WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (July 31, 2012) - William and Mary lacrosse head coach Brooke
Ireland has announced that seven student-athletes will join the program for the
2012-13 academic year.
incoming class includes six midfielders and a goalkeeper.
"We are excited to
have this class join our Tribe Family this fall," Ireland said. "This class
brings a competitive spirit, and we are looking forward to the many
contributions their talent will bring to the program over the next four
The following is a
brief look at the Tribe's 2012-13 recruiting class:
Roswell High School
Four-year letterwinner as a midfielder for head coach Sue
Scheer at Roswell High School ... Honored as a High School All-American in 2011
and 2012 ... Also earned first-team all-state honors as a junior and a senior ...
Member of the Georgia National Team three times (2009-11) ... Garnered High
School Academic All-America honors in 2011 and 2012 ... Served as a team captain
at RHS during her junior and senior years ... Finished her senior season with 100
points on 80 goals and 20 assists ... Also recorded 118 draw controls, 42 ground
balls and 46 caused turnovers ... Member of the National Honor Society and was an
AP Scholar ...
Daughter of Bentley and Beth Boger ... Father played lacrosse
at Duke University (1973-75) ... Mom currently officiates women's lacrosse at the
high school level ... Enjoys sailing, skiing and spending time with family and
Fairfax Station, Va.
Four-year letterwinner as a midfielder at Robinson Secondary
School ... Earned first-team All-Northern Region honors as a junior and a senior
... Garnered second-team all-region honors as a sophomore ... Selected first-team
All-Concord District three times (2010-12) ... Led her team in points, assists,
draw controls, ground balls and caused turnovers during both her junior and
senior seasons ... Earned Washington Post
All-Met honorable mention distinction in 2011 ... Named an Under Armour
Underclass All-American All-Star (DC-Metro) in 2010 ... WDNT School Girls
Division (DC Team 2) in 2010 and 2011 ... Helped her team win the 2009 Prague Cup
Silver Medal and was selected as the Game MVP after leading her squad in
scoring ... Member of the 2009 U-15 National Tournament silver medal winning team
... Helped RSS win the district and region titles before reaching the state
finals in 2009 ... Lettered once in field hockey and twice in swimming ... Member
of the National Honor Society, Tri-M Music Honor Society, Partner's Club,
All-A-B Honor Roll and Principal's List ... Member of Choir Council from 2008-12
and was selected as the Most Valuable Ensemble Member in 2009 ... Section Leader
of the District Chorus in 2012 ...
Daughter of Chris and Sally Collier ... Mother played lacrosse
at Virginia ... Uncle, Jimmy Ulman, was an All-America lacrosse player at
Virginia and captained the 1972 national championship team ... Grandfather,
Bernie Ulman, played lacrosse and football at Maryland and is a NFL referee ...
Enjoys singing, sports and writing.
Dunn Loring, Va. (George
George C. Marshall
Four-year letterwinner as a goalkeeper for head coach
Nicholle Depaz-Clinton at George C. Marshall High School ... Two-time Academic
All-American (2011, 2012) ... Earned first-team all-district and second-team
all-region distinction as a senior ... Also garnered All-Met Honorable Mention
accolades in 2012 after totaling 142 saves ... Earned second-team all-district
honors as a junior ... Selected as her team's Defensive MVP in 2011 and 2012 ...
Finished her prep career with 384 saves, a .474 save percentage and a goal
against average of 9.4 ... Also earned a letter on the coed golf team ...
Scholar-Athlete honoree all four years ... IB Diploma recipient and an honor
graduate ... Earned Academic Letter three times (2009-11) ... Member of the National Honor Society,
National Social Studies Honor Society, National Art Honor Society and Math
Honor Society ...
Daughter of Scott Crizer and Marie Buchwalter ... Mother
attended William and Mary ... Enjoys snowboarding, outdoor activities and art.
Two-year letterwinner as a midfielder for head coach Anne
Staut at Kellenberg Memorial High School ... Earned all-league honors in 2011 ...
Totaled 38 goals and 10 assists as a senior ... Garnered team's Most Improved
Player distinction in 2009 ... Four-year letterwinner in swimming and track ...
