Friday, 19 April 2013 00:00
Christina Palmenteri is captain and starting third baseman for the Lady Mustangs softball team. Palmenteri has been playing softball since she was 5 years old. Her role model growing up was Jennie Finch.
Palmenteri has been travel baseball since the age of 12 and she is currently playing for the Long Island Hurricanes 18u elite travel team.
She was all division as a freshman, all county as a junior and named captain of the team since her sophomore year.
Palmenteri batted .509 in her junior year. She will attend and play at (currently ranked 14th in the country) Adelphi University and major in nursing or physical education.