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16   Anne Farnham
Anne  Farnham

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Andover, Mass.

High School:
Andover HS

Height:
5-5

Position:
D

Birthdate:
08/25/1993


05/04/2016

No. 16 Women’s Lax Claims Four Major Atlantic 10 Honors

Minutewomen place 10 on all-conference teams including six on first team.

04/30/2016

No. 16 Women's Lax Completes Sixth Perfect Run in A-10 Play

Minutewomen defeat Davidson 12-5 to finish regular-season 16-1 overall, 9-0 in A-10.

04/21/2016

No. 19 Women’s Lax Heads to Richmond, VCU

Minutewomen take on Spiders on Friday; face Rams on Sunday afternoon.

03/23/2016

Balanced Effort Leads No. 20 Women's Lax Past Albany 13-7

Three Minutewomen score hat tricks, while defense yields just two second half goals in win.

02/29/2016

Anne Farnham Named A-10 Defensive Player of the Week

The senior defender from Andover, Mass., earns the league honor for second consecutive week.

11/05/2015

WLAX: Senior Photo Shoot Behind The Scenes

Check out the behind-the-scenes footage from the UMass women's lacrosse photo shoot with the senior class

02/10/2015

Two of a Kind - Anne and Kate Farnham

Identical twins Anne and Kate Farnham have opponents seeing double on the women's lacrosse field.

05/05/2014

Lacrosse Highlights - A-10 Championship Game

Highlights from the Minutewomen's 10-6 win over Richmond in the Atlantic 10 Championship game.

04/04/2016

WLAX vs. Duquesne (4/3/16)

WLAX vs. Duquesne (4/3/16)

03/28/2016

Women's Lax vs. Albany

Women's Lax vs. Albany

02/20/2016

WLAX vs. New Hampshire

WLAX vs. New Hampshire

02/12/2016

WLAX vs. Holy Cross

WLAX vs. Holy Cross

05/10/2015

Women's Lacrosse Vs. Maryland (NCAA 2nd Round)

Photos for the NCAA Tournament Second Round game at Maryland on May 10, 2015.

As a senior in 2016: Game-By-Game Statistics
Has started eight games...Has a total of 15 groundballs...11 caused turnovers...Had a season high of three caused turnovers against Boston University (2/24)and Albany (3/23)...In the win over Michigan (3/18) had three groundballs and one caused turnover...Notched a goal against Holy Cross (2/12)

As a junior in 2015: Game-By-Game Statistics
Started all 21 games as part of what was the nation's No. 1 defensive unit for much of the year ... Earned Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second Team honors and was selected to the A-10 All-Tournament Team ... Earned A-10 Atlantic 10 Defensive Player of the Week honors on April 20 ... Finished the year with 28 caused turnovers, 39 groundballs, six draw controls, one goal and one assist ... Ranked fourth in the Atlantic 10 with 1.33 caused turnovers per game ... Her 28 caused turnovers were tied as the eighth-most for a single-season in program history ... Had a career-high four caused turnovers and added three groundballs in win at Saint Joseph's (4/17) ... Added three caused turnovers and two groundballs in the next game at La Salle (4/19) to earn A-10 Defensive Player of the Week honors ... In double-overtime win against Connecticut (2/18) had two caused turnovers and four groundballs ... Followed that with three caused turnovers and four groundballs in 12-7 win at New Hampshire (2/21) ... In Atlantic 10 Championship game against Richmond (5/3) had five groundballs and two caused turnovers ... Scored first career goal in win over George Mason (3/29) ... Added an assist in the next game at St. Bonaventure (4/4).

As a sophomore in 2014: Game-By-Game Statistics
Started in 2 games while playing in 19 ... Recorded a draw control against Boston University (2/26)... Scooped up two ground balls at Iona College (3/1)... Against New Hampshire she tallied a ground ball and a draw control (3/8).

As a freshman in 2013: Game-By-Game Statistics
Played in 12 games ... Had three ground balls, one caused turnover, and three draw controls ... Had two draw controls at Sacred Heart (3/16) ... Made first collegiate appearance against Northwestern (2/8).

Before UMass: A four time letter winner for Coach McVeigh at Andover High School ... Four time MVC Champions ... Named All-Conference as a sophomore ... Named Under Armour All-American, U.S. Lacrosse All-American, MVC All-Conference, Boston Globe All-Scholastic, Boston Herald All-Scholastic, Eagle Tribune All-Scholastic and made the ESPN Top 100 at #9 for underclassmen as a junior ... A Boston Globe All-Scholastic, Boston Herald All-Scholastic, Eagle Tribune All-Scholastic, Under Armour All-American, All-Conference, and team captain as a senior ... Scored 44 goals with 25 assists and 65 ground balls in her senior season ... Finished high school with 95 goals, 65 assists and 175 ground balls.

Personal: Anne Charlotte Farnham ... Born August 25, 1993 in Newton-Wellsley ... Daughter of Mark and Jayne Farnham ... Sister of Grace, Buddy and Kate Farnham ... Majoring in communication ... Comes from a highly athletic family ... Older sister Grace played field hockey at New Hampshire & Merrimack (2004-07) ... Brother Buddy was an All-American and three-time All-Ivy League selection in football at Brown - was also the New England Player of the Year in 2009 and spent time on the New England Patriots roster in 2010 and 2011 ... Her cousin Bobby played hockey at Brown and is playing in the AHL with the Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins ... Her other cousin Pat is a member of the track team at UMass ... Father Mark was an All-Ivy League lacrosse and football player at Brown from 1976-80 - He is a member of the Brown Hall of Fame and was an All-American and the Ivy League Player of the Year in 1979.

GET TO KNOW ANNE FARNHAM
•What do you like to do in your free time? Get dunkin donuts ice coffee with my friends.
•What is your favorite activity to do in the summertime? Go to the beach and spend time with my family at Cape Cod.
•What do you want to pursue when you graduate college? Passion and happiness.
•Which one of your teammates is most likely to be on the Bachelor? Holly Turner.
•Which one of your teammates is the most addicted to social media? Erika Eipp.
•What are some of your other interests outside of athletics? Going to target, shopping, getting dunkins, spending time with my family.
•What is your favorite TV show? Scandal and General Hospital.
•What is your spirit animal? My sister Grace's mini pig Kibbles.
•What type of music do you enjoy listening to? Country.
•If you could have one superpower, what would it be? Time travel
•What is your favorite food? Ice cream.
•Who is your role model in life? My mom and dad.
•Do you have any superstitions or rituals on game days? Same game day socks & headband.
•What is the most interesting place you have ever visited? Carlsbad Caverns & White Sands, New Mexico.

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