Colonials Look to Return to A-10 Championship for Second Straight Season
GW vs. Richmond (3.29.2013) Photos by: George Kubas II
2013: Made 11 appearances and logged nine starts during rookie season...Picked up 10 ground balls, including a career-high two against La Salle (April 5) and at Massachusetts (April 7)...Won two draw controls, against Navy (March 20) and at Temple (April 19)...Caused five turnovers, including a career-high two at Massachusetts...Named to GW Athletics Academic Dean's List.
High School: Four-year starter and three-sport athlete at Sea Cliff...Captained squad her senior year...Led lacrosse team to two straight Nassau County Championships in 2011 and 2012...Named 2012 All-Nassau County...Helped team to 2009 Nassau County Championship...All-Conference selection in 2011...Four-time scholar-athlete...Recipient of 2012 United States Army Reserve National Scholar-Athlete Award...Scholar-athlete and all-conference selection for soccer and track and field...Led soccer team to back-to-back conference championships in 2009 and 2010...Helped track and field squad to 2012 county championship...Member of National Honors Society, National Foreign Language Honors Society and National Science Honors Society...Awarded Outstanding Physics Student by American Association of Physics Teachers...Also competed for Long Island Liberty Lacrosse Club.
Personal: Born Cara Dellavecchia on Sept. 16, 1994 in Glen Head, NY...Daughter of Linda and Charles Dellavecchia...Has three older brothers, Michael, Mark and Christopher...Intends to major in international economics at GW.