Crusaders Women's Lacrosse BIO
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Jessi Button
Player Profile:
Jessi Button 2290092
Position: Defender
Height: 5'2"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Moorestown, N.J.
High School: Moorestown
  • An Emerging Leader in the Holy Cross Leadership Academy

2017:

  • Served as a team captain
  • Started all 17 games
  • Was tied for fifth on the team with 11 caused turnovers
  • Registered 17 ground balls and five draw controls
  • Emerging Leader in the Holy Cross Leadership Academy

2016:

  • Started all 17 games
  • Was fourth on the team with 14 draw controls
  • Tied for fifth on the team with 12 caused turnovers
  • Picked up 15 ground balls
  • Earned a spot on the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

Before Holy Cross:

  • Three-year member of the varsity lacrosse team at Moorestown High School for head coach Deanna Knobloch
  • Team was New Jersey state champions in 2011, 2012 and 2013
  • Earned Academic All-American, All-Burlington County First Team and  All-South Jersey Second Team in 2014 
  • Team captain of the varsity soccer team at Moorestown High School for head coach Bill Mulvihill
  • Also played club lacrosse for South Jersey Select Lacrosse under head coach Kacey Knobloch

Personal:

  • Daughter of Greg and Traci Button
  • Father played baseball and football at Gettysburg College
  • Has one brother (Carter) and one sister (Caroline)
  • Has not yet declared a major

Button's Career Statistics:

Season GP G A Pts GWG GB DC CTO
2016 17 0 0 0 0 15 14 12
2017 17 0 0 0 0 17 5 11
Total 34 0 0 0 0 32 19 23
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