ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
1A - Laurel McCarthy
Laurel McCarthy
Height: 6-1
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Oak Park, Ill.
High School: Fenwick
Position: Goalkeeper

2009:
Made career-debut against New York Athletic Club at Harvard Invitational, making six saves (Feb. 15) ... Had four stops in win over Villanova (Feb. 22) ... Had eight stops against NYAC (March 14) ... Made six saves in win over UC Santa Cruz (March 26) ... Picked up the win, making three stops at Cal State Monterey Bay (March 27) ... Had nine saves against Utica and five against Connecticut College to earn two victories (April 5) ... Earned two wins at Northern Division Championship, making six saves against Connecticut College and five against Utica (April 19).

High School:
Three-time water polo captain at Fenwick High ... Third-team All-America in 2006, 2007; also selected fourth team All-America in 2005 ... All-state, all-conference and all-sectional in 2005, 2006 and 2007 ... Team won state championship in 2005 and 2006; placed second in 2007 ... National Honor Society ... AP Scholar.

Personal:
Father, Paul, graduated from Harvard in 1968 ... Sister, Danielle, played water polo at Harvard and graduated in 2002 ... Sisters, Madeline and Mary, played water polo at Princeton ... Sister, Terese, was a member of the crew team at Princeton.