|Hometown:||Rockville Centre, N.Y.|
|High School:||South Side|
Before Holy Cross: Three-year member of the South Side
H.S. varsity soccer team...named 2009 Scholar Athlete...earned
All-Conference honors in 2008...2009 Nassau County finals MVP
(Class A)...recieved Coaches Award in 2008 and 2009...team was the
2009 Field Turf’s Annual Metro Soccer Team of the
Year...team won the 2007 and 2009 state championsship, and was the
runner-up in 2008...also a member of the indoor and outdoor track
and field teams...played for Rockville Centre Power soccer
club...team won the 2007 Columbia Invitational title and the 2009
NEWSS championship, while finishing as a 2009 N.Y. State Cup
semifinalist...member of National Honor Society and National
Spanish Honor Society.
Personal: Daughter of Christopher and Lillian Bellando...has a brother (Christopher) and a sister (Danielle)...majoring in Biology.