Brianna Rizzari

Brianna Rizzari joined the coaching staff of the women’s lacrosse team for the 2020 season after a stellar four-year career for the Golden Flyers.

The starting goalie from 2016-19 appeared in 66 games and finished her career with 570 saves and 37 victories, including 10 wins in each of the last three seasons. She was a CoSIDA Academic All-American as a senior and a two-time IWLCA Academic Award winner. The four-time All-Empire 8 honoree was the Goaltender of the Year and a first team all-star as a junior in 2018. She was selected to participate in the Senior All-Star game and earned her second All-Region honor as a senior in 2018.

Rizzari ranks second on the all-time career list for saves (570) and has the second highest single-season total with 189 saves in 2018. At Nazareth, she continues to work toward her graduate degree in Physical Therapy.