16 - Casey Vitale
Casey Vitale
Height: 5-6
Year: Junior
Hometown: St. Louis, Mo.
High School: Lewis and Clark Community College
Position: Forward

2013: Did not see action in any games.

Prior to Southern: Spent two years at Lewis & Clark Community College in St. Louis, Mo. before enrolling at Southern where she tallied 27 goals in two years earning All-Regional honors as a freshman in 2010 while earning All-American honors as a sophomore in 2011.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Pattonville High School and high school teammate of Southern defender Samantha Zoltanski, Vitale was a three-time all-conference selection as a sophomore, junior and senior while earning All-State honorable mention as a senior. Recorded 47 goals in her final two years notching 24 goals as a junior while recording 23 goals as a senior. Was named the Top Offensive Player for the Pirates as a senior while also being selected to St. Louis high school all-star game. Helped lead the Pirates to a pair of top three finishes at state as PHS would finish third in 2009 while taking runner-up honors in 2010.

Personal: Plans to study Special Education at Southern.