Laura

Ryan

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#18

Midfield
Height: 5'8"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Stirling, N.J.

Bio

Captain...entering the 2015 season, her 106 career goals are 10th all-time in program history and her 151 career draw controls are second, while her 64 caused turnovers are tied for third all-time.

2014: Served as a team captain…started in all 19 games…earned second team All-Patriot Leaguer honors…was first on the team with 42 points, second with 13 assists, third with 29 goals, first with 41 ground balls, second with 34 draw controls and second with 26 caused turnovers…her 26 caused turnovers ranked fifth all-time for a season at the school...her 2.16 ground balls per game were fifth in the Patriot League and 63rd nationally…her 1.37 caused turnovers per game were 57th in the nation…named the Crusader of the Week (3/17)…tallied two goals and two assists for points on three occasions…posted three goals and two assists for five points as the Crusaders defeated Colgate (4/22) in the Patriot League Tournament quarterfinals by a 10-8 score…totaled three goals and one assist for four points at No. 12 Loyola (Md.) (4/24) in the Patriot League semifinals…member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee and the Holy Cross Leadership Academy…named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2013: Started in all 19 games…earned second team All-Patriot League honors…her 36 goals and 43 points were the second highest on the team...led the team with 52 draw controls third all-time for a single season…fourth in the Patriot League for draw controls per game (2.74)…ranked second on the team in ground balls (30)…first on the team for caused turnovers with 20 tied for ninth all-tome for a single season…tied for second on the team with two game-winning goals…tallied game-winning goals against Lafayette (3/9) and Harvard (4/10)…scored five goals and one assist for a total of six points in contest against Harvard (4/10)…member of the Holy Cross Leadership Academy and the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee…earned Patriot League Academic Honor Roll accolades.  

2012: Started in all 18 games...earned second team All-Patriot League honors...the first Crusader freshman to earn All-League honors since 2007...named AT&T Crusader of the Week (4/2) and Patriot League Rookie of the Week (4/9)...led the team with 50 points, while standing second with 41 goals and third with nine assists...posted the most goals and points by a Crusader freshman since 2004...led the team with 65 draw controls, to place second on the school single-season list...ranked second on the team in game-winning goals (two), free position goals (10) and caused turnovers (18), and third in ground balls (30)...finished fourth in the Patriot League with 3.61 draw controls per game and 10th with 2.28 goals per game...ranked 33rd nationally in draw controls per game and 70th in goals...scored at least one goal in 16 of 18 games played...recorded six hat-tricks...netted her first collegiate goal and led the team with five draw controls in her debut at UMass (2/15)...tallied two goals, one assist and a season-best six draw controls in the win at Bryant (2/22)...scored two goals, including her first career game-winner, against Sacred Heart (3/18)...led the team with five goals and five draw controls at Colgate (3/24)...led the team with five goals and also posted an assist in the regular season game at Navy (3/31)...scored a season-best six goals, including the game-winner, versus Bucknell (4/7)...tallied three goals and one assist against Colgate (4/27) in the Patriot League semifinals...had three goals and a team-high two assists at Navy (4/29) in the Patriot League championship game.

Before Holy Cross: Four-year member of the varsity lacrosse team at Mount St. Mary Academy for coach Allison Mack…senior captain…earned 2010 and 2011 U.S. Lacrosse All-Academic honors…first team All-Conference member in 2009, 2010 and 2011…three-time team MVP…totaled 65 goals, 24 assists, 89 points, 48 ground balls and 62 draw controls as a senior…for her career she tallied 146 goals, 65 assists, 211 points, 126 ground balls and 149 draw controls…also a member of the Tri-State Lacrosse club team for coach Sue Montegari…earned 2010 second team All-Galaxy League honors…four-year member and two-time captain of the varsity soccer team…earned second team All-Conference honors four times…member of the Windham Mountain ski team which won the 2008 and 2010 New York state titles…won the 2010 Sally Davis Scholar Athlete Award…member of National Honor Society and Italian Honor Society.

Personal: Daughter of Mark and Ann Ryan…has one brother (Mark) and one sister (Victoria)…an Economics major.

Ryan's Career Statistics

Season GP G A Pts GWG GB DC CTO
2012 18 41 9 50 2 30 65 18
2013 19 36 7 43 2 30 52 20
2014 19 29 13 42 0 41 34 26
Total 56 106 29 135 4 101 151 64


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