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Ashlyn McGovern

Attack
Position
5'9''
Height
Redshirt Junior
Class
Phoenix, Md.
Hometown
St. Paul's School for Girls
High School / Club
Ashlyn McGovern - Women's Lacrosse - Virginia Cavaliers

2022
• All ACC First Team Selection
• Tied for team lead of 60 goals
• Started and appeared in 18 games
• Has goal scoring streak of 26 games
• Had 8 assists on the season
• Had 4 caused turnovers, and 15 ground balls
• Had team best of 7 goals against Pitt (3/17/22)
• Had 6 goals against Virginia Tech (4/21/22)

2021
• Played in 17 games with 13 starts
• Led the team with 38 goals and 41 points
• Had multiple goals in 11 games
• Scored at least 1 goal in 16 games
• Had multiple goals in the last 4 games
• Won 9 ground balls and caused 17 turnovers

2020
• Played in all eight games with six starts
• ACC Co-Offensive Player of the Week after scoring game-winner and leading UVA with career-high five goals at No. 15 Navy
• Third on the team with 15 goals
• Was 3-for-5 on free position shots
• Had multiple goals in five games
• Finished with four goals in the win at California
• Had two goals and one assist in win over George Mason

2019
• Appeared in 19 games on the year, starting all 19
• Tallied 27 goals and one assist
• Won 15 ground balls and caused nine turnovers

2018 
• Was a redshirt

HIGH SCHOOL
• Played lacrosse and soccer for 4 years for St. Paul’s School for Girls
• 2016 & 2017 lacrosse team MVP
• 2014 & 2016 soccer team MVP
• Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland all conference 2016 & 2017
• MD Under Armour Underclass Team 2016
• Finished high school lacrosse with 201 goals and 45 assists
• 2017 Second Team All-Metro in Baltimore Sun

PERSONAL
• Major: Public Policy (Masters)
• Parents are Chris & Kelly McGovern
• Father played lacrosse a Loyola University 1987-1991
• Brother, Alex, played lacrosse at UNC in 2015, plays at Loyola University 2017-present
• Volunteered at Moveable Feast
• Coach for TLC lacrosse