2 2