High School: Three-year member of South Side Lady Cyclones' team...Served as senior captain and was a two-time team MVP from 2012-13...Named to All-Long Island Second Team as a senior and was No. 1 on Long Island with 58 assists and No. 2 with 115 points...A three-year All-Nassau County selection from 2011-13...Named a 2013 Newsday Player to Watch...Dubbed Booster Club Girls Lacrosse MVP and South Side's Best Athlete and Citizen from 2012-13...Also competed for Liberty Lacrosse Club... Named 2013 US Lacrosse Academic All-American...Member of National Honors Society and Spanish National Honors Society...Recipient of Environmental Systems Award and Bob Bigalow Memorial Award, both as a senior...Participated in Athletes Helping Athletes, Leo Club and Peace Love Joy Club.
Personal: Born Michaela Kate Lynch on April 14, 1995 in Rockville, Centre, NY...Daughter of Kathleen and Robert Lynch...Has one older brother, Robert...Intends to major in finance.
Why GW?: "I chose GW due to its academic excellence as well as its exciting location in the heart of the United States. I admire GW's dedication to building strong athletic programs, in addition to the welcoming lacrosse team and coaching staff."