Culver-Stockton College women's soccer coach Tyler Tomlinson has announced that Marissa DiSchino has signed a letter of intent to attend school and play for the Lady Wildcats, beginning with the 2012-13 school year.
"Goalkeeper is a position where we need some depth," said Tomlinson. "Marissa has an aggressive, off-the-line style of goalkeeping that we liked."
DiSchino, a goalkeeper from Greenwood, Ind. (Center Grove HS) played three at Wentzville (Mo.) Holt High School where she played both volleyball and soccer. She was named to the Gateway Conference South Division All-Academic team durng her time at Holt.
DiSchino is the 12th recruit to sign with the Lady Wildcats for the 2012-13 season, joining defender Jill Griebel of St. Louis, Mo. (Rosati-Kain HS); midfielder Kelsie Schlager of O'Fallon, Mo (Fort Zumwalt North HS); midfielder Alyx Seats of Wentzvile, Mo. (Timberland HS), and Hannah LeBlanc of Mount Pleasant, Iowa (Mount Pleasant HS).
Also signing with the Wildcats are forward Skylar Barger of Buhl, Idaho (Buhl, HS), defender Hannah Witte of Quincy, Ill. (Quincy Notre Dame HS), forward Brittney McMahon of St. Louis, Mo. (Hancock Place HS) midfielder Cassidy Rogers of Falcon, Colo. (Falcon HS), forward Miranda Raevsky of Rose Hill, Kan. (Rose Hill HS), midfielder Vanessa Herr of Bloomington, Ill. (Central Catholic HS/Kaskaskia College) and defender Alex Wipfler-Gronek of Saint Peters, Mo. (Fort Zumwalt East HS).
Culver-Stockton, located in Canton, Mo., is affiliated with the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and is a member of the 10-team Heart of America Athletic Conference (HAAC) featuring colleges and universities in Missouri, Kansas, Iowa and Nebraska. The Wildcats completed the 2011 season with a 6-11-1 overall record.