|Hometown:||Royal Palm Beach, Fla.|
|Previous Team:||North American Hockey Academy|
2011-12: Made 27 appearances for Saint Anselm, ranking second on the team in points (32) courtesy of 15 goals and 17 assists (15-17=32)...Led the team with five game-winning strikes...Assisted the game-winning goal against Nichols on Nov. 6...Strung together a 10-game scoring streak, recording five goals and eight assists for 13 points (5-8=13) from Nov. 21 to Jan. 24...Recorded a three-point evening on Nov. 21, scoring a goal and two assists for three points (1-2=3)...Assisted the game-winning goals in each game of the 2012 Saint Anselm College Invitational against Saint Scholastica on Jan. 6 and against Saint Benedict on Jan. 7 (1-2=3)...Had the lone goal for either side against Southern Maine on Jan. 20, recording the game-winning goal in only the Hawks' ninth single goal game in history...Posted seven goals and four assists for 11 points (7-4=11) between Jan. 28 and Feb. 17, a span of six games...Recorded the game-winning goals against Holy Cross on Feb. 3 and Colby on Feb. 7...Scored two goals in three out of four games from Feb. 3 to Feb. 11 (7-2=9)...Garnered a place on the 2012 ECAC Women's Open All-Tournament team and ECAC Women's Open Most Outstanding Player honors for her five-point performance in the postseason (2-3=5)...Posted a combined plus-16 in her final eight games...Tallied at least one point in 18 of her final 20 games...Named to the All-ECAC Honorable Mention squad following the season.
2010-11: Appeared in all 27 games for the Hawks, posting the highest single-season point total in program history...Scored 23 goals and 20 assists for 43 points (23-20=43), eclipsing the previous program-high water mark of 42 points (25-17=42) set by Kathleen Twomey during the 2006-07 season...Recorded at least one point in 25-of-27 games...Nationally, ranked first in shorthanded goals (4), second in points per game (1.59), third in points (42), fifth in goals (23), goals per game (0.85), 13th in assists (20) and 14th in assists per game (0.74)...Recorded four points (1-3=4) in season opener against Sacred Heart on Oct. 30...Posted a team-high 20 game scoring streak, recording at least one point between Nov. 12 and Feb. 12...Scored in five straight games between Nov. 13 against Holy Cross and Dec. 4 against UMass Boston...Potted two game-winning goals in a row between Dec. 3 and Dec. 4...Recorded second career hat trick against Plymouth State on Jan. 15, capping a two-game stretch in which she scored five of the Hawks 12 goals between the two games...Recorded four two-point games over the span of five days between Jan. 22 and Feb. 5...Became the fourth player in program history to score four goals in one game, achieving that feat against Castleton on Feb. 19...Recorded three assists against Saint Michael's in the preliminary round of the ECAC Open on Feb. 26, assisting the game-winning goal...Garnered All-ECAC First Team honors...Named to the New England Hockey Writers All-Star Team, selected as one of six forwards on the 12-member squad.
2009-10: Appeared in 25 games as a freshman, leading the team in scoring as a freshman by tallying 15 goals and 14 assists for 29 points (15-14=29)...Posted the third-highest rookie season point total, third only to forwards Arianna Rigano (26-11=37) and Kathleen Twomey (24-9=33)...Recorded the most assists by a Hawks rookie in program history with 14..Scored first collegiate goal against Saint Michael's on Nov. 6, her first game as a Hawk...Posted a three-point game against Castleton State on Nov. 14, scoring a goal and two assists for three points (1-2=3)...Recorded a goal and three assists for four points (1-3=4) against Plymouth State on Dec. 4...Had a season-high four-game point streak from Dec. 8 to Jan. 9, posting two goals and five assists for seven points (2-5=7)...Recorded the Hawks first hat trick in two seasons against Nichols on Jan. 29, meriting ECAC Rookie of the Week honors...Accumulated four assists against Plymouth State on Feb. 6, scoring two goals and two assists for four points (2-2=4)...Scored the game-winning goal against UMass Boston on Feb. 20...Tied her season-high four-game point streak between Feb. 13 and Feb. 27, scoring three goals and an assist for four points (3-1=4)...At season's end, ranked eighth for the Hawks all-time in single-season points, seventh in goals, and 12th in assists...The Hawks were 11-0 when Giarrusso scored a goal ...Named ECAC Women's East Rookie of the Year...Also named to the ECAC East All-Conference Honorable Mention and ECAC East All-Rookie Team...Selected to the New England Hockey Writers Division II/III Women's New England All-Star Team.
PRIOR TO SAINT ANSELM: Captain, North American Hockey Academy (NAHA)...U-16 Team USA National Camp...AAU All-American...USARS Team USA U-18...Unsung Hero Award, NAHA...Coaches Award, NAHA...PHIT Award, NAHA.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Paul and Ann Marie...Sister of Joe and Nicole...Majoring in business... Enjoys photography and music.