Lynch matches career-high with five points on three goals and two assists
Lynch, Shollenberger, and Shea Cassidy have career-high breaking performances on Senior Day
Forcier leads Colonials with four goals and one assist
Lynch reaches 100 career points with two goals and three assists
Colonials look to stay hot at Davidson
2017: Member of the Lacrosse Leadership Council … Saw action in all 16 games and made 12 starts … Tallied seven goals and 13 assists for 20 points on the year … Also had 14 ground balls, 12 draw controls, and 10 caused turnovers – all career-highs … Closed out the season by recording a point in each of the last six games, and tallied a point in 12 games total … Recorded a career-high three points at Davidson (April 2) on two goals and one assist … Made a career-high three assists in the season finale at Saint Joseph’s (April 29) … A Leader in GW’s Leadership Academy … Recognized on the GW Athletics Academic Dean’s List.
2016: Appeared in all 17 games and made two starts ... Tallied four goals and three assists for seven points on the year ... Added nine ground balls, five draw controls and five caused turnovers ... Scored all four goals during A-10 play ... Picked up a career-high four ground balls and added two caused turnovers, an assist and a draw control against George Mason (April 1) ... Recorded a goal, two draw controls and a ground ball against Davidson (April 8) ... An Emerging Leader in GW's Leadership Academy ... Recognized on the GW Athletics Academic Dean's List ... Earned a spot on the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for both semesters.
2015: Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team ... Appeared in all 16 games as a rookie and led all GW freshmen with eight goals, 10 ground balls, seven draw controls and five caused turnovers ... Made her collegiate debut in the season opener at Johns Hopkins (Feb. 18) ... Scored her first career goal against Yale (Feb. 21) ... Scored a season-best two goals, including the equalizer at Liberty (Feb. 23) and was named Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week ... Scored a goal in three straight A-10 games from April 10-19 ... Picked up a season-high four ground balls against Richmond (April 10) ... Named A-10 Rookie of the Week for the second time on April 20 after recording two goals, four draw controls and two caused turnovers in wins over Duquesne and St. Bonaventure ... Won a season-high four draws and caused a pair of turnovers against the Bonnies (April 19) ... Registered three ground balls and two caused turnovers at George Mason (April 24) ... Recognized on the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for both semesters ... Named to GW's Athletics Academic Dean's List.
High School: Four-year starter and senior captain at Brookfield...Named Rookie of the Year and earned a spot on the all-division team...Three-time All-South-West Conference selection...Named Impact Player following sophomore year...Named to Connecticut All-State Second Team as a junior and First Team as a senior...Selected to Connecticut Super Juniors squad and was tabbed a Connecticut All-Star...Also competed for Nor'easter Lacrosse Club...Three-year member of Brookfield varsity soccer and senior captain...Member of National Honors Society.
Personal: Born Brooke Anne Sands on Feb. 11, 1996 in Brookfield, CT...Daughter of Leslie and John Sands...Has two older sisters, Cara and Emily...Intends to major in exercise science at GW.
|Goals||2||2x, Last at Davidson (4/2/17)|
|Assists||3||at Saint Joseph's (4/29/17)|
|Points||3||2x, Last at Saint Joseph's (4/29/17)|
|Shots||3||3x, Last vs. VCU (4/15/17)|
|Ground Balls||4||2x, Last vs. George Mason (4/1/16)|
|Draw Controls||4||vs. St. Bonaventure (4/19/15)|
|Caused Turnovers||2||7x, Last at Massachusetts (4/21/17)|
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