Lisa Masella Saunders
Lisa Masella Saunders
Team: Women's Basketball
Class of: 2006

Lisa (Masella) Saunders was a dominant low-post presence for the women's basketball program from 2002-06. She started every contest over her four-year career and still ranks second all-time in rebounds (968), blocks (72) and games started (109), fifth in field goal percentage (.522) and eighth in points (1,289).

A native of Newtown, Connecticut, Masella was a two-year captain and four-time All-GNAC honoree, garnering first team honors as a junior in 2004-05. Masella was a member of Western New England teams that went 74-35 for a .679 winning percentage over her four-year career, and she led the Golden Bears to a program record 21-win campaign as a senior in 2005-06.