Women's Lacrosse lost a close match to Furman 13-12 Thursday afternoon.
2016: Played in every game for the Aztecs, starting 13 … Earned a 2-9 record in 461:51 in the cage … 13.77 goals against average alongside a .411 save percentage … First career win came at Saint Joseph’s … Earned her second win against Saint Mary’s … Made 11 saves in 63 minutes at California … Eight-save first half performance at No. 7/8 USC … Also scooped up 11 ground balls and caused six turnovers.
2015: Played in nine contests for the Aztecs, logging 154:58 minutes in the cage … Posted a .310 save percentage and a 9.60 goals against average for the season … Credited with the win at Campbell (3/6), allowing four goals on nine shots in the second half … Played a season-high 45:28 at Saint Mary’s (3/22), allowing five goals on nine shots and making a season-best three saves … Also scooped up two ground balls in that game … Picked up another three ground balls in 20 minutes of action against Liberty (3/13), stopping two shots … Recorded another two saves at Colorado (4/30), spending 20:46 in the cage.
2014: Appeared in eight games in the net with two starts ... Played a total of 221 minutes ... Had a .433 save percentage with a 9.22 goals against average ... Recorded 26 saves for a perfect 2-0 record on the season ... Saw her first action in a victory against Saint Mary's (3/2), as she tallied six saves with a season-best .750 save percentage ... Played a season-high 40 minutes and had a season-best seven saves in a win over Fresno State (4/23) ... Allowed three goals or fewer in four contests ... Picked up two groundballs.
High School: A four-year letter winner at Carondelet High ... Helped lead the Cougars to three-straight Division 1 North Coast Section championships ... A first-team High School All-American as a senior, and All-American Honorable Mention as a junior ... A three time first-team all-East Bay selection by the Contra Costa Times ... A two time all-East Bay League selection ... An Under Armour All-American as a junior.
Personal: Born in Walnut Creek, Calif. ... Daughter of Kelley and Darren Merritt ... A five year participant in the National Charity League ... Selected as a Ven a Ver Immersion participant ... Also earned two varsity letters in tennis.