#24 Jordy Shoemaker
AS A SENIOR: Started all 18 games at defense for the Irish … tri-captain along with fellow seniors Megan Sullivan and Maggie Tamasitis … tallied 15 ground balls, five draw controls and 11 caused turnovers … scooped up four ground balls in season-opening win over No. 6 Stanford (17-14) … caused three turnovers in a 17-7 win versus Duquesne … tallied two ground balls and caused two turnovers in a 15-9 win versus Yale … had two ground balls, one draw control and one caused turnover in a 16-9 win versus Connecticut … turned in one of best games of the season in NCAA Tournament as she helped face-guard national champion Northwestern’s All-American and reigning Tewaaraton Award winner Shannon Smith, limiting her to one goal on six shots, while forcing her into five turnovers … named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star … played on the North squad in the IWLCA Senior North/South All-Star game following graduation with teammate Megan Sullivan … earned a monogram.
AS A JUNIOR: Saw action in 18 games, starting 13 at midfield and defense … tallied 20 ground balls and caused nine turnovers … had three ground balls each in wins over Boston University (14-5), Cincinnati (17-6) and Georgetown (15-12) … was named a BIG EAST Academic All- Star … earned a monogram.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Played in 11 games, making three starts on the Irish defense … scored two goals on the season, getting both of them in the 16-0 shutout of Villanova (4/9) … had four consecutive games with a ground ball and a caused turnover versus Northwestern (3/30), Georgetown (4/3), Villanova (4/9) and Cincinnati (4/17) … grabbed lone draw control of the season versus Cincinnati … selected to the BIG EAST Academic All-Star team … earned a monogram.
AS A FRESHMAN: Saw action in five games as a freshman, getting one ground ball, one draw control and two caused turnovers … played in first collegiate game on Feb. 28 versus Stanford … had one caused turnover on March 22 in 20-4 win over California … had a ground ball, draw control and a caused turnover in the 20-8 win at Louisville (4/5).
PREP AND PERSONAL: Three-year letter winner in basketball and lacrosse at Andover High School in Andover, Mass. … member of four consecutive Merrimack Valley Conference championship teams in basketball … helped lacrosse team to four conference titles … served as team captain of girls’ lacrosse team as a senior … won team’s MVP honors in 2007 and 2008 … all-Merrimack Valley Conference selection following junior and senior seasons … was an honorable mention all-Eastern Massachusetts choice as a senior despite missing half the season with a shoulder injury … participated in the U.S. Lacrosse national tournament for the lower New England Team 2 … despite anchoring a tough Andover defense during her career managed to score 17 goals and add 13 assists … full name is Georgianna E. Shoemaker … daughter of Bryan and Laurie Falaro Shoemaker … has two brothers … born in New Haven, Conn. … graduated with a degree in psychology from the College of Arts & Letters.
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