Two-time captain of the swimming team and captained the track team for one year
... State qualifier and team's MVP in swimming in 2012 ... First Chair Orchestra
Violin and a member of the Chamber Music Society ... Junior and Senior Retreat
Leader ... Member of the Speech and Debate teams ... Also part of NYSSMA 5-12,
Catholic League, C.R.O.S.S., Sodality, S.A.L.T. and XLT ...
Daughter of Bradley and Mary Goss ... Older brother, Joseph,
plays football at Princeton ... Enjoys participating in charity runs, biathlons
and boating ... Certified lifeguard who coached a swim team and taught swim
McLean, Va. (Langley)
Langley High School
Three-year letterwinner as a midfielder for head coach
Richard DeSomma at Langley High School ... Earned US Lacrosse All-America
Honorable Mention distinction as a senior ... Also invited to the 2012 US
Lacrosse Champion All-American Showcase ... Served as a captain during her senior
season and helped lead LHS to VHSL AAA State Runner-Up distinction ... Garnered first-team
all-district and second-team all-region honors in 2012 ... Named to the 2012 US
Lacrosse All-Academic Team ... Earned first-team all-district and honorable
mention all-region accolades as a junior ... Also garnered High School Sports
Player of the Week distinction in 2011 ... Helped LHS earn Liberty District and
Northern Region titles as a sophomore ... Earned honorable mention all-district
honors in 2010 and was a member of the all-district tournament team ... Garnered
the 2010 Varsity Lacrosse Coaches Award ... Also earned three letters in indoor
track and field as a distance runner and as a pole vaulter and one letter in
field hockey ... Placed 11th in pole vault
at the 2012 VHSL AAA State Indoor Meet ... Earned indoor all-district and
all-region honors in pole vault as a senior ... Garnered indoor all-district
accolades in pole vault as a junior ... Three-time Scholar Athlete Award winner
(2010-12) ... Member of the Science Honor Society ... Served as the LHS Yearbook
Photo Editor in 2011 and 2012 ... Placed third at the 2011 International Science
and Engineering Fair in Los Angeles, Calif. ... Won Grand Prize at the 2011
Fairfax Regional Science Fair ... Placed first at the Fairfax County Regional
Science and Engineering Fair three times (2009-11) ...
Daughter of John and Karen Martins ... Worked as a sailing
camp counselor and was an intern at the National Institute of Health.
Paoli, Pa. (Great
Great Valley High
Four-year letterwinner as a midfielder and defender for head
coach Joe Tornetta at Great Valley High School ... Earned honorable mention
All-America distinction as a senior ... Also garnered first-team all-area and
first-team ChesMont League honors in 2012 ... Served as a team captain during her
senior season ... Two-time Academic All-American ... Played on two undefeated
ChesMont League championship teams and helped GVHS reach the 2011 Pennsylvania
state semifinals ... Won the team's Doug Miles Award for academic and athletic
excellence as well as the Team Spirit Award for dedication and positive
attitude ... Earned the GVHS Al Como Award for most outstanding female athlete ...
Also a four-year letter winner in swimming and a two-year letterwinner in field
hockey ... Four-year state qualifier and two-time All-American in swimming ... Also
garnered first-team all-area accolades twice ... Set two individual school
records and was part of three relay school records ... Served as a captain during
her senior season and was chosen as the team's MVP ... Earned distinguished
honors every semester ... Volunteered as the Yearbook Selection Editor ... Studied
in Switzerland for a semester as part of the "Swiss Semester" academic program
... Member of Young Life ...
Daughter of Jim and Patty Shaughnessy ... Father played
football at Arizona State (1965-69) and professionally for the New England
Patriots during the 1971 preseason ... Enjoys traveling, reading and skiing.
Three-year letterwinner as a midfielder for head coach Lori
Wales at Ursuline Academy ... Two-time team captain who earned all-state honors
as a junior ... Also selected to the U.S. Lacrosse National All-Academic Team in
2011 ... Named to the Dallas Morning News
All-Area Team in 2011 ... Member of the National Honor Society and was on the
Honor Roll all four years ... Served as an Ursuline Ambassador ... Head coach of
St. Monica Girls lacrosse team ...
Daughter of Tim and Kathy Taylor ... Aunt, Keri Preng, played
tennis at Florida State (1987-90).