UMass duo among 132 college seniors selected for Division I, II, & III all-star games.
Quartet part of 108 players named to pool with tryouts held on June 12-14.
Kate Farnham & Hannah Murphy earned All-Region First Team honors.
Six-goal run in the first half breaks open game for Terps as Minutewomen end season 19-2.
Opening draw on Sunday is set for Noon.
Highlights from the UMass women's lacrosse team's loss to top-seeded and No. 1 ranked Maryland in the NCAA Tournament Second Round.
Highlights from the UMass women's lacrosse team's win over Jacksonville in the NCAA Tournament First Round
Highlights from the UMass women's lacrosse team's Atlantic 10 semifinal vs. George Mason.
Highlights from the Minutewomen's 10-6 win over Richmond in the Atlantic 10 Championship game.
Women's Lacrosse Highlights - Boston University
Photos for the NCAA Tournament Second Round game at Maryland on May 10, 2015.
The Minutewomen defeated Jacksonville 13-8 in the NCAA First Round hosted by Maryland.
Photos from UMass' win over Richmond in 2015 A-10 Championship game.
Atlantic 10 Semifinal match between UMass and George Mason
WLAX VS. GW (SENIOR DAY) Photos by Thom Kendall '93
As a senior in 2015: Game-By-Game Statistics Had a historic season leading UMass to a 19-2 overall record as the nation's No. 1 ranked goalie ... Was the backbone of a defense that was ranked for much of the year as No. 1 in the NCAA ... Started all 21 games in cage with a 5.77 goals-against-average and a .523 save percentage ... Named to the IWLCA All-Northeast Region Second Team ... Named the Atlantic 10 Defensive Player of the Year and was a member of the A-10 All-Conference First Team ... Selected to the A-10 All-Tournament Team ... Named the A-10 Defensive Player of the Week on four occasions (2/23, 3/3, 3/30 and 4/13) ... Invited as one of 108 players to tryout for the U.S. Women's National Team ... Made 124 saves in 1,175 minutes played ... Finished the season ranked No. 1 in the NCAA in save percentage and No. 2 in goals-against-average ... Also led the Atlantic 10 in both categories ... her 5.77 goals-against-average was the 11th-best in NCAA history for a single-season ... Finished her career with a 6.77 goals-against-average which ranks as the 8th-best in NCAA history ... Ranks second all-time at UMass for career wins (48) and goals-against-average (6.77) ... Finished her career at UMass with a 48-6 overall record, a 6.77 goals-against-average and a .461 save percentage in 3,322 minutes of work over 70 games ... Had eight games during 2015 where she allowed three-or-fewer goals ... Made a season-high 11 saves in Atlantic 10 semifinal win over George Mason (5/1) ... Matched her season-high with 11 saves in NCAA Tournament Second Round loss at No. 1 Maryland (5/10) ... Made six saves in NCAA Tournament First Round win over Jacksonville (5/8) ... Made nine saves and allowed just two goals in win at Boston University (2/25) ... Made nine saves in a 7-4 loss at No. 20 Albany (3/19).
As a junior in 2014: Game-By-Game Statistics
As a sophomore on 2013: Game-By-Game Statistics
As a freshman in 2012: Game-By-Game Statistics
Before UMass: Four year goalkeeper for the Schoool of the Holy Child in Rye, NY ...Earned four Varsity Letters as the Goal Keeper for the Gryphons ... 2011 Fairchester Athletic Association (FAA) All League/All Conference Award recipient ... United States Women's Under 19 Training Team ... Reebok High School Player of the Year Nominee 2011 ... ESPN Rise Girls Top 20 On The Rise Goalies.
Personal: Rachel Ann Vallarelli ... Born April 7, 1993 ... Daughter of John and Deborah Vallarelli ... Enjoys photography, reading, music, and drawing ... Most admires her coaches here guide her how to be not only a better player, but also a better person as well ... Most admired athlete is Herb Brooks because of his motivational skills and attributes and how he believed in a group of college kids to accomplish the impossible ... Majored in Sport Management.
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