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21 Paige Selenski
Paige  Selenski

RS Senior

Shavertown, Pa.

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Virginia Alumnae Win Pan-Am Gold with USA Field Hockey

Paige Selenski and Michelle Vittese win their second Pan-Am Games gold medals as well as securing a spot in the 2016 Rio Olympics


Selenski, Vittese Competing at the 2014 Hockey World Cup

Tenth-ranked U.S. squad competes from May 31-June 15 in The Netherlands


Virginia Alums Michelle Vittese and Paige Selenski Named to Champions Challenge Roster

Team USA is currently ranked No. 10 in the world


No. 7 Virginia Heads to the NCAA Tournament

Cavaliers face No. 10 UMass in the first round


Senior Buckley Earns Fourth All-ACC Honor

Vittese and Hyams earn second-team honors


NCAA Field Hockey vs. Iowa (by Matt Riley)

NCAA Field Hockey vs. Iowa (by Matt Riley)


Field Hockey vs. St. Joseph's (by Matt Riley)

Field Hockey vs. St. Joseph's (by Matt Riley)


Field Hockey vs. Richmond (by Matt Riley)

Field Hockey vs. Richmond (by Matt Riley)


Michelle Vittese and Paige Selenski in London

Pictures from the London Olympics as Vittese and Selenski compete with the US Field Hockey Team


Cavaliers in the Olympics

Photos of Cavaliers at the 2012 Olympic Games in London

•Named the 2012 Virginia Female Collegiate Athlete of the Year at the 67th Annual Portsmouth Sports Club Jamboree, the first collegiate athlete to twice earn the distinction
• Longstreth/NFHCA Division I South Region Player of the Year, her second time winning the honor
• Longstreth/NFHCA Division I First Team All-American
• One of just 11 players in ACC history to earn All-American honors four times and joins Meridith Thorpe and Michelle Vizzuso as the only Virginia players to be a four-time All-American.
• ACC Offensive Player of the Year
• Just the second player in program history to earn the ACC Player of the Year award, joining Lori Mastropietro, who earned the honor in 1998
• All-ACC
• One of just nine players in the 30 year history of the ACC to be a four-time All-ACC selection
• All-VaSID first team
• VaSID Player of the Year, her third time being named the State Player of the Year
• Co-winner of the Virginia Field Hockey Coaches' Award for Excellence
• Became Virginia and the ACC's all-time career points leader in the game at Duke
• Scored the 100th goal of her career in the NCAA Tournament first round game against Iowa, just the 10th player in NCAA history to score 100 career goals
• Finished her career with 238 career points, ranking eighth in the NCAA record book for career points
• Her 100 career goals ranks second in the Virginia and ACC record books, one goal behind Meredith Thorpe's 101 career goals
• Had seven game winners during the season. Her 28 career game-winning goals ranks second in the Cavalier record book
• Her seven career hat tricks ranks third in the Cavalier record book
• Her 90 career games is tied for most in program history
• ACC Player of the Week (week ending Sept. 3)
• Ranked among the top-five players in the nation in scoring, goals-per-game, and points per game
• Led the ACC in seven different statistical categories
• Had three hat tricks in her first eight games of the season
• Seven career hat tricks is tied for third on the Cavalier career list
• Scored four goals, with two assists, against Towson (Aug. 31), her second career four-goal game and giving her a career-high 10 points in the game
• Other hat tricks came against Richmond (Aug. 29) and Miami (Ohio) (Sept. 14)
• Had a goal or an assist in 11 of her first 12 games
• Served as team co-captain with Elly Buckley and Michelle Vittese
• Preseason All-ACC selection

Redshirted the 2011 season to compete with the U.S. National Team

• Current member of the United States National Team
• Competed at the 2012 London Olympics, playing in all six games, scoring a goal against Belgium
• Won a gold medal at 2011 Pan American Games with the US National Team
• Named to United States National Team in June 2010
• Played on U.S. National Team's European Tour in summer 2010, earning her first international caps
• Member of the 2009 United States Junior World Cup Team
• Previous member of USA Field Hockey Development Team
• Played on Mid-Atlantic high performance team in summer 2009 and 2010
• Participated on the U.S. Under-21 squad in 2009 Youth Olympic Festival in Australia
• Competed with U.S. Junior National Team at the 2008 Junior Pan American Games
in Mexico City
• Four-time member of the Under-21 Team (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010)
• Three-time member of the Under-16 Team (2004, 2005, 2006)
• Participated in the 2007 USA Under-21 China Tour
• Twice competed in the International Easter Tournament (2005, 2006)


• Honda Award semifinalist for the second straight year
• NFHCA first team All-American
• First team All-American by
• An All-ACC honoree
• Selected to the all-south region first team
• Named to NCAA All-Tournament team
• Led Virginia in scoring for the third consecutive season with 27 goals
• Also contributed eight assists for 62 points
• Eight game-winning goals tied for most among league players with Maryland's Katie O'Donnell
• Tallied fourth career hat trick in Virginia's 4-3 overtime loss to North Carolina in the NCAA semifinals (Nov. 16)
• Recorded a career-best four goals in UVa's 5-2 win over Old Dominion (Sept. 5)
• Notched eight multi-goal games
• Scored the game-winner in overtime at Boston College (Sept. 24)
• Named the National Player of the Week by (Sept. 6) and ACC Player of the Week (Sept. 7)
• Selected to preseason All-ACC team

• Honda Award semifinalist
• South Region Player of the Year
• NFHCA first team All-American
• First team All-American by
• An All-ACC selection
• Named to the all-south region first team
• Selected to NCAA and ACC All-Tournament teams
• Led UVa with a team-best 27 goals, which ranks third-most in single-season history
• Also contributed eight assists for 62 points, a mark which also ranks third
• Led the ACC with eight game-winning goals
• First career hat trick came at Ohio (Sept. 13) in a 5-0 UVa victory
• Posted second hat trick, along with two assists for a career-best eight points, at Longwood (Oct. 13)
• Tallied seven multiple-goal games
• Scored the game-winning goal that lifted UVa to a 3-2 overtime win against Michigan State (Nov. 15) and advance to the NCAA semifinals
• Had a goal in Virginia's NCAA semifinal game against North Carolina (Nov. 20)
• Selected as the ACC Player of the Week (Sept. 29)
• Named to preseason all-conference squad

• ACC Freshman of the Year
• Named the National Rookie of the Year by
• NFCHA second team All-American
• First team All-American by
• An All-ACC selection
• Selected to the all-south region first team
• Led Virginia in points, goals, game-winning goals, shots and shots on goal
• Tallied 19 goals, the most of any UVa freshman since 1996
• Also recorded nine assists for 47 points
• Had five multiple-goal games
• Notched first career goal in her debut against William & Mary (Aug. 29)
• Contributed two goals and three assists for seven points against Richmond (Oct. 1)
• Two-time National Rookie of the Week (Sept. 29, Nov. 11)
• Co-recipient of UVa's Craig Fielder Memorial Award for overcoming adversity

High School
• Honored as a 2007 All-American
• Named the 2007 Pennsylvania State Player of the Year
• A 2005 Junior Olympian


• Daughter of Brian and the late Judy Selenski
• Two brothers: Brian and Greg
• English major

Selenski's Career Statistics



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