3 Lizzie Abbott
3 - Lizzie Abbott
Height: 5-7
Year: Senior
Hometown: Palo Alto, Calif.
High School: Palo Alto
Position: Attacker
Major: Earth and Planetary Sciences
House Affiliation: Mather

2012 (Senior):
Finished with 17 goals, 12 assists, and 23 steals ... Registered a hat trick in a 12-7 win over Colorado State Feb. 12 ... Scored twice against Princeton March 3 ... Had a season-high four goals to lead Harvard to a win at George Washington, 18-12, March 31 ... Registered two assists and three steals in three games to help Harvard to a third-place finish at the CWPA Southern Division Championship April 14-15.

2011 (Junior):
Finished with 18 goals, 11 assists and nine steals ... Named “excellent” student-athlete by CWPA ... Scored twice, dished two assists and grabbed two steals against Iona Feb. 5 ... Handed out two helpers against Villanova Feb. 5 ... Notched a goal and had one takeaway at UC Davis March 14 ... Found the back of the net once and collected a steal at San Jose State March 16 ... Had one goal, one assist and one steal versus Connecticut College April 2 ... Tallied two scores against George Washington April 16 ... Scored two times and had one helper versus Brown April 20 ... Put in two goals at Indiana in the CWPA Eastern Championship April 29.

2010 (Sophomore):
Tallied a goal in win over Iona at Harvard Invitational (Feb. 7) ... Had two goals against Wagner at Princeton Invitational (Feb. 20) … Scored a goal against Iona (Feb. 20) and George Washington at Princeton Invitational (Feb. 21) ... Scored a goal against Marist (Feb. 27) and Bucknell (Feb. 28) and recorded two goals against Wagner (Feb. 27) at the ECAC Championships ... Scored a goal against Maryland at the Elite Eight (March 6) … Tallied a goal against San Jose State (March 17) ... Found the back of the net against No. 17 Pacific (March 20) … Scored a goal against Cal State Monterey Bay (March 20) … Buried a marker against Brown (April 14) … Potted a goal against No. 11 Hartwick (April 17) ... Found the back of the net against Maryland at the Eastern Championship (May 2).

2009 (Freshman):
Tallied first career goal against New York Athletic Club at Harvard Invitational (Feb. 15) ... Had two scores against Villanova and one against Princeton (Feb. 21) ... Netted two goals against Bucknell (Feb. 22) ... Drew three ejections against Hartwick (March 14) ... Scored two goals in win at Sonoma State (March 22) ... Netted a score at Pacific (March 24) ... Had a goal at Cal State Monterey Bay (March 27) ... Found the back of the net against Brown (April 11) ... Tallied a goal against Indiana at Eastern Championship (April 25) ... Netted a goal in victory over Bucknell at Easterns (April 26).

High School:
Earned three varsity letters in water polo and three in swimming at Palo Alto High ... Captained water polo and swimming teams as senior ... Was twice named to All-Santa Clara Valley Athletic League First Team ... Also named All-Santa Clara Valley Athletic League Second Team on one occasion ... Recipient of Coaches' Award in 2007 ... Member of Stanford Club water polo team that placed third at U-16 Junior Olympics in 2006 ... Named Most Valuable Senior on the swimming squad in 2008 ... Helped swim team win three straight league championships (2006, 2007, 2008) ... Earned American Mathematics Certificate of Achievement and American Mathematics Competitions Certificate of Distinction.

Father, Bob Abbott, played water polo at Stanford from 1984-1987, helping the Cardinal win two NCAA championships ... Is working on getting her pilot's license.