UND Roster

2019-20 Women's Lacrosse Roster

#24 Maddie Howe

Attack


Height 5-5
Class Junior
Hometown Fairport, N.Y.
High School Fairport High School

AWARDS/HONORS:

  • 2020 Tewaaraton Watch List
  • 2020 Preseason All-ACC
  • 2020 Preseason IL Third Team All-American
  • 2019 IWLCA Second Team All-American
  • 2019 Inside Lacrosse Honorable Mention All-American
  • 2019 IWLCA First Team All-Region
  • 2019 First Team All-ACC
  • 2019 IL Midseason Third Team All-American
  • 2019 Tewaaraton Award Watch List
  • 2018 ACC Academic Honor Roll

AS A JUNIOR:

  • Started in six games for the Irish in 2020.
  • Ranked third on the team with 16 goals and fourth with 19 points.
  • Opened the season with three consecutive four-goal outings vs. Marquette (Feb. 9), at #3 Northwestern (Feb. 14) and vs. Central Michigan (Feb. 16).
  • Added a hat trick in Notre Dame’s 13-9 win over #22 Duke (March 1).
  • Added five ground balls and a pair of caused turnovers.
  • 2020 Tewaaraton Watch List
  • 2020 Preseason All-ACC
  • 2020 Preseason IL Third Team All-American

AS A SOPHOMORE:

  • Started all 19 games.
  • Led the team with 59 goals and 78 points.
  • Scored a goal in every game and netted at least three goals in in 13 contests.
  • Tied Jillian Byers for the most points in a single game with a six goal, six assist outing at Ohio State on Feb. 22.
  • Netted a hat trick in four ACC games. 
  • Converted 17-of-26 free position shots to be among the nation’s leaders with 65.4% free position percentage.
  • Added 16 ground balls, 15 caused turnovers and four draw controls. 
  • 2019 IWLCA First Team All-Region
  • 2019 First Team All-ACC
  • 2019 IL Midseason Third Team All-American
  • 2019 Tewaaraton Award Watch List

AS A FRESHMAN:

  • Started all 19 games.
  • Led the team in goals (40) and points (55) and third in assists (15).
  • Combined with Andie Aldave to be the first freshman duo in school history to score 30+ goals in a single season in school history.
  • First freshman to score 40 goals since Cortney Fortunato in 2014.
  • Ranks third all-time in school history for most points in her freshman season.
  • Scored a career-high four goals five times this season and recorded eight hat tricks to lead the team.
  • Recorded six points twice at home against Michigan and on the road against Louisville.
  • Career high four assists came in the home win against Elon.

PREP AND PERSONAL:

  • Graduated from Fairport High School in June 2017 … earned five varsity letters in lacrosse and two in basketball … led her team to the 2016 Section V finals, the 2015 Section V Sportsmanship Team Award and was a four-time recipient of the New York State Scholar Athlete Achievement Award … is a five-time All-Monroe County selection … as a freshman, represented Western New York in the U.S. Lacrosse Women’s National Tournament … as a junior was named a U.S. Lacrosse High School All-American, All-Greater Rochester Player of the Year and Monroe County Player of the Year … is a four-time All-Greater Rochester nominee and a two-time Red Raider Award winner, given to the athlete who exhibits athletic, academic and leadership excellence … as a senior was named a US Lacrosse Academic All-Ameircan and was selected to the All-County First Team and the All-Greater Rochester First Team … was inducted into the Fairport High School Student Hall of Fame … was a two-time team captain … competed on the Lady Roc 2017 Yellow club lacrosse team … suffered two ACL injuries in 2014 and 2016 that caused her to miss those respective summer seasons.
  • Is a Fairport High School Student Hall of Fame nominee and Notre Dame Club of Rochester Junior of the Year finalist … named Fairport High School Academic Excellence Award winner … was involved in the Student Ambassador Club, was the treasurer of the Joey Fund Committee and volunteers as a Youth Asset Leader … was invited to speak at the Student Summit of Race and selected as a panelist for the University of Rochester’s “Sports Summit on Injury Prevention and Health-Related Technology” … was a National Honor Society member.
  • Born in Buffalo, N.Y. … hails from the same high school as former Irish athletes Katie DeRusso, Jenny Chiang and Angela Ryck … father played collegiate basketball at Geneseo … has a little brother Derek … is the daughter of Craig and Dawn Howe … full name is Madeline Jane Howe.