6  Shayla Giosia
Shayla  Giosia


Runnemede, N.J.

High School:
Gloucester Catholic



Health Science


Stony Brook Athletics honors 2013-14 endowed scholarship donors and recipients

Sixteen student-athletes receive endowed scholarships from generous donors.


Stony Brook Athletics celebrates at the Wolfies

Stony Brook hosts its annual end-of-year awards banquet.


Softball outlasts Maine in 15 innings to earn Sunday sweep

Seawolves win 4-2 and 3-2 on Sunday in Orono


Lucido fires softball to split at Rutgers

Junior pitcher has won six straight decisions


Softball hits the road to face Rutgers Wednesday

Seawolves enter with a 22-17 overall record

Named first team all-conference, finishing second in the America East with 12 home runs, while hitting a career-high .382 with 46 rbi...became the school's career rbi leader with an rbi single vs. Binghamton in the America East tournament on May 8...went 3-for-4 vs. North Florida on Mar. 1...hit the game-winning home run vs. eventual top-25 James Madison on Mar. 8...went 3-for-3 with two triples, a double, three runs scored and six rbi vs. Morgan State on Mar. 15...went 3-for-4 with win two doubles, a home run, three runs scored and three rbi in Stony Brook's conference opener vs. Binghamton on Apr. 4...hit a go-ahead home run vs. Seton Hall in the seventh inning on Apr. 23...set her career-high with eight rbi vs. UMBC on senior day, finishing 4-for-4 with a home run...plated the game-winning run with a go-ahead single in the America East tournament game vs. Maine on May 7.

Named second-team All-America East Conference after hitting .301 with a team-high 14 doubles...reached base three times vs. Liberty on Mar. 2 ... belted a three-run triple vs. Liberty on Mar. 1 ... 2-for-5 with an RBI vs. Charlotte on Feb. 28 ... recorded two RBIs vs. Georgia State on Feb. 22....batted 2-for-3 with a pair of doubles and an RBI against UMBC on Apr. 1...went 2-for-4 with three RBI against Umass Lowell on Apr. 13...slugged a home run en route to a three RBI game against Fairleigh Dickinson on Apr. 24...delivered two hits, three runs scored and three RBI against Binghamton on May 2...went 2-for-3 with two RBI and two runs scored against UMBC on May 8...belted a home run and added four RBI in a two hit game against Albany on May 9.

Started all 60 games in centerfield ... hit .322 with seven home runs and lead the team with 65 hits, 35 RBI, 35 runs scored and nine stolen bases ... posted a perfect 1.000 fielding percentage (71-for-71 on putouts) and three outfield assists ... named second-team All-America East ... named to the America East All-Tournament Team ... named the America East Player of the Week on Feb. 25 ... went 2-for-5 with a grand slam and five RBI in a win over Bucknell on Feb. 23 ... went 3-for-4 and scored two runs in a 4-3 win over Bucknell on Feb. 24 ... hit a solo home run against Kansas on Mar. 3 ... had two hits, including a home run, and three RBI in a victory over Providence on Mar. 17 ... went 2-for-4 with a home run, four RBI and two runs against LIU Brooklyn on Mar. 27 ... went 4-for-9 with four runs, two RBI and a stolen base in a three game sweep of UMBC on Mar. 30-31 ... drove in three runs in a win over Quinnipiac on Apr. 4 ... went 4-for-7 with two runs in a 15-inning win at Maine on Apr. 21 ... went 2-for-3 with a home run and two runs in a win over Seton Hall on May 1 ... hit a two-run home run against Hartford in the America East Tournament ... hit a go-ahead grand slam in the fifth inning of the America East final vs. Albany.

Led the Seawolves in home runs (8), RBI (44), runs scored (36), doubles (13), total bases (95) and slugging percentage (.552) ... set Stony Brook rookie record for most RBI in a single season ... named second-team All-Conference ... named to the America East All-Rookie team ... named America East Rookie of the Week three times (Mar. 12, Mar. 26, Apr. 9) ... hit the go-ahead three-run home run against Charlotte in the sixth inning on Feb. 18 as the Seawolves prevailed 4-3 ... hit .333 (4-for-12) with four RBI in four games at the GW Colonial Classic on Mar. 2-4 ... went 5-for-6 with a run and two RBI in two games vs. Holy Cross on Mar. 17 ... went 1-for-3 with the game-winning two-run home run against Fairfield on Mar. 21 ... hit two home runs and knocked in four in a 10-0 win vs. Hartford on Mar. 25 ... went 3-for-4 with two runs and two RBI against Long Island on Apr. 3 ... went 3-for-6 with five RBI in two games vs. Rider on Apr. 9 ... went 2-for-4 with a home run and 3 RBI at UMBC on Apr. 14 ... went 2-for-4 with a grand slam in a win at Binghamton on Apr. 29 ... hit a two-run homer against Albany in the America East Tournament on May 12.

High School:
Four-year letterwinner at Gloucester Catholic for head coach Tom Sullivan ... also played basketball and soccer ... captain of the softball team as a senior, led the squad to a first-place finish in the state for the second straight year ... hit .415 as a senior ... also played for the Mystics Gold summer team and head coach Stacey Jackson.

Shayla Giosia ... born May 24, 1993 in Voorhees, N.J ... daughter of Robert and Diana Giosia ... majoring in health sciences.

Giosia Fun Facts:
Favorite hobby: singing ... Favorite sport other than softball: soccer ... Favorite actor: Tom Cruise ... Favorite musician: Taylor Swift ... If I could be a cartoon character, I'd be: Super Woman ... Person in history I'd most like to meet: Marilyn Monroe ... Most impressive person I've ever met: Jennnie Finch.

Giosia's Career Statistics
2015 47/47 .382 157 40 60 9 3 12 46 111 .707 12 1 .420 4 .977 5/8
2014 52/51 .301 163 16 49 14 1 4 38 77 .472 5 1 .320 3 1.000 11/14
2013 60/60 .322 202 35 65 11 0 7 35 97 .480 10 0 .350 2 1.000 9/10
2012 54/54 .337 172 36 58 13 0 8 44 95 .552 5 3 .367 0 .988 8/9
TOTAL 213/212 .334 694 127 232 47 4 31 163 380 .548 32 6 .369 9 .992 33/41