Women's Water Polo Hosts Home Finale; Lacrosse, Sailing, Men's and Women's Rowing Look to Extend Seasons
Tied for second on the team with 50 goals - the eighth-highest single-season total in program history and third-most by a GW rookie - and third with 67 points in her inaugural season ... The 67 points were the third-most ever by a Colonial freshman ... Scored a program-record 24 ejection goals and ranked fifth on the team with 17 assists, 27 steals and 20 ejections drawn ... Took 143 shots on the year, the sixth-mot ever by a Colonial ... Named CWPA Southern Division Rookie of the Week three times (Feb. 20, March 27, April 23), matching Allison Peotter ('09) and classmate Hannah Cox for the most ever by a Colonial ... Tallied multiple points in 20 of 33 games with at least three points 11 times and at least four points seven times ... Posted 12 multi-goal games, including seven hat tricks and five contests with four or more goals ... Scored a career-high five goals and five points at Bucknell in the Bison Invitational (Feb. 16) ... Also tallied five points (4g, 1a) against Villanova, scoring the game-winner on a power play with one minute remaining in a 9-8 victory (March 23) ... Again recorded five points on a goal and a career-high four assists against VMI (April 6) ... Tied the game against Gannon in the Eastern Championship on a man-up goal just 13 seconds into the third quarter after spending much of the first half on the bench with two fouls, then scored three goals in the fourth quarter to seal a 13-7 win (April 26).
Four-time all-league selection at Las Lomas High School, including first team honors in 2010 and 2011 ... Scored 65 goals and added 29 assists and 25 steals as a senior ... Two-time First-Team All-East Bay and First-Team North Coast Section DII honoree ... Named a Fourth-Team California-Hawaii All-American by Kai Sports ... 2010 Honorable Mention All-American ... Two-time North Coast Section Scholar-Athlete in 2008 and 2009 ... Graduated as the Knights' fourth all-time leading scorer (96 goals) while ranking second in career assists (62) ... Also tallied 69 steals in 73 games played in her high school career ... Received the 2011 Outstanding High School Career Award from Las Lomas ... Helped lead the Knights to league titles in 2008, 2010 and 2011 and a North Coast Section championship in 2011 ... Two-time team captain ... Selected for the Olympic Development Program Youth National Training Selection Camp in 2011 and 2012 ... Top scorer at ODP Regional Championships both seasons ... Tabbed to Northern California All-Region Team.
Erin Maureen Donoghue ... Born March 18, 1994 in Walnut Creek, Calif. ... Daughter of Lynn and Tom Donoghue ... Has a younger sister, Colleen, and a younger brother, Patrick ... Majoring in international affairs.