Athletics News

Colonial Of The Week

April 16, 2007

Name: Kristin Karcsh
Position: Midfield
Class: Junior
Sport: Women's Lacrosse
Hometown: Kennett Square, PA
High School: Bishop Shanahan

Karcsh became the sixth player in the women's lacrosse program's history to reach the career 100-point plateau in guiding GW to a pair of conference road victories. Karcsh scored a career-high nine points on five goals and four assists in a 20-10 victory at La Salle on Friday, helping the Colonials amass the second-most goals in a single-game in team history. On Sunday, Karcsh upped her point- scored streak to 12 games with a goal in GW's 7-6 win at Temple, a triumph which moved the Colonials into a second-place tie in the Atlantic 10 standings. Karcsh, who was named league Co-Player of the Week on Monday, leads GW with a single-season career-best 32 goals and 12 assists and ranks in the Top 6 in the A-10 in goals, assists and points.

Karcsh's weekly stats: 2 GP, 6 goals, 4 assists, 10 points, 3 draw controls, 3 ground balls, 1 caused turnover