Crusaders Women's Lacrosse BIO
Kat Sutton
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Kat Sutton 2290053
Position: Assistant Coach
Hometown: Saratoga Springs, N.Y.
High School: Saratoga Springs

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Captain…enters the seasonranked seventh all-time at Holy Cross with 79 career drawcontrols.

2011: Started inall 17 games…earned second team All-Patriot Leaguehonors…led the team with 35 goals and a career-best 44points…tied for 10th in the Patriot League with 2.06 goalsper game…second on the team with a career-best nineassists…led the team with a career-best 14 free-positiongoals…her 0.82 free-position goals per game were third inthe Patriot League…tied for the team-lead with 27 drawcontrols...tied for third with a career-best 21 groundballs…posted a career-best eight caused turnovers...recordedat least one point in the first 15 games of the season extendingher point scoring streak to 44 straight games…netted atleast one goal in the first 14 games as her goal scoring streakwent to 43 games…scored two goals including the game-winnerin the 12-5 victory versus Yale (2/26)…posted three goalsand two assists for five points in the 12-7 win at Sacred Heart(3/19)…tallied four goals and one assist for five points atVermont (3/30)…netted three goals in the 11-10 victoryversus Navy (4/2)…earned Patriot League Offensive Player ofthe Week (4/4) honors for her performances versus Vermont andNavy…scored a season-best five goals and recorded one assistfor a season-high six points in the 18-16 win at Lafayette(4/23)…named to the Patriot League Academic HonorRoll.

2010: Earnedsecond team All-Patriot League accolades…played in all 17games with 16 starts…led the team with a career-best 36goals, while ranking second with 42 points and fifth with sixassists…scored at least one goal in all 17 games…her2.12 goals per game tied for seventh in the Patriot League...secondon the team with 27 draw controls and tied for fifth with 17 groundballs…led the team with 11 free-positiongoals…tallied four goals in the 12-10 win over Mount St.Mary’s (3/3)…recorded three goals and two assists inthe 12-10 victory over Vermont (3/13)…netted the game-winnerin the 15-7 victory over Bucknell (4/3)…recorded five goalsand one assist in the 16-11 win over American (4/24).

2009: Played in all 16 games with 12starts....named the Patriot League Rookie of the Weektwice...ranked fourth on the team with 20 goals and fifth with 24points, in addition to dishing out four assists...second on theteam with 25 draw controls...picked up 14 ground balls and causedfive turnovers...scored at least one goal in the last 12 games ofthe season...recorded her first collegiate point with an assist inthe 11-7 season-opening victory over UMass (2/17)...scored herfirst collegiate goal and also added an assist at UMBC (3/6)...hadtwo goals and one assist for three points at Bucknell (3/28)...named the Patriot League Rookie of the Week (4/6), after postingtwo goals against Yale (4/1), and two goals and one assist in the11-10 double-overtime win over Lehigh (4/4)...earned Patriot LeagueRookie of the Week (4/19) honors for the second time, after scoringtwo against UConn (4/15) and a season-best three goals in the 16-12victory over American (4/18).

Before Holy Cross: Four-year member of thevarsity lacrosse team at Saratoga Springs H.S. in Saratoga Springs,N.Y., for coach Sue Hoffman...senior captain...earned U.S. LacrosseAll-America honors in 2008...led the team in scoring with 59 goalsand 39 assists for 98 points as a senior, in addition to picking up70 ground balls...received the team’s MVP Award and theschool’s Outstanding Athlete Award in 2008...totaled 51 goalsand 18 assists for 69 points as a junior...received theteam’s Most Improved Player Award in 2007...earned first teamAll-Star accolades from the Times Union and theSaratogian in 2007 and 2008...received first team SuburbanCouncil All-Star honors in 2007 and 2008, after being a second teamselection in 2005 and 2006...four-time member of the New York StateScholar-Athlete Team...member of the Albany Elite club team forcoach Lindsey Hart, playing in the 2007 Empire State Games...also afour-year member and senior captain of the varsity tennisteam...received the tennis team’s Outstanding Athlete Awardin 2008 and the Most Improved Athlete Award in 2007...member of theSaratogian All-Star tennis team in 2007 and 2008...memberof National Honor Society.

Personal: Daughter of Rod and Amy Sutton...hasone sister (Patricia)...her sister currently serves as theCrusaders’ assistant coach, and is Holy Cross’ careerrecord holder in goals (215) and points (291)...a Sociologymajor.

Sutton's Career Statistics

Season GP G A Pts GWG GB DC CTO
2009 16 20 4 24 0 14 25 5
2010 17 36 6 42 1 17 27 4
2011 17 35 9 44 1 21 27 8
Total 50 91 19 110 2 52 79 17


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