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SJU Women's Lacrosse BIO
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Liz O'Sullivan
Player Profile:
Liz O'Sullivan 2924263
Position: Goalkeeper
Height: 5'10"
Year: Graduate
Hometown: New Canaan, Conn.
High School: New Canaan/University of Notre Dame

Feature Story

2017: SJU's starting goalkeeper for the first 120:00 of the season before missing the remainder of the year due to injury... Went 1-1 with a 10.50 goals against average and .512 save percentage on 22 saves and 55 shots faced... Made SJU debut against American, making 10 saves, six in the second half, and allowing just seven goals, all in the first half, in the full 60:00 for first win as a Hawk... Made a season-high 12 saves in the full 60:00 in following game vs. Temple... Named to SJU Athletic Director's Honor Roll.

2015 (University of Notre Dame): Made all 20 starts... Went 11-9 with a 9.68 goals against average and .412 save percentage... Made seven saves in win over Ohio State in the NCAA Tournament First Round (5/8)... Made 12 saves in win over Virginia in ACC Tournament Quarterfinals (4/23)... Named ACC Defensive Player of the Week (4/25)... Earned additional wins over Cincinnati, Detroit, California, Virginia Tech, Ohio State, Marquette, Virginia, Syracuse, and Michigan in the regular season.

2014 (University of Notre Dame): Made 14 appearances with five starts... Went 3-4 with a 10.08 goals against average and .389 save percentage... Set new school record for most minutes of action played by a second goalkeeper (523:37)... Made collegiate debut in season opener vs. Cincinnati (2/12)... Earned first collegiate win over Louisville (3/8)... Added wins over Marquette and High Point.

High School/Personal: Began work on her MBA with a concentration in data analytics from Saint Joseph's in January 2017... Entered 2017 spring season at SJU with two remaining years of eligibility... Graduated from the University of Notre Dame in December 2016 with a degree in accounting... 2013 High School All-American First Team selection... Three-time All-Connecuticut State selection, earning back-to-back First Team honors during junior and senior seasons... Three-time All-FCIAC First Team pick... 2012 MSG Varsity All-Connecticut pick as a junior... MSG Varsity Connecticut Goalkeeper of the Year... Capped high school career with a 76-14 record and three state championships... New Canaan recordholder for career saves... Four-year varsity letterwinner and senior team captain... Was ranked the No. 2 goalkeeper recruit and No. 41 overall recruit by ESPN in 2013... Played club lacrosse for the Connecticut Chargers... Recipient of the New Canaan High School Senior Leadership Award... Father, Peter, played rugby for Notre Dame... Mother, Mary, played tennis at Montclair State... Grandfather, Peter O'Sullivan II, played lacrosse at Army.

                                             Single-Game Career Highs                                          

AT SJU
Saves:
12 vs. Temple (2/22/17)

Goals Allowed (Lowest, minimum 60:00): 7 vs. American (2/18/17)
Ground Balls: 1 vs. American (2/18/17)

Caused Turnovers: 1 vs. American (2/18/17)

CAREER
Saves: 12 (2x) last vs. Temple (2/22/17)
Goals Allowed (Lowest, minimum 60:00): 4 at Virginia (4/4/15)
Ground Balls: 5 vs. Cincinatti (2/13/15)
Caused Turnovers: 1 (2x) last vs. American (2/18/17)

                                             Saint Joseph's Statistics                                             
YEAR GP-GS MIN GA GAA SAVES PCT. SF W-L GB CT
2017 2-2 120:00 21 10.50 22 .512 55 1-1 1 1
TOTAL 2-2 120:00 21 10.50 22 .512 55 1-1 1 1

                                                    Career Statistics                                                  
YEAR GP-GS MIN GA GAA SAVES PCT. SF W-L GB CT
2014* 14-5 523:37 88 10.08 56 .389 191 3-4 12 0
2015* 20-20 1136:31 183 9.68 129 .413 402 11-9 22 1
2017 2-2 120:00 21 10.50 22 .512 55 1-1 1 1
TOTAL 36-27 1780:08 292 9.84 207 .415 648 15-14 35 2


* - Stats from previous school (University of Notre Dame)

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