#23 Kailene Abt
AS A SENIOR:Started all 19 games for the Irish, earning second team all-BIG EAST accolades … scored 26 goals and dished out six assists for 32 points … tied for third on the team in goals and tied for fifth in points … also chipped in 11 ground balls and 20 ground balls … had nine games with two or more goals including five or more from 3/15-4/03 … had season-high four points (3 G, 1 A) in a 14-5 win vs. Boston University … opened year with two goals, an assist and four ground balls in a 20-6 win at California … had two goals, an assist and four draw controls in a game against Hofstra … had three goals in wins against Connecticut (15-5), Louisville (16-15) and Cincinnati (17-6) … named to the preseason all-BIG EAST team … selected as a BIG EAST Academic All-Star … earned a Monogram.
AS A JUNIOR:Played and started in all 18 games for Notre Dame … was fourth on the team in scoring with 29 goals and a career-high 10 assists for 39 points … added 23 ground balls, 29 draw controls and 19 caused turnovers … was a second team IWLCA West/Midwest Region selection … named second team all-BIG EAST following the season … had 10 games with two or more points and eight games with two or more goals on the season … opened the season by scoring in six straight games to extend her scoring streak from the previous season to 20 games (47g, 13a, 60 pts.) … scored a free-position goal in season-opening win at Hofstra … equaled a career best with four goals in the 15-10 win over Duquesne (2/27) and added a season-high four draw controls … had second four-point game in a row with three goals and one assist in 12-8 home loss to Dartmouth (3/7) … had a career-high three assists and a five-point game in the 14-12 win at California (3/13) … ran streak to five games with a goal and an assist in the 7-6 win at Boston University (3/23) … scored three goals in the 10-9 loss to Vanderbilt (3/24) … had streak stopped in 11-9 win over Louisville (3/27) … would also be blanked by Northwestern in 15-5 loss … got back on track with five-point game (4g, 1a) in the 12-10 loss at Georgetown (4/3) … equaled a career high with three assists in the 11-10 win over Loyola (4/5) that snapped a two-game losing streak … scored twice and added an assist in 16-0 win over Villanova (4/9) … scored once in 6-5 upset of Syracuse (4/11) at Arlotta Stadium … had back-to-back two-goal games in wins over Cincinnati and Ohio State … scored one goal in 12-11 loss at Rutgers (4/24) but had four ground balls, one draw control and a career-high six caused turnovers … scored the game-winning goal in 16-9 win over Connecticut (5/1) in regular-season finale … scored one goal in 12-11, four overtime loss to Syracuse in BIG EAST Tournament … ended the season with a goal in the NCAA Tournament loss to Northwestern (5/15) … ended the year on a 10-game scoring streak (15g, 5a, 20 pts.).
AS A SOPHOMORE:Played and started all 21 games for Notre Dame in 2009 … finished the season third on the team in goals (46) and points (55) … was second in shots on goal with 112 … had 29 ground balls, 22 draw controls and 14 caused turnovers as a sophomore, all career highs … scored in 20 of 21 games on the season … ended the year on a 14-game point streak (33g, 8a, 41 pts) … had 15 multiple-goal games and 18 games with two or more points … started the year with a three-goal outing in the season-opening, 22-7 win, at Duquesne (2/14) … had a goal and an assist in 21-5 loss to top-ranked Northwestern in Irish home opener … scored first four-goal game of her career on Feb. 22 in 14-11 victory over Ohio State … held to one goal in 17-8 win over Stanford (2/28) … had back-to-back, two-goal games in wins versus Dartmouth and James Madison … held off the scoresheet for the only time all season in a 17-15 win over Hofstra … scored one goal in the BIG EAST opener against Rutgers, an 18-9 victory (3/17) … set a career best in points with a six-point game (4g, 2a) in 20-4 win against California (3/22) … had two goals in 14-12 loss to Georgetown at the Loftus Center … turned in a three-point game (2g, 1a) in 16-13 win over Loyola (Md.) … equaled a career high with two assists to go with a goal in 16-5 win at Cincinnati (4/3) … scored two goals in a 20-8 win at Louisville and a 14-13 loss at Syracuse … recorded third, four-goal game of the season in an 18-11 loss at Vanderbilt (4/15) … picked up a goal and an assist as Irish knocked off Connecticut, 20-5 … had four goals and an assist in BIG EAST semifinal win versus Syracuse (16-10) … added two goals in 12-10 win in BIG EAST title game … named to the BIG EAST all-tournament team after getting six goals and an assist for seven points in the two games … closed the regular season with a pair of goals in the 11-9 win at Cornell … turned in fifth, four-goal game and added an assist as Notre Dame defeated Vanderbilt in first round of NCAA Tournament, 19-13 … scored two goals in season-ending, 16-10 loss, in NCAA quarterfinals to North Carolina (5/16).
AS A FRESHMAN:Played in 17 games in 2008 … scored seven goals with two assists for nine points … recorded first collegiate point versus Duquesne (2/17) in 16-4 win … scored first collegiate goal in 14-11 win at Ohio State … had seven games with one goal … had a season-high two-point game (1g, 1a) in 15-11 win over Cornell … earned BIG EAST defensive player of the week honors after getting a goal versus Loyola (Md.), grabbed two ground balls, two draw controls and caused four caused turnovers … had a season-high four draw controls versus Hofstra (3/25) and Cornell (5/3).
PREP AND PERSONAL:Three-sport athlete at Huntington High School in Huntington, N.Y. … lettered four years in lacrosse, basketball and soccer … four-time all-Suffolk County and all-city selection in lacrosse … two-time all-conference selection in soccer and basketball … served as team captain of all three teams in her senior season … team MVP as a senior in lacrosse and basketball … helped lead Huntington High School to conference championships in lacrosse (2004, 2005) and basketball (2007) … helped lead basketball team to a 20-game win streak and an undefeated season as a senior … selected U.S. Lacrosse All-American as a senior … for her career at Huntington, scored 165 goals with 88 assists for 253 points while winning 88 percent of her draws, capping her career with 62 goals and 25 assists for 87 points as a senior in 2007 … one of three members of her class along with Jackie Doherty and Shaylyn Blaney to be named Under Armour high school All-Americans and play in the Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic in May of 2007 … was selected as an alternate along with teammate Lauren Fenlon to the U.S. Lacrosse Under-19 team … was selected Huntington High School[apos]s ‘Most Outstanding Female Athlete,’ for 2006-07 year … nominated for the Suffolk County outstanding female athlete ‘Delecave Award’ in `07 … a member of the Long Island Yellow Jackets Club team … selected first team all-Galaxy National Team in 2005 and 2006 … full name is Kailene Annette Abt … daughter of Charles and Kim Abt … has one brother and one sister … born May 5, 1989 in Danbury, Conn. … graduated with a degree in sociology and a minor in education, schooling & society from the College of Arts & Letters.
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