Women's Lacrosse

 

37   Eileen McDonald
Eileen  McDonald

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Longmeadow, Mass.

High School:
Longmeadow HS

Height:
5-4

Position:
A

Birthdate:
07/14/1994


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.

04/24/2016

Balanced Effort for No. 19 Women's Lax in 18-3 Win at VCU

Minutewomen secure No. 1 seed for A-10 tourney heading into next week's regular-season finale.

04/21/2016

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

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

04/17/2016

First Half Run Leads No. 19 Women's Lax Past La Salle 19-6

Minutewomen use nine-goal run in first half to improve to 13-1 overall and 6-0 in A-10 play.

04/10/2016

Draw Success Paces No. 19 Women's Lax Past George Washington

Minutewomen win 18-of-26 draw controls en route to 15-9 victory over Colonials.

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

05/10/2015

WLAX NCAA Highlights vs. Maryland (5/10)

Highlights from the UMass women's lacrosse team's loss to top-seeded and No. 1 ranked Maryland in the NCAA Tournament Second Round.

05/04/2015

WLAX Highlights vs. Richmond (5/3)

Highlights from UMass women's lacrosse 8-4 win over Richmond in 2015 Atlantic 10 Championship game.

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...Had three goals against the win over UCONN (3/12)...Notched two goals and an assist against the win over New Hampshire (2/20)

As a junior in 2015: Game-By-Game Statistics
Had a breakout campaign with 28 points on 19 goals and nine assists ... Played in 20 games with four starts ... Also added 11 groundballs, three draw controls, and four caused turnovers ... Started both NCAA Tournament games where she posted a pair of assists, a groundball and a draw control in the win over Jacksonville (5/8) ... Had a goal, a groundball and a caused turnover in the NCAA second round loss at No. 1 Maryland ... In the Atlantic 10 Championship Tournament, recorded a pair of goals in the title game against Richmond (5/3) ... Also had a goal in the A-10 Semifinal win over George Mason (5/1) ... Recorded a career-high four points with two goals and two assists along with two caused turnovers in win at St. Bonaventure (4/4) ... Followed that game with two goals, an assist and a career-high three groundballs in win against Vermont (4/8) ... Had six multi-goal games and nine multi-point games during the year.

As a sophomore in 2014: Game-By-Game Statistics
Played in 14 games ... Finished the season with 15 points on 8 goals and 5 assists ... Scored a goal and recorded one assist in win against Southern California (3/22)...Scored a goal in each of her first two starts of the year vs. Holy Cross (2/19) and Iona (3/1). Had a goal versus Colorado (3/14)... Tallied one goal and one assist against Southern California (3/22)...Scored twice and had a ground ball and draw control in win against George Washington (4/11).

As a freshman in 2013: Game-By-Game Statistics
Played in nine games ... scored six goals and added three assists ... had three ground balls and one draw control ... Recorded a goal and one assist at Holy Cross (3/20) ... Scored two goals and had one draw control at Sacred Heart (3/16) ... Made her first collegiate appearance and tallied one goal and one assist against LIU (2/16).

Before UMass: A four time letter winner for Coach Dudect at Longmeadow High School ... Assisted her team to four Western Mass. Championships ... Two time All-League and All-Western Mass. honoree ... Awarded the Scholar Athlete award and named captain as a senior ... Scored 74 goals along with 14 assists for 88 points in her senior season ... Recorded 192 career points in her high school career.

Personal: Eileen Catherine McDonald ... Born July 14, 1994 in Springfield, Massachusetts ... Daughter of John and Victoria McDonald ... Sister of John, Thomas and Bridget McDonald ... Majoring in Business Administration/Finance ... Is a member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee and will serve on the executive board during the 2015-16 school year ... Also a member of the Minutemen Equity Fund group which is part of the Isenberg School of Management - this is a student-run financial portfolio fund worth an excess of $140,000.

GET TO KNOW EILEEN MCDONALD
•Where is the most interesting place you've visited? Kate and Anne's closet.
•Outside of athletics, what interests do you have? Reading, Cooking and taking pictures of my dogs.
•What do you want to pursue when you graduate college? I will be working at J.P. Morgan in Manhattan.
•What type of music do you enjoy listening to? Country and Al Diaz
• If you could have one superpower, what would it be? Being able to be in multiple places at once.
• Do you have any superstitions or rituals on game days? I like to do my homework before games.
•What is your favorite food? McDonald's.
•Who is your role model in life? My parents.
•What is your spirit animal? A dog.

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