UMass women's lacrosse highlights from the Minutewomen's 10-9 win over George Washington on Sunday, April 7, 2013 at McGuirk Stadium. Katie Ferris led UMass with three goals and three assists to tie the program's all-time career points record (226) set by Jackie Lyons.
WLAX vs. DU (A10 CHAMP.)
Photos by Thom Kendall '93
As a senior in 2014:Game-By-Game Statistics
Recorded a team high 21 points in team's first four games ...Tallied an 8 point game on 3 separate occasions against Vanderbilt (2/9), Colorado (2/14), and Vermont (2/18)...Netted 20 goals and 24 assists for a team-leading 44 points to help UMass to 9-0 start. Had two goals and one assist, along with two ground balls against Southern California (3/22)... Tallied one assist and one draw control in the Northwestern game (3/25)...Had 5 goals and an assist in win over George Washington (4/11)...Scored a hat trick and added 3 assists in 22-2 win against George Mason (4/13).
As a junior in 2013:Game-By-Game Statistics
Named to All-America Third Team, All-Region First Team, A-10 Offensive player of the year, womenslax.com All-American Team, All-Conference First Team ... played in 19 games ... started in 17 games ... scored 52 goals and accumulated 23 assists ... Had 13 groundballs, six caused turnovers, and nine draw controls ... Tallied two goals and one assist against Duquesne (4/21) .. Recorded a seven point game against Temple (4/12) scoring six goals and having one assist ... Had a seven-point game with six goals and one assist at Holy Cross (3/20) ... Scored three goals and had one assist in win over Vermont (3/13) ... Recorded three goals and one assist against Albany (3/8) ... Had a six-point game with three goals and three assists at New Hampshire (2/23) ... Had a five-point game with three goals and two assists against LIU (2/16) ... Recorded six goals and three assists for nine points against USC (2/10).
As a sophomore in 2012:Game-By-Game Statistics Ranked 8th nationally in goals (59), 18th in goals per game (3.11), 4th in points and points per game (98, 5.16) and 14th in assists (39)... Led the Atlantic 10 in points per game and game winning goals and ranked second and third in Atlantic 10 assists and goals respectively... Holds the UMass record for most goals, assists and points in a single season... Ranked 6th in UMass career goals and assists with 115 goals and 55 assists and 8th in career points with 170 points... Started the season in 19 games with 59 goals and 39 assists for 98 points... Also added 14 groundballs, 12 draw controls and seven caused turnovers... Totaled 12 hat tricks and five game winning goals... Also recorded an 11 game scoring streak through the second half of the season...Tallied a career high 10 points in the season opener against Holy Cross (2/15) with seven goals and three assists... Scored five goals and added two assists in win at Richmond (3/30)... Posted six goals and an assist in win over Saint Joseph's (4/6), also contributing four groundballs and one caused turnover... Also tallied 10 points in win over St. Bonaventure (4/15) with four goals and six assists.
As a freshman in 2011:Game-By-Game Statistics Named to the SynapseSports.com Rookie All-American Team and the IWLCA All-Region Second Team ... In the Atlantic 10, earned Rookie of the Year, A-10 All-Conference First Team, All-Rookie Team and All-Tournament Team honors ... Set the UMass single season record for goals (56) and posted the third-most points for a single-season (72) ... Ranked 11th nationally in goals, 19th in points, 18th in points per game (4.0), 16th in goals per game (3.11) ... Her 56 goals and her 72 points were the most scored by any freshman in the NCAA during the season ... Led the Atlantic 10 in goals and goals per game ... Along with her 56 goals, added 16 assists (second most on the team) and 23 groundballs, 11 caused turnovers and 7 draw controls ... Her 4 game-winning goals led the squad ... Posted 15 multi-goal games and 17 multi-point games ... First collegiate goal was the game-winner at No. 18 Boston University (2/23) scored with 4.3 seconds remaining in the game ... Posted a season high five goals on three occasions: at Siena (2/26), vs. Temple (3/31) and at St. Bonaventure (4/10) ... Scored three goals and added an assist in Atlantic 10 Championship game against Richmond (5/1) ... Followed that with three goals and two assists in NCAA Play-In Game win over Canisius (5/7).
Before UMass: Played attack for four years at Carthage Central High School under coach Sue Gallagher ... Was named a Frontier League All-Star following each of her four seasons and also helped the Comets to four-straight New York state championship appearances ... Set the school record for most goals in a season with 138 goals as a junior ... Ended her career with the Comets with 470 goals and 115 assists.
Personal: Katherine Nicole Ferris ... Born October 1, 1992 to Joe and Amie Ferris ... Has one sibling, Kellie ... Majoring in Sociology.
SINGLE-GAME HIGHS: Points: 6, at La Salle, Apr 03, 2011 ; Temple, Mar 31, 2011 Goals: 5, 4 times Assists: 3, at Saint Joseph's, Apr 23, 2011 Shots: 13, at Siena, Feb 26, 2011 Ground balls: 3, George Washington, Apr 15, 2011 ; Stony Brook, Mar 12, 2011 ; vs Richmond, May 01, 2011 Draw controls: 2, Canisius, May 07, 2011 Man-up goals: 1, at Marist, Mar 22, 2011 Free-position goals: 1, George Washington, Apr 15, 2011 ; at Saint Joseph's, Apr 23, 2011 Caused turnovers: 2, Duquesne, Apr 08, 2011 ; at Siena, Feb 26, 2011 ; Albany, Mar 19, 2011