Date: May 15, 2002
Contact: Greg Murphy (540) 463-8674
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W&L WOMEN'S LACROSSE LANDS FOUR ON ALL-REGION SQUAD
Priest Named To First Team For Third Consecutive Season
Senior Defender Julie Carskadon
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Four members of the Washington and Lee women's lacrosse
team have been named to the Brine/IWLCA Women's Lacrosse Division III
South Atlantic Region All-America Team.
Senior defender Eloise Priest (Alexandria, Va./St. Stephens-St.Agnes)
was selected to the first team for the third consecutive season, while
senior defender Julie Carskadon (Moorestown, N.J./Moorestown), junior
attacker Leslie Bogart (Wilton, Conn./Wilton), and junior defender Sarah
Janowitz (Bel Air, Md./C. Milton Wright) were all named to the second
Priest was named to the first team after spearheading a defense that ranked
14th in Division III, allowing just 7.41 goals per game. In addition,
Priest caused a team-high 41 turnovers and picked up 35 ground balls this
season. Priest also earned First Team All-ODAC honors for the third consecutive
season and was selected to the ODAC All-Tournament Team. She is a Preseason
First Team All-America selection.
Carskadon earned second team honors after enjoying her finest season in
a W&L uniform. A First Team All-ODAC selection, she finished fifth
on the team with 17 points on 13 goals and four assists. Carskadon led
the team with 73 ground balls and also caused 30 turnovers.
Bogart earned second team accolades after leading the Generals offensive
attack. A First Team All-ODAC honoree this season, Bogart led the Generals
with 58 points on 16 goals and a W&L single-season record 42 assists.
In her three years at W&L, Bogart is already the school's all-time
assist leader with 93 helpers and ranks second on the all-time scoring
list with 164 career points.
Janowitz was selected to the second team after aiding a W&L defense
which ranked 14th in Division III, allowing an average of just 7.41 goals
per contest. Janowitz finished second on the squad with 38 caused turnovers
and third on the team by notching 48 ground balls. She earned First Team
All-ODAC honors after being a second team pick as a sophomore.
Washington and Lee completed its season with an overall record of 11-6
and advanced to the ODAC Championship game where it was defeated in overtime
by Randolph-Macon, 12-11.
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