ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
7 - Sarah Bancroft
Sarah Bancroft
Height: 5-10
Year: Senior
Hometown: Baltimore, Md.
High School: Friends School
Position: M
House Affiliation: Adams

Senior · 2009
Tri-captain ... Started all 16 games at midfield for the Crimson ... Tabbed five goals and three assists to finish the season with eight points ... Scooped up 14 ground balls during the season ... Scored season-high two goals versus Brown ... Handed out two assists in season opening contest against Holy Cross.

Junior · 2008
Started all 16 games at midfield ... Finished sixth on the team in scoring with 18 goals, three assists for 21 points ... Scored multiple goals in give games including three tallies against Holy Cross and Albany ... Had a season-high two assists in win at Massachusetts ... Collected 14 ground balls, won 13 draw controls and caused seven turnovers.

Sophomore · 2007
Tied for third-highest goals total on the team with 14 ... Recorded five multi-goal games on the season, including back-to-back multi goal efforts against Denver and Yale and again versus Dartmouth and Columbia ... Netted the game-winning goal in 14-12 win over Columbia (April 21) ... Her 18 ground balls was tied for the third highest team total.

Freshman · 2006
Stepped right into the Harvard lineup as a rookie, playing in all 16 games with 14 starts, including starts in each of the final 12 games ... Ranked fifth on the Crimson with 16 goals and 19 points ... Recorded five multiple-goal games including hat tricks at No. 20 Penn and at Columbia ... Totaled a season-high four points by adding an assist in the 13-12 win against the Lions ... Scored two goals in games against Boston College, No. 14 Dartmouth and Brown and registered an assist against the Bears.

Before Harvard
Four-year letterwinner and starter in lacrosse at Friends School ... Also was a four-year letterwinner in soccer and basketball ... Honorable mention lacrosse All-America ... Baltimore Sun first team all-city pick in 2005 after earning second team honors in 2004 ... Two-time winner of school's award for excellence in lacrosse ... Semifinalist in Maryland distinguished scholar program ... Inducted into Cum Laude society.

Personal
Active in a number of community service endeavors with Manor Care Nursing Home, Hampden Family Center and Seton Hill Shelter.

Career Statistics

OFFENSE               GP    G    A  Pts Shots Shot%  SOG  SOG% GWG  UP  DN  GB  DC  TO  CT Pen-PIM
2006................ 16 16 3 19 36 .444 23 .639 1 0 0 13 8 12 6 0-0.0
2007................ 16 14 0 14 43 .326 31 .721 1 0 0 18 18 26 11 0-0.0
TOTAL............... 32 30 3 33 79 .380 54 .684 2 0 0 31 26 38 17 0-0.0