4 Krista Colussi
4 Krista Colussi
Height: 5-8
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Nazareth, PA
High School: Nazareth
Position: C/OF
Bats/Throws: R/R

High School:
Fine four-year career at Nazareth High School ... Served as team captain her junior and senior seasons ... Was coached by Anthony Cocca ... Captured Second Team All-State honors in 2017 ... All-Area First Team as a junior and was a second-team choice in 2018 ... Hit. 596 with 21 RBIs her junior campaign ... As a senior, she helped Nazareth to its first state playoff win in 12 years, advancing to the quarterfinals of the PIAA Class 6A quarterfinals ... First Team EPC her final two years ... Chosen to compete in the 2017 Lehigh Valley Carpenter Cup Tournament, pitting the top underclassmen from Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware ... Eastern Pennsylvania Conference Scholar Athlete Award winner.

Played travel ball for PA Threat

Personal:
Daughter of Jim and Wendy Colussi ... Born August 18 ... Plans to major in biology

Quote:
"I chose Emory because it provides balance between athletics and academics that I was looking for.  The nice weather was also a factor."