Mia, Forcier Pace Colonials Offensively
Cassidy Nets Game-Winner With 9.7 Seconds Left
Colonials Win Sixth Straight Against Hawks Behind Jones, Mia and Lynch
Mia Leads Colonials With Four Goals
Colonials Host Navy on Tuesday Afternoon
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
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.