Head coach Lisa Miller announced the addition of eight newcomers for the 2017 season.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Lisa Miller, the Carole Kleinfelder Head Coach for Harvard Women's Lacrosse, announced the addition of eight members to the team as the class of 2020.
"We are excited to welcome eight exceptional young women to the Harvard lacrosse family," stated Miller. "We feel their relentless pursuit of learning and improvement, positive approach, passion, and competitive purpose, combined with their team-first mentality and willingness to do the little things that make teams exceptional, will be a perfect fit for the values and goals of the program. My assistants and I are thrilled and looking forward to mentoring these young women as they enjoy their Harvard journey."
Five of the incoming freshman hail from New York, with two others coming from Pennsylvania and one native of California rounding out the class.
Harvard is coming off a 9-7 season that saw it finish fourth in the Ivy League with a 4-3 mark. The Crimson earned a spot in the Ivy League tournament for the fifth-straight season, but fell to nationally-ranked Penn in double overtime.
Below is a breakdown of the class of 2020.
Kristin Burnetta | Attack | 5-8 | Bryn Mawr, Pa. | The Agnes Irwin School
Four-year starter and letterwinnner at forward for Agnes Irwin … Senior captain … Member of Blue Ultimate Goal Lacrosse team … Member of the Under Armour All-American Philadelphia underclassmen team in 2014 and 2015, and a part of the senior team in 2016 … Named the 2016 Under Armour Senior All-American … Named to the All-Main Line first team in 2015, and the second team in 2014 … Chosen for the All-Delco second team in 2015 … Named USLA Academic All-American in 2015 and 2016 … Led Agnes Irwin to three-consecutive InterAc championships … Earned a PAISSA state championship in 2015 … All-time leader in assists for Agnes Irwin … Also lettered for four years in soccer, and graduated as the all-time leading goal scorer and points leader …. Awarded PA 7th District Congressional Scholar Athlete.
Sara Cami | Midfield/Defense | 5-6 | San Francisco, Calif. | San Francisco University High School
Four-year starter and letterwinner at midfield and defense for San Francisco University High School … Senior captain … Three-year member of the Bearlax … Led San Francisco University High School to the 2016 California Interscholastic Federation North Coast Section championships … Named to the Marin County Athletic League (MCAL) first team in 2013 and 2014, and to the second team in 2015 … Named Bay Cities League (BCL) player of the year in 2016 … Earned academic All-American honors in 2015 and 2016 … Voted San Francisco University High School MVP in 2016 and most valuable midfielder in 2015 … Father, Ron Cami '89, played football at Harvard … Mother, Ann Cami '89 and brother Brian Cami '19 also attended the College.
Jackie Cuccurullo | Midfield | 5-8 | Smithtown, N.Y. | Smithtown East High School
Four-year starter and letterwinner at midfield for Smithtown East … Two-time captain … Member of the Long Island Top Guns 2016 Black team … Selected to U.S. Lacrosse Women's National Tournament Long Island Team 1 … Selected to Newsday Top 100 lacrosse players on Long Island… News 12 Scholar Athlete Smithtown East Female Athlete of the Year … Nominated for the Butch Dellecave Award for Suffolk County Female Athlete of the Year … Named to the all-county team for three-consecutive seasons … Named to the all-division team in 2013 … Named Academic All-American in 2015 and 2016 … Graduated at the top two percent of her class … Awarded Kathleen A. Roskot Scholarship … Awarded Captain Jerry B. Singleton Memorial Scholarship for Excellence in Performing Arts and Sports.
Four-year starter and letterwinner at attack for Trinity School … Two-year captain … Member of T3 North team … Led Trinity to a second place finish at the 2016 New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS) tournament … Named to first team All-Ivy School Preparatory League in 2015 and 2016 … Earned the alumni award in 2015 and 2016 … Received the Trinity headmaster's bowl for excellence in athletics … Winner of the National Merit Scholarship … Recipient of the Trinity Prize for Excellence in Advanced Spanish … Also a four-year letterwinner and two-time captain for soccer at midfield, earning first-team accolades in the league … Four-year member of the basketball team at point guard … Mother, Kate Felsen Di Pietro '88, played field hockey and lacrosse at Harvard.
Bridget Flynn | Midfield/Attack | 5-6 | Victor, N.Y. | Victor
Four-year starter and letterwinner at midfield and attack for Victor … Senior captain … Seven-year member of Lady Roc at midfield … Named to the first-team all-county in 2015 and 2016, with second-team accolades in 2014 … Named to the Section V all-tournament team … Winner of the sportsmanship award at the state championships in 2016 … Named to Daily Messenger all-star team in 2015 and 2016 … Led Victor to Section V Class B championships in 2014, 2015 and 2016 … State finalists in 2014.
Tate Green | Defense/Midfield | 5-5 | Skaneateles, N.Y. | Skaneateles
Letterwinner on the soccer and lacrosse teams at Skaneateles … Captained the soccer team for two season and the lacrosse squad as a senior … In lacrosse, she was a three-time academic All-American … Named to the all-state tournament team in 2016 … First team all-league in 2015 and 2016 … Second team all-league in 2013 … Four-year scholar-athlete award winner … Received the Workhorse Award in 2015 and Most Improved Player in 2012 … In soccer, she was also a four-time scholar-athlete … Earned the Golden Boot Award in 2013 and 2014 … Three-time all-league selection … Her career lacrosse stats include 53 caused turnovers, 70 percent draw control mark and 210 ground balls … Member of the National Honor Society … Treasurer of the Athletic Council … High Honor Roll all four years.
Hannah Keating | Attack | 5-8 | Gladwyne, Pa. | The Agnes Irwin School
Four-year letterwinner on the lacrosse and soccer teams at The Agnes Irwin School … Captained both teams as a senior … As a junior, she was a U.S. Lacrosse All-America selection … Named Delco, Philadephia Lacrosse, Philadelphia Inquirer and U.S. Lacrosse/Nike Lacrosse Player of the Year … Also received first team All-Delco, All-Inter-ac and All-Main-line honors as a sophomore junior … Rated as the fourth-best senior in the country by InsideLacrosse.com, despite missing the season due to injury … As a freshman, she was the PASLA Rookie of the Year and all-league first team … Was a three-time Under Armor Underclass Selection … Agnes Irwin was the Inter-ac lacrosse champions in 2014, 2015 and 2016 … Was the PAISSA State Champions in 2015 … Finished carer with 300 goals, 162 draw controls and 77 ground balls … Played seven years of club lacrosse for Phantastix Lacrosse Club … Brothers, Daniel and Michael, and sister, Caroline, played lacrosse at Duke … Brother, Connor, is on the lacrosse team at Penn … Cousins, Kristen and Chloe played lacrosse at Harvard.
Katie Muldoon | Midfield | 5-11 | Garden City, N.Y. | Garden City
Four-year letterwinner and three-year starter at midfield for Garden City … Senior captain … Member of the Long Island Top Gun team … Member of the Long Island Yellow Jackets … Named to the all-tournament team in 2016 at the state championships … Earned Academic All-American accolades in 2015 and 2016 … Named to the all-county team in 2014, 2015, and 2016 … Led the team to Class B New York state championships … Graduated as the team's leading point scorer with 94 points … Father, Vincent Muldoon, was on the all-Ireland minor hurling team.