2 Mariah Pewarski
2 - Mariah Pewarski
Height: 5-4
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Garden City, N.Y.
High School: Garden City
Position: Defense

Career Highs
Ground Balls: 5 (Yale, 3/26/11)
Draw Controls: 2 (twice, most recent vs. Holy Cross, 4/13/11)
Caused turnovers: 3 (Dartmouth, 4/29/11)

Freshman · 2011
Started in four of 11 games played … Led the team in caused turnovers (16) and was fourth on the team in ground balls (21) … Won six draw controls … Had four ground balls, two caused turnovers and a draw in win over Boston University.

Before Harvard
Four-year letterwinner in field hockey and lacrosse … Captained field hockey and lacrosse teams as a senior … Helped high school team to four consecutive Nassau County Championships, four Long Island Championships and four consecutive New York Class B State titles … Team went undefeated during her senior season and was ranked as high as No. 2 in the national polls by ESPN Rise and Laxpower.com … Two-time US Lacrosse Academic All-American … A two-time All-Nassau County recipient … NYSPHHSAA State Lacrosse Championships All-Tournament team honoree in 2009 … Winner of the 2010 Donna Walsh Award for on-field excellence and team leadership … Received the New 12 Long Island/MSG Varsity Scholar-Athlete and New 12 Long Island/MSG Varsity Scholar-Athlete Scholarship … Four-year member of the Long Island Yellowjackets Elite Lacrosse club … Two-time NFHCA first-team All-American in field hockey … Three-time NFHCA All-North region recipient .. Also a three-time All-New York State and four-time All-Nassau County …  Won a silver medal at the Empire State Games, a bronze medal at the AAU Junior Olympics and the Disney Field Hockey Showcase … Alternate for the junior National Camp … Won four Nassau County Championships, four Long Island Field Hockey Championships, made four state final four appearances and won two New York State titles … All-time assists leader at Garden City High School with 53 …AP Scholar with Distinction … Earned National Latin Examination Gold Medal twice … Member of the National, Latin and Italian honor societies … National Merit Commended Student … Four-year member of the math team … Altar server at St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church … Sister, Michaela, a 2010 graduate of Harvard, rowed for Radcliffe … Brother, Matthew, a 2008 graduate of Amherst College, played football for the Lord Jeffs … Will also play field hockey for the Crimson.