Together, Resilience, Toughness
Show Celebrates a Year of Excellence in GW Athletics
Lynch matches career-high with five points on three goals and two assists
Wise matches season-high with 12 saves
Lynch, Shollenberger, and Shea Cassidy have career-high breaking performances on Senior Day
Lacrosse Senior Day 4.19.15
George Washington v California
George Washington v Navy
GW vs. Johns Hopkins (3.08.2014) Photos by: Mitchell Layton
GW vs. Liberty (2.26.2014) Photos by: Mitchell Layton & George Kubas
2017: Named MVP for the 2017 season … One of five Colonials to start all 16 games … Ranked tied for first on the team with 45 points on 25 goals and a team-high 20 assists … Added 22 ground balls, 19 draw controls, and 13 caused turnovers – all career-highs … Her 129 career points and 194 career shots rank tenth-most all-time in program history … Also ranks ninth-most all-time at GW with 84 draw controls … Tallied three points (1g, 2a) and picked up a season-high four ground balls in the season opener against Monmouth (Feb. 11) … Had a career-high matching three assists in the Colonials first win of the season against Robert Morris (March 11) … Registered her 100th career point on a season-high five point performance (2g, 3a) at Davidson (April 2) … Also snagged a season-high three draw controls … Had back-to-back four goal games at George Mason (April 13) and against VCU (April 15) … Earned her third hat trick of the season against Duquesne (April 23) … Recorded two goals and two assists on a season-high eight shots in the season finale at Saint Joseph’s (April 29) … Recognized on the GW Athletics Academic Dean’s List.
2016: Started all 16 games in which she played ... Ranked third on the team with 21 goals and 27 points ... Also recorded a career-high 21 ground balls and eight caused turnovers, plus 13 draw controls ... Tallied at least one point in 13-of-17 games ... Caused a career-high three turnovers at Mount St. Mary's (March 9) ... Scored two goals and picked up three ground balls at Mercer (March 15) ... Notched her first hat trick of the season against Old Dominion (March 19) ... Named A-10 Co-Player of the Week on March 21 for her efforts against the Bears and Lady Monarchs ... Picked up a career-best eight ground balls and added two caused turnovers at St. Bonaventure (April 3) ... The eight ground balls matched the fourth-highest single-game total in program history ... Scored a career-high four goals against No. 19 Massachusetts (April 10) ... Also scored four goals and added two assists for a career-best six points at VCU (April 17) ... Won a season-high three draw controls and added three points (2g, 1a), a ground ball and a caused turnover against La Salle (April 22) ... Recognized on the GW Athletics Academic Dean's List ... Earned a spot on the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for the spring semester.
2015: Appeared in all 16 games and made 14 starts ... Ranked third on the team with 21 goals, 12 assists and 33 points on the year ... Added 16 ground balls, 13 draw controls and seven caused turnovers ... Tallied at least one point in the final 11 straight games of the season with 10 multi-point efforts in that span ... Recorded a season-high four points on two goals and two assists against Mount St. Mary's (March 17) and Duquesne (April 17) ... Notched three hat tricks on the season - at Davidson (March 27), against Saint Joseph's (April 3) and at Massachusetts in the season finale (April 26) ... Registered two goals, three ground balls, two draw controls and two caused turnovers at Liberty (Feb. 23) ... Member of GW Athletics Academic Dean's List.
2014: Appeared in all 16 games and logged 11 starts during rookie campaign...Led all freshmen and tied for third on team with 25 points...Scored 18 goals and dished out seven assists...Opened career with two points on a goal and a helper in season opener against Howard (Feb. 12)...Tallied a career-high five points with a pair of goals and a career-high three assists against Saint Joseph's (April 27)...Scored a career-high three goals at Richmond (April 13)...Recorded two or more points in eight contests...Registered a point in all but five games...Of the 41 shots taken she put 35 on target for a .854 shots-on-goal percentage...Netted game-winner against Davidson (March 1)...Won a team-high 39 draw controls, which ranks eighth on GW's single-season list...Won a career-high five draws against Massachusetts (April 11)...Won two or more draw controls 12 times...Picked up 11 ground balls...Caused two turnovers...Tabbed A-10 Rookie of the Week (April 21)...Named to Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team...Member of GW Athletics Academic Dean's List.
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..Majoring in finance.
|Goals||4||5x, Last vs. VCU (4/15/17)|
|Assists||3||3x, Last at Davidson (4/2/17)|
|Points||6||at VCU (4/17/16)|
|Shots||8||at Saint Joseph's (4/29/17)|
|Ground Balls||8||at St. Bonaventure (4/3/16)|
|Draw Controls||5||vs. Massachusetts (4/11/14)|
|Caused Turnovers||3||at Mount St. Mary's (3/9/16)|
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