The George Washington University: Women's Basketball

Erica Lawrence
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Erica Lawrence

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Nyack, NY

High School:
Nyack

Height:
6-0

Position:
Forward

Birthdate:
12/06/1980

Experience:
3V

Major:
Exercise Science



A fluid and athletic small forward, Lawrence is a threat to score from anywhere on the court and is a difficult assignment for her defender.

As a Junior in 2001-2002
Started in 28 of 29 games she appeared in, missing one contest to injury...was fourth on the team in scoring, averaging 9.7 points per game...second on the team in rebounds per contest with a 5.4 average...named to the Preseason Atlantic 10 All-Conference Team...scored in double-figures 16 times last season...scored her 1,000th career point versus Delaware in the first round of the WNIT when she exploded for a season-high 23 points to lead the Colonials over the Blue Hens...finished the season ranked 18th in the conference in rebounding, including 11th overall in offensive rebounds per game.


As a Sophomore in 2000-2001:
Named to the Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second Team... Led the team in scoring (Scored 17 on 7-14 shooting with career-high 6 steals vs. URI (2-25-01)...Scored 21 points on 8-10 shooting against SBU (2-22-01). Recorded two-straight double-doubles against Dayton, (19 pts. 12 rebs., 2-2-01) and Xavier (24 pts. 13 rebs., 2-4-01)..Scored 17 points, 13 in the second half, to lead GW past La Salle (1-30-01)...Shot 9-10, including 2-2 from beyond the arc for 27 points against Fordham (1-18-01)... Awarded A-10 Player of the Week on December 24... was selected to the Coca Cola All Tournament team... went 5-6 from the floor for 12 points against No. 1 UConn (11-29-00)... scored 15 points and grabbed 9 rebounds against Seton Hall (12/10/00) in a career-high 40 minutes of play... poured in 17 points and collected 9 rebounds with 4 assists against Mount St. Mary's (12/17/00)... had a season high 3 blocks against Duquesne.

As a Freshman in 1999-2000:
Named to the Atlantic 10 All-Conference Third Team and All-Rookie Team... worked her way into the starting lineup at Vanderbilt, and started every game except the last home game against Dayton, when she relinquished her spot to senior Katarina Baskova for "Senior Night"... led GW with 16 points on 6-12 shooting and eight rebounds at Vanderbilt... scored a career-high 18 points in the rout of Md.-E. Shore... had 12 points on 6-8 shooting against Seton Hall... led all scorers with 18 points at Virginia Tech on 7-10 shooting... named A-10 Rookie of the Week Jan. 16 for her performance against VT... named A-10 Rookie of the Week Feb. 6 for her performances against Seton Hall... led all scorers with 18 points at Virginia Tech on 7-10 shooting... named A-10 Rookie of the Week Jan. 16 for her performance against VT... named A-10 Rookie of the Week Feb. 6 for her performances against Fordham and VT... named A-10 Rookie of the Week on Feb. 27 for her performances against Xavier and Dayton... fourth on the team in scoring (9.3 ppg), and is third in rebounding (4.4 rpg).

High School:
Tallied 1,569 points (16.5 ppg) and 946 rebounds (9.9) in her four-year career at Nyack High School... shot 58% from the field for her career... recorded 154 blocks in her career... named All-League, All-Section and All-County all four years of high school... named to the Sectionals All-Tournament team as a junior and senior... named the Rockland Journal News' County Player of the Year her freshman, junior and senior seasons... named to the New York State Scholar/Athlete Team as a senior... named the Section Player of the Year as a junior... named second team all-state as a sophomore and junior.

Personal:
Daughter of Steven and Marcy Lawrence. Has one older sister Marlena (23).

Lawrence's Career Highs:
Points: 27 at Fordham 1-18-01 (2)
Minutes: 43 at #16 Xavier 2-4-01
FG Made: 12 vs Towson 12-21-00
FG Attempted: 15 at Dayton 2-2-01 (3)
3-pt Made: 3 vs. Duquesne 1-24-01
3-pt Attempted: 8 vs. Duquesne 1-24-01
FT Made: 7 at Fordham 1-18-01
FT Attempted: 8 vs. Duquesne 3-3-01 (5)
Rebounds: 13 at #16 Xavier 2-4-01
Assists: 5 vs. S. Bonaventure 2-22-01
Blocks: 4 at Duquesne 2-27-00
Steals: 6 vs. Rhode island 2-25-01

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