#11 Austin Pruitt
Midfield / Defense
AS A SOPHOMORE: Played in six games … recorded two draw controls and one caused turnover, with all three coming against No. 1 Syracuse.
AS A FRESHMAN: Appeared in seven games … credited with one ground ball, two caused turnovers and an assist … got a ground ball against Detroit … caused one turnover against both Cincinnati and No. 19 UConn … assisted on a goal against No. 5 Syracuse at the Carrier Dome … named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Graduated from Collegiate High School in the spring of 2012 … earned 11 letters during high school career – three in field hockey and four each in indoor track & field and lacrosse … senior captain for lacrosse and track & field … four-year starter in lacrosse … selected as an Under Armour All-American as a sophomore and junior … named to the Virginia National Team during both years as well … tabbed all-league, all-state and All-American after leading team in points and assists as a senior … named team MVP and selected as Collegiate School’s Most Outstanding Female Ahlete … selected all-league and all-state as a junior … helped team to League of Independent Schools title three times … named Richmond tournament MVP for all-star lacrosse … helped squad to Top of the Bay Tournament title … also named an Academic All-American as a junior … standout on the track as well … named league and Virginia Runner of the Year as a senior … named all-league, all-state and all-metro multiple times … school record holder in the 55m, 4x200m relay, 300m, 4x400m relay and the 500m … league record holder in the 300m dash and the 4x200m relay … apart of team that broke state record in the 4x200m relay … named a two-time team MVP and also earned rookie of the year honors and the award for excellence in track … in field hockey helped squad to league and state championships … earned the coaches’ award … reached National Silver Standard three times … active off the field … worked for the school newspaper as a writer … was a Geronimo Youth Girls Lacrosse coach and ref … in the Spanish and Latin Club … active in community service all four years … named aRichmond Times Dispatch Scholar-Athlete … earned the Lexus Student-Athlete Award … spent all four years on the honor roll … received an AP Scholar Award … club teams included Geronimo Elite, DC Metro Seniors, Virginia National Team and DC Under Armour Team … born in Richmond, Va., to Tommy and Teri Pruitt … enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business and is majoring in finance while also pursuing a degree in film, television and theatre from the College of Arts & Letters.
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