2020-21 Women's Lacrosse Roster
#4 Lizzy Doherty
Hometown Chatham, N.J.
High School Oak Knoll School
- 2018 ACC Academic Honor Roll
AS A JUNIOR:
- Saw action in three games for the Irish in 2020, earning one caused turnover.
AS A SOPHOMORE:
- Played in four games as a sophomore, totaling three ground balls and three caused turnovers.
AS A FRESHMAN:
- Appeared in three games during her freshman season, including games against No. 8 Virginia and No. 1 Boston College.
PREP AND PERSONAL:
- Graduated from Oak Knoll School in June 2017 … earned four varsity letters in lacrosse and soccer and two in swimming … led her soccer team to the prep championship and state championship in 2016 … contributed to the lacrosse team’s three prep championships, two state championships, the 2015 Tournament of Champions and the 2017 county championship … started and received a First Year Player Award in soccer and lacrosse and started and earned Most Improved Award in swimming as a freshman … was named New Jersey All Group 1 First Team, Union County Stars and Stripes Conference Second Team and received the Oak Knoll School Outstanding Defender Award in lacrosse as a sophomore … named Union County All-County First Team in soccer as a sophomore … named All-Union County First Team in soccer and New Jersey First Team All-Group 1, Union County First Team Stars and Stripes Conference and Under Armour All-American Underclass Team in lacrosse as a junior … named captain in soccer and lacrosse as a senior … selected to the USA Today Preseason First Team All-America team and chosen as a New Jersey Star Ledger Preseason Top Defenders to Watch player … won two New Jersey Public A State Championships and one New Jersey Prep Championship in soccer … played for Building Blocks Lacrosse.
- Was a retreat leader and volunteer at Saint Patrick’s Youth Ministry … volunteered as a tutor at Elizabeth Port Tutoring, Operation Smile and St. Patrick’s Annual Appalachian Service Trip … was a four-year Honor Roll student.
- Born in New York, N.Y. … hails from the same high school as current Irish sophomore Cassie Ford and fellow freshman Diana Kelly … has a brother, Sean (23), and two sisters, Caroline (21) and Christine (16) … is the daughter of Shawn and Cindy Doherty … father played soccer and golf at Saint Peter’s University … full name is Elizabeth M. Doherty.