Together, Resilience, Toughness
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
Colonials head to Revolutionary Rival George Mason on Thursday
Colonials look to stay hot at Davidson
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: Team co-captain … One of five Colonials to start all 16 games … Tallied a career-high 13 assists, tied for third-best on the team … Matched career-highs with 22 ground balls and eight draw controls … Recorded a point in 11 games … Had two goals and one assist in the season opener against Monmouth (Feb. 11) … Tallied a team- and career-high six points on two goals and four assists against VCU (April 15) … Also picked up a season-high four ground balls and caused a career-high three turnovers… Registered an assist and snagged a career- and season-high five draw controls in the season finale at Saint Joseph’s (April 29) … A Veteran Leader in GW’s Leadership Academy … Recognized on the GW Athletics Academic Dean’s List.
2016: Appeared in all 17 games and made eight starts ... Tallied career highs with 11 goals, eight assists and 19 points on the year ... Ranked second on the team with 22 draw controls, matching her career best ... Was third on the team in assists ... Also recorded 10 ground balls and a career-high eight caused turnovers ... Scored a career-high four points (2g, 2a) and won a career-best four draw controls at VCU (April 17) ... Also won four draws in the season finale against Saint Joseph's (April 30) ... Matched her career high with three ground balls against Yale (March 12) and George Mason (April 1) ... Scored what proved to be the game-winning goal in a 9-7 win at Mercer and finished with three points on two goals and an assist (March 15) ... Recognized on the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for the spring semester ... A Veteran Leader in GW's Leadership Academy.
2015: Appeared in all 16 games and made 11 starts ... Tallied 12 points on nine goals and three assists ... Ranked third on the team with 22 draw controls ... Added 14 ground balls and six caused turnovers ... Notched her first career hat trick against Duquesne and scored the game-winner with 9.7 seconds left in overtime to give GW a 14-13 victory (April 17) ... Won a career-high four draw controls against California (March 23) ... Recorded three points (1g, 2a), three ground balls and three draw controls at Liberty (Feb. 23) ... Recognized on GW's Athletics Academic Dean's List.
2014: Appeared in 11 games during rookie campaign...Recorded three points on three goals...Scored first career goal in season opener against Howard (Feb. 12)...Also recorded goals against Davidson (March 1) and Mount St. Mary's (March 12)...Took five shots and put four on target for a .800 shots-on-goal percentage...Won four draw controls, including a season-high two draws at St. Bonaventure (April 6)...Caused one turnover against Howard.
High School: ESPNHS Top-50 player for class of 2013 and member of ESPNHS 2013 Girls Lacrosse Watch List...Named 2013 US Lacrosse All-America Honorable Mention...Two-time All-Gazette First Team honoree in 2012 and 2013...Twice named to WCAC All-Conference First Team as a junior and senior and named to Second Team as a sophomore...Named to Washington Post All-Met Second Team in 2013...Helped Good Counsel to 2011 and 2013 WCAC titles...Also competed for Rebels Lacrosse Summer League for four years...Four-year first honors student.
Personal: Born Margaret Shea Cassidy on April 22, 1995 in Silver Spring, MD...Daughter of Barbara and Brendan Cassidy...Has two brothers, Devin and Gerry, and one sister, Bridget...Intends to major in biomedical engineering.
|Goals||3||vs. Duquesne (4/17/15)|
|Assists||4||vs. VCU (4/15/17)|
|Points||6||vs. VCU (4/15/17)|
|Shots||4||3x, Last vs. VCI (4/15/17)|
|Ground Balls||4||vs. VCU (4/15/17)|
|Draw Controls||5||at Saint Joseph's (4/29/17)|
|Caused Turnovers||3||vs. VCU (4/15/17)|
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