#10 Sean Dougherty
HONORS & AWARDS
USILA Third Team All-America (2008)
USILA Honorable Mention All-America (2007)
All-Great Western Lacrosse League First Team (2007 & 2008)
A four-time monogram winner … a twotimeAll-America honoree … copped thirdteamhonors from the USILA as a senior afterearning honorable distinction as a junior …received first-team all-Great Western LacrosseLeague accolades in 2007 and 2008 … playedin 58 games, making 47 starts, during his NotreDame career … tallied one goal and picked up126 ground balls … first Malvern native ever tobe a student-athlete at Notre Dame … draftedin the fourth round of the 2008 Major LeagueLacrosse Draft by the Washington Bayhawkswith the 34th pick overall.
AS A SENIOR: Selected as a third-teamAll-American by the USILA … also named tothe all-GWLL first team … helped to anchoran Irish defense that surrendered just 7.04 goals per game … that mark ranked fifth among allNCAA Division I teams … started all 17 games… picked up 38 ground balls … registered fiveshots, including four on goal … grabbed a season-high six ground balls in an 8-6 setback at#4 North Carolina.
AS A JUNIOR: Started all 15 games …received honorable mention All-America honorsfrom the United States IntercollegiateLacrosse Association (USILA) … earned firstteamall-Great Western Lacrosse League honors… helped the Irish post a school-record 6.66goals-against average … that mark rankedfourth nationally for the 2007 season … scoredthe first goal of his career in an 11-3 win atBrown … that was the first point of his collegiatecareer … picked up 33 ground balls …attempted two shots … was whistled for ateam-high nine penalties, totaling 8:30 …picked up a career-high eight ground balls in a13-8 setback against #4 Cornell … collectedfour ground balls in a 14-9 triumph ofQuinnipiac … totaled three ground balls against#15 North Carolina, Brown and Denver …picked up two ground balls on four occasions.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Played in all 15games, making 14 starts … third on the teamwith 41 ground balls … went 4-for-7 in faceoffattempts … called for three penalties, totaling2:30 of penalty time … picked up a career-highseven ground balls in a 13-5 setback at #5Hofstra … went 4-for-7 in faceoffs against thePride, while helping to fill in for an injuredTaylor Clagett … those were the first faceoffattempts of his collegiate career … collectedfour ground balls against Villanova, Bellarmine,Dartmouth and Quinnipiac … picked up fiveground balls against #18 Denver and Air Force… two ground balls against #1 Virginia in thefirst round of the NCAA Tournament.
AS A FRESHMAN: Played in all 11 games,making one start … collected 14 ground balls… called for two penalties … made his first collegiatestart in the 14-13 overtime victoryagainst Air Force … picked up a season-highthree ground balls in an 11-7 win at Villanova… took two shots on goal … whistled for penaltiesagainst Penn State and Dartmouth … collectedtwo ground balls in games against #10North Carolina, Butler, Denver and Air Force.
PREP AND PERSONAL DATA: Threesportathlete at Malvern Preparatory School …lettered three years in lacrosse, football and basketball… first athlete in 10 years to compete inthree team sports at Malvern … was an all-state,all-conference, and all-city performer alongwith being team captain and MVP his senioryear in lacrosse … football and lacrosse teamswon conference crowns twice during his career… lacrosse squad garnered a national rankinghis last three seasons … three-year starter on thehardwood and earned an all-conference selectionas a guard his junior year … all-city and allconferencerunning back his senior campaign …football team was undefeated his sophomoreseason … named a Pennsylvania senior all-starin lacrosse … participated in Top 205 all-stargame … attended same high school as currentNotre Dame players Mike Creighton and TimBemer along with graduates D.J. Driscoll ([apos]06)and Bill Liva ([apos]07) … son of Eileen and MichaelDougherty … has four siblings… last name pronouncedDOCK-er-tee …born Nov. 1, 1985, in Media,Pa. … graduated from theMendoza College ofBusiness in May of 2008with a degree in finance.
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