ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

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5 - Amelia Capone
Amelia Capone
Height: 5-7
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Watertown, N.Y.
High School: Watertown
Position: Defense

Career Highs
Ground balls: 2 (Marquette, 3/19/13)
Draw control: 1 (three times, most recent Boston College, 4/17/13)
Caused turnover: 1 (two times, most recent Brown, 4/6/13) 

Freshman · 2013
Saw action in 11 contests ... Grabbed a ground ball at Northwestern (March 16) ... Collected two ground balls, had a draw control and caused a turnover at Marquette (March 19) ... Added a draw control at Boston University (March 29) ... Collected a ground ball at Vanderbilt (April 1) ... Caused a turnover at Brown (April 6) ... Snared a ground ball at Holy Cross (April 10) ... Had a draw control at Boston College (April 17).

Before Harvard:
Played four years of varsity lacrosse at Watertown … Captain of the lacrosse team in 2012 … Led team to Frontier League championship in 2011 … Helped team win the Section III Class B championship and went to the final four in the NYSPHSAA state championship in 2009 and 2010 … Ranked the No. 6 high school defender and No. 29 in the top-100 for all positions by ESPN in 2012 … Named a Frontier League All-Star all four years … Named all-north first team from 20010-12 … Earned an ESPN All-American honorable mention in 2011 … Selected as the starting defender for the Central team at the Empire State Games in 2010 … Named to the all-tournament team at the state championship in 2009 … A U.S. Lacrosse Academic All-American selection in 2011 and 2012 … Designated a scholar-athlete all four years at Watertown … Also played four years of varsity soccer at Watertown … Captain of the soccer team in 2011 … Named a Frontier League All-Star in 2010 and 2011 … Selected all-north first team in 2010 … Designated a scholar athlete in soccer in 2008 and 2009 … Chosen as WWNY TV 7 Academic All-Star in 2012 … Member of the National Honor Society from 2011-12 … Volunteered as a GED tutor with Literacy of Northern New York from 2011-12 … Also volunteered at the Urban Mission food pantry and thrift store from 2011-12 … Also enjoys playing piano.