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Avery Shoemaker

Wyndmoor, Pa.
Penn Charter School
High School / Club
Avery Shoemaker - Women's Lacrosse - Virginia Cavaliers

• IWLCA All-Region Second Team
• All-ACC First Team
• Played and started in 18 games
• Third on the team with a career-high of 51 goals this season
• Fourth on the team with 11 assists this season
• Had 15 ground balls, 12 draw controls and 6 caused turnovers
• Scored multiple goals in 16 games, with 10 of those being hat tricks

• Played in 20 games with 19 starts
• Totaled 46 points on 34 goals and 12 assists
• Had 30 ground balls, 37 draw controls and 17 caused turnovers
• Scored multiple goals in nine games
• Had career-high five goals against Oregon (3/29/17) and Navy (4/12/17)
• Picked up career-high four ground balls and three caused turnovers while dishing out career-high three assists, including on the game-winner in win over Richmond (2/22/17)
• Recorded career-high six draw controls against North Carolina (5/14/17)

• Played in six games
• Made collegiate debut against William & Mary and scored first career goal against the Tribe
• Scored a goal in the win over JMU (3/23)
• Had a draw control at Notre Dame (3/19)

• Four-year varsity starter at Penn Charter, tallying 237 goals, 88 assists, 203 draw controls, 113 ground balls and 73 caused turnovers in her career
• Four-time First Team All-Inter-Ac League
• 2014 Philadelphia Inquirer Second Team All-South Eastern PA
• Two-time Philadelphia Under Armour Underclass All-American (2013-14)
• Also was a three-year varsity starter for the Penn Charter field hockey team
• Also ran varsity cross country her senior year
• 2015 Inter Academic League Athletic Director’s Award for Leadership and Sportsmanship

• Mother, Alison Shoemaker, played varsity ice hockey at St. Lawrence
• Father, John Shoemaker, was an All-American lacrosse player at Penn
• Has an older sister, Anna